Blog Bibliography

Primary Sources (in alphabetical order)

Chicago Daily Tribune, 1893.

New York Times, 1893.

The Washington Post, 1893.

Secondary Sources (in alphabetical order)

Dawson, Melanie. Laboring to Play: Home Entertainment and the Spectacle of Middle-Class Cultural Life, 1850-1920. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2004.

The Eye of Singapore. “Singapore Flyer.”  http://www.singaporeflyer.sg/.

Girodano, Ralph. Fun and Games in Twentieth-Century America. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2003.

Larson, Erik. The Devil in the White City. New York: Random House, 2003.

Nye, David E. Electrifying America: Social Meanings of a New Technology. Cambridge: The MIT Press, 1990.

A View on Cities. “London Eye.”  http://www.aviewoncities.com/london/londoneye.htm.

Figure (Image) Sources (in order of appearance)

Somer, William. 1893. Roundabout. United States of America. 489238, October 28, 1891, January 3, 1893.

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. George Ferris. Collections of Pennsylvania Department.  (accessed April 5, 2013).

Lewis, Starks W. World’s Columbian Exposition: Ferris Wheel, Chicago, United States, 1893. Brooklyn Museum Archives. Goodyear Archival Collection.http://www.brooklynmuseum.org/opencollection/archives/goodyear_archival_collection/image/4411/image (accessed March 12, 2013). Public Domain.

Lewis, Starks W. World’s Columbian Exposition: Ferris Wheel, Chicago, United States, 1893. Brooklyn Museum Archives. Goodyear Archival Collection. http://www.brooklynmuseum.org/opencollection/archives/image/4347/image (accessed March 12, 2013). Public Domain.

Kilburn, B.W. The Wonder of the Age, Midway Plaisance, World’s Columbian Exposition. Robert N. Dennis collection of stereoscopic views. New York Public Library Digital Gallery.http://digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/dgkeysearchdetail.cfm?trg=1&strucID=653923&imageid=g90f186_135f&total=1&e=w (accessed April 5, 2013). Public Domain.

Paul V. Galvin Library Digital History Collection. Maps of the Buildings and Grounds World’s Columbian Exposition Jackson Park & Midway Plaisance Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A 1893. January 16, 1999. Illinois Institute of Technology. http://columbus.iit.edu/dreamcity/grounds.html (accessed March 12, 2013).

Boston Public Library. Chicago World’s Fair 1893, by H.D. Nichols. July 23, 2008. Flickr.http://www.flickr.com/photos/boston_public_library/4837166785/ (accessed March 12, 2013). Creative Commons Attribution.

Paul V. Galvin Library Digital History Collection. The Midway Plaisance. January 16, 1999. Illinois Institute of Technology. http://columbus.iit.edu/dreamcity/midway.html (accessed March 12, 2013).

Arnold, C.D. and Higinbotham, H.D.  Ferris Wheel–From The West. 1893. The Project Gutenberg EBook of Official Views Of The World’s Columbian Exposition.  June 4, 2012. Wikimedia Commons. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Ferris_Wheel-From_The_West_%E2%80%94_Official_Views_Of_The_World’s_Columbian_Exposition_%E2%80%94_105.jpg (accessed March 12, 2013). Public Domain.

Gailey, Daniel. 1903. Game Apparatus. United States of America. 719456, August 23, 1902, February 3, 1903.

Department of Commerce. Bureau of Public Roads. Horse-drawn wagons and carriages, an electric trolley car, and pedestrians congest a cobblestone Philadelphia street in 1897. 1897. U.S. National Archives and Records Administration. Wikipedia Commons. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Horse-drawn_wagons_and_carriages,_an_electric_trolley_car,_and_pedestrians_congest_a_cobblestone_Philadelphia_street_in_-_NARA_-_513362.jpg (accessed March 27, 2013). Public Domain.

Samira Bouaou and The Epoch Times. The Wonder Wheel in Coney Island, Brooklyn. March 20, 2012. The Epoch Times. http://www.theepochtimes.com/n2/united-states/wonder-wheel-a-family-affair-on-coney-island-366291.html (accessed March 27, 2013).

Diliff, London Eye Twilight. April 8, 2006. Wikipedia Commons.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:London_Eye_Twilight_April_2006.jpg (accessed March 12, 2013). Creative Commons Attribution.

Starmer, Frank C. Singapore Flyer. January 31, 2010. Frank’s Photo Essays.http://frank.itlab.us/photo_essays/wrapper.php?jan_31_2010_marina_barrage.html (accessed March 12, 2013). Creative Commons Attribution.

Image in the Blog’s Header

Beggs. Untitled. June 16, 2011. Fotopedia. http://www.fotopedia.com/items/flickr-5877335679 (accessed March 12, 2013). Creative Commons Attribution.

 

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