Rood, Ogden N. (Ogden Nicholas), 1831-1902.
Biography and History
Ogden N. Rood (Princeton Class of 1852), a physicist by training, was a professor of chemistry at the University of Troy (N.Y.) (1858-1863) before joining the physics faculty at Columbia College. An amateur artist, Rood was also interested in color science and published several books on color and the perception of color.
Source: From the finding aid for C0602
Call Number: C0602
Consists primarily of letters by Ogden N. Rood (Princeton Class of 1852), written from Troy, N. Y.and Munich, Germany.