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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • American drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Historical drama, American -- History and criticism.,
  • Pageants -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
  • United States -- Historiography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [291]-367) and index.

Statementby David Glassberg.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS338.H56 G5 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 381 p. :
Number of Pages381
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2225697M
ISBN 100807819166
LC Control Number89070586

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ical pageantry with a conservative, bour-geois ideology, and folklore, particularly that of the southern Appalachians, as repre-sentative of a traditional, antimodern past. American Historical Pageantry provides a thorough examination of the ways that social reformers developed and made use of a pop-ular entertainment to further reformist goals. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. American pageant association. Books from the extended shelves: American Pageant Association: Bulletin / ([S.l.]: The Association, ) (page images at HathiTrust) American pageant association: "Who's who" in pageantry, issued by the American pageant association (founded at Boston, ), in the endeavor to establish a uniform standard for pageants. The title of the book seems to reflect the pageantry they aimed for in writing the book. When I received my textbook, I also received a pdf ebook file of a slightly older edition of the same book. Some of the pictures are different, but the vast majority of the text seems to be identical in the older edition. Remaking America: Public Memory, Commemoration, and Patriotism in the Twentieth Century/ American Historical Pageantry: The Use of Tradition in the Early Twentieth Century.