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Woodford, Arthur M. 1940-

Overview
Works: 14 works in 27 publications in 1 language and 1,507 library holdings
Genres: History  Surveys  Encyclopedias  Local history  Pictorial works  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Composer
Classifications: VK597.U6, 977.434
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Most widely held works by Arthur M Woodford
Charting the inland seas : a history of the U.S. Lake Survey by Arthur M Woodford ( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
All our yesterdays : a brief history of Detroit by Frank B Woodford ( Book )
4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detroit and its banks; the story of Detroit Bank & Trust by Arthur M Woodford ( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is Detroit, 1701-2001 by Arthur M Woodford ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detroit, American urban renaissance : a pictorial and entertaining commentary on the growth and development of Detroit, Michigan by Arthur M Woodford ( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Michigan companion : a guide to the arts, entertainment, festivals, food, geography, geology, government, history, holidays, industry, institutions, media, people, philanthropy, religion, and sports of the great state of Michigan ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Library Journal: Woodford (This Is Detroit, 1701-2001) brings into a single volume a raft of interesting facts concerning, for example, Michigan's natural resources, notable historical events, individual cities and counties, Native American tribes, geographical landmarks, major figures, successful companies and products, historical and contemporary sports teams, and educational institutions. He also addresses broader, more complicated issues such as racial and ethnic hostilities. Each running several paragraphs in length, entries are organized alphabetically by the name of the location, term, period, or place. An effortless, fact-filled read, this fun trivia book is recommended for state-focused collections, past and present inhabitants of the Wolverine State, and curious lay readers
Father Abraham's children; Michigan episodes in the Civil War by Frank B Woodford ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Father Abraham's Children was first published in 1961, the eve of the 100th anniversary of the Civil War. This volume is a collection of anecdotes and legends, a retelling of stories and reminiscences culled from a wide variety of written sources and from personal interviews with Civil War veterans. Among the episodes recounted with a wealth of colorful detail are: Michigan's participation in the UNderground Railroad; the strange tale of Sarah Emma Edmonds, alias Private Franklin Thompson; the ill-fated strategy that led to the slaughter of the crater; an odyssey of escape form Danville and from Libby Prison; the bizarre plot of the Confederates to capture a Federal sloop-of-war on Lake Erie; the Michigan Cavalry Brigade's exploits under the picturesque George Custer; the chance encounter with a Michigan soldier that brought death to the gallant Jeb Stuart; impressions and description of camp life and the ordinary routine of a soldier from the diary of Private Frank Lane; the disaster of the First Michigan at Bull Run; the story of Michigan's medical services and the origin of Harper Hospital; the Detroit Riot of 1863; and the nightmare explosion of the steamer Sultana with a death toll of over 1,200 soldiers on their way home from Confederate prisons
Tonnancour : life in Grosse Pointe and along the shores of Lake St. Clair by Arthur M Woodford ( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tonnancour was the summer estate of Theodore Parsons Hall in Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan
Tashmoo Park and the steamer Tashmoo by Arthur M Woodford ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
by Arthur M Woodford ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Johnson's Island: The Story of a Yankee Prison."
Johnson's Island: the story of a Yankee prison by Arthur M Woodford ( )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
["After Tippecanoe" Symposium] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Recordings of presentations at a War of 1812 symposium that focused on key battles and events that took place in the Old Northwest. The symposium was sponsored by the Michigan Commission for the Commemoration of the Bicentennial of the War of 1812
Saturday night : the Prismatic Club papers of Arthur M. Woodford, 1967-1992 by Arthur M Woodford ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
American cigar store Indians and Detroit in 1849 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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