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Religion in the City of Angels : American Protestant culture and urbanization, Los Angeles, 1850-1930 / by Gregory H. Singleton.

[Ann Arbor] : UMI Research Press, [1979] .
ISBN 0835709752, 0835709744, 9780835709750, 9780835709743

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Subjects California -- Los Angeles.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Church history.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History.
Protestant churches -- California -- Los Angeles -- History.
Protestant churches.
Series Studies in American history and culture ; no. 2.
Description xxxi, 262 pages ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date [1979]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-256) and index.
Contents Protestant beginnings in Los Angeles -- From Mexican Pueblo to American town -- A city of churches -- Pure faith, pure morals, pure government -- From Protestant city to secular metropolis -- The outward drive and the inward life -- Epilogue: Los Angeles and our Protestant heritage -- Appendix I: Social analysis of Los Angeles Protestants: Sources and methods -- II. Homogeneity of voluntaristic denominations -- III. Sources for local denominational history -- IV. Selected social patterns: Los Angeles, 1850-1930 -- V. Urban growth and religious membership -- VI. Urban growth and the indices of diversity.
Genre Church history.
Geographic Area California
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4515366
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Singleton, Gregory H., 1940-
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