Award: Chauvenet Prize
Year of Award: 1938
Publication Information: Bulletin of the AMS, vol. 42 (1936), pp. 49-73
Summary: A discussion of the theorems grouped around the notion of a cut point of a continuum and the key which this notion gives to the structure of a continuum through its decomposition into cyclic elements.
About the Author: G.T. Whyburn was at the University of Virginia at the time of publication.