Ciphering-Book, The Property of Miss Ann Louisa Bear


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Item No: frkm127000
Title: Ciphering-Book, The Property of Miss Ann Louisa Bear
Scripts/Text: Cursive
Language: English
Physical Description: Ruled wove paper; ink.
Category: Ciphering book (Rechenbuch)
Media Type: Manuscripts
Source: Rare Book Department

Manuscript book on ruled paper.

Binding: Shown in image. Pamphlet-bound in blue paper faded to brown on exterior, printed in black. Wording on front: "CIphering-book, the property of..." and written in, "Miss Ann Louisa Bear." A poem is also printed, about education. Pictures of a horse car and steam car are depicted, and the cover is dated 1835, Bethania, PA.

Associated Names: Bear, Ann Louisa
Secondary Place Town/Township: Geographic Coverage State/Province:Pennsylvania
Geographic Coverage City/Town/Township:Bethania
Geographic Coverage Note:As per the cover of the book

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): ca. 1835
Image Dimensions Width: 32 cm
ShelfMark: FLP Borneman Ms. 127

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