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The Graphic Foundations of American History

Susan Schulten

in Mapping the Nation: History and Cartography in Nineteenth-Century America

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780226740683
eISBN:
9780226740706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226740706.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

In colonial America, maps were rarely used to make sense of the past. The birth of the American Republic made maps an important tool for documenting a “national” past that extended back to the ... More


“The Schoolmaster Is Abroad”: Early International Influences on American Education

David Komline

in The Common School Awakening: Religion and the Transatlantic Roots of American Public Education

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190085155
eISBN:
9780190085186
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190085155.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, History of Christianity

This chapter fills out the picture of early American schools by surveying developments in several fields of education, ranging from charity institutions to elite academies, including those for the ... More


Latina/o Translations as Historiography

Carmen E. Lamas

in The Latino Continuum and the Nineteenth-Century Americas: Literature, Translation, and Historiography

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198871484
eISBN:
9780191914393
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198871484.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

Miguel Teurbe Tolón (1823–57) is a figure well-known in Cuban history because of his landmark contribution to the island’s cultural and political life: he is credited with designing the nation’s ... More


Conclusion

Susan Schulten

in Mapping the Nation: History and Cartography in Nineteenth-Century America

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780226740683
eISBN:
9780226740706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226740706.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Francis Amasa Walker's Statistical Atlas of the United States, published in 1874, was unlike anything that most Americans had ever seen. But he soon realized that these new forms of cartography would ... More


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