The Resource Grant Park : the evolution of Chicago's front yard, Dennis H. Cremin

Grant Park : the evolution of Chicago's front yard, Dennis H. Cremin

Label
Grant Park : the evolution of Chicago's front yard
Title
Grant Park
Title remainder
the evolution of Chicago's front yard
Statement of responsibility
Dennis H. Cremin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On November 4, 2008, when president-elect Barack Obama celebrated his victory with more than one hundred thousand supporters in Chicago, everyone knew where to meet. Long considered the showplace and cultural center of Chicago, Grant Park has been the site of tragedy and tension, as well success and joy. In addition to serving as the staging grounds for Abraham Lincoln's funeral procession through the city, the park has been the setting for civil rights protests and the 1968 Democratic National Convention demonstrations. The faithful attended the open-air mass of Pope John Paul II in
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
977.3/11
Index
index present
LC call number
F548.65.G73
LC item number
C74 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Grant Park : the evolution of Chicago's front yard, Dennis H. Cremin
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • 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
Early Park History : Lake, Land, and Place -- Lake Park : A Cultural and Civic Center -- The World's Columbian Exposition and Chicago's Cultural Flowering -- Making the White City Permanent -- The New Design -- Gateway and Cultural Center : From A Century of Progress to Postwar Park -- Parking Lots, Protests, and Mayhem : Grant Park in the Daley Era -- The Park Reenvisioned and Renewed
Control code
ocn843880935
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809332526
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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490500
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29004743
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)843880935
  • pebcs0809332523

Library Locations

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