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Images of Mathematicians on Postage Stamps

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Author:Jeff Miller, Gulf High School, New Port Richey, FL
Description: An alphabetical list of mathematicians whose images appear on postage stamps (Abel, Archimedes, Cauchy, Descartes, Euler, Galois, Gauss, Kovalevskaya, Laplace, Leibniz, Newton, Pascal, Poincaré, Ramanujan, and more), with countries, dates of issuance, and links to enlarged images of the stamps. With, in addition, Other Mathematics Stamps (Globe and Sputnik orbits, The Pythagorean theorem, Maxwell's Law, Napier, logarithms, Einstein's theory, and many more).

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Dictionaries, Glossaries, Thesauri
Math Topics: History and Biography, Art

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