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The Resource Pioneer mother monuments : constructing cultural memory, Cynthia Culver Prescott

Pioneer mother monuments : constructing cultural memory, Cynthia Culver Prescott

Label
Pioneer mother monuments : constructing cultural memory
Title
Pioneer mother monuments
Title remainder
constructing cultural memory
Statement of responsibility
Cynthia Culver Prescott
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Analyzes the ways in which public monuments to early white settlers in the western United States were erected, forgotten, and rediscovered from the late 1880s to the early 21st century in response to western race relations, shifting gender norms, and religious and regional identity"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Prescott, Cynthia Culver
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women pioneers
  • Frontier and pioneer life in art
  • Nationalism and collective memory
  • National characteristics, American
  • Sex role
  • White people
  • United States
  • Frontier and pioneer life in art
  • National characteristics, American
  • Nationalism and collective memory
  • Race relations
  • Sex role
  • White people
  • United States
  • United States, West
Label
Pioneer mother monuments : constructing cultural memory, Cynthia Culver Prescott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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 : monuments and public memory -- Enshrining white civilization in early pioneer monuments, 1890-1925 -- Bibles, rifles, and sunbonnets : venerating pioneer motherhood, 1925-1940 -- Modernity and pioneer memory in postwar monuments, 1940-1990 -- Mormon exceptionalism, assimilation, and Americanness, 1890-1980 -- Conservative commemoration and progressive protest in the culture wars, 1975-1995 -- Memory makes money, 1980-2005 -- Inclusivity and the limits of pioneer memory, 1990-2017 -- Conclusion : public perceptions of the American pioneer past
Control code
1051137090
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 389 pages
Isbn
9780806161976
Lccn
2018025085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1051137090
Label
Pioneer mother monuments : constructing cultural memory, Cynthia Culver Prescott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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 : monuments and public memory -- Enshrining white civilization in early pioneer monuments, 1890-1925 -- Bibles, rifles, and sunbonnets : venerating pioneer motherhood, 1925-1940 -- Modernity and pioneer memory in postwar monuments, 1940-1990 -- Mormon exceptionalism, assimilation, and Americanness, 1890-1980 -- Conservative commemoration and progressive protest in the culture wars, 1975-1995 -- Memory makes money, 1980-2005 -- Inclusivity and the limits of pioneer memory, 1990-2017 -- Conclusion : public perceptions of the American pioneer past
Control code
1051137090
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 389 pages
Isbn
9780806161976
Lccn
2018025085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1051137090

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