The Resource Impertinences : selected writings of Elia Peattie, a journalist in the Gilded Age, edited and with a biography by Susanne George Bloomfield

Impertinences : selected writings of Elia Peattie, a journalist in the Gilded Age, edited and with a biography by Susanne George Bloomfield

Label
Impertinences : selected writings of Elia Peattie, a journalist in the Gilded Age
Title
Impertinences
Title remainder
selected writings of Elia Peattie, a journalist in the Gilded Age
Statement of responsibility
edited and with a biography by Susanne George Bloomfield
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Project Muse UPCC books
Dewey number
814/.52
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS3531.E255
LC item number
.I474 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
George-Bloomfield, Susanne
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Peattie, Elia Wilkinson
  • Authors, American
  • Journalists
  • Omaha (Neb.)
  • Nebraska
Label
Impertinences : selected writings of Elia Peattie, a journalist in the Gilded Age, edited and with a biography by Susanne George Bloomfield
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Introduction : a writer's beginnings, 1862-1896 -- Early Omaha. "A word with the women" : defending Omaha -- "Seen with one's eyes open : what is to be seen from an open motor car in Omaha" -- "How they live at Sheely : pen picture of a strange settlement and its queer set of inhabitants" -- "A sociological soliloquy : some thoughts suggested by the proposed exodus from the Bottoms" -- "Mrs. Peattie in rebuttal : just a word or two in passing concerning the society question" -- "Work of the day nursery : the Creche and what it does for women who must work" -- "The working girls' home : a description of the place on Seventeenth Street, between Douglas and Dodge" -- "With works of charity : St. Joseph's Hospital and the good sisters who do its work" -- "Omaha's black population : the negroes of this city : who they are and where they live" -- "Killing, yet no murder : a day at the stock yards in South Omaha" --
  • Fact and fiction. "No need of prostitution : Mrs. Peattie refuses to accept the claim that the wanton is a necessity" -- "Leda" -- "Lovely woman and Indians" -- "The triumph of Starved Crow" -- "A word with the women" : Francis Schlatter, faith healer -- "A word with the women" : for the sake of love -- "The law and the lynchers" -- Community concerns. "Stand up, ye social lions : Mrs. Peattie arraigns the sickly forms that sin from nature's rule" -- "What women are doing" : the art of shopping -- "All fuss and feathers : wedding ceremonies which are almost grotesque because of their flummery" -- "The mockery of mourning : thoughts upon outward signs of inward grief prescribed by convention" -- "Want to see a knock-out : Americans seem to feel that way in spite of their civilization" -- "The work of the worker : qualities in evangelist Mills that give him success in soul winning" -- "A Salvation Army funeral" --
  • "Brains in the school room : some pertinent remarks regarding the needs of the public schools" -- A word with the women. "Ties which do not bind : the matrimonial knot and the ease with which it is broken" -- "How not to treat babies" -- "Where are the children? A lay sermon suggested by Chief Seavey to Colonel Hogeland" -- "The women on the farms : a chapter of advice for them which city women need not read" -- "Barriers against women : they are mostly erected by the women themselves through blind superstition" -- "What women are doing" : protection for working women -- "The Woman's Club : it will be distinctively feminine and run to please women" -- "A word with the women" : Stromsburg's Woman's Club -- "No distinction as to color : Chicago Woman's Club abolishes the prohibitory rule at its last meeting" -- People and Places. "A Bohemian in Nebraska : a peep at a home which is a slice out of Bohemia" -- "A word with the women" : Willa Cather --
  • "Some pigs and a woman : Mrs. A.M. Edwards and her herd of Poland China porkers" -- "The lady of the cloister" -- "A woman doctor" -- "A singular institution : the Christian Home of Council Bluffs and its founder" -- "Grand Island and its beets : the county seat of Hall and what beet cultivation has done" -- "The State Fish Hatchery : where the rivers of Nebraska get their stock of gamey fish" -- "A word with the women" : the hunting mania -- Conclusion : a writing life, 1896-1935
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 335 p. )
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610465927
Lccn
2004025703
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill. ;
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unknown sound
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remote
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Label
Impertinences : selected writings of Elia Peattie, a journalist in the Gilded Age, edited and with a biography by Susanne George Bloomfield
Publication
Copyright
Note
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Introduction : a writer's beginnings, 1862-1896 -- Early Omaha. "A word with the women" : defending Omaha -- "Seen with one's eyes open : what is to be seen from an open motor car in Omaha" -- "How they live at Sheely : pen picture of a strange settlement and its queer set of inhabitants" -- "A sociological soliloquy : some thoughts suggested by the proposed exodus from the Bottoms" -- "Mrs. Peattie in rebuttal : just a word or two in passing concerning the society question" -- "Work of the day nursery : the Creche and what it does for women who must work" -- "The working girls' home : a description of the place on Seventeenth Street, between Douglas and Dodge" -- "With works of charity : St. Joseph's Hospital and the good sisters who do its work" -- "Omaha's black population : the negroes of this city : who they are and where they live" -- "Killing, yet no murder : a day at the stock yards in South Omaha" --
  • Fact and fiction. "No need of prostitution : Mrs. Peattie refuses to accept the claim that the wanton is a necessity" -- "Leda" -- "Lovely woman and Indians" -- "The triumph of Starved Crow" -- "A word with the women" : Francis Schlatter, faith healer -- "A word with the women" : for the sake of love -- "The law and the lynchers" -- Community concerns. "Stand up, ye social lions : Mrs. Peattie arraigns the sickly forms that sin from nature's rule" -- "What women are doing" : the art of shopping -- "All fuss and feathers : wedding ceremonies which are almost grotesque because of their flummery" -- "The mockery of mourning : thoughts upon outward signs of inward grief prescribed by convention" -- "Want to see a knock-out : Americans seem to feel that way in spite of their civilization" -- "The work of the worker : qualities in evangelist Mills that give him success in soul winning" -- "A Salvation Army funeral" --
  • "Brains in the school room : some pertinent remarks regarding the needs of the public schools" -- A word with the women. "Ties which do not bind : the matrimonial knot and the ease with which it is broken" -- "How not to treat babies" -- "Where are the children? A lay sermon suggested by Chief Seavey to Colonel Hogeland" -- "The women on the farms : a chapter of advice for them which city women need not read" -- "Barriers against women : they are mostly erected by the women themselves through blind superstition" -- "What women are doing" : protection for working women -- "The Woman's Club : it will be distinctively feminine and run to please women" -- "A word with the women" : Stromsburg's Woman's Club -- "No distinction as to color : Chicago Woman's Club abolishes the prohibitory rule at its last meeting" -- People and Places. "A Bohemian in Nebraska : a peep at a home which is a slice out of Bohemia" -- "A word with the women" : Willa Cather --
  • "Some pigs and a woman : Mrs. A.M. Edwards and her herd of Poland China porkers" -- "The lady of the cloister" -- "A woman doctor" -- "A singular institution : the Christian Home of Council Bluffs and its founder" -- "Grand Island and its beets : the county seat of Hall and what beet cultivation has done" -- "The State Fish Hatchery : where the rivers of Nebraska get their stock of gamey fish" -- "A word with the women" : the hunting mania -- Conclusion : a writing life, 1896-1935
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 335 p. )
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610465927
Lccn
2004025703
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill. ;
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000452589
  • (MH)009677259-X
  • (SSID)ssj0000177130
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11156193
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000177130
  • (PQKBWorkID)10210987
  • (PQKB)10282073
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4843335
  • (OCoLC)61047893
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse11756
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000452589

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