Nearby history : exploring the past around you / David Kyvig, Myron A. Marty, Larry Cebula.

Author
Kyvig, David E. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
Fourth edition.
Published/​Created
  • Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2019]
  • ©2019
Description
xiv, 227 pages : illustrations, facsimilies ; 23 cm.

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Series
American Association for State and Local History book series [More in this series]
Summary note
"Newly updated by Larry Cebula, this fourth edition of Nearby History is a comprehensive handbook for those interested in investigating the history of communities, families, local institutions, and cultural artifacts. Richly illustrated with photos and documents, Nearby History is an excellent resource for both professionally trained and self-taught historians." --Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Why nearby history?
  • What can be done nearby?
  • Sources and storytelling
  • Published documents
  • Unpublished documents
  • Producing oral history resources
  • Photographs and other visual documents
  • Artifacts
  • Landscapes and buildings
  • Preserving historic buildings and landscapes
  • Research, writing, and leaving a record
  • Linking the particular and the universal.
ISBN
  • 9781442270077 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
  • 1442270071 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
  • 9781442270084 (paperback : alkaline paper)
  • 144227008X (paperback : alkaline paper)
LCCN
2019013091
OCLC
1090282663
Other standard number
  • 40029256170
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