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The Resource Building Louisiana : the legacy of the Public Works Administration, Robert D. Leighninger, Jr

Building Louisiana : the legacy of the Public Works Administration, Robert D. Leighninger, Jr

Label
Building Louisiana : the legacy of the Public Works Administration
Title
Building Louisiana
Title remainder
the legacy of the Public Works Administration
Statement of responsibility
Robert D. Leighninger, Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Robert D. Leighninger, Jr., believes there may be a model for municipal building projects everywhere in the ambitious and artful structures erected in Louisiana by the Public Works Administration. In the 1930s, the PWA built a tremendous amount of infrastructure in a very short time. Most of the edifices are still in use, yet few people recognize how these schools, courthouses, and other great structures came about. Building Louisiana documents the projects one New Deal agency erected in one southern state and places these in social and political context. Based on extensive research in the Nat
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leighninger, Robert D.
Dewey number
363.0976309/043
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD3890.L8
LC item number
L45 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Public works
  • United States
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • Public works
  • Louisiana
Label
Building Louisiana : the legacy of the Public Works Administration, Robert D. Leighninger, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-290) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Tables; Acknowledgments; Introduction; PART I.A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE PWA IN LOUISIANA; PART II. CULTURAL INFRASTRUCTURE: REDEVELOPING COMMUNITY; PART III. PHYSICAL INFRASTRUCTURE: BUILDING A MODERN ECONOMY; APPENDIX. THE LEGACY: AN INVENTORY OF NONFEDERAL PWA PROJECTS IN LOUISIANA; Notes; Index
Control code
221697318
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 298 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781604731545
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2kj2w4
  • 06f156de-b87e-461c-bf8f-edf8b66da52a
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)221697318
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Building Louisiana : the legacy of the Public Works Administration, Robert D. Leighninger, Jr
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-290) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Tables; Acknowledgments; Introduction; PART I.A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE PWA IN LOUISIANA; PART II. CULTURAL INFRASTRUCTURE: REDEVELOPING COMMUNITY; PART III. PHYSICAL INFRASTRUCTURE: BUILDING A MODERN ECONOMY; APPENDIX. THE LEGACY: AN INVENTORY OF NONFEDERAL PWA PROJECTS IN LOUISIANA; Notes; Index
Control code
221697318
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 298 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781604731545
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2kj2w4
  • 06f156de-b87e-461c-bf8f-edf8b66da52a
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)221697318
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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