The Resource Grand excursions on the upper Mississippi River : places, landscapes, and regional identity after 1854, edited by Curtis C. Roseman and Elizabeth M. Roseman, (electronic resource)

Grand excursions on the upper Mississippi River : places, landscapes, and regional identity after 1854, edited by Curtis C. Roseman and Elizabeth M. Roseman, (electronic resource)

Label
Grand excursions on the upper Mississippi River : places, landscapes, and regional identity after 1854
Title
Grand excursions on the upper Mississippi River
Title remainder
places, landscapes, and regional identity after 1854
Statement of responsibility
edited by Curtis C. Roseman and Elizabeth M. Roseman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
n June 1854 the Grand Excursion celebrated in festive style the completion of the Chicago and Rock Island Railroad to the Mississippi River. Hundreds of dignitaries including newspaper editors and other journalists; politicians; academics, writers and artists; business and industry leaders; and railroad officials were among those who traveled by rail from Chicago to Rock Island, Illinois, then by steamboat to St. Paul in Minnesota Territory. The travelers were shown a region undergoing rapid settlement by Europeans-an area of great natural beauty offering many promises for additional developme
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
  • 977.02
  • 977/.02
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
F353
LC item number
.G75 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Roseman, Curtis C
  • Roseman, Elizabeth M.
Series statement
A bur oak book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Landscapes
  • Regionalism
  • Mississippi River
  • Mississippi River Valley
  • Mississippi River Valley
  • Mississippi River Valley
Label
Grand excursions on the upper Mississippi River : places, landscapes, and regional identity after 1854, edited by Curtis C. Roseman and Elizabeth M. Roseman, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-235) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; The Upper Mississippi and the Grand Excursion by Curtis C. Roseman, Dick Stahl,and Elizabeth M. Roseman; Building a Mighty Fine Line: The Chicago and Rock Island Railroad by Roald D. Tweet; The Grand Excursion of 1854 by William J. Petersen; The East Looks at the West by Susan R. Brooker-Gross; Steaming up the River by Edwin L. Hill; The Picturesque Mississippi by Patrick Nunnally; Towns to Visit: Sights (Sites) to See by John A. Jakle; Where Nature Smiles Three Hundred Miles: Rail Travel along he River by Jeff Crump
  • Highway to Empire: Remaking the River by John O. AnfinsonPreservation and Management of the River's Natural Resources by Gary C. Meyer; A River of Logs by Gayle Rein; Fishing the Father of Waters by Malcolm L. Comeaux; Renewals and Reinventions: River Towns on the Upper Mississippi by Norman Moline and Charles Mahaffey; Notes; Bibliography; Contributors; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (271 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587294853
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000459801
  • (EBL)843123
  • (OCoLC)66385750
  • (SSID)ssj0000165019
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11156340
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000165019
  • (PQKBWorkID)10125680
  • (PQKB)11053422
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC843123
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse9291
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000459801
Label
Grand excursions on the upper Mississippi River : places, landscapes, and regional identity after 1854, edited by Curtis C. Roseman and Elizabeth M. Roseman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-235) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; The Upper Mississippi and the Grand Excursion by Curtis C. Roseman, Dick Stahl,and Elizabeth M. Roseman; Building a Mighty Fine Line: The Chicago and Rock Island Railroad by Roald D. Tweet; The Grand Excursion of 1854 by William J. Petersen; The East Looks at the West by Susan R. Brooker-Gross; Steaming up the River by Edwin L. Hill; The Picturesque Mississippi by Patrick Nunnally; Towns to Visit: Sights (Sites) to See by John A. Jakle; Where Nature Smiles Three Hundred Miles: Rail Travel along he River by Jeff Crump
  • Highway to Empire: Remaking the River by John O. AnfinsonPreservation and Management of the River's Natural Resources by Gary C. Meyer; A River of Logs by Gayle Rein; Fishing the Father of Waters by Malcolm L. Comeaux; Renewals and Reinventions: River Towns on the Upper Mississippi by Norman Moline and Charles Mahaffey; Notes; Bibliography; Contributors; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (271 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587294853
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000459801
  • (EBL)843123
  • (OCoLC)66385750
  • (SSID)ssj0000165019
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11156340
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000165019
  • (PQKBWorkID)10125680
  • (PQKB)11053422
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC843123
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse9291
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000459801

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