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Memorials of a half-century

by Hubbard, Bela

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Published by G.P. Putnam"s sons in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Michigan,
  • Michigan -- History -- 1837-

  • About the Edition

    This collection of essays by a noted writer, explorer, and Detroit civic leader offers detailed descriptions of Michigan"s geography, geology, and local history in a consciously crafted literary style. Hubbard discusses the natural history of Lake Superior, Lake Michigan, and Lake Huron; topographical and geological features of Michigan; a geological expedition to the salt springs of the Grand and Saginaw river valleys with the new state"s geologist, Dr. Houghton (1837); local factors and the 1837-38 financial panic; and land speculation and settlement. In addition Hubbard writes about Michigan Indians and Indian antiquities; flora and fauna, animal behavior; climatology; and the world of Michigan"s French-speaking inhabitants, especially Detroit habitants, rural farmers, and voyageurs (who paddled the waterways as guides, trappers, and tradesmen), comparing the life-styles of French speakers and Yankees. The book is heavily illustrated with sketches of Indian artifacts, landscapes, folk architecture, trees, and diagrams representing the Mound-Builders" ancient garden beds.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Bela Hubbard ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF566 .H87
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 581 p.
    Number of Pages581
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16242754M
    LC Control Number11021049

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Memorials of a half-century. Summary This collection of essays by a noted writer, explorer, and Detroit civic leader offers detailed descriptions of Michigan's geography, geology, and local history in a consciously crafted literary style.

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out of 5 stars Memorials of a half-century () Reviewed in the United States on Febru Verified Purchase. Although written in by my great-great-great grandfather Bela Hubbard, this book is still used as a text for college and university classes in environment and natural resources.

Bela Hubbard helped start up Michigan Reviews: 2. About this Book Catalog Record Details. Memorials of a half-century in Michigan and the lake region Hubbard, Bela, View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain in the United States, Google-digitized. Memorials of a half-century Item Preview remove-circle comparing the life-styles of French speakers and Yankees.

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Original data: Friends of a half century: fifty memorials with portraits of members of the Society of Friends, London New York: E. Hicks ; Friends' Book & Tract Committee, The Online Books Page. Online Books by.

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