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Byrom's Shorthand
   Breaking an Eighteenth Century Shorthand System [James J. Gillogly]
This paper orinally appeared in Cryptologia April 1987;Volume XI, Number 2. William Coleman wrote a letter in longhand and shorthand dated 14 Jun 1796. This paper describes the cryptanalysis of the shorthand portions of the letter and the subsequent identification of the system as Byrom's Shorthand.
   John Wesley's diary for 1740
This small pocket diary in shorthand was a gift to Drew University in 1880 when the Osborn Collection of Wesleyana was purchased by trustee Anderson Fowler.

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