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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
History of the Ordinance of 1787 and the Old Northwest Territory.
Marietta, Ohio : Northwest Territory Celebration Commission, 1937
|Material Type:||Government publication, National government publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Harlow Lindley; Norris Franz Schneider; Milo Milton Quaife; E M Hawes; Jane Cory; Mary Brent Davis; Merle June Dehls; Sam Delaney; Robert Eggebrecht; Lloyd Hune; Marie Kellogg; Betty Kimmell; Geneva Kirschoff; Herbert Krofft; Earl Laweck; Helen Jean Marshall; William Olson; Robert Osterhag; Howard Petrey; Junior Vahle; William R Willison; George Jordan Blazier; Northwest Territory Celebration Commission (U.S.); Federal Writers' Project.
|Notes:||Contributors include E.M. Hawes, executive director of the Northwest Territory Celebration Commission.--Preliminaries.
"One unique feature of the project is the fact that most of the illustrations are the work of students in the schools of the states which evolved from the old Northwest Territory."--Foreword.
Captions of illustrations give credit to: Jane Cory, Mary Brent Davis, Merle June Dehls, Sam Delaney, Robert Eggebrecht, Lloyd Hune, Marie Kellogg, Betty Kimmell, Geneva Kirschoff, Herbert Krofft, Earl Laweck, Helen Jean Marshall, William Olson, Robert Osterhag, Howard Petrey, Junior Vahle, and William R. Willison.
"This book is distributed free to the school and college teachers of Northwest Territory through the state departments of education of the various states. It is offered to all others, along with ... map ..., at ten cents per copy ..."--Title page verso.
Stapled text block, glued in wrapper (slate grey paper, with embossed title printed in dark blue).
|Description:||, 95 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 23 cm|
|Contents:||(from table of contents) Introduction --
1. Pre-Ordinance summary --
2. History of the Ordinance of 1787 --
3. The first settlement of the Northwest Territory under the Ordinance of 1787 --
4. The beginnings of government --
5. Growth of settlements --
6. Evolution of the Northwest Territory --
7. Significance of the Ordinance of 1787 --
|Other Titles:||Ordinance of 1787 and old Northwest Territory
Northwest Territory celebration, 1787-88, 1937-38
|Responsibility:||prepared for the Northwest Territory Celebration Commission under the direction of a committee representing the states of the Northwest Territory, Harlow Lindley, chairman, Norris F. Schneider, and Milo M. Quaife ; the Federal Writers' Project cooperating.|
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