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Public library movement in Baroda 1901-1949
(International Library Center, 1969)
This is a history of the public library movement in Baroda, the first territory not only among the princely states but also in British India to have been provided with universal, compulsory, free primary education and a state-supported free public...
Creating an imperial city: Kansas City in the 1920s
(University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2011-08-04)
This thesis is a community study of Kansas City in the 1920s as a city working to assume a prominent place within the emerging American market empire. It begins by exploring the role that men and women played in altering ...
Upper White River Watershed Integrated Economic and Environmental Management Project
(Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) at the University of Missouri-Columbia, 2008-09)
This report outlines enhanced existing local cooperative water quality efforts, sumarizes economic and physical data, and discusses how that information was used to develop analytical models.
Quantifying riparian canopy energy attenuation and stream temperature using an energy balance approach
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2011)
of the central U.S. Hydroclimate data were collected from two intensively instrumented stream reaches of opposite orthogonal compass orientation in a semi-karst watershed on the border of southern Missouri's Ozark region, USA, during the 2010 water year. Data...
Waterproof dress : an exploration of development and design from 1880 through 1895
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2009)
Waterproof dress had an important role in the late nineteenth century. Heretofore little research has been done to examine the development and design of this apparel sector. The three types of waterproofing techniques used ...
Great River : an environmental history of the upper Mississippi, 1890-1950
(University of Missouri Press, 1985)
This study examines the evolving relationship between the river and the people who lived along its shores, focusing on the period from 1890 to 1950. The analysis proceeds from the assumption that in modern urban, industrial ...
Catalog : announcements for 1953-54
(University of Missouri, 1953)
This report includes a list of the members of the faculty of the University, a description of the physical plant, a statement of courses offered by the various divisions, a statement of fees, information regarding admission, a list of student loan...
Bed degradation of the lower Missouri River
The phenomenon of bed degradation can be due to a multiplicity of causes, but ultimately reflects a change in either the sediment input or sediment transport capacity of a system. Causes for the accelerated rate of degradation of the lower Missouri...
The history of Missouri capitols
(University of Missouri--Columbia. Extension Division, 1982)
"Before the nineteenth century few Americans or Europeans ventured into the land which came to be Missouri. Ordinarily it had been explorers, miners, and trappers who penetrated the wilderness. These adventurous men usually followed the waterways...
Catalog : announcements for 1952-53
(Published by the University of Missouri, 1952)
Sections I, II, and III of the one hundred tenth report of the Curators of the university to the Governor of the State 1951-52....
A study of the structural characteristics of precast concrete channels for bridge decks
(University of Missouri, 1961)
On June 1, 1955 a research program to study design and economic criteria for precast bridge units was undertaken by the Engineering Experiment Station of the University of Missouri in cooperation with the Missouri State Highway Department...
Catalog : announcements for 1947-1948
(University of Missouri, 1947)
and other grants, and additional information about the following divisions of the University at Columbia and Rolla; the Colleges of Agriculture; Arts and Sciences; Engineering; Graduate School; School of Business and Public Administration; Education...
Long-term study of successional trends in an oak-dominated forest of central Missouri
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2006)
[ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT AUTHOR'S REQUEST.] Changes in species composition and forest structure were studied over a 36-year period in the Baskett Research and Education Area (BREA) in central Missouri. Permanent plots were...
Forging a national diet : beef and the political economy of plenty in postwar America
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2018)
Few foods items are more associated with the United States than beef yet it was not until the 1950s that Americans ate more beef than any other meat. The triumph of mass beef consumption was not accidental or a preordained ...
Announcements for the academic year, 1957-58
(University of Missouri, 1957)
More than a river: using nature for reform in the progressive era
how progressives looked to nature as a tool of social reform. Each of these men understood the American environment in multiple contexts. Nostalgia and romanticized Missouri River history activated themes of empire, race, and manhood in Neihardt’s work...
Twenty towns: their histories, town plans, and architecture (1985)
(University of Missouri Extension, 1985)
"This book reports on the statewide project Town Puzzles: Putting the Pieces Together, which originated in the Department of Community Development and was conducted in 1983-1984 through the University of Missouri-Columbia Extension Division. In each...
Undergraduate catalog with course descriptions, 1991-1993
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 1991)
Muse, Number 36-38 (2002-2004)
(University of Missouri, Museum of Art and Archaeology, 2008)