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    • The Gangly Country Cousin: The Lehigh Valley's Auburn Division 

      Trice, Herbert V. (Dewitt Historical Society, 2004)
      This is the story of how the Lehigh Valley Railroad consolidated many hastily built shortlines in upstate New York to create its Auburn Division in the late 1800s. Basically a rural railroad launched by colorful ...
    • Glenn W. Salisbury: Biographical Memoir 

      Foote, Robert H. (Internet-First University Press, 2005)
      Glenn Salisbury graduated from Ohio State University in 1931 and then he continued at Cornell University where he received his Ph.D. in 1934. He was a pioneer in developing the artificial insemination program in dairy ...
    • Guide to the Plant Communities of the Central Finger Lakes Region 

      Mohler, Charles L.; Marks, Peter L.; Gardescu, Sana (Internet-First University Press, 2006)
      This book is for anyone with an interest in the outdoors, who would like to learn about the Finger Lakes region in general, and in particular about the kinds of plant communities found in central New York. Our main ...
    • Highlights in Dairy Cattle Reproduction in the Last 100 Years 

      Foote, Robert H. (Internet-First University Press, 2005)
      The booklet is written in two parts. Part I is a general overview of the important discoveries in reproduction and reproductive biotechnologies applied to dairy cattle, written for a general audience. Part II is a technical ...
    • Historical Perspective in Principles of Cloning 

      Foote, Robert H. (Internet-First University Press, 2002)
      Cloning, or asexual reproduction, is the typical way that simple organisms reproduce. However, mammals normally cannot reproduce asexually. This chapter is part of a book that traces the development of a limited understanding ...
    • A history of activities from 1963 – Retirement, 1998 

      German, Gene A. (The Internet-First University Press, 2017-02-07)
      Gene German describes his Cornell journey from the Food Industry Management Program and the Home Study Program in Food Industry Management to his experiences teaching popular courses, advising students and leading the Food ...
    • The History of Computing at Cornell 

      Rudan, John W. (2004-01-29)
      John W. Rudan, Director Emeritus of the Office of Information Technologies at Cornell University, describes the development of computing at Cornell, from the earliest punchcard tabulating equipment used in the 1920s to the ...
    • History of Kendal at Ithaca, 1990 toward 2000 

      Stanton, Lara K. (Haworth Press, Inc., 2000)
      Lara K. Stanton, a resident of Kendal at Ithaca, provides a history of the development of New York State's first continuing care retirement community.
    • A History of Railroads in Tompkins County 

      Lee, Hardy Campbell; Rossiter, Winton G.; Marcham, John (The History Center in Tompkins County, 2008)
      In American railroading, this upstate New York county was a true pioneer, a proving ground.To generate commerce, the county's early entrepreneurs explored ways to transport products and people from and to bigger markets, ...
    • A History of the Agricultural Museum at Cornell University and Its Collections 

      Rehkugler, Gerald E. (Internet-First University Press, 2014-01)
      At the beginning of Cornell University there was interest in acquiring collections of materials pertinent to studies at this revolutionary institution. Numerous museums were created with collections from all over the ...
    • The Homeowner's Lawn Care and Water Quality Almanac 

      Gussack, Eva; Rossi, Frank S. (Cornell Cooperative Extension, 2000-08)
      All land is in a watershed. Therefore, lawn care practices have a direct impact of the quality of water in a watershed. This publication provides a month-by-month plan for lawn care that results in a healthy lawn while ...
    • How Do I Do This in ArcGIS/Manifold?: Illustrating Classic GIS Tasks 

      Lembo, Arthur J. Jr. (2004-07-29)
      In 1988, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) created a classic document titled "The Process for Selecting Geographic Information Systems" (Guptil, et. al., 1988). The document provided an overview of the process ...
    • The Incomplete Guide to the Art of Discovery 

      Oliver, Jack E. (Columbia University Press, 1991)
      Cornell emeritus professor Jack Oliver draws on his nearly 50 years as a scientist to explore the strategies, tactics, and personal traits and attitudes necessary for fruitful scientific discovery.
    • It All Adds Up 

      Bristow, Barbara J. (Cornell Cooperative Extension, 1998-05)
      This manual is a consumer education program for teens. It provides a basic understanding of the responsible handling of money, including savings and checking accounts, shopping, understanding the role of advertising, and ...
    • Know Your Trees 

      Cope, J. A.; Winch, Fred E. Jr.; Cope, E. A. (Cornell Cooperative Extension, 1948)
      This publication describes 50 common trees native to New York State and other parts of the United States. The bark, twigs, winter buds, leaves, fruit, and distinguishing features of each are desribed in detail. Illustrations ...
    • Knowledge, Perception, and Memory 

      Ginet, Carl (D. Reidel Publishing Co., 1975)
      This book attempts a general definition of what it is to know that a thing is so. The book gives accounts of two fundamentally important kinds of knowledge: that based on perception and that based on memory. Regarding the ...
    • Lecture Notes on Nonlinear Vibrations 

      Rand, Richard H. (2004-01-28)
      Cornell engineering professor Richard Rand has collected his lecture notes covering 13 topics related to nonlinear vibrations.
    • Lecture Notes on Nonlinear Vibrations 

      Rand, Richard H. (2012-05)
      This edition of Professor Rand's Lecture Notes on Nonlinear Vibrations extends the previous version (http://ecommons.cornell.edu/handle/1813/79 ) by including two new Chapters, respectively on Differential-Delay Equations, ...
    • The Legacy of Dale R. Corson (Supplement One) 

      Cooke, J. Robert (producer); Corson, Dale R. (Internet-First University Press, 2009-07)
      This supplementary collection is an on-going effort to expand the initial book, The Legacy of Dale R. Corson. This supplement will be expanded from time-to-time ? breaking the usual limitation of a single definitive ...
    • Managing Canada Geese in Urban Environments 

      Smith, Arthur E.; Craven, Scott R.; Curtis, Paul D. (Cornell Cooperative Extension, 2000-09)
      In many areas of the United States and Canada, the Canada goose has adapted to urban landscapes, foraging on mowed lawns and nesting near ponds and reservoirs. Geese may congregate at parks, golf courses, and athletic ...