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The San Diego World's Fairs and southwestern memory, 1880-1940 / Matthew F. Bokovoy

Catalog Data

Author:
Bokovoy, Matthew F. 1969-  Search this
Subject:
Panama-California Exposition (1915 : San Diego, Calif.)  Search this
Panama-California International Exposition (1916 : San Diego, Calif.)  Search this
California Pacific International Exposition (1935-1936 : San Diego, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 316 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
San Diego (Calif.)
Date:
2005
C2005
20th century
Contents:
The Spanish heritage -- San Diego and the Spanish colonial inheritance -- The Panama-California Exposition, 1915-1916 --- Southern California gets the Panama Exposition -- Planning a southwestern exposition, 1915 -- "The peers of their white conquerors" -- "A heritage in history, forever" -- The California-Pacific International Exposition, 1935-1936 -- The legacies of 1915: the San Diego Century-of-Progress Exposition, 1935-1936 -- "The answer is to be found in those yesteryears and tomorrows" -- Popular amusements and the fight for moral authority in Southern California -- Spanish fantasy heritage, social politics
Topic:
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_793775