Keepers of Our past: Local Historical Writing in the United States, 1820s-1930s

Synopsis

The Early Antiquarians The Early Setting The New England Pioneers: Their Histories Elsewhere: John F. Watson The Later Antiquarians The Later Setting Town Historians City Historians Repeaters Formulaic Local History Local History as a Publishing Venture Local History as an Editorial Project Local History as Literature The Coming of The Academics Amateurs and Academics Bibliography Index

Additional information

Contributors:
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1988