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Timothy Prescott's Lesson Book

Topic:
Republican Gazetteer (Boston newspaper)
Author:
Prescott, Timothy (student)  Search this
Donor:
Prescott, Gertrude  Search this
Prescott, Gertrude  Search this
Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Extent:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 volume)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Newspapers
Lesson books
Place:
Massachusetts -- 19th century
Date:
1803
Scope and Contents:
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.
Biographical / Historical:
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."
Provenance:
Collection donated by Gertrude Prescott, 1963, April.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Students -- 19th century  Search this
Penmanship -- 19th century  Search this
Education -- 19th century  Search this
Mathematics -- 19th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Newspapers -- 19th century
Lesson books
Citation:
Timothy Prescott's Lesson Book, 1803, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0032
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0032

Fame and photography : portrait publications in Great Britain, 1856-1900 / by Gertrude Mae Prescott

Author:
Prescott, Gertrude Mae  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. (xxxvi, 460 leaves) : ill., ports. ; 29 cm
Type:
Portraits
Biography
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
1986
1985
19th century
Topic:
Portrait photography  Search this
Photography--History  Search this
Illustrated books--History  Search this
Portraits, British  Search this
Celebrities  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Call number:
TR575 .P93 1985a
TR575.P93 1985a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_305589

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