The Resource Souvenirs of the old South : Northern tourism and Southern mythology, Rebecca Cawood McIntyre

Souvenirs of the old South : Northern tourism and Southern mythology, Rebecca Cawood McIntyre

Label
Souvenirs of the old South : Northern tourism and Southern mythology
Title
Souvenirs of the old South
Title remainder
Northern tourism and Southern mythology
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Cawood McIntyre
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Less than a decade after the conclusion of the Civil War, northern promoters began pushing images of a mythic South to boost tourism. By creating a hierarchical relationship based on region and race in which northerners were always superior, promoters saw tourist dollars begin flowing southward, but this cultural construction was damaging to southerners, particularly African Americans
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
917.504/41
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
G155.U6
LC item number
M43 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Souvenirs of the old South : Northern tourism and Southern mythology, Rebecca Cawood McIntyre
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Table of Contents vii; List of Illustrations ix; Acknowledgments xi; Introduction 1; I The South as American-1840-1860 9; 1 Saratoga! Fiddlesticks!Mineral Springs and Picturesque Scenery 11; II Reconstructing a Southern Landscape-1870-1890 37; 2 A Shadow of Romance: Nostalgia in the Mountain South 39; 3 Streamers of Funereal Moss: Gothicizing the Southern Swamps 68; III African Americans in the Tourist Landscape-1870-1920 97; 4 True Relics of the Old South: Slave Stereotypes and Tourism 99; IV Solidifying the Old South-1890-1920 135
Control code
ocn751978000
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 215 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813040691
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34238955
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)751978000
  • pebcs0813040698

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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