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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 ...
Relationship of rope skipping exercise on performance in the vertical jump
An experimental study, to determine the value of rope skipping to improve performance in the vertical jump, was performed. Four class periods were devoted to mastering the jumping technique. Three groups, one control and ...
A comparative study of static and ballistic stretching techniques for the attainment and retension of flexibility
Sixty freshman high school boys from Medford, Wisconsin, were divided into three groups by random selection. A pre-test for trunk-hip flexibility was administered to each group. A flexibility development program of four ...
The effect of height in performing the underhand and overhand serve in volleyball for accurary and placement
The purpose of this study was to determine whether height was an advantage in executing the underhand and overhand serve in volleyball for accuracy and placement.
Negro abolitionist literature of the ante-bellum period
Negro literature in the ante-bellum period had as its main goals promoting emancipation of the slaves and protesting disenfranchisement of the free Negroes. To achieve these goals, it was necessary to disprove the widely-held ...
A history of the Milwaukee Board of Womens Officials
A historical study of the formation, growth, and development of the Milwaukee Board of Women's Officials was made. The influence of the Milwaukee Board in establishing other boards of women officials was examined. The ...
Presentation of the Negro in the American theatre from 1920 to 1965
This paper is an attempt to discover how the Negro has been presented in the American Theatre from 1920 to 1965. The method of procedure has been to read and analyze the plays of national importance written about Negroes ...
A Brief History of the La Crosse County School of Agriculture and Domestic Economy
A Brief History of the La Crosse County School of Agriculture and Domestic Science is a seminar paper written as partial fulfillment of the requirements for a masters degree at Wisconsin State University at La Crosse ...