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Surveying workbook : manuscript, 1793-1795
Title
Surveying workbook : manuscript, 1793-1795
Subject
Description
Notes from Robert Gibson's Treatise of practical surveying, including diagrams and tables, with field notes and comments.
With two later items: manuscript notes, apparently by a former owner, on the book's supposed history (draft for a Harvard College mathematics textbook written by a William Bolton, lost and recovered from Boston harbor, etc.) and notes in an unidentified hand on a textbook on Kinematics.
MS Am 2082. Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Repository
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
Date
1793-1795
Contributor
Bolton, William , active 1790 (attributed name.)
Related Resource
A treatise of practical surveying
Format
print
1 v. (153 leaves) ; 15 cm.
Language
eng
Type
Text
Harvard textbooks
Citation
“Surveying workbook : manuscript, 1793-1795,” Colonial North American Project at Harvard, accessed April 26, 2017, http://colonialnorthamerican.library.harvard.edu/items/show/12064.