Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: MSC 0636
Scope and Contents Handwritten pages of mathematical formulas and problems with examples and cases, done by John Blair of Grainger County, Tenn., ca. 1810. Some of the entries are dated 1809 and 1810 and the final entry in the volume is dated October 2, 1811. John Blair was the son of John Blair and Sary (Sarah) Blair. He was born in 1793 and died in 1840. 1 volume (linen cover bordered with hand stitched leather trim. Some damage to spine and a hole in the back cover).
Dates: circa 1810
Identifier: MM.1997.115 a&b
Scope and Contents Two handwritten volumes re: arithmetic, mathematics, etc. done by Michael Davis, ca. 1797. MM.1997.115 a: Vol. 1. Includes family entries for the John and Rebecca Davis family, the Josiah and Nancy Berry family, and the Thomas and Mary Neatherey family. Original entry dates go up to ca. 1843. Also includes : ‘A List of Jurors in Captain Williams’ Company, Knox County, Tenn.’ 1830; and 1831 list of support paid for Patsy Summers, a pauper of Knox County. MM.1997.115 b: Vol. 2. Includes short...
Dates: circa 1797-1843
Scope and Contents Four unrelated miscellaneous manuscripts/fragments. 1. Signature of William T. Haskell on fragment of paper with printed words ‘Clavis Virgiliana.’ 2. Fragment of deed. Name ‘James Bone’ is visible. 3. Mathematical equations; handwritten note on reverse. 4. Mathematical equations.