The Documentary Heritage of Ohio
Key to the successful teaching and learning of history is its personalization. In presenting documents that help Ohio's rich history come alive in the minds of its readers, this book has purposely sought to provide eyewitness, first-person narratives that will make the reader want to turn the page and keep on reading. At the same time, mindful of the significance of guideposts basic to our understanding of the development of the state, care has been taken to include those documents such as constitutions, laws, and ordinances that have truly made a difference in the shaping of our institutions and the lives of our people.
With informative and accessible introductions to each document, editors Shriver and Wunderlin have produced a book of record that reveals the sources of Ohio's heritage. The Documentary Heritage of Ohio is the second volume in the Ohio Bicentennial Series and a must for all libraries, schools, and the bookshelves of any who wish to appreciate the state's historic accomplishments and rich heritage not only for the bicentennial of statehood in 2003 but for many years to come.
Resultat 1-3 av 79
In 1880 , eight of the region's twenty top industrial cities were in Ohio . ... carriage , and light manufacturing ) and Cleveland ( refining , heavy industry ) , came Toledo ( refining and machinery ) , Columbus ( printing , machinery ) ...
Mobilizing Ohio's Workforce for War : The Ohio Industrial Commission and the Extension of “ Labor Exchanges " Once war came , the Ohio Branch of the Council of National Defense played a central role in the coordination of the state's ...
Ohio contributed much to an industrial mobilization effort that by 1944 " was producing one ship a day and one aircraft every five minutes ! ” The state , which had ranked in the top five in industrial output and employment before the ...
Hva folk mener - Skriv en omtale
The Struggle for Control of
Planning the Growth of a New Nation
Territorial Government the Indian Wars and the Quest for Statehood
20 andre deler vises ikke