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Book/Printed Material Men of progress, Wisconsin : a selected list of biographical sketches and portraits of the leaders in business, professional and official life, together with short notes on the history and character of Wisconsin

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Title

  • Men of progress, Wisconsin : a selected list of biographical sketches and portraits of the leaders in business, professional and official life, together with short notes on the history and character of Wisconsin

Summary

  • This large compendium features brief portraits and substantial biographies of the civic, political, and business leaders active in Wisconsin at the end of the nineteenth century. Some members of the clergy are also represented, as are a small number of musical and artistic figures and civil servants. The editors provide a historical introduction and an alphabetical index.

Names

  • Aikens, Andrew J. (Andrew Jackson), 1830-1909.
  • Proctor, Lewis A. (Lewis Amsden).

Created / Published

  • Milwaukee : The Evening Wisconsin Company, 1897.

Headings

  • -  Wisconsin--Biography

Notes

  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Medium

  • 640 p. : ports. ; 32 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • F580 .A29

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 03019127

Online Format

  • image
  • pdf

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Chicago citation style:

Aikens, Andrew J, and Lewis A Proctor. Men of progress, Wisconsin: a selected list of biographical sketches and portraits of the leaders in business, professional and official life, together with short notes on the history and character of Wisconsin. Milwaukee: The Evening Wisconsin Company, 1897. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/03019127/.

APA citation style:

Aikens, A. J. & Proctor, L. A. (1897) Men of progress, Wisconsin: a selected list of biographical sketches and portraits of the leaders in business, professional and official life, together with short notes on the history and character of Wisconsin. Milwaukee: The Evening Wisconsin Company. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/03019127/.

MLA citation style:

Aikens, Andrew J, and Lewis A Proctor. Men of progress, Wisconsin: a selected list of biographical sketches and portraits of the leaders in business, professional and official life, together with short notes on the history and character of Wisconsin. Milwaukee: The Evening Wisconsin Company, 1897. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/03019127/>.