The Resource Los Angeles in the 1930s : the WPA guide to the City of Angels, Federal Writers Project of the Work Progress Administration ; introduction by David Kipen

Los Angeles in the 1930s : the WPA guide to the City of Angels, Federal Writers Project of the Work Progress Administration ; introduction by David Kipen

Label
Los Angeles in the 1930s : the WPA guide to the City of Angels
Title
Los Angeles in the 1930s
Title remainder
the WPA guide to the City of Angels
Statement of responsibility
Federal Writers Project of the Work Progress Administration ; introduction by David Kipen
Title variation
WPA guide to the City of Angels
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes a pivotal moment in Los Angeles history, when writers like Raymond Chandler, Nathanael West, and F. Scott Fitzgerald were creating the images and associations--and the mystique--for which the City of Angels is still known. Los Angeles in the 1930s a guide to the contemporary culture, with a brief L.A. history, revisiting the Spanish colonial period, the Mexican period, the brief California Republic, and finally American sovereignty
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Cataloging source
BTCTA
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American guide series
Dewey number
917.94940452
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F869.L83
LC item number
W74 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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WPA Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in Southern California
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Kipen, David
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  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Label
Los Angeles in the 1930s : the WPA guide to the City of Angels, Federal Writers Project of the Work Progress Administration ; introduction by David Kipen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previously published: New York : Hastings House, 1941, under the title Los Angeles : a guide to the city and its environs, as part of the American guide series
  • With new introduction (p. xix-xxix)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 413-419) and index
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
lxviii, 433 p., [64] p. of plates
Isbn
9780520268838
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010940089
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn668191552
  • (OCoLC)668191552
  • 989468
  • (Pol)989468
Label
Los Angeles in the 1930s : the WPA guide to the City of Angels, Federal Writers Project of the Work Progress Administration ; introduction by David Kipen
Publication
Note
  • Previously published: New York : Hastings House, 1941, under the title Los Angeles : a guide to the city and its environs, as part of the American guide series
  • With new introduction (p. xix-xxix)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 413-419) and index
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
lxviii, 433 p., [64] p. of plates
Isbn
9780520268838
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010940089
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn668191552
  • (OCoLC)668191552
  • 989468
  • (Pol)989468

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