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United States Bureau of Education

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Works: 2,214 works in 3,024 publications in 2 languages and 44,221 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Bibliography  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Catalogs  Lists 
Roles: Compiler, Author
Classifications: L111, 379.73
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Publications about United States
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School life ( serial )
in English and held by 520 libraries worldwide
Biennial survey of education ( serial )
in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
Negro education : a study of the private and higher schools for colored people in the United States by United States( Book )
3 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Negro education : a study of the private and higher schools for colored people in the United States by United States( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Public libraries in the United States of America; their history, condition, and management by United States( Book )
3 editions published in 1876 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
Bulletin by United States( serial )
in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Statistics of State school systems ( serial )
in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
The teaching and history of mathematics in the United States by Florian Cajori( Book )
1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
List of publications of the United States Bureau of Education, 1867-1910 by United States( Book )
3 editions published between 1910 and 1940 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Catalog of "A.L.A." library : 5000 volumes for a popular library by American Library Association( Book )
4 editions published between 1893 and 1896 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Benjamin Franklin and the University of Pennsylvania by Francis Newton Thorpe( Book )
1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Enrollment in the foreign languages in secondary schools and colleges of the United States by Modern Foreign Language Study( Book )
4 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Report on legal education by American Bar Association( Book )
7 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Circular of information of the Bureau of Education, for ( serial )
in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Lessons in community and national life : series A, for the upper classes of the high school by United States( Book )
6 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
A statement of the theory of education in the United States of America as approved by many leading educators by United States( Book )
8 editions published between 1874 and 1974 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Education and crime by James Pyle Wickersham( Book )
7 editions published in 1881 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Department-store education ; an account of the training methods developed at the Boston School of Salesmanship under the direction of Lucinda Wyman Prince by Helen Rich Norton( Book )
2 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Vocational training, as a part of the great movement for industrial betterment is now widely recognized as an advantageous measure for both the worker and the industry, but it is not many years since such applied education was looked upon with disfavor by employers and employees alike. This report will deal specifically with the development of that phase of it known to-day as department-store education. Contents include: (1) History of the Boston school salesmanship; (2) The course of study; (3) The course of study (continued)--Textiles, color and design, merchandise; (4) The course of study (continued)--Arithmetic, hygiene, and physical education, English; (5) The method of teaching; (6) "Follow-up" work and personal relations with pupils; (7) The teachers' training class; (8) Educational work in department stores; (9) Salesmanship in the public schools; and (10) Affiliation with the National Retail Dry Goods Association. Appended are: (1) Test questions given to pupils of school of salesmanship at end of course (salesmanship, textiles, color and design, merchandise, hygiene, arithmetic system); (2) Demonstration sales (types of customers, kinds of sales, some points of emphasis); (3) a typical week's program for the school of salesmanship; (4) Questionnaire for floor managers; (5) Application blank for saleswomen; (6) Facsimile of statistical record card (face); (7) Facsimile of statistical record card (back); (8) Efficiency bulletin; (9) Weekly schedule of teachers' training class; (10) List of stores employing educational directors; (11) List of cities employing graduates in the public schools; (12) Boston high schools offering salesmanship; (13) Colleges, and normal schools represented by graduates of teachers' training class; and (14) States in which graduates hold positions. (Contains 4 plates and 5 footnotes.) [Best copy available has been provided.]
Answers to inquiries about the U.S. Bureau of Education, its work and history by Charles Warren( Book )
2 editions published in 1883 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity United States. Department of Education (1867-1868)

controlled identity United States. Department of the Interior

controlled identity United States. Office of Education

Board of Education
Bureau of Education
Bureau of Education United States
Commissioner of Education United States, 1869 - 1929
U. S. Bureau of Education.
United States Board of Education
United States Bureau of Education
United States Commissioner of Education 1869 - 1929
United States Department of the Interior Bureau of Education
United States Dept. of Education (1867-1868)
United States Dept. of the Interior Bureau of Education
United States Education, Bureau of
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Languages
English (157)
Spanish (1)
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