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Prairie fires and paper moons : the American photographic postcard, 1900-1920 / Hal Morgan and Andreas Brown ; foreword by John Baskin.

Author/Creator:
Morgan, Hal.
Publication:
Boston : D.R. Godine, 1981.
Format/Description:
Book
xv, 191 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 21 x 24 cm
Subjects:
United States -- Pictorial works.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 1865-1918 -- Pictorial works.
Postcards -- United States.
Manners and customs.
Postcards.
United States.
Form/Genre:
Illustrated works.
Pictorial works.
Illustrated works.
Place of Publication:
United States Massachusetts Boston.
Contents:
Foreword / John Baskin
Introduction
In the photographer's studio
At home and at play
At work
At war
Outside the law
Local scenes and events
Gala occasions
Appendix: methods of dating photographic postcards.
Local notes:
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy 1 has magazine article clipping with ms. notes laid in.
Gotham Book Mart Collection copies 2 & 3 have dustjacket retained.
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy 4 has printing error: first signature (title page-p.xv) is flipped so text is upside down and title page is at the end.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copies 1-4)
Penn Chronology:
1981
Contributor:
Brown, Andreas.
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Morgan, Hal. Prairie fires and paper moons.
ISBN:
0879234040
9780879234041
0879234520
9780879234522
OCLC:
7554800
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