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The Resource Never one nation : freaks, savages, and whiteness in U.S. popular culture, 1850-1877, Linda Frost

Never one nation : freaks, savages, and whiteness in U.S. popular culture, 1850-1877, Linda Frost

Label
Never one nation : freaks, savages, and whiteness in U.S. popular culture, 1850-1877
Title
Never one nation
Title remainder
freaks, savages, and whiteness in U.S. popular culture, 1850-1877
Statement of responsibility
Linda Frost
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frost, Linda
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular culture
  • Racism in popular culture
  • White people
  • African Americans in popular culture
  • Indians in popular culture
  • Freak shows
Label
Never one nation : freaks, savages, and whiteness in U.S. popular culture, 1850-1877, Linda Frost
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-229) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : blinding whiteness and "the wonder of America" -- Roving savages, regionalized Americanness, and the 1862 Dakota Wars -- Emancipation anxiety and the New York City draft riots -- The white gaze, the spectacle of slavery, and the Circassian beauty -- A peculiar identity in the Confederate Southern Illustrated News -- The Yankee, the stump, and the creation of a Confederate imaginary -- What the railroad brought : the "heathen Chinee" and a nation in the West -- The woman question, coast to coast -- Conclusion : consumption, community, and the correspondence column
Control code
56686376
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 241 pages
Isbn
9780816644896
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004022992
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Never one nation : freaks, savages, and whiteness in U.S. popular culture, 1850-1877, Linda Frost
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-229) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : blinding whiteness and "the wonder of America" -- Roving savages, regionalized Americanness, and the 1862 Dakota Wars -- Emancipation anxiety and the New York City draft riots -- The white gaze, the spectacle of slavery, and the Circassian beauty -- A peculiar identity in the Confederate Southern Illustrated News -- The Yankee, the stump, and the creation of a Confederate imaginary -- What the railroad brought : the "heathen Chinee" and a nation in the West -- The woman question, coast to coast -- Conclusion : consumption, community, and the correspondence column
Control code
56686376
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 241 pages
Isbn
9780816644896
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004022992
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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