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The First century of the republic: a review of American progress. By the Rev. Theodore D. Woolsey ... F.A.P. Barnard ... [and others]

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Author:
Woolsey, Theodore Dwight 1801-1889  Search this
Physical description:
2 p. l., [7]-506 p. illus. (incl. ports., maps) 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1876
Notes:
"Nearly all of the papers here published were originally contributed to Harper's magazine."--Publisher's advertisement.
Contents:
I. Introduction: colonial progress, by E. Lawrence.--II. Mechanical progress by E.H. Knight.--III.Progress in manufacture, by D.A. Wells.--IV. Agricultural progress, by W.H. Brewer.--V. The develop ment of our mineral resources, by T.S. Hunt.--VI. Commercial development, by E. Atkinson.--VII. Growth and distribution of population, by F.A. Walker.--VIII. Monetary development, by W.G. Sumner.--IX.The experiment of the union, with its preparations, by T.D. Woolsey ...--X. Educational progress, b y E. Lawrence.--XI. Scientific progress: 1. The exact sciences, by F.A.P. Barnard. 2. Natural science, by T. Gill.--XII. A century of American literature, by E.P. Whipple.--XIII. Progress of the fine arts, by S.S. Conant.--XIV. Medical and sanitary progress, by A. Flint.--XV. American jurisprudence,by B.V. Abbott.--XVI. Humanitarian progress, by C.L. Brace.--XVII. Religious development, by J.F. H urst
Topic:
History  Search this
Call number:
E179.F535X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_257969