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Gillespie, Angus K. 1942-

Overview
Works: 15 works in 60 publications in 2 languages and 7,424 library holdings
Genres: History  Folklore  Biography  Personal narratives  Music  Archives 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: NA6233.N5, 725.23097471
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Angus K Gillespie
Twin towers the life of New York City's World Trade Center by Angus K Gillespie( Book )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 3,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the World Trade Center as an American icon, describing the conception, design, and construction of the Twin Towers and relating the activities that took place there during a normal twenty-four-hour day
Crossing under the Hudson the story of the Holland and Lincoln Tunnels by Angus K Gillespie( )
10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crossing Under the Hudson takes a fresh look at the planning and construction of two key links in the transportation infrastructure of New York and New Jersey-the Holland and Lincoln Tunnels. Writing in an accessible style that incorporates historical accounts with a lively and entertaining approach, Angus Kress Gillespie explores these two monumental works of civil engineering and the public who embraced them
American wildlife in symbol and story ( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rooted in America : foodlore of popular fruits and vegetables ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of essays that examine how foods express American cultural values
The World Trade Center ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the construction, 27 year presence, and bombing destruction of the World Trade Center in New York City
Looking for America on the New Jersey Turnpike by Angus K Gillespie( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folklorist of the coal fields : George Korson's life and work by Angus K Gillespie( Book )
4 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The day the towers fell ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains first hand accounts of the events of September 11 and the days that followed, told by the amateur photographers that share their personal photos. Includes an interview of Professor Angus Gillespie by Harry Smith
The contributions of George Korson to American intellectual life by Angus K Gillespie( )
4 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses Korson's life and work as a folklorist collecting the stories and songs of coal miners in Pennsylvania
History of the World Trade Center by Angus K Gillespie( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Angus Gillespie, a professor at Rutgers University and author of Twin towers : the life of New York City's World Trade Center, lectures on how the Trade Center was built, why terrorists would target it, and the movement to rebuild the towers after the September 11, 2001 attack. Followed by questions from the audience
Folklore in the Pine Barrens : a study of the Pinelands Cultural Society of Waretown by Angus K Gillespie( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folk and hillbilly music in the pines : Gladys Eayre and the Pineconer's repertoire by Angus K Gillespie( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Sekai bōeki sentā biru : Ushinawareta toshi no monogatari by Angus K Gillespie( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
New Jersey Folk Festival records by New Jersey Folk Festival( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A quilt sharing event is documented in the files of the 1985 festival. Records of the 13 privately-owned quilts that were evaluated consist of questionnaires and color photographs (prints and negatives). The questionnaries, headed "American Textile Registry: Quilt Questionnaire," include separate forms for social history (filled out in advance by the quilt owners) and for technical information (filled out on-site by a consultant). The quilts documented almost all date from between 1840 and 1940, and many of them were created in states other than New Jersey
The lore of America's coal miners : a fresh look at the George Korson collection ( )
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lecture about journalist and folklorist George Korson (1899-1967) who collected songs and stories of anthracite coal miners in Schuykill County, Pennsylvania. Gillespie also discusses George Korson's archive at the American Folklife Center
 
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Alternative Names
Gillespie, Angus K.
Gillespie, Angus K. 1942-...
Gillespie, Angus Kress
Kress Gillespie, Angus 1942-
ギレスピー, アンガス・K
ギレスピー, アンガス・クレス
Languages
English (57)
Japanese (2)
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