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Alfred H. Stone Collection
Volume: 79

62. Leonora Beck Ellis, “Recent Developments in the South,” Forum (December 1899): 442-50.

Optimistic appraisal of economic development in the South during the last twenty years of the nineteenth century. A table on page 443 gives economic data (e.g., railroad mileage, cotton crop, grain production, number of cotton spindles, etc.) for the years 1880 and 1899.