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The Resource Coming of age in Chicago : the 1893 world's fair and the coalescence of American anthropology, edited by Curtis M. Hinsley and David R. Wilcox

Coming of age in Chicago : the 1893 world's fair and the coalescence of American anthropology, edited by Curtis M. Hinsley and David R. Wilcox

Label
Coming of age in Chicago : the 1893 world's fair and the coalescence of American anthropology
Title
Coming of age in Chicago
Title remainder
the 1893 world's fair and the coalescence of American anthropology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Curtis M. Hinsley and David R. Wilcox
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Collection of scholarly essays and primary documents exploring the significance of the 1893 World's Fair and the history of American anthropology"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
301.0973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN17.3.U6
LC item number
C66 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hinsley, Curtis M.
  • Wilcox, David R.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World's Columbian Exposition
  • World's Columbian Exposition
  • Anthropology
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Anthropology
  • United States
Label
Coming of age in Chicago : the 1893 world's fair and the coalescence of American anthropology, edited by Curtis M. Hinsley and David R. Wilcox
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The Chicago Fair and American anthropology in 1893 / Curtis M. Hinsley and David R. Wilcox -- Essay 1. Anthropology as education and entertainment : Frederic Ward Putnam at the World's Fair / Curtis M. Hinsley. Document A. Franz Boas, "Ethnology at the Exposition" (1893) ; Document B. Frederic Ward Putnam, "The Columbus Memorial Museum : address to the Commercial Club of Chicago" (1891) ; Document C. "Man and his works : Ethnological Exhibit at the Fair" (1893) -- Essay 2. Ambiguous legacy : Daniel Garrison Brinton at the International Congress of Anthropology / Curtis M. Hinsley. Appendix: Analysis of registered members of the International Congress of Anthropology, World's Columbian Exposition, 1893 / David R. Wilcox ; Document D. William Henry Holmes, "The World's Fair Congress of Anthropology" (1893) -- Essay 3. Anthropology in a changing America : interpreting the Chicago "triumph" of Frank Hamilton Cushing / David R. Wilcox. Document E. Excerpts from the Diary of Frank Hamilton Cushing at the World's Fair (June 16-September 12,1893) ; Document F. Monthly report of Mr. Frank Hamilton Cushing (September 1893) ; Document G. "The Pueblos at home" (September 1894) ; A visual interlude : popular images of anthropology and its subjects at the Fair / Curtis M. Hinsley -- Essay 4. Refracting images : anthropological display at the Chicago World's Fair, 1893 / Ira Jacknis -- Essay 5. Relic hunters in the White City : artifacts, authority, and ambition at the World's Columbian Exposition / James E. Snead. Document H. Cushing's analysis of the Hazzard Cliff Dweller Collection (1895) ; Document I. Warren King Moorehead, "The ancient man : the Anthropological Exhibit at the World's Fair" (June 22, 1893) -- Essay 6. Patrons, popularizers, and professionals : the institutional setting of late nineteenth-century anthropology in Chicago / Donald McVicker. Document J. "Heir of the big Fair : Field Columbian Museum opened" (1894) -- Essay 7. Going national : American anthropology successfully redefines itself as an accepted academic domain / David R. Wilcox. Appendix: Comparison of primary contributors to the American Anthropologist, 1888-1925 / David R. Wilcox ; Document K. Daniel Garrison Brinton, "The aims of anthropology" (1895) ; Document L. Franz Boas, "The limitations of the comparative method of anthropology" (1896) -- Afterword: The ironies of the fair, the uncertainties of anthropology / Curtis M. Hinsley
Control code
ocn907659410
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xliii, 574 pages
Isbn
9780803284494
Lccn
2015033577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780803268388
  • (OCoLC)907659410
Label
Coming of age in Chicago : the 1893 world's fair and the coalescence of American anthropology, edited by Curtis M. Hinsley and David R. Wilcox
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The Chicago Fair and American anthropology in 1893 / Curtis M. Hinsley and David R. Wilcox -- Essay 1. Anthropology as education and entertainment : Frederic Ward Putnam at the World's Fair / Curtis M. Hinsley. Document A. Franz Boas, "Ethnology at the Exposition" (1893) ; Document B. Frederic Ward Putnam, "The Columbus Memorial Museum : address to the Commercial Club of Chicago" (1891) ; Document C. "Man and his works : Ethnological Exhibit at the Fair" (1893) -- Essay 2. Ambiguous legacy : Daniel Garrison Brinton at the International Congress of Anthropology / Curtis M. Hinsley. Appendix: Analysis of registered members of the International Congress of Anthropology, World's Columbian Exposition, 1893 / David R. Wilcox ; Document D. William Henry Holmes, "The World's Fair Congress of Anthropology" (1893) -- Essay 3. Anthropology in a changing America : interpreting the Chicago "triumph" of Frank Hamilton Cushing / David R. Wilcox. Document E. Excerpts from the Diary of Frank Hamilton Cushing at the World's Fair (June 16-September 12,1893) ; Document F. Monthly report of Mr. Frank Hamilton Cushing (September 1893) ; Document G. "The Pueblos at home" (September 1894) ; A visual interlude : popular images of anthropology and its subjects at the Fair / Curtis M. Hinsley -- Essay 4. Refracting images : anthropological display at the Chicago World's Fair, 1893 / Ira Jacknis -- Essay 5. Relic hunters in the White City : artifacts, authority, and ambition at the World's Columbian Exposition / James E. Snead. Document H. Cushing's analysis of the Hazzard Cliff Dweller Collection (1895) ; Document I. Warren King Moorehead, "The ancient man : the Anthropological Exhibit at the World's Fair" (June 22, 1893) -- Essay 6. Patrons, popularizers, and professionals : the institutional setting of late nineteenth-century anthropology in Chicago / Donald McVicker. Document J. "Heir of the big Fair : Field Columbian Museum opened" (1894) -- Essay 7. Going national : American anthropology successfully redefines itself as an accepted academic domain / David R. Wilcox. Appendix: Comparison of primary contributors to the American Anthropologist, 1888-1925 / David R. Wilcox ; Document K. Daniel Garrison Brinton, "The aims of anthropology" (1895) ; Document L. Franz Boas, "The limitations of the comparative method of anthropology" (1896) -- Afterword: The ironies of the fair, the uncertainties of anthropology / Curtis M. Hinsley
Control code
ocn907659410
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xliii, 574 pages
Isbn
9780803284494
Lccn
2015033577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780803268388
  • (OCoLC)907659410

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