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This bibliography lists all known addresses and writings of Woodbridge N. Ferris. In some instances, brief descriptions of the event or source of the address is given. When available, links are given to the actual texts. Writings without a known date are listed at the end

Bibliography

1886

Business Education. January 1886.
Do Something.

1890

Character Building. October 1890.

1894

Human Nature. Part I. Lecture. May 1894.
Human Nature. Part II. Lecture. May 1894.
Human Nature. Part III. Lecture. October 1894.
Admire Something. Lecture. October 1894.
Geography. Lecture. 1894.

1895

Did I Pass? Lecture. January 1895.
Uses of Education. Lecture. April 1895.
Arithmetic. Article. June 1895.
Arithmetic. Article. July 1895.
Arithmetic. Article. August 1895.
Arithmetic. Article. October 1895.
Arithmetic. Article. November 1895.

1896

Arithmetic. Article. January 1896.
Arithmetic. Article. February 1896.
Arithmetic. Article. June 1896.

1897

Arithmetic. Article. January 1897.

1904

Individual and Social Progress. Lecture. 1904.

1908

Ferris Institute Holiday Announcement. December 1908.

1909

Ferris Institute Holiday Announcement. December 1909.
Ferris Cooperative Association. Address. 1909.

1910

Ferris Institute Holiday Announcement. December 1910.

1911

Ferris Institute Holiday Announcement. December 1911.

1912

Ferris Institute Holiday Announcement. December 1912.

1913

Inaugural Message to Legislature. January 1913.
Message to Legislature. April 10, 1913.
Message to Legislature. May 8, 1913.
Message to Legislature. May 8, 1913.
Message to Legislature. May 14, 1913.
Message to Legislature. May 14, 1913.
Message to Legislature. May 14, 1913.
Message to Legislature. May 15, 1913.
Message to Legislature. May 15, 1913.
Message to Legislature. May 15, 1913.
Message to Legislature. May 15, 1913.
Decoration and Memorial Day Proclamation. May 1913.
Dedication of Hill Auditorium. June 1913.
Lewis Cass: Michigan's Hero of the War of 1812. Address at Perry Victory Centennial. 9 September 1913.
Thanksgiving Proclamation. November 1913.
Speech. Given at Labor conference re: copper strike. Lansing, Michigan. 31 December 1913.
What Next. 1913.

1914

Mothers Day Proclamation. May 1914.
Arbor and Bird Day: a Proclamation. 8 May 1914.
Proclamation on the Panama Canal. 15 May 1914.
Decoration and Memorial Day: a Proclamation. 8 May 1914.
Flag Day Proclamation. June 1914.
American Peace Centenary. Address as temporary chairmain of the Mackinac Conference of the American Peace Centenary Committee at Mackinac Island. 21 July 1914.
Tuberculosis Day: a Proclamation. 8 November 1914.
Ferris Institute Holiday Announcement. December 1914.
Governor Ferris:a character sketch by a business man. 1914.
The Copper Strike. Lecture. 1914.

1915

Second Inaguaral Message of Woodbridge N. Ferris. 7 January 1915.
Message to Legislature. February 9, 1915.
Message to Legislature. March 9, 1915.
Message to Legislature. March 25, 1915.
Arbor and Bird Day: a Proclamation. 7 May 1915.
Mothers Day: a Proclamation. 9 May 1915.
Message to Legislature. May 10, 1915.
Message to Legislature. May 10, 1915.
Message to Legislature. May 14, 1915.
Message to Legislature. May 14, 1915.
Message to Legislature. May 14, 1915.
Message to Legislature. May 18, 1915.
Message to Legislature. May 18, 1915.
Message to Legislature. May 19, 1915.
Message to Legislature. May 19, 1915.
Message to Legislature. May 20, 1915.
Message to Legislature. May 20, 1915.
Message to Legislature. May 21, 1915.
Flag Day: a Proclamation. 14 June 1915.
Tuberculosis Day: a Proclamation. 20 August 1915.
Lewis Cass. Address at Lewis Cass Day, Mackinac Island. 28 August 1915.
Memory Day: a Proclamation. September 1915.
Ferris Institute Holiday Announcement. December 1915.
Patriotism of Peace is Greater than That of War. Address. 1915.

1916

Mothers Day: a Proclamation. 14 May 1916.
Spirit of the Times. Address for Michigan Pioneer and Historical Society. 25 May 1916.
Decoration and Memorial Day: a Proclamation. 30 May 1916.
Commencement address. 30 June 1916.
Thanksgiving Proclamation. November 1916.
Ferris Institute Holiday Announcement. December 1916.
Retiring Message of Governor Woodbridge N. Ferris. 31 December 1916.
Speech at Teachers Institute. New York. 1916.

1917

Looking Forward. Summer 1917.
Ferris Institute Holiday Announcement. December 1917.
In Memorial of Mrs. Nellie G. Ferris. 1917.

1918

"The World War and Education." Big Rapids Pioneer Progress Edition. December 1918.
Ferris Institute Holiday Announcement. December 1918.

1919

Ferris Institute Holiday Announcement. December 1919.
Biology of War. Book review. 1919.
What Next. 1919.

1920

Interview with Reine Trippensee. March 1920.
Opposition to the School Amendment. June 1920.
Address. Given to Oakman Boulevard Improvement Association. Detroit, Michigan. 20 October 1920.
Ferris Institute Holiday Announcement. December 1920.

1921

Morning Exercises. Lecture. Delivered at Ferris Institute. 21 January 1921.
Ferris Institute Holiday Announcement. December 1921.
Windsor, William. Phrenology: Science of Character. Big Rapids, Michigan: Ferris-Windsor Company, 1921. Introduction by Ferris.

1922

Ferris Institute Holiday Announcement. December 1922.
On Newbarryism. Address at Detroit, Michigan. 1922.

1924

Address. Given to Michigan Bankers Association. Grand Rapids, Michigan. 24 September 1924.
Ferris Institute Holiday Announcement. December 1924.

1925

Ragtime in Education. February 1925.
Ferris Institute Holiday Announcement. December 1925.

1926

Sanity in Education. Detroit Open Forum. 1 March 1926.
Remarks on the Gooding Bill. In the US Senate. April 1926.
Eighteenth Amendment and the Volstead Act: Prohibition and the Youth of America. Speech delivered in US Senate. 4 May 1926.
Remarks on the World Court. Speech delivered in US Senate. 1926.
To Establish A National Arboretum...report to accompany S. 164. Washington D.C.: GPO, 1926.

1927

Memorial Address. Ionia, Michigan. 31 May 1927.
On the US Senate. Ypsilanti, Michigan. 22 July 1927.
Address. Delivered in Flint, Michigan. 26 September 1927.
Give American Youth a Chance. Delivered to Executive Club of Chicago. 7 October 1927.
Ferris Institute Holiday Announcement. December 1927.

1928

Woodbridge N. Ferris Memorial Addresses delivered in the US Senate in memory of Woodbridge N. Ferris, late a senator from Michigan. Includes undelivered speech of Senator Ferris. 6 May 1928.

Date unknown

Address. Delivered in Nazareth, Michigan.
Address. Delivered in Saginaw, Michigan.
Abraham Lincoln. Lecture.
Autobiography of Woodbridge N. Ferris.
Brains. Lecture.
Care and Culture of Man. Lecture.
Collapse of the United States Home. Address.
Letter to the Crippled Children.
Looking Forward.
Memorial Day: an Address.
Morning Exercises. Lecture.
Numbers. Lecture.
Pathetic Illustration.
School Management. Lecture.
"Too Many in Class." Detroit Free Press article.
Waking Attention and Holding Interest. Article.
What For? Lecture.

Compilations

Ferris's Christmas Greetings, 1909-1927.
Quotations from Woodbridge Ferris's Public Utterances. n.d.
Sayings of Woodbridge N. Ferris.


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