The Resource A history of American magazines

A history of American magazines

Label
A history of American magazines
Title
A history of American magazines
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The five volumes of A History of American Magazines constitute a unique cultural history of America, viewed through the pages and pictures of her periodicals from the publication of the first monthly magazine in 1741 through the golden age of magazines in the twentieth century"--Page 4 of cover
Related
Awards note
  • Pulitzer Prize, History, 1939.
  • Bancroft Prize (volume 4), 1958.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1886-1964
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mott, Frank Luther
Dewey number
051/.09
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4877
LC item number
.M63 1938
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American periodicals
  • American periodicals
  • Périodiques américains
  • Périodiques américains
Label
A history of American magazines
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[V. 1.] 1741-1850. -- v. 2. 1850-1865. -- v. 3. 1865-1885. -- v. 4. 1885-1905. -- v. 5. Sketches of 21 magazines, 1905-1930, with a cumulative index to the 5 vols
Control code
310244
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
5 volumes
Isbn
9780196264318
Lccn
39002823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • MU: SPEC-MU copy with barcodes (010-101536884--010-101536937): signed by author.
  • MU: SPEC-MU copy with barcodes (010-510703963--010-510704007): v. 1 inscribed with manuscript dedication to William Howard Taft from the author; vols. 1 & 4 has stamp of Wm. H. Taft's signature in red ink; v. 5 has signature of Wm. H. Taft. Given from former journalism dean and advanced writing instructor Frank Luther Mott to William H. Taft, advanced writing instructor. When Professor Taft retired, he presented the volumes to Don Ranly, the next advanced writing professor. When Professor Ranly retired, the books were given to Dr. Berkley Hudson as the next advanced writing class instructor. Dr. Hudson donated the volumes to the Libraries October, 2017.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, facsimiles
System control number
  • (OCoLC)310244
  • (WaOLN)409762
Label
A history of American magazines
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[V. 1.] 1741-1850. -- v. 2. 1850-1865. -- v. 3. 1865-1885. -- v. 4. 1885-1905. -- v. 5. Sketches of 21 magazines, 1905-1930, with a cumulative index to the 5 vols
Control code
310244
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
5 volumes
Isbn
9780196264318
Lccn
39002823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • MU: SPEC-MU copy with barcodes (010-101536884--010-101536937): signed by author.
  • MU: SPEC-MU copy with barcodes (010-510703963--010-510704007): v. 1 inscribed with manuscript dedication to William Howard Taft from the author; vols. 1 & 4 has stamp of Wm. H. Taft's signature in red ink; v. 5 has signature of Wm. H. Taft. Given from former journalism dean and advanced writing instructor Frank Luther Mott to William H. Taft, advanced writing instructor. When Professor Taft retired, he presented the volumes to Don Ranly, the next advanced writing professor. When Professor Ranly retired, the books were given to Dr. Berkley Hudson as the next advanced writing class instructor. Dr. Hudson donated the volumes to the Libraries October, 2017.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, facsimiles
System control number
  • (OCoLC)310244
  • (WaOLN)409762

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