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The Resource Justin Smith Morrill : Father of the Land-Grant Colleges

Justin Smith Morrill : Father of the Land-Grant Colleges

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Justin Smith Morrill : Father of the Land-Grant Colleges
Title
Justin Smith Morrill
Title remainder
Father of the Land-Grant Colleges
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Smith Morrill: Almost every land-grant college or university in the United States has a building named for him; but are his contributions truly recognized and understood? Here is the first biography on this renowned statesman in six decades. Representative and then senator from Vermont, Morrill began his tenure in Congress in 1855 and served continuously for forty-three years. His thirty- one years in the upper chamber alone earned him the title ""Father of the Senate."" Coy F. Cross reveals a complex and influential political figure who, as chair of the House Ways and Means Committee, and
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Cross II, Coy F
Dewey number
973.66092
Index
no index present
LC call number
E664.M8 C76 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Cross, Coy F
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  • Morrill, Justin S.
  • United States
  • Legislators
  • State universities and colleges
  • Morrill, Justin S.
  • United States
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Legislators
  • State universities and colleges
  • United States
Label
Justin Smith Morrill : Father of the Land-Grant Colleges
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Publication
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unknown
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Preface; Chapter 1: The Making of Justin Morrill; Chapter 2: Mr. Morrill Goes to Washington; Chapter 3: The Morrill Tariff; Chapter 4: The Irrepressible Conflict; Chapter 5: Morrill's Monument: The Land-Grant College Act; Chapter 6: The Politician Inside the Public Servant; Chapter 7: Senator Morrill; Chapter 8: Beautifying Washington; Epilogue; Bibliography; Index
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888748209
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unknown
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1 online resource (180 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9780870139055
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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22573/ctt6xttdq
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)888748209
Label
Justin Smith Morrill : Father of the Land-Grant Colleges
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Preface; Chapter 1: The Making of Justin Morrill; Chapter 2: Mr. Morrill Goes to Washington; Chapter 3: The Morrill Tariff; Chapter 4: The Irrepressible Conflict; Chapter 5: Morrill's Monument: The Land-Grant College Act; Chapter 6: The Politician Inside the Public Servant; Chapter 7: Senator Morrill; Chapter 8: Beautifying Washington; Epilogue; Bibliography; Index
Control code
888748209
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (180 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780870139055
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6xttdq
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)888748209

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