The Resource Material life in America, 1600-1860, edited by Robert Blair St. George

Material life in America, 1600-1860, edited by Robert Blair St. George

Label
Material life in America, 1600-1860
Title
Material life in America, 1600-1860
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Blair St. George
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E161
LC item number
.M36 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
St. George, Robert Blair
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Material culture
  • Culture matérielle
  • Manners and customs
  • Material culture
  • United States
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • United States
Label
Material life in America, 1600-1860, edited by Robert Blair St. George
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mind in matter : an introduction to material culture theory and method / Jules David Prown -- Ethnographic method in history : an action approach / Rhys Isaac -- Meaningful things and appropriate myths : the artifact's place in American studies / Henry Glassie -- The Indians' New World : the Catawba experience / James H. Merrell -- Impermanent architecture in the Southern American colonies / Cary Carson [and others] -- Village and community in early colonial New England / Joseph S. Wood -- "Shining in Borrowed Plumage" : affirmation of community in the Black coronation festivals of New England, ca. 1750-1850 / Melvin Wade -- A small planter's profits : the Cole estate and the growth of the early Chesapeake economy / Russell R. Menard, Lois Green Carr, and Lorena S. Walsh -- Work and culture : the task system and the world of Lowcountry Blacks, 1700-1880 / Philip D. Morgan -- The material lives of laboring Philadelphians, 1750-1800 / Billy G. Smith -- Furniture and the domestic environment in Wethersfield, Connecticut, 1639-1800 / Kevin M. Sweeney -- Women and property in South Carolina : the evidence from marriage settlements, 1730-1830 / Marylynn Salmon -- Hog meat and cornpone : foodways in the antebellum South / Sam B. Hilliard -- Artifacts of regional consciousness in the Connecticut River Valley, 1700-1780 / Robert Blair St. George -- White and black Landscapes in Eighteenth-century Virginia / Dell Upton -- Rewalking the "Walking City" housing and property relations in New York City, 1780-1840 / Betsy Blackmar -- Pawtucket village and the strike of 1824 : the origins of class conflict in Rhode Island -- Gary Kulik Seating the meetinghouse in early Massachusetts / Robert J. Dinkin -- Authority, law, and custom : the rituals of court day in Tidewater Virginia, 1720-1750 / A.G. Roeber -- Tea-Drinking in Eighteenth-century America : its etiquette and equipage / Rodris Roth -- "For Honour and Civil worship to any worthy person" : burial, baptism, and community on the Massachusetts near frontier, 1730-1790 / John L. Brooke -- the career of colonel Pluck : folk drama and popular protest in early nineteenth-century Philadelphia / Susan G. Davis -- The "Rural" cemetery movement : urban travail and the Appeal of Nature / Thomas Bender -- Culture and cultivation : agriculture and society in Thoreau's concord / Robert A. Gross -- Domestic architecture as an Index to social history : the romantic revival and the cult of domesticity in America, 1840-1870 / Clifford E. Clark, Jr
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xiii, 570 pages
Isbn
9781555530204
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
87016197
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)16078041
  • (OCoLC)ocm16078041
Label
Material life in America, 1600-1860, edited by Robert Blair St. George
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mind in matter : an introduction to material culture theory and method / Jules David Prown -- Ethnographic method in history : an action approach / Rhys Isaac -- Meaningful things and appropriate myths : the artifact's place in American studies / Henry Glassie -- The Indians' New World : the Catawba experience / James H. Merrell -- Impermanent architecture in the Southern American colonies / Cary Carson [and others] -- Village and community in early colonial New England / Joseph S. Wood -- "Shining in Borrowed Plumage" : affirmation of community in the Black coronation festivals of New England, ca. 1750-1850 / Melvin Wade -- A small planter's profits : the Cole estate and the growth of the early Chesapeake economy / Russell R. Menard, Lois Green Carr, and Lorena S. Walsh -- Work and culture : the task system and the world of Lowcountry Blacks, 1700-1880 / Philip D. Morgan -- The material lives of laboring Philadelphians, 1750-1800 / Billy G. Smith -- Furniture and the domestic environment in Wethersfield, Connecticut, 1639-1800 / Kevin M. Sweeney -- Women and property in South Carolina : the evidence from marriage settlements, 1730-1830 / Marylynn Salmon -- Hog meat and cornpone : foodways in the antebellum South / Sam B. Hilliard -- Artifacts of regional consciousness in the Connecticut River Valley, 1700-1780 / Robert Blair St. George -- White and black Landscapes in Eighteenth-century Virginia / Dell Upton -- Rewalking the "Walking City" housing and property relations in New York City, 1780-1840 / Betsy Blackmar -- Pawtucket village and the strike of 1824 : the origins of class conflict in Rhode Island -- Gary Kulik Seating the meetinghouse in early Massachusetts / Robert J. Dinkin -- Authority, law, and custom : the rituals of court day in Tidewater Virginia, 1720-1750 / A.G. Roeber -- Tea-Drinking in Eighteenth-century America : its etiquette and equipage / Rodris Roth -- "For Honour and Civil worship to any worthy person" : burial, baptism, and community on the Massachusetts near frontier, 1730-1790 / John L. Brooke -- the career of colonel Pluck : folk drama and popular protest in early nineteenth-century Philadelphia / Susan G. Davis -- The "Rural" cemetery movement : urban travail and the Appeal of Nature / Thomas Bender -- Culture and cultivation : agriculture and society in Thoreau's concord / Robert A. Gross -- Domestic architecture as an Index to social history : the romantic revival and the cult of domesticity in America, 1840-1870 / Clifford E. Clark, Jr
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xiii, 570 pages
Isbn
9781555530204
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
87016197
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)16078041
  • (OCoLC)ocm16078041

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