Samuel M. Talley trigonometry notebook and account book


Creator: Talley, Samuel M., 1815-1896
Date(s): 1833-1863
Bulk Dates: 1833-1834
Call Number: MSS 0097, Item 0112
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: This trigonometry and surveying notebook belonged to Samuel M. Talley, who lived in Brandywine Hundred, near Wilmington, Delaware, in the nineteenth century. The notebook features mathematical problems and solutions related to the principles of trigonometry and the surveying of land. The latter part of the volume contains an account book listing wages due for farm labor.
Physical Description: 1 volume (140 pages) 21 cm
Source: Purchase, 1982.
Processing: Processed by Kate Hand, October 2007. Encoded by E. Evan Echols, May 2014.