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Today in history

Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program

Today in history

September 30

by Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Library of Congress in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hydroelectric power plants,
  • Legislators,
  • Appleton Edison Light Company,
  • Biography

  • About the Edition

    Provides information on US Congressman and life-long spokesman for the preservation and care of natural resources, George Perkins Marsh, who delivered a speech on agricultural conditions in New England on September 30, 1847. Also provides information on the world"s first hydroelectric power plant, Appleton Edison Light Company, opened on September 30, 1882 in Appleton, Wisconsin. Includes links to documents and photographs about conservation, national parks, and Tennessee Valley Authority dams.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesSeptember 30
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE415.9.M185
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25039758M
    LC Control Number2003618514

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