A Companion To The Gilded Age And Progressive Era

Author: Christopher M. Nichols
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118913973
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The single, definitive resource for the latest state of knowledge relating to the history and historiography of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era Features contributions by leading scholars in a wide range of relevant specialties Coverage ...

The Gilded Age Progressive Era

Author: Elisabeth Israels Perry
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195156706
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Presents alphabetical articles on major events, documents, persons, social movements, and political and social concepts connected with the Gilden Age and the Progressive Era.

A Companion To Los Angeles

Author: William Deverell
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444390957
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715-21. Koslow, J. L., 2001. Eden's Underbelly: Female Reformers and Public
Health in Los Angeles, 1889-1932. Ph.D. dissertation, University of California at
Los Angeles. Koslow, J. L., 2002. Delivering the City's Children: Municipal
Programs and Midwifery in Los Angeles. Canadian Bulletin of Medical History 19,
2, pp. 399429. Koslow, J. L., 2004. Putting it to a Vote: The Provision of Pure Milk
in Progressive Era Los Angeles. Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era 3
, 2, pp.

Mrs Russell Sage

Author: Ruth Crocker
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 0253112052
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Women's Activism and Philanthropy in Gilded Age and Progressive Era America
Ruth Crocker. In the summer of 1910, Olivia Sage, the 82-year-old widow of
financier Russell Sage, known to the world as Mrs. Russell Sage, set ... The
Woman's Home Companion celebrated the achievement in November 1909 with
an article by Todd, “How I Built My Aeroplane.”1 The Mineola Flying Field was an
easy drive from Lawrence on the south shore of Long Island, where Olivia Sage
spent her ...

Major Problems In The Gilded Age And The Progressive Era

Author: Leon Fink
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin College Division
ISBN: 9780618042555
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... their own. Indeed, the decision to do so represented not only a major
commitment to remain in industrial society but suggested the means by which
economic and emotional stability would be achieved in new circumstances. The
creation of a new family often eased the pain of severing familial ties in the
premigration society, especially for women who saw motherhood as a means of
adjusting to a new life. Financial considerations also prompted many men to seek
a companion who ...

American Reference Books Annual

Author: Bohdan S. Wynar
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The Gilded Age and Progressive Era: A Student Companion. New York, Oxford
University Press, 2006. 430p. illus. index. (Oxford Student Companions to
American History). $60.00. ISBN 10: 0-19-515670-6. ISBN 13: 978-0-19-514670-
6. This reference work is part of a series of "student companions" to historical
periods edited by distinguished historian William Chafe. More courses are
evident on the Gilded Age and Progressive Era, so it is refreshing to have more
reference materials ...

Recommended Reference Books For Small And Medium Sized Libraries And Media Centers

Author: Shannon Graff Hysell
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781591585268
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... of electronic resources since the 1st edition appeared, many of the eyewitness
testimonies are annotated with Internet addresses. The reference capably gives
students the political core of the period and provides a useful chronology of
events, but may leave them wanting for the social and cultural stories of the age
that have had a profound impact on modern America, which are featured more,
for example, in references such as Encyclopedia of the Gilded Age and
Progressive Era ...

A Companion To American Art

Author: John Davis
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118542495
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During the Progressive Era, as well as in the depths of the Great Depression,
economic woes contributed to an appreciation for early American architecture
among critics, architects, builders, and owners on the basis of its ostensible
austerity and restraint, in pointed contrast to the extravagance of some Gilded
Age design.35 Moreover, the characteristics attributed to revival styles—
especially to the colonial and Greek Revival styles—also applied to modernist
architecture, which ...

Purity In Print

Author: Paul S. Boyer
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 9780299175832
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The first edition of Purity in Print documented book censorship in America from the 1870s to the 1930s, embedding it within the larger social and cultural history of the time.