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Jonathan Fisher of Blue Hill, Maine :commerce, culture, and community on the Eastern frontier /Kevin D. Murphy.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Murphy, Kevin D.
Publication
Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press
Contents
Introduction: Representation and authority on the Eastern frontier -- Drawing and building, from Dedham to Blue Hill -- Domestic production in the Fisher homestead -- Religious authority on the Eastern frontier -- Teaching, learning, reading, and self-fashioning -- Painting Blue Hill -- Conclusion: Representation and resistance on the Eastern frontier.
Date
c2010.
Description
xiv, 288 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm.
Notes
Copy 1 signed by author. Received 2011, T211.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
1558497439 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781558497436 (cloth : alk. paper)
GUSN
256322
Call Number
Coll. F29.B78 M87 2010 c. 2
Stacks F29.B78 M87 2010 c. 1
Other People and Orgs
Fisher, Jonathan, 1768-1847.
Descriptive terms
Artists
Businessmen
Clergy
Community life History 19th century.
Congregationalists
Farmers
Frontier and pioneer life
Social life and customs 19th century.
Material Type
Biography.
Places
Blue Hill (Me.)
Maine Blue Hill
Maine Blue Hill.

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