Sights and Sounds: Essays in celebration of West Oakland (The results of a focused research program to augment cultural resources investigations for the I-880 Cypress Replacement Project, Alameda County)

Stewart, Suzanne

Published by California Dept. of Transportation District 4, 1997
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Quarto in white wrappers with collage of b&w photographs on cover; 341, [20] pages: illustrations; 28 cm. In English. || Series: Cypress project interpretive report No. 1; Contents: Connecting the sources : archaeology, material culture, memory, and archives / by Suzanne Stewart -- Worker's houses in West Oakland / by Paul Groth and Marta Gutman -- Rooming and boarding in West Oakand / by Paul Groth -- Five buildings on one corner and their change over time / by Marta Gutman -- Domesticating institutions : progressive women and environmental activism in West Oakland / by Marta Gutman -- Melting pot or not? ethnicity and community in pre-World War II West Oakland / by Karana Hattersley-Drayton -- A profile of West Oakland work in 1952 / by Paul Groth -- The Quest for "Dad" Moore : theme, place, and the individual in historical archaeology / by William A. Spires -- Brotherhood songs : the West Oakland songbook of the International Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters / by William A. Spires -- "Putting on the Big Hat" : labor and lore among Oakland's Redcaps / by Willie R. Collins -- A way of life : prostitution in West Oakland / by Elaine-Maryse Solari -- Jazzing up Seventh Street : musicians, venues, and their social implications / by Willie R. Collins. Near fine copy with faintest edgewear and very small light brown liquid stain to bottom edge of wrappers; light light brown liquid stain to bottom edge of leaves which has caused the slightest rippling to a very small portion of the last 70 leaves; the damage to the leaves is very light; o/w wrappers are clean; pages are clean, crisp, bright and free of marks and creases; binding is tight and square; a beautiful copy of the scarce compilation. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: Sights and Sounds: Essays in celebration of ...
Publisher: California Dept. of Transportation District 4
Publication Date: 1997
Binding: Paperback
Book Condition: Near fine

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