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Blum, Ann Shelby 1950-

Overview
Works: 6 works in 17 publications in 1 language and 1,829 library holdings
Genres: History  Dissertations, Academic  Bibliography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QL46.5, 591.0222
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Most widely held works by Ann Shelby Blum
Picturing nature : American nineteenth-century zoological illustration by Ann Shelby Blum( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The panorama of American animal study, from the natural history of Alexander Wilson and John James Audubon through the development of professional zoology and its large institutions, provides the backdrop for Ann Blum's study of illustration styles. Over the course of the nineteenth century, the move from field natural history to museum and laboratory study together with changes in printing technology helped bring about a dramatic shift from realism to schematization in published zoological illustration. Blum notes, however, that the early emphasis on depicting the living animal in nature had a persistent influence on American zoologists and their pictorial representation of animals
Domestic economies : family, work, and welfare in Mexico City, 1884-1943 by Ann Shelby Blum( Book )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children without parents law, charity and social practice, Mexico City, 1867-1940 by Ann Shelby Blum( )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This dissertation examines the experience of poor children outside their families in Mexico City through the lens of public welfare, from the Restored Republic in 1867 through the 1930s, the decade of consolidation of the Mexican Revolution's social program. Analysis of law, organization and clienteles of public orphanages, and community circulation of children provides a complex view of the interactions between family practice and the expanding state sphere
In loving detail : artists and scientists joined forces in the nineteenth century to celebrate the world of nature with admiration, wit, and affection by Ann Shelby Blum( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Family history by Ann Shelby Blum( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In loving detail by Ann Shelby Blum( )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Domestic economies : family, work, and welfare in Mexico City, 1884-1943
Alternative Names
Blum, Ann S. 1950-

Shelby Blum, Ann 1950-

Languages
English (15)

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