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The Resource Chicago made : factory networks in the industrial metropolis, Robert Lewis

Chicago made : factory networks in the industrial metropolis, Robert Lewis

Label
Chicago made : factory networks in the industrial metropolis
Title
Chicago made
Title remainder
factory networks in the industrial metropolis
Statement of responsibility
Robert Lewis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the lumberyards and meatpacking factories of the Southwest Side to the industrial suburbs that arose near Lake Calumet at the turn of the twentieth century, manufacturing districts shaped Chicago's character and laid the groundwork for its transformation into a sprawling metropolis. Approaching Chicago's story as a reflection of America's industrial history between the Civil War and World War II, Chicago Made explores not only the well-documented workings of centrally located city factories but also the overlooked suburbanization of manufacturing and its profound effect on the metropolita
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, Robert D.
Dewey number
338.977311009/034
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HC108.C4
LC item number
L49 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Historical studies of urban America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Industrial districts
  • Industrialization
  • Urbanization
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Industrial districts
  • Industrialization
  • Urbanization
  • Illinois
Label
Chicago made : factory networks in the industrial metropolis, Robert Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-339) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chicago, the mighty city -- The suburban solution -- Four factory districts, 1860-1940 -- The shifting geography of metropolitan employment: starts, additions, & moves -- The metropolitan geography of firm linkages, 1872-1901 -- Forging the Calumet district, 1880-1940 -- Chicago's planned industrial districts: clearing and the central manufacturing districts -- Networked space: the connected metropolis in the 1920s -- Manufacturing production chains and wholesaling -- Local production practices and inter-firm linkages: Chicago's automotive industry, 1900-1940
Control code
646810190
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 351 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226477046
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646810190
Label
Chicago made : factory networks in the industrial metropolis, Robert Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-339) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chicago, the mighty city -- The suburban solution -- Four factory districts, 1860-1940 -- The shifting geography of metropolitan employment: starts, additions, & moves -- The metropolitan geography of firm linkages, 1872-1901 -- Forging the Calumet district, 1880-1940 -- Chicago's planned industrial districts: clearing and the central manufacturing districts -- Networked space: the connected metropolis in the 1920s -- Manufacturing production chains and wholesaling -- Local production practices and inter-firm linkages: Chicago's automotive industry, 1900-1940
Control code
646810190
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 351 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226477046
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646810190

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