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Paulson, Ross Evans

Works: 11 works in 39 publications in 3 languages and 1,984 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: JF848, 324.3
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Ross Evans Paulson
Most widely held works by Ross Evans Paulson
Women's suffrage and prohibition : a comparative study of equality and social control by Ross Evans Paulson( Book )

7 editions published in 1973 in English and Spanish and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radicalism & reform; the Vrooman family and American social thought, 1837-1937 by Ross Evans Paulson( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liberty, equality, and justice : civil rights, women's rights, and the regulation of business, 1865-1932 by Ross Evans Paulson( Book )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Language, science, and action : Korzybski's general semantics : a study in comparative intellectual history by Ross Evans Paulson( Book )

6 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American ideals, 1865-1896 by Ross Paulson E.( Book )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

80 years of service : Savanna Ordnance Depot in the defense of our nation 1916-1996 by RuthAnne Kunke( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At first glance the story of the establishment of an Army ordnance facility at Savanna, Illinois seems straight forward. In spite of President Wilson's efforts to mediate peace and maintain a neutral stance between the warring European powers, the United States was drawn into armed conflict when Imperial Germany officially resumed unrestricted submarine warfare on 1 February 1917. The subsequent sinking of six American ships prompted President Wilson to call a special session of Congress. On 2 April 1917 he asked for a declaration of war. After four days of debate, Congress passed the declaration. The Sundry Civil Act, passed by Congress on 12 June 1917, authorized $1,500,000 for the establishment of a proof-firing facility for ordnance material in the Midwest. The construction of the Savanna facility began in April 1918 and was completed in December. On 26 December 1918 the Savanna Proving Ground officially opened
The Vrooman brothers and the American reform tradition by Ross Evans Paulson( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ross Paulson papers by Ross Evans Paulson( )

in Multiple languages and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Ross Paulson papers, 1849-2001 and undated (bulk 1958-2001), contains documents, photographs, and correspondence created during Paulson's time at Augustana. Paulson collected materials on many subjects including Women's suffrage and prohibition (both domestic and international), feminist theory in the Quad Cities, Black Power and politics on campus, and campus ministries. He also conducted research on Augustana's academic calendar, and Augustana's sixth president, Clarence Woodrow Sorensen. His papers are arranged into six series. The Committees series (1959-2000 and undated) contains meeting minutes, correspondence, research, and other papers related to the many committees Paulson served on during his career at Augustana College such as Faculty Senate, Educational Policies committee, American Association of University Professors, Library and Bookstore committees, and Augustana's Campus Ministries. The Campus Culture series (1958-1997 and undated) contains research files, correspondence, and collected publications regarding the overall lifestyle of students on Augustana's campus, as well as campus trends taking place nationwide. Such research includes, but is not limited to, black power, student rights and politics on campus, Greek life, and ethics and diversity on campus and how the Augustana administration handled such issues. The Class Materials series (1961-2001 and undated) includes course materials, syllabi, tests, papers, and gradebooks used by Paulson in the history courses he taught at Augustana College. This series also includes audiovisual materials such as audiocassettes, reel-to-reel audiotapes, and VHS videotapes. These materials contain personal interviews done by Oral History students on a myriad of topics including immigration in the Quad Cities and the Quad Cities chapter of the National Organization for Women. Paulson also recorded many of his lectures. The Personnel series (1968-1996 and undated) includes professional references, resumes, and discussions regarding Augustana faculty tenure and hiring of professionals at Augustana, mostly in the history department. Included are recommendations written by Paulson for Paulson's former colleagues and students. The Research series (1849-2001 and undated) contains files created by Paulson on various topics in the course of his research. Topics relate to numerous areas of study, such as intellectual history and historiography. Also included are research files pertaining to the development and improvement of Augustana's campus. The Personal Papers series (1959-1998 and undated) contains Paulson's personal correspondence and publications, including personal information on his years at Augustana and his family life outside of school. Paulson kept in contact with many of his previous students and included are his correspondence with them as well as information he accumulated from their activities after Augustana. Paulson also consulted on other projects outside of Augustana, including book reviews and editorial projects which are included
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Liberty, equality, and justice : civil rights, women's rights, and the regulation of business, 1865-1932
Alternative Names
Paulson, Ross E.

Paulson, Ross E. (Ross Evans)

Ross E. Paulson American historian

Ross E. Paulson Amerikaans historicus

Language, science, and action : Korzybski's general semantics : a study in comparative intellectual history