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Manufacturing suburbs : building work and home on the metropolitan fringe / edited by Robert Lewis.

Collection Type
Books
Variant Title
Work and home on the metropolitan fringe
Originator
Lewis, Robert D., 1954-
Publication
Philadelphia, PA : Temple University
Contents
Industry and the suburbs / Robert Lewis -- Beyond the crabgrass frontier: industry and the spread of North American cities, 1850-1950 / Richard Walker and Robert Lewis -- The emergence of industrial districts in mid-nineteenth-century Baltimore / Edward K. Muller and Paul A. Groves -- Model City? Industry and urban structure in Chicago / Mary Beth Pudup -- A city transformed: manufacturing districts and suburban growth in Montreal, 1850-1929 / Robert Lewis -- Industry builds out the city: suburbanization of manufacturing in the San Francisco Bay Area, 1850-1940 / Richard Walker -- Industrial suburbs and the growth of metropolitan Pittsburgh, 1870-1920 / Edward K. Muller -- The suburbanization of manufacturing in Toronto, 1881-1951 / Gunther Gad -- "Nature's workshop": industry and urban expansion in Southern California, 1900-1950 / Greg Hise -- "The American disease of growth": Henry Ford and the metropolitanization of Detroit, 1920-1940 / Heather B. Barrow -- Suburbanization and the employment linkage / Richard Harris.
Date
2004.
Description
viii, 294 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Includes some original papers commissioned for this collection and some previously published in issues of the Journal of historical geography and the Geographical review.
ISBN
1592130852 (cloth : alk. paper)
1592130860 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781592130856 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781592130863 (pbk. : alk. paper)
GUSN
146659
Call Number
Stacks HT352.U6 M36 2004
Descriptive terms
Manufacturing industries History.
Suburbs History.
Urbanization History.
Working class History.
Places
Canada
United States

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