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Alice Morse Earle and the domestic history of early America

Verfasser/in: Susan Williams
Verlag: Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, [2013]
Serien: Public history in historical perspective.
Ausgabe/Format   Buch : Biografie : Bundesstaatliche Regierungsveröffentlichung : EnglischAlle Ausgaben und Formate anzeigen
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"Author, collector, and historian Alice Morse Earle (1851-1911) was among the most important and prolific writers of her day. Between 1890 and 1904, she produced seventeen books as well as numerous articles, pamphlets, and speeches about the life, manners, customs, and material culture of colonial New England. Earle's work coincided with a surge of interest in early American history, genealogy, and antique  Weiterlesen…
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Gattung/Form: Biography
Name: Alice Morse Earle
Medientyp: Biografie, Amtliche Veröffentlichung, Bundesstaatliche Regierungsveröffentlichung
Dokumenttyp: Buch
Alle Autoren: Susan Williams
ISBN: 9781558499881 1558499881 9781558499874 1558499873
OCLC-Nummer: 794709414
Beschreibung: xvi, 315 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Inhalt: Introduction : hunting for Alice Morse Earle --
Family matters --
Parlor culture, public culture --
New England kismet --
The China hunter --
Writing the past --
Home life and history --
Remembering the garden --
Genealogy and the quest for an inherited future --
Toward new public history --
Conclusion --
Notes --
Chronological bibliography of Alice Morse Earle's works.
Serientitel: Public history in historical perspective.
Verfasserangabe: Susan Reynolds Williams.

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The biography of an influential Progressive Era scholar of American colonial history  Weiterlesen…

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