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Men of progress: embracing biographical sketches of representative Michigan men; with an outline history of the state ...
Summary
This book provides full-page biographies of men prominent in Michigan's business, professional, political, educational, and cultural life in the late nineteenth century. Although the entries are not in alphabetical order, there is an alphabetical index on pp. xi-xiv. The entries are preceded by an extensive selection of historical background materials under such headings as "The Civil Commonwealth," "The Military Record," "Educational," "Material Interests," "Religious Organizations," and "Miscellaneous" (which discusses the political parties, liquor traffic, including prohibition laws, and also provides tables). The religion section includes information about church doctrine and polity for mainline denominations, and the educational section summarizes major institutional issues and conflicts at the University of Michigan.
Contributor Names
Evening News Association (Detroit, Mich.)
Created / Published
Detroit, Mich., Published by The Evening News Association, 1900.
Subject Headings
-  Michigan--Biography
-  Michigan--History
Notes
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site, and on microfilm.
Medium
2 p.l., [vii]-xiv p., 1 l., 528 p. illus. (ports.) 32 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
F565 .M55
Microfilm 43276 F
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gdc/lhbum.29692
Library of Congress Control Number
01029692
Language
English
Online Format
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Description
This book provides full-page biographies of men prominent in Michigan's business, professional, political, educational, and cultural life in the late nineteenth century. Although the entries are not in alphabetical order, there is an alphabetical index on pp. xi-xiv. The entries are preceded by an extensive selection of historical background materials under such headings as "The Civil Commonwealth," "The Military Record," "Educational," "Material Interests," "Religious Organizations," and "Miscellaneous" (which discusses the political parties, liquor traffic, including prohibition laws, and also provides tables). The religion section includes information about church doctrine and polity for mainline denominations, and the educational section summarizes major institutional issues and conflicts at the University of Michigan.
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Chicago citation style:

Evening News Association. Men of progress: embracing biographical sketches of representative Michigan men; with an outline history of the state. Detroit, Mich., Published by The Evening News Association, 1900. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/01029692/.

APA citation style:

Evening News Association. (1900) Men of progress: embracing biographical sketches of representative Michigan men; with an outline history of the state. Detroit, Mich., Published by The Evening News Association. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/01029692/.

MLA citation style:

Evening News Association. Men of progress: embracing biographical sketches of representative Michigan men; with an outline history of the state. Detroit, Mich., Published by The Evening News Association, 1900. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/01029692/>.

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