Franklin

America in 1876 : the way we were / by Lally Weymouth, designed by Milton Glaser.

Author/Creator:
Weymouth, Lally.
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication:
New York : Vintage Books, 1976.
Format/Description:
Book
320 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Subjects:
United States -- History -- 1865-1898.
United States
Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)
Form/Genre:
History.
Summary:
AN ILLUSTRATED TOUR OF THE U.S. IN THE MOMENTOUS TIMES THAT SEPARATED WHAT WE HAD BEEN FROM WHAT WE WERE TO BECOME.
Contents:
The exhibition of 1876
The Western Empire : General Custer and the Battle of Little Big Horn
Washington
The stolen election
The plight of the poor and the Rise of American labor
The great fortunes and the Rise of high society
P.T. Barnum : The greatest showman on earth
Tom Sawyer : The publication of a classic.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 318-320).
Local notes:
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy has marks and annotations throughout
Athenaeum copy: Dornsife/VSA.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1976
Contributor:
Glaser, Milton.
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0394716167 (pbk.)
9780394716169 (pbk.)
OCLC:
1973963
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy