Found 7 collections related to Exercise books

Bleecker, Jacob
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 22938
.08 linear feet (1 volume)
Jacob Bleecker's exercise book for merchants contains explanations and examples of mathematical concepts as they relate to trade. The bulk of the volume comprises examples of mathematics problems and their workings. Headings in the volume include... more
Rogers, Matilda Livingston, 1836-1890
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2610
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Recipe book of Matilda Livingston Rogers, compiled in the United States after 1850, indexed. The volume also includes French exercises, 1850.
Lewis, James
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1744
.1 linear feet (1 volume)
Exercise book in mathematics kept from 1788 to 1838(?), probably by James Lewis in New York. Binding is lined with part of a New York newspaper of January 1, 1788
Van Cortland, Elizabeth
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3126
.13 linear feet (1 volume)
Notebook containing examples in arithmetic, autographed: "Eliza Van Cortland began her book 13th October 1690" [actual date was October 13, 1800]
Ladd, John
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1676
.06 linear feet (1 volume)
This book belonged to John Ladd, Jr. of Coventry, England. It contains exercises in simple arithmetic, completed in 1783
Ottley, Thomas
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2310
.38 linear feet (3 volumes)
Three student exercise books kept by Thomas Ottley while he was a student at the Gilling School in Easby, England. One volume contains arithmetic and accounting problems, 1801-1802; another contains geometry problems, 1803; and the other contains... more
Melville, Augusta, 1821-1876
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 24415
1.46 linear feet (4 boxes)
The collection of Augusta Melville papers, 1796-1863, consists primarily of over 500 letters, chiefly addressed to Augusta Melville, sister of author Herman Melville, and members of her extended family and friends. These letters describe in... more
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