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Appropriating the Healthy Child: and Progressive Era Child Labor Photography

Cara A. Finnegan

in Making Photography Matter: A Viewer's History from the Civil War to the Great Depression

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039263
eISBN:
9780252097317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039263.003.0004
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines a type of viewer response to visual narratives about child labor produced by Lewis Hine and others: Thomas Robinson Dawley Jr.'s 1912 book The Child That Toileth Not: The Story ... More


Large-Scale Industry

Tirthankar Roy

in The Economic History of India, 1857-2010

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190128296
eISBN:
9780190992040
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190128296.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

Between 1860 and 1940, employment in factories increased from less than 100,000 to two million. The growth of large-scale industrial units using machines and wage-workers was impressive but had ... More


“Cotton Mill Blues”: Lester (The Highway Man) [Lester “Pete” Bivins] Decca 5559

Tony Russell

in Rural Rhythm: The Story of Old-Time Country Music in 78 Records

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780190091187
eISBN:
9780190091217
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190091187.003.0075
Subject:
Music, History, American, Popular

This chapter discusses Lester (“Pete”) Bivins, “Cotton Mill Blues”, topical songs, occupational songs, cotton mills, and Decca Records


Quitting Time

Peter C. Baldwin

in In the Watches of the Night: Life in the Nocturnal City, 1820-1930

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226036021
eISBN:
9780226036038
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226036038.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter examines the work and leisure in American cities during the 1800s. It explains that urban work regimens created a double life for young workers, a day of confined drudgery and an evening ... More


“Cotton Mill Girl”: Earl McCoy and Jessie Brock Columbia 15499-D

Tony Russell

in Rural Rhythm: The Story of Old-Time Country Music in 78 Records

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780190091187
eISBN:
9780190091217
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190091187.003.0051
Subject:
Music, History, American, Popular

This chapter discusses Earl McCoy, Jessie Brock, “Cotton Mill Girl”, Byrum Lawson, topical songs, cotton mills, location recording, Columbia Records, and old-time music


Foothold

Jie Li

in Shanghai Homes: Palimpsests of Private Life

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231167178
eISBN:
9780231538176
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231167178.003.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines two alleyway homes, namely, the Alliance Lane and the Japanese Shanghai Cotton Mill Employee Housing, both located in the industrial Yangshupu District. Built with colonial ... More


Beginnings, 1863–1893

in The Lancashire Giant: David Shackleton, Labour Leader and Civil Servant

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239444
eISBN:
9781846313455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239444.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines David Shackleton personal life and his early career in the labour movement. It discusses his family background, his employment as a ‘halftime’ weaver in a cotton mill at the age ... More


Summary and Conclusion

Aaron D. Anderson

in Builders of a New South: Merchants, Capital, and the Remaking of Natchez, 1865-1914

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617036675
eISBN:
9781621030591
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617036675.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter summarizes the preceding discussions and presents some final thoughts. The emergence of the postwar merchant class changed the face of the Natchez District. Using their position in the ... More


“Lindy”/“Louise”: Proximity String Quartet Columbia 15533-D

Tony Russell

in Rural Rhythm: The Story of Old-Time Country Music in 78 Records

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780190091187
eISBN:
9780190091217
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190091187.003.0031
Subject:
Music, History, American, Popular

This chapter discuses Proximity String Quartet, “Lindy” “Louise”, parlor songs, stringband, cotton mills, and old-time music


“Chain Gang Special”/“Walk Right in Belmont”: Watts and Wilson Paramount 3019

Tony Russell

in Rural Rhythm: The Story of Old-Time Country Music in 78 Records

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780190091187
eISBN:
9780190091217
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190091187.003.0013
Subject:
Music, History, American, Popular

This chapter discusses Wilmer Watts, Frank Wilson, “Chain Gang Special”, “Walk Right in Belmont”, cotton mills, Paramount Records, and Harry S. Charles


“My Father Doesn’t Love Me”: Louis McDaniel—Gid Smith [actually Lewis McDaniel solo] Timely Tunes C-1560

Tony Russell

in Rural Rhythm: The Story of Old-Time Country Music in 78 Records

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780190091187
eISBN:
9780190091217
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190091187.003.0059
Subject:
Music, History, American, Popular

This chapter discusses Lewis McDaniel, “My Father Doesn’t Love Me”, topical songs, Virgie Bowling, cotton mills, and autobiographical songs


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