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Olmsted South, old South critic, new South planner / edited by Dana F. White and Victor A. Kramer ; [visual materials compiled and arranged by Howard L. Preston and Dana F. White, with Colleen Keegan].

; Kramer, Victor A
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1979.
ISBN 0313207240, 9780313207242

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Other Authors Kramer, Victor A.
White, Dana F.
Subjects Civic improvement -- Southern States.
Civic improvement.
Landscape architects -- United States -- Biography.
Landscape architects.
Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1822-1903.
Regional planning -- Southern States.
Regional planning.
Social conditions
Social scientists -- United States -- Biography.
Social scientists.
Southern States -- Social conditions.
Southern States.
United States.
Series Contributions in American studies ; no. 43.
Description xxxvi, 259 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1979.
Notes "About Olmsted, a bibliographical essay": pages [247]-252.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Olmsted as observer / Victor A. Kramer -- Connecticut Yankee in cotton's kingdom / Dana F. White -- Old sources for a new history / Karla J. Spurlock-Evans -- Olmsted's contributions to folklife research / Kay L. Cothran -- Transcending journalism / Robert Detweiler -- Landscape observed / William Lake Douglas -- Knickerbocker illustrator of the Old South / Howard L. Preston and Dana F. White -- Harriet Beecher Stowe's imagination and Frederick Law Olmsted's travels / Victor A. Kramer -- Free-soil advocacy and the New England Emigrant Aid Society / Victor A. Kramer, Philip R. Rutherford and Dana F. White -- Frederick Law Olmsted and Jonathan Baxter Harrison / Timothy J. Crimmins -- Old South under new conditions / Dana F. White -- Frederick Law Olmsted and Joel Hurt / Elizabeth A. Lyon -- Hurt's deserted village / Rick Beard -- Parkways, parks, and New South progressivism / Howard L. Preston -- Olmsted at Biltmore / Frederick Gutheim -- About Olmsted / Dana F. White.
Production Credits Visual materials compiled and arranged by Howard L. Preston and Dana F. White, with Colleen Keegan.
Genre Biography.
Geographic Area United States
Southern States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4570276
(OCoLC)ocm04570276
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