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The Resource The Rose Man of Sing Sing : a true tale of life, murder, and redemption in the age of yellow journalism, James McGrath Morris

The Rose Man of Sing Sing : a true tale of life, murder, and redemption in the age of yellow journalism, James McGrath Morris

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The Rose Man of Sing Sing : a true tale of life, murder, and redemption in the age of yellow journalism
Title
The Rose Man of Sing Sing
Title remainder
a true tale of life, murder, and redemption in the age of yellow journalism
Statement of responsibility
James McGrath Morris
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Today, seventy-three years after his death, journalists still tell tales of Charles E. Chapin. As city editor of Pulitzer?s New York Evening World, Chapin was the model of the take-no-prisoners newsroom tyrant: he drove reporters relentlessly?and kept his paper in the center ring of the circus of big-city journalism. From the Harry K. Thaw trial to the sinking of the Titanic, Chapin set the pace for the evening press, the CNN of the pre-electronic world of journalism. In 1918, at the pinnacle of fame, Chapin?s world collapsed. Facing financial ruin, sunk in depression, he decided to kill him
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
E7B
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Morris, James McGrath
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Communications and media studies
Series volume
no. 8
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  • Chapin, Charles E
  • Chapin, Charles E
  • Journalists
  • Prisoners
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Journalists
  • Prisoners
  • United States
Label
The Rose Man of Sing Sing : a true tale of life, murder, and redemption in the age of yellow journalism, James McGrath Morris
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-429) 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
Preface; 1 The Gardens; 2 Youth; 3 Traveling Thespian; 4 At Last a Reporter!; 5 Marine Reporter; 6 Death Watch; 7 At the Editor's Desk; 8 Park Row; 9 St. Louis; 10 New York to Stay; 11 A New Century; 12 A Grand Life; 13 On Senior's Desk; 14 A Titanic Scoop; 15 The Crisis; 16 The Deed; 17 A Date in Court; 18 Inside the Walls; 19 At the Editor's Desk, Again; 20 Viola; 21 The Roses; 22 Constance; 23 The End; Epilogue; Appendix; Guide to Notes and Abbreviations; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn647876393
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 437 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823238590
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt132kk7p
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647876393
Label
The Rose Man of Sing Sing : a true tale of life, murder, and redemption in the age of yellow journalism, James McGrath Morris
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-429) 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
Preface; 1 The Gardens; 2 Youth; 3 Traveling Thespian; 4 At Last a Reporter!; 5 Marine Reporter; 6 Death Watch; 7 At the Editor's Desk; 8 Park Row; 9 St. Louis; 10 New York to Stay; 11 A New Century; 12 A Grand Life; 13 On Senior's Desk; 14 A Titanic Scoop; 15 The Crisis; 16 The Deed; 17 A Date in Court; 18 Inside the Walls; 19 At the Editor's Desk, Again; 20 Viola; 21 The Roses; 22 Constance; 23 The End; Epilogue; Appendix; Guide to Notes and Abbreviations; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn647876393
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 437 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823238590
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt132kk7p
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647876393

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