Semi-Centennial History of West Virginia; With Special Articles on Development and Resources

Semi-Centennial History of West Virginia; With Special Articles on Development and Resources

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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. 1913 edition. Excerpt: ... enemy faints not, not falleth, And as things have been they remain. If hopes were dupes, fears may be liars; It may be. In yon smoke concealed. Your comrades chase e'en now the fliers, And, but for you, possess the field. For while the tired waves, vainly breaking, Seem here no painful inch to gain, Far back, through creeks and inlets making, Comes silent, flooding in. the main. And not by eastern windows only, When daylight comes, comes in the light, In front, the sun climbs slow, how slowly, But westward, look, the land is bright.--Aethcb Hugh Clough. INDEX Academies, early, 57, 60, 69, 81, 86, 119. Administrative boards: adoption of bipartisan, 243,245; board of public works, 234,241; board of control, 247; public service commission, 234, 248; board of health, 235; board of regents. 231; board of education, 231; minor boards. 235. Agriculture: development of, 48, 50, 183, 184; effect of turnpikes on, 100; board of. 184, 230; legislation to regulate, 245. Admission to the Union, net of, 282. Almshouses, unsanitary, 234. Alpina, 211. Amendments, constitutional, 179, 180, 181: (for disfranchisement) 104. See Constitutions (Virginia and West Virginia). Ansted. 195. Arbitration: proposed in Maryland boundary dispute. 250; proposed by Virginia for adjustment of Virginia debt question, 252. Archives and history, department of, 249, 255. Asbnry. Francis. 35. Atkinson. G. W.. 240. Atkeson, T. C. 184. Averell. Gen. W. V.. 157. 158. 159. Awakening. Industrial. Sec Industrial awakening. Ballot: adopted, 140, 101: opposed. 173. 175-70: proposed Australian, 245. Baltimore and Ohio railroad: earlier conception, 110; proposed Kanawha route, 00; restrictions and conditions, 110. 203: beginnings and early difficulties. 111-112: determination of western...show more

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  • Paperback | 266 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 14mm | 481g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236523423
  • 9781236523426