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The Resource The WPA guide to 1930s Alabama, compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the state of Alabama ; introduction by Harvey H. Jackson III

The WPA guide to 1930s Alabama, compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the state of Alabama ; introduction by Harvey H. Jackson III

Label
The WPA guide to 1930s Alabama
Title
The WPA guide to 1930s Alabama
Statement of responsibility
compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the state of Alabama ; introduction by Harvey H. Jackson III
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fascinating time capsule, this classic guide captures Alabama at a critical moment in its history between the Great Depression and World War II and its aftermath
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
976.1/062
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F326
LC item number
.W68 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Writers' Program (Ala.)
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  • Alabama
  • Alabama
  • Nineteen thirties
  • Alabama
  • HISTORY
  • Nineteen thirties
  • Travel
  • Alabama
Label
The WPA guide to 1930s Alabama, compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the state of Alabama ; introduction by Harvey H. Jackson III
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Alabama : a guide to the Deep South. New York : R.R. Smith, 1941, in series: American guide series
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
pt. I Past and Present -- Alabama Old and New -- Natural Setting -- First Americans -- History -- Industry, Commerce, and Labor -- Agriculture -- Transportation -- Education -- Religion -- Newspapers and Radio -- Sports and Recreation -- Folklore and Folkways -- Literature -- Music -- Arts and Crafts -- Architecture -- pt. II Courthouse Squares -- Anniston -- Birmingham -- Decatur -- Florence -- Gadsden -- Huntsville -- Mobile -- Montgomery -- Selma -- Tuscaloosa -- pt. III Tours -- Tour 1 (Pulaski, Tenn) -- Decatur -- Birmingham -- Montgomery -- Mobile [US 31] -- Tour 1A Decatur -- Moulton -- Black Warrior National Forest -- Jasper [State 24, 36, 5] -- Tour 1B Birmingham -- Harpersville -- Childersburg -- Sylacauga [State 91] -- Tour 2 (Columbus, Ga.) -- Tuskegee -- Montgomery -- Selma -- Livingston -- (Meridian, Miss.) [US 80] -- Tour 2A Montgomery -- Wetumpka -- Tallassee -- Auburn [State 9 and 14] -- Tour 3 (Chattanooga Tenn.) -- Fort Payne -- Birmingham -- Tuscaloosa -- Livingston [US 11] -- Tour 3A Junction with US 11 -- Valley Head -- Mentone [State 58 and Scenic Highway] -- Tour 4 (Tallapoosa, Ga.) -- Anniston -- Birmingham -- Jasper -- Hamilton -- (Tupelo, Miss.) [US 78] -- Tour 5 (Fayetteville, Tenn.) -- Huntsville -- Guntersville -- Gadsden -- Anniston -- Talladega -- Phenix City -- Dothan [US 241] -- Tour 6 (Chattanooga, Tenn.) -- Huntsville -- Florence -- Tuscumbia -- (Corinth, Miss.) [US 72] -- Tour 7 (Lawrenceburg, Tenn.) -- Florence -- Tuscumbia -- Tuscaloosa -- Eutaw -- Jackson -- Mobile [US 43] -- Tour 8 (Bainbridge, Ga.) -- Dothan -- Elba -- Evergreen -- (Waynesboro, Miss.) [US 84] -- Tour 9 (Waynesboro, Miss.) -- Fruitdale -- Citronelle -- Mobile [US 45] -- Tour 10 (La Grange, Ga.) -- Lanett -- Union Springs -- Andalusia -- (Pensacola, Fla.) [US 29] -- Tour 11 Montgomery -- Troy -- Dothan -- (Panama City, Fla.) [US 231] -- Tour 12 (Pensacola, Fla.) -- Mobile -- (Biloxi, Miss.) [US 90] -- Tour 13 (Rome, Ca.) -- Centre -- Leesburg -- Gadsden [US 411] -- Tour 14 Tuscaloosa -- Gordo -- Reform -- (Columbus, Miss.) [US 82] -- Tour 15 Junction with US 90 -- Fairhope -- Point Cleat -- Gulf State Park -- Fort Morgan [Bay Shore Road, McKenzie's Ferry Road, State 3, Dixie Graves Parkway] -- Census Figures -- 1940
Control code
47010898
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (442 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585345680
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)47010898
Label
The WPA guide to 1930s Alabama, compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the state of Alabama ; introduction by Harvey H. Jackson III
Publication
Note
Originally published: Alabama : a guide to the Deep South. New York : R.R. Smith, 1941, in series: American guide series
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
pt. I Past and Present -- Alabama Old and New -- Natural Setting -- First Americans -- History -- Industry, Commerce, and Labor -- Agriculture -- Transportation -- Education -- Religion -- Newspapers and Radio -- Sports and Recreation -- Folklore and Folkways -- Literature -- Music -- Arts and Crafts -- Architecture -- pt. II Courthouse Squares -- Anniston -- Birmingham -- Decatur -- Florence -- Gadsden -- Huntsville -- Mobile -- Montgomery -- Selma -- Tuscaloosa -- pt. III Tours -- Tour 1 (Pulaski, Tenn) -- Decatur -- Birmingham -- Montgomery -- Mobile [US 31] -- Tour 1A Decatur -- Moulton -- Black Warrior National Forest -- Jasper [State 24, 36, 5] -- Tour 1B Birmingham -- Harpersville -- Childersburg -- Sylacauga [State 91] -- Tour 2 (Columbus, Ga.) -- Tuskegee -- Montgomery -- Selma -- Livingston -- (Meridian, Miss.) [US 80] -- Tour 2A Montgomery -- Wetumpka -- Tallassee -- Auburn [State 9 and 14] -- Tour 3 (Chattanooga Tenn.) -- Fort Payne -- Birmingham -- Tuscaloosa -- Livingston [US 11] -- Tour 3A Junction with US 11 -- Valley Head -- Mentone [State 58 and Scenic Highway] -- Tour 4 (Tallapoosa, Ga.) -- Anniston -- Birmingham -- Jasper -- Hamilton -- (Tupelo, Miss.) [US 78] -- Tour 5 (Fayetteville, Tenn.) -- Huntsville -- Guntersville -- Gadsden -- Anniston -- Talladega -- Phenix City -- Dothan [US 241] -- Tour 6 (Chattanooga, Tenn.) -- Huntsville -- Florence -- Tuscumbia -- (Corinth, Miss.) [US 72] -- Tour 7 (Lawrenceburg, Tenn.) -- Florence -- Tuscumbia -- Tuscaloosa -- Eutaw -- Jackson -- Mobile [US 43] -- Tour 8 (Bainbridge, Ga.) -- Dothan -- Elba -- Evergreen -- (Waynesboro, Miss.) [US 84] -- Tour 9 (Waynesboro, Miss.) -- Fruitdale -- Citronelle -- Mobile [US 45] -- Tour 10 (La Grange, Ga.) -- Lanett -- Union Springs -- Andalusia -- (Pensacola, Fla.) [US 29] -- Tour 11 Montgomery -- Troy -- Dothan -- (Panama City, Fla.) [US 231] -- Tour 12 (Pensacola, Fla.) -- Mobile -- (Biloxi, Miss.) [US 90] -- Tour 13 (Rome, Ca.) -- Centre -- Leesburg -- Gadsden [US 411] -- Tour 14 Tuscaloosa -- Gordo -- Reform -- (Columbus, Miss.) [US 82] -- Tour 15 Junction with US 90 -- Fairhope -- Point Cleat -- Gulf State Park -- Fort Morgan [Bay Shore Road, McKenzie's Ferry Road, State 3, Dixie Graves Parkway] -- Census Figures -- 1940
Control code
47010898
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (442 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585345680
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)47010898

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