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The Hudson-Fulton Celebration : New York's river festival of 1909 and the making of a metropolis

Author: Kathleen Eagen Johnson
Publisher: [Tarrytown, N.Y.] : Historic Hudson Valley ; New York : Fordham University Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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For two weeks in the fall of 1909, New York City threw itself the biggest party it had ever seen - attracting millions of people to a sprawling festival, from Brooklyn up the Hudson River to Albany.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Johnson, Kathleen Eagen.
Hudson-Fulton Celebration.
[Tarrytown, N.Y.] : Historic Hudson Valley ; New York : Fordham University Press, 2009
(DLC) 2008050168
(OCoLC)276228995
Named Person: Henry Hudson; Robert Fulton; Robert Fulton; Henry Hudson
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kathleen Eagen Johnson
OCLC Number: 681294665
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (203 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: A test of the modern metropolis --
The quandary of New York history --
Hudson's valor, Fulton's genius --
Parades & politics --
The littlest knickerbockers --
Jump-starting New York's arts & culture --
Symbols, souvenirs, & sales --
Air & sea, peace & war --
Up the river --
The party's over.
Responsibility: Kathleen Eagen Johnson.

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The centenary has also occasioned the publication of the first full-length study of the event, The Hudson-Fulton Celebration: New York's River Festival of 1909 and the Making of a Metropolis. * -The Read more...

 
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