The History of Miami University / with Phillip R. Shriver ; produced by Miami University Audio Visual Service

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Subjects: Miami University (Oxford, Ohio)--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: [Oxford, OH] : Miami University Audio Visual Service, 1996?
LC Classification: L, LD
Physical Description: 8 videocassettes : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Analytic Titles: History of Miami
Additional Authors: Shriver, Phillip R. (Phillip Raymond), 1922-
Miami University (Oxford, Ohio). Audio-Visual Service
Notes: VHS format
Fall semester 1996 (conflicting date given on syllabus, fall semester 1998)
Contents: pt.1. The heritage of Old and New England -- pt.2. A tribe called Miami, a town called Oxford -- pt.3. Bishop and the "Yale of the West" & McGuffey, "The schoolmaster of the nation -- pt.4. "Mother of fraternities: & "The terrible swift sword": Miami & the Civil War -- pt.5. A college reborn -- pt.6. Coeducation: a town of colleges becomes a college town -- pt.7. Benton & Hughes -- pt.8. The Upham era: continuity and change & Heritage and excellence: a public ivy
Summary: Dr. Phillip R. Shriver relates the nearly 200-year history of Miami University in lecture format in his popular History 161 course, History of Miami
OCLC Number: 171158596