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Alice Morse Earle and the domestic history of early America /Susan Reynolds Williams.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Williams, Susan, 1948-
Publisher Series
Public history in historical perspective
Public history in historical perspective.
Contents
Introduction : hunting for Alice Morse Earle -- Family matters -- Parlor culture, public culture -- New England kismet -- The China hunter -- Writing the past -- Home life and history -- Remembering the garden -- Genealogy and the quest for an inherited future -- Toward new public history -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Chronological bibliography of Alice Morse Earle's works.
Description
xvi, 315 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-299) and index.
ISBN
1558499873 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1558499881 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781558499874 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781558499881 (pbk. : alk. paper)
GUSN
273243
Call Number
Coll. E175.5.E14 W55 2013
Stacks E175.5.E14 W55 2013
Other People and Orgs
Earle, Alice Morse, 1851-1911.
Descriptive terms
Historians
Home economics Historiography.
Material culture Historiography.
Social life and customs Historiography. To 1775
Women historians
Material Type
Biography.
Places
New England
United States

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