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Perry, Thomas, Jr., 1768 - ca.1845.


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Thomas Perry, Jr., schoolmaster copybook

Identifier: 1961-0212M
Scope and Contents This volume is a copybook written over several months by Thomas Perry, an Elbert County, GA, schoolmaster. Quaint drawings and forms to be used for documents and letter writing are included. Loose papers contain a draft of a letter to his parents. The book contains mathematical rules and equations used in farming, trade and shipping, with formulas, exercises and problems. It was also partly a calligraphic exercise demonstrating ornate scripts. Perry divided the book into chapters with...
Dates: 1793