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In the watches of the night : life in the nocturnal city, 1820-1930

Catalog Data

Author:
Baldwin, Peter C.  Search this
Physical description:
284 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2015
19th century
Notes:
NMAHMAI copy Purchased Purchased with a gift from Jane and Bernard Finn in honor of Jack Goodwin
Contents:
Making night hideous -- Lighting the heart of darkness -- Quitting time -- Recreations and dissipations -- After midnight -- Nightmen -- Incessance -- Mashers, owl cars, and night hawks -- Night life in the electric city -- Regulated night
Topic:
Nightlife--History  Search this
Night work--History  Search this
Municipal lighting--History  Search this
Cities and towns--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1111031