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Men without Maps: Some Gay Males of the Generation before Stonewall

John Ibson

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780226656083
eISBN:
9780226656250
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226656250.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gay and Lesbian Studies

Before the movement commonly described as “gay liberation” was well under way, queer life in the United States is sometimes thought to have been a veritable prison of shame, repression, illegality, ... More


Cleansing Memory

Gregor Thum

in Uprooted: How Breslau Became Wroclaw during the Century of Expulsions

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691140247
eISBN:
9781400839964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691140247.003.0010
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter looks at how incorporating the German territories into Poland entailed a large-scale renaming operation. In order for state authorities, the railways and the postal service, the ... More


The Plot of Archiving

Albena Yaneva

in Crafting History: Archiving and the Quest for Architectural Legacy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501751820
eISBN:
9781501751837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501751820.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Prose (inc. letters, diaries)

This chapter delves into how the archival material is selected and organized and how it travels and mutates from one site to another, which lead to a multi-institutional, multi-actorial, and ... More


Pilgrims and Crusaders in Western Latin Sources

Jonathan Riley-Smith

in Byzantines and Crusaders in Non-Greek Sources, 1025-1204

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263785
eISBN:
9780191734304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263785.003.0002
Subject:
History, World Medieval History

This chapter discusses pilgrims and crusaders in western Latin sources. It starts with a look at the pilgrimages and crusades made to the East, followed by past attempts to list the individuals who ... More


Soviet Yiddish: Language-Planning and Linguistic Development

Gennady Estraikh

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198184799
eISBN:
9780191674365
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198184799.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This book studies Yiddish in the former Soviet Union. A chronicle of orthographic and other reforms from the state of the language in pre-Revolutionary Russia, through active language-planning in the ... More


Using sources

Sian Barber

in Using film as a source

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719090301
eISBN:
9781781708958
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090301.003.0008
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter offers suggestions on how to use film-related sources. It includes detail on accessing and exploring archival materials, interviews and financial records as well as personal and company ... More


Review Essays: Report of the Vatican Documents on the Second World War

Antony Polonsky (ed.)

in Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 15: Focusing on Jewish Religious Life, 1500-1900

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774716
eISBN:
9781800340725
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774716.003.0026
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter briefly discusses eleven volumes of archival material published by the Holy See’s Secretariat of State (external division) between 1965 and 1981. These volumes were entitled Actes et ... More


Women's Activism Behind the Screens: Trade Unions and Gender Inequality in the British Film and Television Industries

Frances Galt

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529206296
eISBN:
9781529214475
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529206296.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This book contributes to important discussions on gender inequality in the present-day film and television industries and labour movement through an historical analysis of women workers and their ... More


Capturing California

Joshua Paddison

in Taming the Elephant: Politics, Government, and Law in Pioneer California

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520234116
eISBN:
9780520936485
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520234116.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter describes some of the visual archival materials that vividly illustrate political and governmental activity and the people associated with it. A tension between order and chaos ran ... More


“Save as . . . »”: Hybrid Resources in the Steve Reich Collection

Matthias Kassel

in Rethinking Reich

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190605285
eISBN:
9780190605315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190605285.003.0009
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter provides an overview of the Steve Reich Collection kept at the Paul Sacher Stiftung (PSS) in Basel, Switzerland. This important collection, which was acquired by PSS in 2008, consists of ... More


Retouching the past: family photographs and documents in Rouaud, Bon and Lenoir

in Thresholds of Meaning: Passage, Ritual and Liminality in Contemporary French Narrative

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316661
eISBN:
9781846316791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316791.005
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter examines the roles played by the family photograph in three French novels. These include Mécanique by Francois Bon, La Folie Silaz by Helene Lenoir and Loire-Inférieure quintet by Jean ... More


The Leaguers: The Making of Professional Football in England, 1900–1939

Matthew Taylor

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853236399
eISBN:
9781846313486
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313486
Subject:
History, Cultural History

The Football Association of England has become a multi-billion pound industry. But how did English football become not only the defining sport of the nation but also one of the most successful sports ... More


Nimrods on the Hills—Hunting, Environment, and Its Fauna: A History of Neglected Histories

Vijaya Ramadas Mandala

in Shooting a Tiger: Big-Game Hunting and Conservation in Colonial India

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780199489381
eISBN:
9780199096619
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199489381.003.0003
Subject:
History, Indian History

Drawing on rich archival material, sportsmen’s memoirs and colonial documents, this chapter develops the argument that hill-sport was another important feature of British social and cultural life in ... More


Erskine Childers and The Riddle of the Sands

Nicholas Allen

in Ireland, Literature, and the Coast: Seatangled

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780198857877
eISBN:
9780191890444
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198857877.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

Of all the characters involved in the Irish revolution Erskine Childers is among the most ambiguous. The son of an English father and an Irish mother, both of whom died in his childhood to leave the ... More


| 1801–2 | 1801–2 First Grand Tour: Tourist far away from Sophie

Dan C. Christensen

in Hans Christian Ørsted: Reading Nature's Mind

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199669264
eISBN:
9780191748745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669264.003.0011
Subject:
Physics, History of Physics

As a member of the board of the Cappel Foundation Manthey provides a three-year travel grant for Ørsted to visit European centres of science. Ørsted's itinerary is outlined and his impressions as a ... More


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