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Peter Cooper, citizen of New York.

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Published by Duell, Sloan and Pearce in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cooper, Peter, 1791-1883.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV28.C7 M33
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 432 p.
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6061379M
    LC Control Number49048402
    OCLC/WorldCa502955


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Cooper was a native New Yorker and workingman’s son who, with less than a year of formal schooling, became one of the most. Peter Cooper, (born Feb. 12,New York, N.Y., U.S.—died April 4,New York), American inventor, manufacturer, and philanthropist who built the “Tom Thumb” locomotive and founded The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York City.

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