Over 250 boxes
Correspondence and papers of Karl
Pearson (1857-1936), Goldsmid Professor of applied Mathematics & Mechanics,
UCL 1884-1911, Galton Professor of Eugenics 1911-1933. The collection
also includes papers of Walter Frank Raphael Weldon (1860-1906),
Jodrell Professor of Zoology & Comparative Anatomy, UCL 1890-1899.
Published Handlist: A list of the papers and correspondence
of Karl Pearson (1857-1936) held in the Manuscripts Room,
University College London Library compiled by M Merrington, B Blundell,
S Burrough, J Golden, J Hogarth (University College London, 1983).
There is also a card index of correspondence available in the
Special Collections reading room.
A selection of Pearson images taken from the Special
Collections Digital Archive:
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Last modified 12 April 2005