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The Political Career of White Beaver Powell, Mayor of La Crosse, Wisconsin
Dr. Frank Powell, a colorful personality and a well known physician and surgeon, rose to political prominence on the basis of his popularity with the common man. White Beaver, as he chose to be callad, was important in ...
The Ku Klux Klan in Wisconsin in the 1920s
The First World War brought about drastic changes in the United States militarily, politically, and socially. The upheaval brought about by that period gave rise to the Ku Klux Klan throughout the country. The Klan ...
An Examination of the La Crosse Press During the Political Campaign of 1912
The year 1912 produced a presidential campaign never matched in American history. An incumbent President, a former President and a future President engaged in a spectacle that is not likely to be seen in America again. ...
A Sketch of Gideon Cooley Hixon: La Crosse Lumberman
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Effects of the bent arm hang exercise and concentrated rope climbing on the ability to climb a rope
This study was made to determine the effect that the bent arm hang exercise and concentrated rope climbing would have on the ability of a fourth grade student to climb a rope. Boys and girls from six fourth grades in the ...
Morality of Pamela and Richardson
Many of the objections to Samuel Richardson's Pamela: or Virtue Rewarded have come about because of its alleged middle-class morality. Responsibility for the early propagation of this idea can be traced to Henry Fielding's ...