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The Resource Metropolis in the making : Los Angeles in the 1920s, edited by Tom Sitton and William Deverell

Metropolis in the making : Los Angeles in the 1920s, edited by Tom Sitton and William Deverell

Label
Metropolis in the making : Los Angeles in the 1920s
Title
Metropolis in the making
Title remainder
Los Angeles in the 1920s
Statement of responsibility
edited by Tom Sitton and William Deverell
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
979.4/94052
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F869.L857
LC item number
M48 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Metropolis in the making : Los Angeles in the 1920s, edited by Tom Sitton and William Deverell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : Metropolis in the making : Los Angeles in the 1920s / Jules Tygiel -- Industry and imaginative geographies / Greg Hise -- Mulholland Highway and the engineering culture of Los Angeles in the 1920s / Matthew W. Roth -- The quest for independence : workers in the suburbs / Becky M. Nicolaides -- Sunshine and the open shop : Ford and Darwin in 1920s Los Angeles / Mike Davis -- "Another world" : work, home, and autonomy in blue-collar suburbs / Nancy Quam-Wickham -- The Star of Ethiopia and the NAACP : pageantry, politics, and the Los Angeles African American community / Douglas Flamming -- Making Mexico in Los Angeles / Douglas Monroy -- The view from Spring Street : white-collar men in the city of angels / Clark Davis -- "Practically every religion being represented" / Michael E. Engh -- Fighting like the devil in the city of angels : the rise of fundamentalist Charles E. Fuller / Philip Goff -- How Hollywood became Hollywood : money, politics, and movies / Steven J. Ross -- My America or yours? Americanization and the battle for the youth of Los Angeles / William Deverell -- Did the ruling class rule at city hall in 1920s Los Angeles? / Tom Sitton -- Behind the scenes : Bronco Billy and the realities of work in open shop Hollywood / Laurie Pintar -- Selling eternity in 1920s Los Angeles / David Charles Sloane
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 371 p.
Isbn
9780520226272
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
00057715
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44818704
  • ucoclc44818704
Label
Metropolis in the making : Los Angeles in the 1920s, edited by Tom Sitton and William Deverell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : Metropolis in the making : Los Angeles in the 1920s / Jules Tygiel -- Industry and imaginative geographies / Greg Hise -- Mulholland Highway and the engineering culture of Los Angeles in the 1920s / Matthew W. Roth -- The quest for independence : workers in the suburbs / Becky M. Nicolaides -- Sunshine and the open shop : Ford and Darwin in 1920s Los Angeles / Mike Davis -- "Another world" : work, home, and autonomy in blue-collar suburbs / Nancy Quam-Wickham -- The Star of Ethiopia and the NAACP : pageantry, politics, and the Los Angeles African American community / Douglas Flamming -- Making Mexico in Los Angeles / Douglas Monroy -- The view from Spring Street : white-collar men in the city of angels / Clark Davis -- "Practically every religion being represented" / Michael E. Engh -- Fighting like the devil in the city of angels : the rise of fundamentalist Charles E. Fuller / Philip Goff -- How Hollywood became Hollywood : money, politics, and movies / Steven J. Ross -- My America or yours? Americanization and the battle for the youth of Los Angeles / William Deverell -- Did the ruling class rule at city hall in 1920s Los Angeles? / Tom Sitton -- Behind the scenes : Bronco Billy and the realities of work in open shop Hollywood / Laurie Pintar -- Selling eternity in 1920s Los Angeles / David Charles Sloane
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 371 p.
Isbn
9780520226272
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
00057715
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44818704
  • ucoclc44818704

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