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Garland Wheeler cyphering book

Identifier: MS-SC3772
Scope and Contents Collection consists of one cypher book dating from January 1814 containing over 183 handwritten pages. While a student, Garland Wheeler recorded various math and business problem solving concepts, word problems, providing examples for each. Several different categories of work were considered, including addition and subtraction of whole numbers (and money), multiplication, single and double “rule of three” and their inverses, division of stock under a partnership or single fellowship, barter,...
Dates: 1814

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  • Subject: Mathematics X
  • Names: Wheeler, Garland, 1791-1862 X