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The Resource The spirit of 1976 : commerce, community, and the politics of commemoration, Tammy S. Gordon

The spirit of 1976 : commerce, community, and the politics of commemoration, Tammy S. Gordon

Label
The spirit of 1976 : commerce, community, and the politics of commemoration
Title
The spirit of 1976
Title remainder
commerce, community, and the politics of commemoration
Statement of responsibility
Tammy S. Gordon
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The most important national commemoration of the twentieth century, the 1976 bicentennial celebration gave rise to a broad-ranging debate over how the American Revolution should be remembered and represented. Federal planners seeking an uncritical glorification of the nation s founding came up against an array of constituencies with other interests and objectives. Inspired by the new social history that looked at the past from the bottom up, Americans who had previously been disenfranchised by traditional national narratives African Americans, women, American Indians, workers, young people demanded a voice and representation in the planning
Member of
Cataloging source
P@U
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1967-
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Gordon, Tammy S.
Dewey number
973.3
Index
index present
LC call number
E285.3
LC item number
.S76 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Public history in historical perspective
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Public history
  • Public history
  • Public history
  • American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976
  • American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976
  • American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976
  • American Revolution Bicentennial (1976)
  • HISTORY
  • Economics
  • Social aspects
Label
The spirit of 1976 : commerce, community, and the politics of commemoration, Tammy S. Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: In the Spirit of the Revolution; 1. Finding a Role for the "Private Sector": The American Revolution Bicentennial Commission, 1966-1973; 2. The Sellabration: Entrepreneurs as the New Revolutionaries; 3. Anti-Schlock: Consumerism and History on the Red, White, and Blue Left; 4. "Resolving the Commercialism Issue": The American Revolution Bicentennial Administration, 1973-1977; 5. "Just pick something and do it": Bicentennial Consumerism and Community; Conclusion: The Morning after; Notes
  • IndexAbout the Author; Back Cover
Control code
872122239
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781613762820
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
ebc4533179
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)872122239
Label
The spirit of 1976 : commerce, community, and the politics of commemoration, Tammy S. Gordon
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: In the Spirit of the Revolution; 1. Finding a Role for the "Private Sector": The American Revolution Bicentennial Commission, 1966-1973; 2. The Sellabration: Entrepreneurs as the New Revolutionaries; 3. Anti-Schlock: Consumerism and History on the Red, White, and Blue Left; 4. "Resolving the Commercialism Issue": The American Revolution Bicentennial Administration, 1973-1977; 5. "Just pick something and do it": Bicentennial Consumerism and Community; Conclusion: The Morning after; Notes
  • IndexAbout the Author; Back Cover
Control code
872122239
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781613762820
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
ebc4533179
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)872122239

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