Correspondence of Robert Maskell Patterson and his son Thomas Leiper Patterson [manuscript] 1834-47.

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Patterson, Robert M. (Robert Maskell), 1787-1854. Correspondence of Robert Maskell Patterson and his son Thomas Leiper Patterson [manuscript] 1834-47.

Correspondence of Robert Maskell Patterson and his son Thomas Leiper Patterson [manuscript] 1834-47.

Regarding the latter's student escapades at the U. Va., and his career as engineer of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal.

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Patterson, Robert M. (Robert Maskell), 1787-1854

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Robert Maskell Patterson was a professor of natural philosophy at the University of Pennsylvania and director of the U.S. Mint. His father, Robert Patterson, was a revolutionary soldier and mathematician. He taught mathematics at the University of Pennsylvania, 1779-1814, and was the director of the U.S. Mint, 1805-1824. From the description of Papers, 1775-1853. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122616093 Robert Maskell Patterson was a professor ...