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The Resource The world of Eli Whitney, by Jeannette Mirsky & Allan Nevins

The world of Eli Whitney, by Jeannette Mirsky & Allan Nevins

Label
The world of Eli Whitney
Title
The world of Eli Whitney
Statement of responsibility
by Jeannette Mirsky & Allan Nevins
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1903-1987
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mirsky, Jeannette
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1890-1971
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nevins, Allan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Whitney, Eli
Label
The world of Eli Whitney, by Jeannette Mirsky & Allan Nevins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 317-337
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Two revolutionists at an inn -- Farm and forge -- The emergence of the machine -- The village schoolmaster -- The Yale years -- Mulberry Grove -- The great invention -- Cotton and the industrial revolution -- Will the planters pay? -- The battle for the patent -- Arms for the government -- Justice from South Carolina -- Judge Johnson's decision -- The birth of the machine-tool industry -- The arms manufactory at Mill Rock -- Jefferson and a practical demonstration -- The master manufacturer -- The feud with Irvine -- The rise of the national arms system -- Catherine and Henrietta -- Into new hands -- The American scene after Eli Whitney -- Whitney's short description of the gin -- Letters from Robert Fulton and Oliver Evans relating to patent laws -- Statement of the referees: Miller and Whitney final settlement -- Remarks relating to Whitney and the New Haven Bank -- Estate, will and codicil of Eli Whitney
Control code
818314
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 346 pages
Lccn
52004520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait
Label
The world of Eli Whitney, by Jeannette Mirsky & Allan Nevins
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 317-337
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Two revolutionists at an inn -- Farm and forge -- The emergence of the machine -- The village schoolmaster -- The Yale years -- Mulberry Grove -- The great invention -- Cotton and the industrial revolution -- Will the planters pay? -- The battle for the patent -- Arms for the government -- Justice from South Carolina -- Judge Johnson's decision -- The birth of the machine-tool industry -- The arms manufactory at Mill Rock -- Jefferson and a practical demonstration -- The master manufacturer -- The feud with Irvine -- The rise of the national arms system -- Catherine and Henrietta -- Into new hands -- The American scene after Eli Whitney -- Whitney's short description of the gin -- Letters from Robert Fulton and Oliver Evans relating to patent laws -- Statement of the referees: Miller and Whitney final settlement -- Remarks relating to Whitney and the New Haven Bank -- Estate, will and codicil of Eli Whitney
Control code
818314
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 346 pages
Lccn
52004520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait

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