Centennial; American life in 1876.


[1st ed.].. Philadelphia, Chilton Book Company [1969] .

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
E 168 .R19 1969 Available Request
American
LIB stacks
E168 .R19 Available Request
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
E168.R3 C4 Available Request
Subjects Civilization.
United States -- Civilization -- 1865-1918.
United States -- History -- 1865-1898.
United States.
Description x, 475 pages 25 cm
Copyright Date [1969]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Not just another year -- Centennial ways of life: a sampling of opinions -- Josiah Holland: dead center -- Offenbach: once over lightly -- John Leng, flying Scot -- Nathaniel Bishop and his sneak-box -- Across Texas on horseback: Col. Taylor -- Two carping Frenchmen -- Mr. and Mrs. Huxley -- John Lewis, transplanted Englishman -- Emily in Sitka and Lapwai -- Joseph Hatton's friendly chat -- A teeming nation of nations -- Civilized East -- Frontier -- Wilderness -- The age of enterprise -- The abuses of power: a tragedy in three acts -- The whiskey ring -- Grafters in the cabinet -- The disputed election -- The southern question -- Good and faithful servants -- The exhibition -- Quality of life -- The arts, fine and otherwise -- The lively arts -- The verbal arts -- The plastic arts -- A great year for education -- A mighty fortress.
Genre History.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)46548
(OCoLC)ocm00046548
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Randel, William Peirce, 1909-
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