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These United States : portraits of America from the 1920s, edited with an introduction by Daniel H. Borus

Label
These United States : portraits of America from the 1920s
Title
These United States
Title remainder
portraits of America from the 1920s
Statement of responsibility
edited with an introduction by Daniel H. Borus
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.91/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
These United States : portraits of America from the 1920s, edited with an introduction by Daniel H. Borus
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Articles originally published in the Nation between 1922 and 1925
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The unexplored twenties : "These United States" and the quest for diversity / Daniel H. Borus -- Divided we stand / The editors -- Alabama : a study in ultra-violet / Clement Wood -- Arizona : the land of the joyous adventure / Mary Austin -- Arkansas : a native proletariat / C.L. Edson -- California : the prodigious / George P. West -- Colorado : two generations / Easley S. Jones -- Connecticut : a nation in miniature / Don C. Seitz -- Delaware : the ward of a feudal family / Arthur Warner -- Florida : the desert and the rose / Clara G. Stillman -- Georgia : invisible empire state / W.E. Burghardt Du Bois -- Idaho : a remnant of the old frontier / M.R. Stone -- Illinois : first province of the middle kingdom / Howard Vincent O'Brien -- Indiana : her soil and light / Theodore Dreiser -- Iowa : a mortgaged Eldorado / Johan J. Smertenko
  • Kansas : a Puritan survival / William Allen White -- Kentucky : where men die standing / Ben Lucien Burman -- Louisiana (Madame de la Louisiane) / Basil Thompson -- The state of Maine--"down East" / Robert Herrick -- Maryland : apex of normalcy / H.L. Mencken -- Massachusetts : a Roman conquest / John Macy -- Michigan : the Fordizing of a pleasant peninsula / Leonard Lanson Cline -- Minnesota : the Norse state / Sinclair Lewis -- Mississippi : heart of Dixie / Beulah Amidon Ratliff -- Missouri : doesn't want to be shown / Manley O. Hudson -- Montana : land of the copper collar / Arthur Fisher -- Nebraska : the end of the first cycle / Willa Sibert Cather -- Nevada : beautiful desert of buried hopes / Anne Martin -- New Hampshire : not yet abandoned / Ralph D. Paine -- New Jersey : the slave of two cities / Edmund Wilson, Jr
  • New Mexico : a relic of ancient America / Elizabeth Shepley Sergeant -- New York : I. the city--work of man / Ernest H. Gruening -- New York : II. state of unwilling progress / Charles W. Wood -- North Carolina : a militant mediocracy / Robert Watson Winston -- North Dakota : a twentieth-century Valley Forge / Robert George Paterson -- Ohio : I'll say we've done well / Sherwood Anderson -- Oklahoma : low jacks and the crooked game / Burton Rascoe -- Oregon : a slighted beauty / Charles H. Chapman -- Pennsylvania : still a keystone / Reginald Wright Kauffman -- Rhode Island : a lively experiment / Robert Cloutman Dexter -- South Carolina : a lingering fragrance / Ludwig Lewisohn -- South Dakota : state without end / Hayden Carruth -- Tennessee : three-quarters of bewilderment / E.E. Miller
  • Texas : the big Southwestern specimen / George Clifton Edwards -- Utah : apocalypse of the desert / Murray E. King -- Vermont : our rich little poor state / Dorothy Canfield Fisher -- Virginia : a gentle dominion / Douglas Freeman -- Washington : the dawn of a tomorrow / Robert Whitaker -- West Virginia : a mine-field melodrama / James M. Cain -- Wisconsin : a voice from the middle border / Zona Gale -- Wyoming : a maverick citizenry / Walter C. Hawes
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 418 pages
Isbn
9780801480263
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
91039031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm24696289
  • (OCoLC)24696289
Label
These United States : portraits of America from the 1920s, edited with an introduction by Daniel H. Borus
Publication
Note
Articles originally published in the Nation between 1922 and 1925
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The unexplored twenties : "These United States" and the quest for diversity / Daniel H. Borus -- Divided we stand / The editors -- Alabama : a study in ultra-violet / Clement Wood -- Arizona : the land of the joyous adventure / Mary Austin -- Arkansas : a native proletariat / C.L. Edson -- California : the prodigious / George P. West -- Colorado : two generations / Easley S. Jones -- Connecticut : a nation in miniature / Don C. Seitz -- Delaware : the ward of a feudal family / Arthur Warner -- Florida : the desert and the rose / Clara G. Stillman -- Georgia : invisible empire state / W.E. Burghardt Du Bois -- Idaho : a remnant of the old frontier / M.R. Stone -- Illinois : first province of the middle kingdom / Howard Vincent O'Brien -- Indiana : her soil and light / Theodore Dreiser -- Iowa : a mortgaged Eldorado / Johan J. Smertenko
  • Kansas : a Puritan survival / William Allen White -- Kentucky : where men die standing / Ben Lucien Burman -- Louisiana (Madame de la Louisiane) / Basil Thompson -- The state of Maine--"down East" / Robert Herrick -- Maryland : apex of normalcy / H.L. Mencken -- Massachusetts : a Roman conquest / John Macy -- Michigan : the Fordizing of a pleasant peninsula / Leonard Lanson Cline -- Minnesota : the Norse state / Sinclair Lewis -- Mississippi : heart of Dixie / Beulah Amidon Ratliff -- Missouri : doesn't want to be shown / Manley O. Hudson -- Montana : land of the copper collar / Arthur Fisher -- Nebraska : the end of the first cycle / Willa Sibert Cather -- Nevada : beautiful desert of buried hopes / Anne Martin -- New Hampshire : not yet abandoned / Ralph D. Paine -- New Jersey : the slave of two cities / Edmund Wilson, Jr
  • New Mexico : a relic of ancient America / Elizabeth Shepley Sergeant -- New York : I. the city--work of man / Ernest H. Gruening -- New York : II. state of unwilling progress / Charles W. Wood -- North Carolina : a militant mediocracy / Robert Watson Winston -- North Dakota : a twentieth-century Valley Forge / Robert George Paterson -- Ohio : I'll say we've done well / Sherwood Anderson -- Oklahoma : low jacks and the crooked game / Burton Rascoe -- Oregon : a slighted beauty / Charles H. Chapman -- Pennsylvania : still a keystone / Reginald Wright Kauffman -- Rhode Island : a lively experiment / Robert Cloutman Dexter -- South Carolina : a lingering fragrance / Ludwig Lewisohn -- South Dakota : state without end / Hayden Carruth -- Tennessee : three-quarters of bewilderment / E.E. Miller
  • Texas : the big Southwestern specimen / George Clifton Edwards -- Utah : apocalypse of the desert / Murray E. King -- Vermont : our rich little poor state / Dorothy Canfield Fisher -- Virginia : a gentle dominion / Douglas Freeman -- Washington : the dawn of a tomorrow / Robert Whitaker -- West Virginia : a mine-field melodrama / James M. Cain -- Wisconsin : a voice from the middle border / Zona Gale -- Wyoming : a maverick citizenry / Walter C. Hawes
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 418 pages
Isbn
9780801480263
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
91039031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm24696289
  • (OCoLC)24696289

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