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Making Virginia Progressive : Courts and Parties, Railroads and Regulators, 1890-1910

Gilliam, George Harrison
Format
Thesis/Dissertation; Online
Author
Gilliam, George Harrison
Advisor
Ayers, Edward
Abstract
This study is concerned with the way Virginia brought regulation to the railroads. The way railroad regulation was conceived, implemented, and defended illuminates the distinctive nature, achievements, and limitations of Virginia progressivism.
Language
English
Published
University of Virginia, Corcoran Department of History, MA (Master of Arts), 1997
Published Date
1997-08
Degree
MA (Master of Arts)
Notes
Digitization of this thesis was made possible by a generous grant from the Jefferson Trust, 2015.
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Libra ETD Repository
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