The Resource A communion of shadows : religion and photography in nineteenth-century America, Rachel McBride Lindsey

A communion of shadows : religion and photography in nineteenth-century America, Rachel McBride Lindsey

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A communion of shadows : religion and photography in nineteenth-century America
Title
A communion of shadows
Title remainder
religion and photography in nineteenth-century America
Statement of responsibility
Rachel McBride Lindsey
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Language
eng
Summary
"When the revolutionary technology of photography erupted in American culture in 1839, it swiftly became, in the day's parlance, a 'mania.' In this ... illustrated book, Rachel McBride Lindsey places vernacular photography at the center of the study of nineteenth-century American religious culture and lived religion. As an empirical tool, photography captured many of the signal scenes of American life, from the Gold Rush to the bloody battlefields of the Civil War. But photographs did not simply display neutral records of people, places, and things--commonplace photographs became inscribed with spiritual meaning, disclosing, not merely signifying, a power that lay beyond"--
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Lindsey, Rachel McBride
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2525
LC item number
.L553 2017eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • United States
  • Photography
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Inspiration & Personal Growth
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Spirituality / General
  • RELIGION / Christianity / General
  • RELIGION / Devotional
  • RELIGION / Spirituality
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A communion of shadows : religion and photography in nineteenth-century America, Rachel McBride Lindsey
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469633732
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt1w41wkk
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1006637894
  • (OCoLC)on1006637894
Label
A communion of shadows : religion and photography in nineteenth-century America, Rachel McBride Lindsey
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469633732
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt1w41wkk
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1006637894
  • (OCoLC)on1006637894

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