Guide to the Exercise Book of Sally Ann Barton 1822-1823 MG 757

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Descriptive Summary
Biographical Note
Scope and Content Note
Restrictions
Access Points
Administrative Information

Guide to the Exercise Book of Sally Ann Barton
1822-1823
MG 757
The New Jersey Historical Society
52 Park Place
Newark, New Jersey 07102Contact: NJHS Library
Contact: NJHS Library
(973) 596-8500 x249
library@jerseyhistory.org
http://www.jerseyhistory.org
© 2004 All rights reserved.The New Jersey Historical Society, Publisher
The New Jersey Historical Society, Publisher
Inventory prepared by Bob Golon as part of the “Farm to City” project funded by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.Finding aid encoded by Danielle Kovacs. February 2004. Production of the EAD 2002 version of this finding aid was made possible by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Finding aid written in English.


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Sally Ann Barton
Title: Sally Ann Barton Exercise Book
Dates: 1822-1823
Abstract: Consists of an exercise book containing penmanship, poetry, and mathematics lessons.
Quantity: 1 volume
Collection Number: MG 757

Biographical Note

Nothing is known about Sally Ann Barton, the student who used this exercise book. These books, however, were commonly used by students in the nineteenth century for the repetitive practice of penmanship and mathematics.

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Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a manuscript exercise book containing penmanship, poetry, and mathematics exercises. Many of the penmanship exercises are repetitive in nature. The mathematics exercises consist of addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, and the solving of word problems.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

There are no access restrictions on this collection.

Photocopying of materials is limited and no materials may be photocopied without permission from library staff.

Use Restrictions

Researchers wishing to publish, reproduce, or reprint materials from this collection must obtain permission.

The New Jersey Historical Society complies with the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code), which governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions and protects unpublished materials as well as published materials.

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Access Points

The entries below represent persons, organizations, topics, forms, and occupations documented in this collection.
Subject Names:
Barton, Sally Ann, fl. 1822.
Subject Topics:
Education–United States–History–Sources.
Subject Places:
New Jersey–History–1775-1865.
Document Types:
Exercise books.
Subject Occupations
Students–New Jersey.

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Administrative Information

Custodial History

The source of this collection is unknown.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as: Manuscript Group 757, Sally Ann Barton Exercise Book, The New Jersey Historical Society.

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