There were giants in the land; twenty-eight historic Americans as seen by twenty-eight contemporary Americans, with an introduction by Henry Morgenthau, Jr., illustrated by Charles Child.

New York, Toronto, Farrar and Rinehart, Incorporated [1942] .

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
E 176 .T45 Available Request
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
E176 .T39 Off-site
Other Authors United States. Department of the Treasury.
Subjects United States -- Biography.
United States.
Description vi pages, 2 leaves, [3]-242, [1] pages including frontispiece, illustrations (including portraits) 21 cm
Copyright Date [1942]
Notes "Written at the suggestion of the Treasury department."--Introduction.
--Thomas Paine, by Struthers Burt.--Woodrow Wilson, by F.L. Allen.--Lafayette, by W.E. Woodward.--Thomas Jefferson, by Claude Bowers.--Frederick Douglass, by Angelo Herndon.--Robert E. Lee, by D.S. Freeman.--Paul Revere, by Esther Forbes.--Henry David Thoreau, by H.S. Canby.--Grover Cleveland, by Allan Nevins.--James Lawrence, by J.P. Marquand.--George Washington, by Rupert Hughes.--Francis Marion, by Helena H. Smith.--Carl Schurz, by Wendell Willkie.--Benjamin Cardozo, by Fannie Hurst.--Abraham Lincoln, by Carl Sandburg.
Also issued online.
Contents Daniel Webster, by S.V. BeneĢt.--Theodore Roosevelt, by Julian Street.--Dr. Joseph Goldberger, by Paul de Kruif.--Julia Ward Howe, by Alexander Woollcott.--James Cardinal Gibbons, by William Agar.--Andrew Jackson, by Marquis James.--Nathan Hale, by Nancy Hale.--Roger Williams, by Stanley High.--Benjamin Franklin, by Carl Van Doren.--Lew Wallace, by Booth Tarkington.--Walt Whitman, by Mark Van Doren.--Alexander Hamilton, by Lyman Bryson.--William Jennings Bryan, by Henry Commager.
Genre Biography.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)1516858
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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