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The Resource Hard times : an illustrated oral history of the Great Depression, Studs Terkel

Hard times : an illustrated oral history of the Great Depression, Studs Terkel

Label
Hard times : an illustrated oral history of the Great Depression
Title
Hard times
Title remainder
an illustrated oral history of the Great Depression
Statement of responsibility
Studs Terkel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recreates the character and atmosphere of this dramatic era in a collage of recollections by both well-known and obscure Americans
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1912-2008
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Terkel, Studs
Dewey number
973.91/60922
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E806
LC item number
.T45 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Depressions
  • Oral history
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Hard times : an illustrated oral history of the Great Depression, Studs Terkel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is an abridged edition of Hard Times. The original edition included an additional sixty interviews"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Ed Paulsen
  • Paul Draper
  • Knud Andersen
  • Little Brother Montgomery and Red Saunders
  • Jack Kirkland
  • Public Servant -- The City
  • Elizabeth Wood
  • Mick Shufro
  • Elsa Ponselle
  • Sergeant Vincent Murray
  • Earl B. Dickerson
  • Pauline Kael
  • Evictions, Arrests and Other Running Sores
  • Mrs. Willye Jeffries
  • Harry Hartman
  • Max R. Naiman
  • Honor and Humiliation
  • Eileen Barth
  • Ward James
  • Howard Worthington
  • Horace Cayton
  • W. L. Gleason
  • Frank Czerwonka
  • Strive and Succeed
  • Harry Norgard
  • General Robert E. Wood
  • A. A. Fraser
  • Tom Sutton
  • Emma Tiller
  • W. Clement Stone
  • Ray Wax
  • Epilogue
  • Reed
  • Kitty McCulloch
  • `The Raft'
  • Virginia Durr
  • A Touch of Rue
  • Dawn, Kitty's Daughter
  • Louis Banks
  • Peggy Terry and Her Mother, Mary Owsley
  • Kiko Konagamitsu
  • Cesar Chavez
  • Blackie Gold
  • Book One
  • The Big Money
  • William Benton
  • Arthur A. Robertson
  • Sidney J. Weinberg
  • John Hersch
  • Dr. David J. Rossman
  • God Bless' the Child
  • Daisy Singer
  • Robin Langston
  • Dynamite Garland
  • The March
  • Slim Collier
  • Phyllis Lorimer
  • Bonnie Laboring Boy
  • Larry Van Dusen
  • Jose Yglesias
  • Hank Oettinger
  • E. D. Nixon
  • Gordon Baxter
  • Three Strikes
  • Bob Stinson The Sit-down
  • Jim Sheridan
  • Mike Widman The Battle of Detroit, A Preface
  • Dr. Lewis Andreas
  • Memorial Day, 1937
  • Book Two
  • High Life
  • Sally Rand
  • Tony Soma
  • Alec Wilder
  • Doc Graham
  • Sixteen Ton
  • A. Everette McIntyre
  • Buddy Blankenship
  • Mary Owsley
  • Aaron Barkham
  • The Farmer Is the Man
  • Harry Terrell
  • Oscar Heline
  • Emil Loriks
  • Ruth Loriks, His Wife
  • Clyde T. Ellis
  • Editor and Publisher
  • Edward C. Schalk
  • Fred Sweet
  • W. D. (Don) Maxwell
  • Carey McWilliams
  • Book Three
  • Concerning the New Deal
  • Gardiner C. Means
  • Raymond Moley
  • C. B. (Beanie) Baldwin
  • James A. Farley
  • Burton K. Wheeler
  • The Song
  • David Kennedy
  • John Beecher
  • An Unreconstructed Populist
  • Congressman C. Wright Patman
  • Peroration
  • Colonel Hamilton Fish
  • Scarlet Banners and Novenas
  • William L. Patterson
  • Max Shachtman
  • Dorothy Day
  • E. Y. (Yip) Harburg
  • Fred Thompson
  • Saul Alinsky
  • The Doctor, Huey and Mr. Smith
  • George Murray
  • Senator Russell Long
  • Evelyn Finn
  • Gerald L. K. Smith
  • The Gentleman from Kansas
  • Alf M. Landon
  • Book Four
  • Hard Travelin'
  • Merely Passing Through
  • Edward Burgess
  • Billy Green
  • Scoop Lankford
  • A Cable
  • Myrna Loy
  • Book Five
  • The Fine and Lively Arts
  • Hiram (Chub) Sherman
  • Neil Schaffner
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Abridged edition.
Extent
xx, 441 pages
Isbn
9781595587039
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 701019530
  • (OCoLC)701019530
Label
Hard times : an illustrated oral history of the Great Depression, Studs Terkel
Publication
Note
"This is an abridged edition of Hard Times. The original edition included an additional sixty interviews"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Ed Paulsen
  • Paul Draper
  • Knud Andersen
  • Little Brother Montgomery and Red Saunders
  • Jack Kirkland
  • Public Servant -- The City
  • Elizabeth Wood
  • Mick Shufro
  • Elsa Ponselle
  • Sergeant Vincent Murray
  • Earl B. Dickerson
  • Pauline Kael
  • Evictions, Arrests and Other Running Sores
  • Mrs. Willye Jeffries
  • Harry Hartman
  • Max R. Naiman
  • Honor and Humiliation
  • Eileen Barth
  • Ward James
  • Howard Worthington
  • Horace Cayton
  • W. L. Gleason
  • Frank Czerwonka
  • Strive and Succeed
  • Harry Norgard
  • General Robert E. Wood
  • A. A. Fraser
  • Tom Sutton
  • Emma Tiller
  • W. Clement Stone
  • Ray Wax
  • Epilogue
  • Reed
  • Kitty McCulloch
  • `The Raft'
  • Virginia Durr
  • A Touch of Rue
  • Dawn, Kitty's Daughter
  • Louis Banks
  • Peggy Terry and Her Mother, Mary Owsley
  • Kiko Konagamitsu
  • Cesar Chavez
  • Blackie Gold
  • Book One
  • The Big Money
  • William Benton
  • Arthur A. Robertson
  • Sidney J. Weinberg
  • John Hersch
  • Dr. David J. Rossman
  • God Bless' the Child
  • Daisy Singer
  • Robin Langston
  • Dynamite Garland
  • The March
  • Slim Collier
  • Phyllis Lorimer
  • Bonnie Laboring Boy
  • Larry Van Dusen
  • Jose Yglesias
  • Hank Oettinger
  • E. D. Nixon
  • Gordon Baxter
  • Three Strikes
  • Bob Stinson The Sit-down
  • Jim Sheridan
  • Mike Widman The Battle of Detroit, A Preface
  • Dr. Lewis Andreas
  • Memorial Day, 1937
  • Book Two
  • High Life
  • Sally Rand
  • Tony Soma
  • Alec Wilder
  • Doc Graham
  • Sixteen Ton
  • A. Everette McIntyre
  • Buddy Blankenship
  • Mary Owsley
  • Aaron Barkham
  • The Farmer Is the Man
  • Harry Terrell
  • Oscar Heline
  • Emil Loriks
  • Ruth Loriks, His Wife
  • Clyde T. Ellis
  • Editor and Publisher
  • Edward C. Schalk
  • Fred Sweet
  • W. D. (Don) Maxwell
  • Carey McWilliams
  • Book Three
  • Concerning the New Deal
  • Gardiner C. Means
  • Raymond Moley
  • C. B. (Beanie) Baldwin
  • James A. Farley
  • Burton K. Wheeler
  • The Song
  • David Kennedy
  • John Beecher
  • An Unreconstructed Populist
  • Congressman C. Wright Patman
  • Peroration
  • Colonel Hamilton Fish
  • Scarlet Banners and Novenas
  • William L. Patterson
  • Max Shachtman
  • Dorothy Day
  • E. Y. (Yip) Harburg
  • Fred Thompson
  • Saul Alinsky
  • The Doctor, Huey and Mr. Smith
  • George Murray
  • Senator Russell Long
  • Evelyn Finn
  • Gerald L. K. Smith
  • The Gentleman from Kansas
  • Alf M. Landon
  • Book Four
  • Hard Travelin'
  • Merely Passing Through
  • Edward Burgess
  • Billy Green
  • Scoop Lankford
  • A Cable
  • Myrna Loy
  • Book Five
  • The Fine and Lively Arts
  • Hiram (Chub) Sherman
  • Neil Schaffner
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Abridged edition.
Extent
xx, 441 pages
Isbn
9781595587039
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 701019530
  • (OCoLC)701019530

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