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Maroon and white : Mississippi State University, 1878-2003

Author: Michael B Ballard
Publisher: Jackson : Mississippi State University : University Press of Mississippi, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Mississippi State University was founded in 1878 and opened its doors in 1880 as a land-grant school designed for teaching agriculture and mechanical arts. Building upon the work of John K.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael B Ballard
ISBN: 9781578069996 1578069998
OCLC Number: 137246115
Description: xiii, 402 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Roots and birth --
The formative years under General Lee, 1880-1899 --
Hardy expansion, 1900-1912 --
Hightower, Smith, and World War, 1912-1920 --
Hull, Walker, and Critz : the 1920s and the dark years, 1920-1934 --
Humphrey and Mitchell : war and peace, 1934-1953 --
Hilbun and Colvard : a university and racial challenges, 1953-1966 --
Giles : low-key, high results, 1966-1976 --
McComas : seeking a balance, 1976-1985 --
Zacharias : the starship years, 1985-1997 --
Portera and Lee : big business and steady hands, 1998-2003.
Responsibility: Michael B. Ballard.
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