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The frontier in American culture : an exhibition at the Newberry Library, August 26, 1994 - January 7, 1995 / essays by Richard White, Patricia Nelson Limerick ; edited by James R. Grossman.

By: White, Richard, 1947-.
Contributor(s): Limerick, Patricia Nelson, 1951- | Grossman, James R | Newberry Library.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Chicago : Berkeley : The Library ; University of California Press, c1994Description: xiii, 116 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.ISBN: 0520088433 (alk. paper); 9780520088436 (alk. paper); 0520088441 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9780520088443 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Exhibitions | West (U. S.) -- History -- Exhibitions | Turner, Frederick Jackson, 1861-1932 -- Exhibitions | Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917 -- Exhibitions | Culture History | United StatesDDC classification: 978/.02/0747731 LOC classification: F596 | .W562 1994Other classification: 15.85
Contents:
Introduction / James R. Grossman -- Frederick Jackson Turner and Buffalo BIll / Richard White -- The adventures of the frontier in the twentieth century / Patricia Nelson Limerick.
Summary: Essays and illustrations explore the image of the frontier, examining Frederick Jackson Turner and Buffalo Bill's accounts of westward expansion and how these stories evolved in the 20th century.
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F596 .W562 1994 (Browse shelf) Available 0000001730936

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction / James R. Grossman -- Frederick Jackson Turner and Buffalo BIll / Richard White -- The adventures of the frontier in the twentieth century / Patricia Nelson Limerick.

Essays and illustrations explore the image of the frontier, examining Frederick Jackson Turner and Buffalo Bill's accounts of westward expansion and how these stories evolved in the 20th century.

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