Joel Ryder Cyphering Books

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0089
Creators:
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).
Ryder, Joel
Dates:
1792-1793.
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.5 cubic feet
1 box
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Two cyphering books belonging to and/or compiled by Joel Ryder (or Rider) of either New York or New Jersey, containing mathematical tables, square roots, computations, etc. One book bears the date 1792, the other 1793. Both soft-bound in cloth. One contains a number of locks of hair.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by Craig A. Orr, 1989
Author
Craig A. Orr
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection donated by John Ryder, and Mrs. C.L. DiMarco, 1973, Febuary 13.

General Note
General Note
First page of one book spells the name "Rider".

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Joel Ryder Cyphering Books, 1792-1793, Archives Center.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Ownership and Custodial History
Ownership and Custodial History
Transferred from the Division of Domestic Life, 2/84.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Arithmetic -- Study and teaching Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
New York (State) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
New Jersey Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts -- 18th century Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hair Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hair art Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mathematics Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI). Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu