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A vigorous spirit of enterprise : merchants and economic development in Revolutionary Philadelphia, Thomas M. Doerflinger

Label
A vigorous spirit of enterprise : merchants and economic development in Revolutionary Philadelphia
Title
A vigorous spirit of enterprise
Title remainder
merchants and economic development in Revolutionary Philadelphia
Statement of responsibility
Thomas M. Doerflinger
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Doerflinger, Thomas M
Dewey number
380.1/09748/11
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
HC108.P5
LC item number
D64 1986
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Institute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, Va.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Businesspeople
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • Filadelfia, EE.UU.
  • Filadelfia, EE.UU.
  • Hommes d'affaires
  • Philadelphie (Penns.)
  • Philadelphie (Penns.)
Label
A vigorous spirit of enterprise : merchants and economic development in Revolutionary Philadelphia, Thomas M. Doerflinger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [383]-398
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Division between the Dry Goods and Provision Trades
  • Suppliers and Distributors
  • Mercantile Fortunes
  • Enterprise and Adversity
  • The Fabric of Adversity
  • The Response to Adversity
  • The Dynamics of Enterprise: An Overview
  • The Revolution
  • Reluctant Revolutionaries
  • The Economic Outlook, 1760-1775
  • The Character of the Merchant Community
  • The Logic of Moderation
  • Religion and Politics
  • Moderation Applied
  • The Shock of War
  • The Economics of Civil War
  • The Four Phases of Commercial Disruption
  • The Wartime Experience of the Merchants
  • The Loyalists
  • The Staff Officers
  • The Fortune Builders
  • Social Structure and Recruitment
  • The Immigrants
  • The Federalist Reaction
  • The Pennsylvania Revolution
  • The Counterrevolution in Congress
  • The Commercial Context of Constitutional Reform
  • The Shaping of a Federalist Consensus
  • Merchants and the Federalist Coup
  • Merchants and Economic Diversification
  • The Entrepreneurial Efflorescence
  • Commercial Innovation
  • Merchant Princes and Paupers
  • The Bank of North America
  • Securities Speculation
  • Land Speculation
  • Manufacturing
  • American Economic Development and the Case of Philadelphia
  • Philadelphia and Her Competitors, 1780-1840
  • Planters and Merchants
  • The Case of Virginia
  • The Commercial World of Revolutionary Philadelphia
  • Merchants, Artisans, and Gentlemen
  • How to Become a Merchant
  • Friends and Churchmen
  • The Articulation of the Merchant Community
  • Patterns of Commercial Specialization
Control code
11866678
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 413 pages
Isbn
9780807816530
Lccn
84028036
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (WaOLN)784628
  • (OCoLC)11866678
Label
A vigorous spirit of enterprise : merchants and economic development in Revolutionary Philadelphia, Thomas M. Doerflinger
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [383]-398
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Division between the Dry Goods and Provision Trades
  • Suppliers and Distributors
  • Mercantile Fortunes
  • Enterprise and Adversity
  • The Fabric of Adversity
  • The Response to Adversity
  • The Dynamics of Enterprise: An Overview
  • The Revolution
  • Reluctant Revolutionaries
  • The Economic Outlook, 1760-1775
  • The Character of the Merchant Community
  • The Logic of Moderation
  • Religion and Politics
  • Moderation Applied
  • The Shock of War
  • The Economics of Civil War
  • The Four Phases of Commercial Disruption
  • The Wartime Experience of the Merchants
  • The Loyalists
  • The Staff Officers
  • The Fortune Builders
  • Social Structure and Recruitment
  • The Immigrants
  • The Federalist Reaction
  • The Pennsylvania Revolution
  • The Counterrevolution in Congress
  • The Commercial Context of Constitutional Reform
  • The Shaping of a Federalist Consensus
  • Merchants and the Federalist Coup
  • Merchants and Economic Diversification
  • The Entrepreneurial Efflorescence
  • Commercial Innovation
  • Merchant Princes and Paupers
  • The Bank of North America
  • Securities Speculation
  • Land Speculation
  • Manufacturing
  • American Economic Development and the Case of Philadelphia
  • Philadelphia and Her Competitors, 1780-1840
  • Planters and Merchants
  • The Case of Virginia
  • The Commercial World of Revolutionary Philadelphia
  • Merchants, Artisans, and Gentlemen
  • How to Become a Merchant
  • Friends and Churchmen
  • The Articulation of the Merchant Community
  • Patterns of Commercial Specialization
Control code
11866678
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 413 pages
Isbn
9780807816530
Lccn
84028036
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (WaOLN)784628
  • (OCoLC)11866678

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