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The hoosiers, by Meredith Nicholson

Label
The hoosiers
Title
The hoosiers
Statement of responsibility
by Meredith Nicholson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"These pages represent an effort to give some hint of the forces that have made for cultivation in Indiana. While the immediate purpose has been an examination of the state's performance in literature, it has seemed proper to approach the subject with a slight review of Indiana's political and social history."--Pref
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Cataloging source
RBN
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
National studies in American letters
Label
The hoosiers, by Meredith Nicholson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
Chapter 1. Indiana and her people -- Chapter 2. The rural type and the dialect. The word "Hoosier". Pioneer difficulties. The dialect -- Chapter 3. Bringers of the light. Religious influences. Early illiteracy. Caleb Mills. Julia L. Dumont and Catharine Merrill -- Chapter 4. An experiment in socialism. New Harmony. Robert Dale Owen and William Maclure. Thomas Say and the scientists -- Chapter 5. The Hoosier interpreted. Edward Eggleston. James Whitcomb Riley -- Chapter 6. Crawfordsville. "The Hoosier Athens" Lew Wallace. Maurice Thompson. Mary H. Krout and Caroline V. Krout. -- Chapter 7. "Of making many books there is no end" Indiana a point of departure. Fiction -- History and politics -- Miscellaneous -- Chapter 8. An Indiana choir. Early writers. Forceythe Willson and Elizabeth Conwell Willson. Later poets. The Hoosier landscape
Control code
9014663
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
x, 277 pages
Lccn
12009358
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm10831197
Label
The hoosiers, by Meredith Nicholson
Publication
Note
Includes 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
Chapter 1. Indiana and her people -- Chapter 2. The rural type and the dialect. The word "Hoosier". Pioneer difficulties. The dialect -- Chapter 3. Bringers of the light. Religious influences. Early illiteracy. Caleb Mills. Julia L. Dumont and Catharine Merrill -- Chapter 4. An experiment in socialism. New Harmony. Robert Dale Owen and William Maclure. Thomas Say and the scientists -- Chapter 5. The Hoosier interpreted. Edward Eggleston. James Whitcomb Riley -- Chapter 6. Crawfordsville. "The Hoosier Athens" Lew Wallace. Maurice Thompson. Mary H. Krout and Caroline V. Krout. -- Chapter 7. "Of making many books there is no end" Indiana a point of departure. Fiction -- History and politics -- Miscellaneous -- Chapter 8. An Indiana choir. Early writers. Forceythe Willson and Elizabeth Conwell Willson. Later poets. The Hoosier landscape
Control code
9014663
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
x, 277 pages
Lccn
12009358
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm10831197

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