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Empress San Francisco : the Pacific Rim, the Great West, and California at the Panama-Pacific International Exposition / Abigail M. Markwyn.

Author/Creator:
Markwyn, Abigail M., author.
Other Title:
Pacific Rim, the Great West, and California at the Panama-Pacific International Exposition
Publication:
Lincoln [Nebraska] : University of Nebraska Press, [2014]
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 335 pages, 30 unnumbered pages ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915 : San Francisco, Calif.).
Group identity -- California -- San Francisco -- History -- 20th century.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Ethnic relations.
Chinese Americans -- California -- San Francisco -- Ethnic identity.
Japanese Americans -- California -- San Francisco -- Ethnic identity.
Women -- California -- San Francisco -- Social conditions.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Moral conditions.
San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.) -- Social life and customs.
Panama-Pacific International Exposition.
Chinese Americans -- Ethnic identity.
Ethnic relations.
Group identity.
Japanese Americans -- Ethnic identity.
Manners and customs.
Moral conditions.
Women -- Social conditions.
California -- San Francisco.
California -- San Francisco Bay Area.
Form/Genre:
History.
Contents:
The spectacle of the fair
Uniting San Francisco
Claiming their place
Economic partner, exotic other
Sex and other vices at the fair
Performing work
Women take the political stage.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780803243842 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0803243847 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780803267817 (pdf)
9780803267824 (epub)
9780803267831 (mobi)
OCLC:
881386212
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