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Timothy Prescott's Lesson Book, 1803

Author:
Prescott, Timothy (student)
Donor:
Prescott, Gertrude
Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI)
Physical description:
0.15 cu. ft.: 1 volume
Type:
Newspapers
Collection descriptions
Lesson books
Place:
Massachusetts
Date:
1802
1802-1803
1803
19th century
Notes:
A note to "Mr. Watkins" (probably Malcolm Watkins, SI curator) from the donor in the collection control file indicates that the lesson book is dated Jan. 10, 1803 and that it was "used in Westford before [Timothy Prescott] moved to Littleton and then Concord."
Summary:
Lesson book text consists primarily of mathematical exercises, with a few pages devoted to penmanship. Also includes a partial page of the "Republican Gazetteer, Boston, Sept. 4, 1802, used as an end page.
Cite as:
Timothy Prescott's Lesson Book, 1803, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Mathematics
Penmanship
Education
Students
Local number:
247104 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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