New American Supplement to the Latest Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica - Ed. Under the Personal Supervision of Day Otis Kellog - Illustrated Wi
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1897 edition. Excerpt: ...People of Lndia and Ceylon (1891); and several others. HURTER, Friedrich Emanuel Von, a Swiss historian; born at Schaffhausen, Switzerland, March 19, 1787. He studied theology at Gottingen and became a minister at Schaffhausen in 1824, but resigned in 1841, and embraced Catholicism in 1844; two years afterward he was appointed historiographer to the Emperor of Austria. Some of his works are Geschichte des Ostgothischen Konigs Theodorich und seiner Regierung (1807); Geschichte Kaiser Ferdinands II und seiner Eltern (1862); Geburt und Wiedergeburt (1845). He died at Gratz, Aug. 27, 1865. HUSBANDRY, Patrons Of. See Farmers' Organizations, in these Supplements. HUSH Or HUSI. See Husch, Vol. XII, p. 402. HUSSEY'S REAPER. See Harvesting MaChinery, in these Supplements. HUTCH INS, Thomas, an American geographer; born in Monmouth, New Jersey, in 1730; was in the British service as engineer until the Revolution, when he was imprisoned in 1779 on account of his American sympathies. On his release he became geographer-general on the staff of General Greene in South Carolina. Besides other works he published A Topographical Description of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland and North Carolina (1778); History, Narrative and Topographical Description of Louisiana and West Florida (1784). He died in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, April 28, 1789. HUTCHINSON, a city, railroad center and the capital of Reno County, southern central Kansas, situated on the Arkansas River, and on the Atchison, Topeka and Santa F6, the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific, the Hutchinson and Southern and the Missouri Pacific railroads. It has a state reformatory, electric lights, Holly water-works, street-railroads and a telephone system. The surrounding country is an agricultural one, but it...
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