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Washington University Centennial Papers Presented at 1876 World's Fair Collection

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ID: WUA/01/wua00415

Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Washington University Centennial Papers Presented at 1876 World's Fair Collection consists of two bound volumes of autograph educational work presented at the Missouri exhibit by Washington University freshman, sophomore, and senior classes on topics including the United States Constitution, English Literature, English History, Latin, Analytical Geometry, Algebra, and Descriptive Geometry.

Collection Historical Note

The Centennial International Exhibition of 1876, the first official World's Fair in the United States, was held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from May 10 - November 10, 1876, to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Officially named the International Exhibition of Arts, Manufactures and Products of the Soil and Mine, nearly 10 million visitors attended the exhibition and thirty-seven countries participated in it.

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Repository: WUA University Archives

Access Restrictions: Open

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If you wish to publish or license Special Collections materials, please contact Special Collections to inquire about copyright status at (314) 935-5495 or spec@wumail.wustl.edu. (Publish means quotation in whole or in part in seminar or term papers, theses or dissertations, journal articles, monographs, books, digital forms, photographs, images, dramatic presentations, transcriptions, or any other form prepared for a limited or general public.)

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Presented at the Missouri Educational Exhibit, Number 54.

Senior College Class, United States Constitution, March 30, 1876. Examination on Article I of the U.S. Constitution.  The work of the class for the first two month of the second term, 1875-1876. Class instructed by Marshall S. Snow, Professor of History. Number of members in the class, 10. Number of papers presented, 9. Pages 1-110

Senior College Class, English Literature – Essays. Papers written as a part of the regular work in English Literature during the first term, 1875-1876. Class instructed by James K. Hosmer, Professor of English and German Literature. Number of members in the class, 10. Number of papers presented, 9. Pages 111-217

Sophomore College Class, English History, February 23, 1876. Examination in English History upon the reigns of the Tudors and the Stewarts, being the historical work done by the class during the first term, 1875-1876. Class instructed by Marshall S. Snow, Professor of History. Number of members in the class, 10. Number of papers presented, 10. Pages 218-299

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Presented at the Missouri Educational Exhibit, Number 55.

Sophomore College Class, Latin, March 21, 1876. Examination upon the work of the last two months of the first term, 1875-1876. Class instructed by George E. Jackson, Professor of Latin. Number of members of the class, 9. Number of papers presented, 9. Pages 1-107

Freshman College Class, Latin, March 16, 1876. Examination upon the work of the first six weeks of the second term, 1875-1876. Class instructed by George E. Jackson, Professor of Latin. Number of members of the class, 6. Number of papers presented, 6. Pages 108-173

Sophomore College Class, Analytical Geometry, March 20, 1876. Class instructed by R.T. Bond, Professor of Mathematics. Pages 174-220

Freshman College Class, Algebra, March 20, 1876. Class instructed by by R.T. Bond, Professor of Mathematics. Pages 221-266

Freshman College Class, Descriptive Geometry. Examination of the Polytechnic School on about twenty lessons work. Pages 267-294



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