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Smith, Francis H. (Francis Henry) 1829-1928

Overview
Works: 45 works in 56 publications in 1 language and 302 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives  Outlines and syllabi  Sermons  Surveys  Portraits 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BT590.S4, 232.9
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Most widely held works by Francis H Smith
Christ and science; Jesus Christ regarded as the centre of science by Francis H Smith( Book )

6 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Foucault pendulum as a lecture room experiment by Francis H Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1914 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thoughts on the discord and harmony between science and the Bible by Francis H Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 1888 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Address to the graduates of '99 by Francis H Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Address delivered before the graduating class of Virginia Military Institute, July 4th, 1900 by Francis H Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christ and science : Jesus Christ regarded as the centre of science : the Cole lectures for 1906 delivered before Vanderbilt University by Francis H Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Additional material regarding the Tucker, Harrison, Smith and the related Stevens, Lewis, and Carter families( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Other topics include a Benard Peyton letter, 1885, predicting financial and industrial success for Birmingham Ala.; letter discussing the sale of Monticello, an Edmund Harrison letter mentioning William H. McGuffey, travel in Europe; Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College; Theodore Roosevelt and Booker T. Washington, and science and religion
Washington's birthday. Congressional banquet in honor of George Washington, and the principles of Washington by William Hincks( Book )

2 editions published in 1852 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Junior natural philosophy: syllabus by Francis H Smith( Book )

2 editions published between 1888 and 1891 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christ and science; Jesus Christ regarded as the centre of science by Francis H Smith( )

1 edition published in 1906 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Http://hdl.handle.net/2027/wu.89087930244
Papers of the Rev. Dr. Samuel A. Steel by S. A Steel( )

1 edition published in 1874 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection also contains Steel's brief reminiscences, ca. 1934, and a picture of the Lawn at the University, n.d
Letter by Francis H Smith( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Declines invitation to lecture in Lynchburg, Va. and states that the Board [of Visitors] is making magnificent provisions for my department and "that the Era of makeshift [is] to be at an end."
Letter and rerceipted bill by Francis H Smith( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

November 21, 1876, letter from John Murrary to Smith inquires about the transit of the planet Venus. Murray has looked over Smith's lectures on the matter and has several questions about conclusions Smith has arrived at. Murray mentions that he does "not remember whether these difficulties presented themselves when [he] was enjoying the privilege of [Smith's] instruction."
The Bible: God's last and best revelation of Himself. An address ... with the introduction by Francis H Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Address by Francis H. Smith, LL. D. University of Virginia [at Alabama Polytechnic Institute] by Francis H Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1906 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers of the Harrison, Smith and Tucker families:( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Other topics include a survey of General Alexander Brown's lands in Nelson County, Va; a University of Virginia program for athletic events; an article by D.G. Harrison praising John E. Massey's stand on Virginia political issues; and an article concerning the life of Robert Emmet
Francis H. Smith memoranda concerning photometer by Francis H Smith( )

1 edition published in 1905 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The document, signed by Francis H. Smith, lists the parts of a photometer lent to "Admiral [Colby M.] Chester of the Naval Observatory," at the direction of President Alderman
Papers regarding John Henry Bryson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection includes a sketch of Bryson's life -- Letters, 1886, recommending Bryson for the presidency of the University of Alabama, written by U. Va. professors Francis Henny Smith, James Lawrence Cabell, William Elisha Peters & John Randolph Page -- Passport, 1877, of Bryson -- Diary, 1877, recording Bryson's voyage to Europe & the Near East -- Address, 1894, on Scotch-Irish Presbyterianism delivered by Bryson -- Essays, ca. 1920 by Henry Knox Bryson including an anecdote regarding William Holmes McGuffey
Outlines of physics for the use of the junior class in natural philosophy, in the University of Virginia by Francis H Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1844 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers of Bocock and of the Bocock, Thornhill Christian, Stephens, Flood, Patteson, and Diuguid families of Buckingham and Appomattox counties by Thomas S Bocock( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Topics of interest include a contested 1847 election with Henry P. Irving; the admission of California, and the Compromise of 1850; the Nashville Convention of 1850; slavery, abolition, and the ante-bellum South; the Whig, Democrat and American (Know Nothing) parties; the presidential elections of 1848, 1852, and 1880; and local Appomattox Co. politics. Many prominent figures of the day are mentioned including Webster, Clay, Calhoun, Cass, Douglas, Polk, Taylor, Pierce, Fillmore, Buchanan, Hayes, and Louis Kossuth
 
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Alternative Names
Smith, Francis Henry, 1829-

Languages
English (48)