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Mathematics--Study and teaching--Virginia--History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Thomas Bridgforth Copybook

 Collection
Identifier: MS 00146
Scope and Contents Mathematics copybook kept by Thomas Bridgforth in Lunenburg County, Virginia. Gives rules for solving various problems and examples of calculations. Book has been laminated and rebound.

Michael Kelly Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 90 K29
Scope and Contents Four mathematical copybooks, 1841-1849 and n.d., with handwritten entries belonging to Elizabeth Gernet[s] and Isaac Knecht. Also included are S. Augustus Mitchell's First Lessons in Georgraphy for Young Children (1870) and Peter Parley's Method of Telling About Georgraphy to Children (1840).

Department of Mathematics Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 146
Scope and Contents Acc. 1988.003: Contains syllabi and exams for math courses taught at William and Mary from 1958-1986. The inventory for this accession is available in the box list section of this finding aid.

This collection also contains announcements, minutes, reports, and other printed material from the Department of Mathematics.

Thomas P. Watkins Notebook

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.163
Scope and Contents Mathematics notebook, circa 1820-1822, of Thomas P. Watkins, a student at the College of William and Mary. Includes Watkins' notes on plane trigonometry, likely taught by Ferdinand Stewart Campbell. Includes theorems, proofs, and corollaries, as well as drawings which illustrate each of them.