2 cubic f e e t
Provenance: The Ohio H i s t o r i c a l Society acquired the Copybook
Collection between 1938 and 1969. S h e r r i l l Dryden- Baird
processed t h e c o l l e c t i o n in April 1981.
Property r i g h t s : The Ohio H i s t o r i c a l Society owns the property
r i g h t s t o t h i s c o l l e c t i o n .
Copyrights: Copyrights have not been dedicated t o the public.
Consideration of t h e requirements of copyright is the responsi-b
i l i t y of the author and publisher.
Access: This c o l l e c t i o n is open under the r u l e s and regulations
of the Ohio H i s t o r i c a l Society.
C i t a t i o n : Researchers are requested t o c i t e c o l l e c t i o n name,
c o l l e c t i o n number, and the Ohio H i s t o r i c a l Society in a l l
footnote and b i b l i o g r a p h i c references.
Scope and content: The Copybook Collection dates from 1787 t o
1855 and occupies two cubic f e e t . The c o l l e c t i o n primarily
c o n s i s t s of a r i t h m e t i c and penmanship copybooks of e a r l y
nineteenth century Ohio and Pennsylvania schoolchildren. A
copybook of an Edmonton, England, p u p i l and a corkb book of a
Western Trade Granger's Commercial College student are also
included. The c o l l e c t i o n inventory lists s t u d e n t s ' names,
l o c a t i o n i f known, and dates of copybooks.
a- ox Folder Description
Robert L. Donough, C i n c i n n a t i , Ohio, 1832;
M i s s Wallis, Edmonton, England, 1827 ( 2 i t e m s )
Gideon B. Cotant, Greenwich, Huron County,
John Woodruff, Marietta, Ohio, 1802
William Lafayette Winstead, 1843
Abraham Wilson, ca. 1790
Thomas Sugar, 1827- 1828
Seth Cook, 1807
Sarah Decker, ca. 1790
William Wilson, 1802
James S a l t e r , 1790
Wilson T u r r i l l , 1824
Mary Catherine Campbell, undated
Margaret Smith, Philadelphia, Penn., 1835, ( 2 vols
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