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Manifest destinations : cities and tourists in the nineteenth-century American West / J. Philip Gruen

Author:
Gruen, J. Philip 1969-  Search this
Physical description:
xxvi, 286 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
West (U.S.)
Date:
2014
19th century
1860-1890
Topic:
Tourism--History  Search this
Travel writing--History  Search this
Cities and towns--History  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1029312

In search of the Golden West : the tourist in western America / Earl Pomeroy

Author:
Pomeroy, Earl S (Earl Spencer) 1915-2005  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, 233, vi pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
West (U.S.)
Date:
1990
1957
[1990]
Topic:
Tourism--History  Search this
Travelers  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1109664

"See, experience, and enjoy" : visuality and the tourist experience in the national parks, 1864-1966 / Rebecca L. Gross

Author:
Gross, Rebecca L (Rebecca Louise)  Search this
Subject:
United States National Park Service  Search this
Physical description:
ii, 176 leaves : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Theses
Place:
United States
West (U.S.)
Date:
2014
Topic:
Ecotourism--History  Search this
National parks and reserves  Search this
National parks and reserves--Public use  Search this
Tourism--History  Search this
Nature in art  Search this
Nationalism in art  Search this
Views in art  Search this
Nature in advertising  Search this
Nationalism in advertising  Search this
Landscapes--Social aspects  Search this
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Visual communication--History  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
G155.U6 G76 2014
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1033079

American progress : the growth of the transport, tourist, and information industries in the nineteenth-century West, seen through the life and times of George A. Crofutt, pioneer and publicist of the the transcontinental age / by J. Valerie Fifer

Author:
Fifer, J. Valerie  Search this
Subject:
Crofutt, George A  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 472 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
West (U.S.)
Date:
1988
C1988
19th century
Topic:
Businessmen  Search this
Transportation--History  Search this
Advertising--Transportation--History  Search this
Tourism--History  Search this
Call number:
HC102.5.C76F54 1988X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_346145

Into the West : the story of its people / Walter Nugent

Author:
Nugent, Walter T. K  Search this
Physical description:
xxiii, 493 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
West (U.S.)
Date:
2001
2001, c1999
Topic:
Land settlement--History  Search this
History  Search this
Population  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Call number:
F591 .N84 2001
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_616510

Rainbow Bridge to Monument Valley : making the modern old West / Thomas J. Harvey

Author:
Harvey, Thomas J. 1955-  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 237 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Colorado Plateau
West (U.S.)
Rainbow Bridge National Monument (Utah)
Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)
Date:
2011
©2011
Topic:
Landscapes  Search this
Navajo Indians  Search this
History  Search this
In popular culture  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1040269

Working the land : the stories of ranch and farm women in the modern American West / Sandra K. Schackel

Author:
Schackel, Sandra  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 158 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Type:
Interviews
History
Place:
West (U.S.)
Date:
2011
©2011
20th century
Topic:
Women ranchers--History  Search this
Women farmers--History  Search this
Women ranchers  Search this
Women farmers  Search this
Ranch life--History  Search this
Farm life--History  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1061425

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