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The Resource Indispensable outcasts : hobo workers and community in the American Midwest, 1880-1930, Frank Tobias Higbie

Indispensable outcasts : hobo workers and community in the American Midwest, 1880-1930, Frank Tobias Higbie

Label
Indispensable outcasts : hobo workers and community in the American Midwest, 1880-1930
Title
Indispensable outcasts
Title remainder
hobo workers and community in the American Midwest, 1880-1930
Statement of responsibility
Frank Tobias Higbie
Title variation
Hobo workers and community in the American Midwest, 1880-1930
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Higbie, Frank Tobias
Dewey number
331.5/44/097709041
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD5856.M65
LC item number
H54 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The working class in American history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Seasonal labor
  • Migrant labor
  • Migrant agricultural laborers
  • Progressivism (United States politics)
  • Labor
  • Working class
  • Middle West
Label
Indispensable outcasts : hobo workers and community in the American Midwest, 1880-1930, Frank Tobias Higbie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [217]-242) 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
"Like the flock of swallows that come in the springtime" : the uneasy place of seasonal laborers in midwestern economy and culture -- Retelling life stories : floating labor and the terrain of progressive era social investigation -- Reassessing the "floating laborer" : the social geography of work and community in the upper Midwest -- The hobo, the wobbly, and the "Battle of Mitchell" : unionization and the politics of community in the wheat belt -- "We thought of ourselves as men after awhile" : mutuality, violence, and the apprenticeship of the road
Control code
50006536
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 255 pages
Isbn
9780252027949
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002009172
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Indispensable outcasts : hobo workers and community in the American Midwest, 1880-1930, Frank Tobias Higbie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [217]-242) 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
"Like the flock of swallows that come in the springtime" : the uneasy place of seasonal laborers in midwestern economy and culture -- Retelling life stories : floating labor and the terrain of progressive era social investigation -- Reassessing the "floating laborer" : the social geography of work and community in the upper Midwest -- The hobo, the wobbly, and the "Battle of Mitchell" : unionization and the politics of community in the wheat belt -- "We thought of ourselves as men after awhile" : mutuality, violence, and the apprenticeship of the road
Control code
50006536
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 255 pages
Isbn
9780252027949
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002009172
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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