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The Resource Before L.A. : race, space, and municipal power in Los Angeles, 1781-1894, David Samuel Torres-Rouff

Before L.A. : race, space, and municipal power in Los Angeles, 1781-1894, David Samuel Torres-Rouff

Label
Before L.A. : race, space, and municipal power in Los Angeles, 1781-1894
Title
Before L.A.
Title remainder
race, space, and municipal power in Los Angeles, 1781-1894
Statement of responsibility
David Samuel Torres-Rouff
Title variation
Before Los Angeles
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
David Torres-Rouff significantly expands borderlands history by examining the past and original urban infrastructure of one of America's most prominent cities; its social, spatial and racial divides and boundaries; and how it came to be the Los Angeles we know today
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Torres-Rouff, David Samuel
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Lamar series in western history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Land settlement
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Ethnic relations
  • Land settlement
  • Population
  • Race relations
  • California
Label
Before L.A. : race, space, and municipal power in Los Angeles, 1781-1894, David Samuel Torres-Rouff
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-338) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Finding the past -- A pueblo by the Porciuncula, 1781-1840 -- "Members of the same family with ourselves" : intercultural civic ideals, identities, and spaces, 1840-1855 -- "Impossible to ascertain with any degree of certainty" : choosing between cooperation and confrontation, 1855-1856 -- "Upon this thread hangs the welfare of our city" : society, space, and public policy, 1857-1861 -- Judging "an 'Ethiopian by his skin'" : politics, violence, and the power of racialized place, 1862-1872 -- "Looking across the gulf of immeasurable distance" : the divergent paths of Los Angeles's places and peoples, 1870-1894 -- Conclusion: "A story hidden behind every crumbling wall" : history and memory in Los Angeles
Control code
ocn858861483
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 361 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300156621
Lccn
2013003567
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt5qbpqv
  • 523fccec-8d50-4e33-8e16-803ac95520f8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)858861483
Label
Before L.A. : race, space, and municipal power in Los Angeles, 1781-1894, David Samuel Torres-Rouff
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-338) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Finding the past -- A pueblo by the Porciuncula, 1781-1840 -- "Members of the same family with ourselves" : intercultural civic ideals, identities, and spaces, 1840-1855 -- "Impossible to ascertain with any degree of certainty" : choosing between cooperation and confrontation, 1855-1856 -- "Upon this thread hangs the welfare of our city" : society, space, and public policy, 1857-1861 -- Judging "an 'Ethiopian by his skin'" : politics, violence, and the power of racialized place, 1862-1872 -- "Looking across the gulf of immeasurable distance" : the divergent paths of Los Angeles's places and peoples, 1870-1894 -- Conclusion: "A story hidden behind every crumbling wall" : history and memory in Los Angeles
Control code
ocn858861483
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 361 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300156621
Lccn
2013003567
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt5qbpqv
  • 523fccec-8d50-4e33-8e16-803ac95520f8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)858861483

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