William & Mary | Earl Gregg Swem Library Special Collections Database

Search

Joseph Copley Notebook, 1729

Title
Joseph Copley Notebook, 1729
ID
Mss. MsV Nm1
Extent
0.2 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Algebra textbook, 1729, of rules and cases kept by J. Moyle, perhaps in England, though Jos. Copley's name is on the inside front cover.  On page 129, Mr. Oughtred's solution is given.  He was an English mathematician.
Creators
Copley, Joseph
Subjects
Algebra--Study and teaching
Genres
Notebooks
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Preferred Citation
Joseph Copley Notebook, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Records
Printer-friendly Printer-friendly | Email Us Email Us