Wyckoff, Charles T. >>
Title Bradley Polytechnic Institute : The First Decade, 1897-1907
Book Condition Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Publisher Peoria, Ill: Bradley Polytechnic Institute; 1908
Seller ID 20177
180 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Hardcover, dark blue cloth, orange lettering, 180 pages + over 20 b/w photos on glossy unnumbered plates. ; Written by publication committee, Charles T. Wyckoff, chair, with Clarence E. Comstock, Wales H. Packard, Theodore C. Burgess. ; Epic true story of founding and first ten years of coed high-school-college Bradley Polytechnic Institute, now Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois, founded by Lydia Moss Bradley (1816-1908) philanthropist, land developer, banker, Universalist, and staunch anti-slavery activist. ; Minor edgewear only. No marks, no defects. Scarce. ; Amazonbuyers please note: This is an actual hardcover book from 1908, not a flimsy computer-generated reprint.