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Fisher, Thomas

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1801 - 1856

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Thomas Fisher manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-119
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume manuscript of poetry, written by Thomas Fisher. Poems included in the volume are largely related to related to American history.
Dates: Undated

Thomas Fisher commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-03-011
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume commonplace book of Thomas Fisher. It includes poetry, copies of letters, and extracts.
Dates: Undated

Thomas Fisher letterbook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-007
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume letterbook of Thomas Fisher. The majority of correspondence included is business correspondence related to Fisher's mathematics and his book, "Dial of the Seasons, or a Portraiture of Nature," on Fisher's theory of the effect of "the angles of incidence of the meridian sunlight." There are also a small number of letters of personal correspondence, generally letters of introduction for friends or family traveling to Philadelphia or New York.
Dates: 1823-1859

Thomas Fisher signature album

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-05-003
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the single volume signature album of Thomas Fisher. The note on the inside cover reads: "The undersigned have examined Mr. Thomas Fisher's Diagrams for Generalizing and Simplifying Mathematical Principles; and believing them to be Novel and useful, subscribe in order to promote their publication." At the back of the volume there is a facsimile list of subscription to the Nonimportation Resolutions.
Dates: Undated