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Delaware : a guide to the First State

Author: Edward W CoochJohn A PerkinsJeannette EckmanHenry G AlsbergDelaware Federal Writers' Project,All authors
Publisher: New York : Hastings House, [1955] ©1955.
Series: American guide series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New and revised editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Guidebooks
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Delaware Federal Writers' Project.
Delaware.
New York, Hastings House [1955]
(OCoLC)583612692
Online version:
Delaware Federal Writers' Project.
Delaware.
New York, Hastings House [1955]
(OCoLC)607690579
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward W Cooch; John A Perkins; Jeannette Eckman; Henry G Alsberg; Delaware Federal Writers' Project,; Delaware. Lieutenant Governor (1937-1941 : Cooch),
OCLC Number: 814079
Notes: "First published in June 1938 ... Second edition extensively revised, May 1955"--Title page verso.
State seal on front lining-paper; map, "Key to Delaware tours," on back lining-paper.
Description: xxvi, 562 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 21 cm.
Contents: Foreword / Edward W. Cooch, lieutenant governor, 1938 --
State insignia --
Foreword / Dr. John A. Perkins, president, University of Delaware --
Editors' preface to new edition --
General information --
Annual events --
Delaware : the general background. Individual aspects ; Natural setting and conservation ; History ; Government ; Transportation ; Agriculture ; Industry, commerce, and labor ; Folkways and customs ; Education ; Religion ; Literature ; The press ; Art and artists ; The theater ; Music ; Architecture --
Cities and towns. Preface ; Arden ; Dover ; Lewes ; Milford ; Newark ; New Castle ; Rehoboth ; Wilmington --
Tours --
Appendices. Chronology ; Bibliography ; Sectional maps ; Index to map sections ; General index.
Series Title: American guide series.
Responsibility: compiled and written by the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of Delaware.

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