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Joel Ryder Cyphering Books

Collector:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).  Search this
Author:
Ryder, Joel  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Place:
New York (State)
New Jersey
Date:
1792-1793.
Scope and Contents:
Two cyphering books belonging to and/or compiled by Joel Ryder (or Rider) of either New York or New Jersey, containing mathematical tables, square roots, computations, etc. One book bears the date 1792, the other 1793. Both soft-bound in cloth. One contains a number of locks of hair.
General Note:
First page of one book spells the name "Rider".
Provenance:
Collection donated by John Ryder, and Mrs. C.L. DiMarco, 1973, Febuary 13.
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:
Arithmetic -- Study and teaching  Search this
Hair  Search this
Hair art  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts -- 18th century
Citation:
Joel Ryder Cyphering Books, 1792-1793, Archives Center.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0089
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0089

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