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Faber, Don, 1939-
The boy governor : Stevens T. Mason and the birth of Michigan politics / Don Faber
Alternate Title Stevens T. Mason and the birth of Michigan politics
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2012
book jacket
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 3rd Floor  F566.M42 F33 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject Mason, Stevens Thomson, 1811-1843
Subject(s) Governors -- Michigan -- Biography
Subject Michigan -- History -- To 1837
Michigan -- Politics and government -- To 1837
Michigan -- Politics and government -- 1837-1950
Physical Description 205 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-198) and index
Contents The early years -- The Michigan frontier -- Mason, boy in charge -- Statehood and the Toledo War -- Building a state -- The financial panic of 1837 -- The Patriot War -- The five-million-dollar loan -- Wildcat banks, failed railroads, and filled-in canals -- Final disheartenment -- Death and remembrance

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