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The Resource The frontier in American culture : an exhibition at the Newberry Library, August 26, 1994 - January 7, 1995, essays by Richard White, Patricia Nelson Limerick ; edited by James R. Grossman

The frontier in American culture : an exhibition at the Newberry Library, August 26, 1994 - January 7, 1995, essays by Richard White, Patricia Nelson Limerick ; edited by James R. Grossman

Label
The frontier in American culture : an exhibition at the Newberry Library, August 26, 1994 - January 7, 1995
Title
The frontier in American culture
Title remainder
an exhibition at the Newberry Library, August 26, 1994 - January 7, 1995
Statement of responsibility
essays by Richard White, Patricia Nelson Limerick ; edited by James R. Grossman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Log cabins and wagon trains, cowboys and Indians, Buffalo Bill and General Custer. These and other frontier images pervade our lives, from fiction to films to advertising, where they attach themselves to products from pancake syrup to cologne, blue jeans to banks. Richard White and Patricia Limerick join their inimitable talents to explore our national preoccupation with this uniquely American image. Richard White examines the two most enduring stories of the frontier, both told in Chicago in 1893, the year of the Columbian Exposition. One was Frederick Jackson Turner's remarkably influential l
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
White, Richard
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Limerick, Patricia Nelson
  • Grossman, James R
  • Newberry Library
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  • Turner, Frederick Jackson
  • Buffalo Bill
  • Turner, Frederick Jackson
  • Buffalo Bill
  • Buffalo Bill
  • Turner, Frederick Jackson
  • Buffalo Bill
  • Turner, Frederick Jackson
  • Cody, William F.
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • West (U.S.)
  • Vie des pionniers
  • États-Unis (Ouest)
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • United States, West
  • Ideologie
  • Cultuur
  • Geschiedschrijving
  • Frontier
  • West (U. S.)
Label
The frontier in American culture : an exhibition at the Newberry Library, August 26, 1994 - January 7, 1995, essays by Richard White, Patricia Nelson Limerick ; edited by James R. Grossman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Frederick Jackson Turner and Buffalo Bill; The Adventures of the Frontier in the Twentieth Century; Checklist of Materials Exhibited
Control code
ocm44961916
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 116 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520915329
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttszgdn
  • 75d0cf31-fcb2-4ba6-95d2-8045cbcd1af8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44961916
Label
The frontier in American culture : an exhibition at the Newberry Library, August 26, 1994 - January 7, 1995, essays by Richard White, Patricia Nelson Limerick ; edited by James R. Grossman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Frederick Jackson Turner and Buffalo Bill; The Adventures of the Frontier in the Twentieth Century; Checklist of Materials Exhibited
Control code
ocm44961916
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 116 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520915329
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttszgdn
  • 75d0cf31-fcb2-4ba6-95d2-8045cbcd1af8
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44961916

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