The Resource Downtown America : a history of the place and the people who made it, Alison Isenberg

Downtown America : a history of the place and the people who made it, Alison Isenberg

Label
Downtown America : a history of the place and the people who made it
Title
Downtown America
Title remainder
a history of the place and the people who made it
Statement of responsibility
Alison Isenberg
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 307.76/0973
  • 307.760973
  • 307.760973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HT123
LC item number
.I74 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Historical studies of urban America
Label
Downtown America : a history of the place and the people who made it, Alison Isenberg
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-419) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
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
Introduction: Beyond decline: assessing the values of urban commercial life in the twentieth century -- City beautiful or beautiful mess? The gendered origins of a civic ideal -- Fixing an image of commercial dignity: postcards and the business of planning Main Street -- "Mrs. Consumer," "Mrs. Brown America," and "Mr. Chain Store Man": economic woman and the laws of retail -- Main Street's interior frontier: innovation amid Depression and War -- "The demolition of our outworn past": suburban shoppers and the logic of urban renewal -- The hollow prize? Black buyers, racial violence, and the riot renaissance -- Animated by nostalgia: preservation and vacancy since the 1960s -- Conclusion: "The lights are much brighter there."
Control code
ocn662453201
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 441 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226385099
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9780226385082
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36910223
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)662453201

Library Locations

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