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The Resource City bosses in the United States : a study of twenty municipal bosses

City bosses in the United States : a study of twenty municipal bosses

Label
City bosses in the United States : a study of twenty municipal bosses
Title
City bosses in the United States
Title remainder
a study of twenty municipal bosses
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973/.0992
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
JS309
LC item number
.Z5 1968
Literary form
non fiction
Label
City bosses in the United States : a study of twenty municipal bosses
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint of the 1930 ed., issued in series: Duke University publications
Contents
Boss backgrounds -- Personal characteristics of city bosses -- Domestic and social relations -- Municipal bosses and business -- From novice to boss -- Municipal bosses as politicians -- Is there a "typical" boss? -- "Craz" Martin Lomasney (Boston) -- "Big-Tim" Sullivan (the Bowery) -- "Honorable" William H. Tweed (New York) -- "Honest John" Kelly (New York) -- Richard Croker (New York) -- "Commissioner" Charles F. Murphy (New York) -- "Judge" George W. Olvany (New York) -- "Old Man" Hugh McLaughlin (Brooklyn) -- "King" James McManes (Philadelphia) -- "Judge" Israel W. Durham (Philadelphia) -- "Duke" Edwin H. Vare (Philadelphia) -- Christopher Lyman Magee (Pittsburgh) -- "Senator" William Flinn (Pittsburgh) -- "Old Boy" George B. Cox (Cincinnati) -- "The mystery man of Chicago" [Fred Lundin] -- Roger C. Sullivan (Chicago) -- "Colonel" Edward Butler (St. Louis) -- Martin Behrman (New Orleans) -- "The Genial Doctor" Albert A. Ames (Minneapolis) -- Abraham Ruef (San Francisco)
Control code
74182729 //r912
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 371 p.
Lccn
74182729 //r912
Other physical details
ports.
System control number
850788
Label
City bosses in the United States : a study of twenty municipal bosses
Publication
Note
Reprint of the 1930 ed., issued in series: Duke University publications
Contents
Boss backgrounds -- Personal characteristics of city bosses -- Domestic and social relations -- Municipal bosses and business -- From novice to boss -- Municipal bosses as politicians -- Is there a "typical" boss? -- "Craz" Martin Lomasney (Boston) -- "Big-Tim" Sullivan (the Bowery) -- "Honorable" William H. Tweed (New York) -- "Honest John" Kelly (New York) -- Richard Croker (New York) -- "Commissioner" Charles F. Murphy (New York) -- "Judge" George W. Olvany (New York) -- "Old Man" Hugh McLaughlin (Brooklyn) -- "King" James McManes (Philadelphia) -- "Judge" Israel W. Durham (Philadelphia) -- "Duke" Edwin H. Vare (Philadelphia) -- Christopher Lyman Magee (Pittsburgh) -- "Senator" William Flinn (Pittsburgh) -- "Old Boy" George B. Cox (Cincinnati) -- "The mystery man of Chicago" [Fred Lundin] -- Roger C. Sullivan (Chicago) -- "Colonel" Edward Butler (St. Louis) -- Martin Behrman (New Orleans) -- "The Genial Doctor" Albert A. Ames (Minneapolis) -- Abraham Ruef (San Francisco)
Control code
74182729 //r912
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 371 p.
Lccn
74182729 //r912
Other physical details
ports.
System control number
850788

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