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Hallas, Herbert C. 1937-

Works: 3 works in 8 publications in 1 language and 1,032 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E664.W57, 328.73092
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Most widely held works by Herbert C Hallas
William Almon Wheeler : political star of the north country by Herbert C Hallas( )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Almon Wheeler was a lawyer, banker, railroad president, state legislator, five-term congressman, and the nineteenth vice president of the United States under Rutherford B. Hayes. He was known as "the New York Lincoln." Using newspapers, letters, government reports, county histories, and biographies of Wheeler's contemporaries, the author examines Wheeler's role in shaping state and national public policy. He also discusses some of Wheeler's achievements such as construction of the North Country and transcontinental railroads, the creation of the Adirondack and Niagara Fall state parks, the extension of voting rights in New York, the termination of racial civil war in Louisiana, the curtailment of unnecessary government spending, and helping found the Republican Party
William Almon Wheeler by Herbert C Hallas( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Transcript of case known as Herbert C. Hallas, et al versus Town of Windsor, et al.]( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Traces a nine-year lawsuit claiming Town Charter violations and corruption in regards to spending appropriations for two road projects. In 1991, the court ruled in favor of the town. Defense costs were in excess of $450,000
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