Thomas Green Clemson

Thomas Green Clemson

by Alma Bennett (Editor)


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781942954736
Publisher: Clemson University Press
Publication date: 04/19/2018
Pages: 378
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword by Allen P. Wood xi

Introduction & Acknowledgments by Alma Bennett xiii

One 1 The Family of Thomas Green Clemson by Jerome V. Reel.. 1

Two 1 The 1807–1838 Life and Education of Thomas Green

Clemson by Jerome V. Reel 15

Three 1 Anna Maria Calhoun Clemson: “A Wife Worthy of

any Man that ever Lived” by Ann Ratliff Russell 27

Four 1 The European Years: Thomas Green Clemson as Student, Activist, and Diplomat by James P. Cross and Sabine Godts-Péters 51

Five 1 The Washington Years by Alan Grubb 73

Six 1 Thomas Green Clemson: Scientist and Engineer

by Chalmers M. Butler 103

Seven 1 The Scientist as Farmer by John W. Kelly 137

Eight 1 Race, Reconstruction, and Post-Bellum Education in

Thomas Green Clemson’s Life and World by Abel a. Bartley 159

Nine 1 Thomas Green Clemson: Art Collector and Artist

by William David Hiott 187

Ten 1 Music in the Life and World of Thomas Green Clemson

by Andrew Levin 223

Eleven 1 The Fort Hill Years by William David Hiott 247

Twelve 1 Clemson’s Last Will and Testament

by Clayton D. Steadman 275

Thirteen 1 Passing in Review: Thomas Green Clemson’s Life and

Legacy by Verna Gardner Howell and Jerome V. Reel 293

Bibliography 319

Notes on Contributors 341

Index 345

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