The American department store transformed, 1920-1960 /Richard Longstreth.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-288826

Description

xi, 323 p. : ill. (some col.), map, plans ; 29 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Department stores History 20th century.
Department stores.

Originator

Longstreth, Richard W.

Contents

Bigger and bigger stores -- Modernizing stores -- Service beyond the stores -- Parking for stores -- Branch stores -- Station wagon stores -- Stores in shopping centers -- Stores make the mall -- Stores and the city.

Publication

New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press

Description

xi, 323 p. : ill. (some col.), map, plans ; 29 cm.

Notes

"In association with the Center for American Places at Columbia College, Chicago."
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-312) and index.

ISBN

9780300149388 (cloth : alk. paper)
0300149387

Call Number

Stacks HF5465.U5 L66 2010

Places

United States
United States.