References for Schieffelin Claytor

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  8. Pioneer African American Mathematicians, Department of Mathematics, University of Pennsylvania.
  9. William Claytor, A Mathematical Genius, African American Registry.
  10. S W Williams, William Schieffelin Claytor, Mathematicians of the African Diaspora, The Mathematics Department, State University of New York at Buffalo.

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