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Collection Reference Number GLC00687.262
From Archive Folder Papers of George May Powell 
Title J.B. Lippincott to unknown accepting his article "Friction between Labor and Capital" for publication
Date 2 June 1886
Author J.B. Lippincott Company (fl. 1886)  
Document Type Correspondence; Business and financial document
Content Description They inform him that his article "Friction between Labor and Capital" as been accepted for publication, and they enclose a check. On the back are notes about the beautiful music of a violin and the decision to do God's will.
Subjects Art, Music, Theater, and Film  Business and Finance  Economics  Labor  Literature and Language Arts  Religion  Christianity  Organized Labor  
People Powell, George May (1835-1905)  
Place written Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Theme Religion; Industry; Arts & Literature
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1860-1945
Additional Information Powell was a Lincoln supporter and served as a statistician in the Treasury Department during the Civil War. Active in religious work as a young man, he was the secretary and manager of the Evangelistic Press Association and led a topographical corps through Egypt and North Africa to create Sunday School maps of Palestine and the Holy Land. Powell participated in the American Forestry Commission, the Grange and Patrons of Husbandry, the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences, and the National Geographic Society. He was active in Sabbath reform work.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945