The Resource Hope in hard times : Norvelt and the struggle for community during the Great Depression, Timothy Kelly, Margaret Power, Michael Cary, (electronic resource/)

Hope in hard times : Norvelt and the struggle for community during the Great Depression, Timothy Kelly, Margaret Power, Michael Cary, (electronic resource/)

Label
Hope in hard times : Norvelt and the struggle for community during the Great Depression
Title
Hope in hard times
Title remainder
Norvelt and the struggle for community during the Great Depression
Statement of responsibility
Timothy Kelly, Margaret Power, Michael Cary
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the history of Norvelt, Pennsylvania, originally known as Westmoreland Homesteads, which was founded in 1934 as part of the New Deal homestead subsistence program--Provided by publisher
Dewey number
974.8/81
Index
index present
LC call number
F159.N88
LC item number
K45 2016eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Hope in hard times : Norvelt and the struggle for community during the Great Depression, Timothy Kelly, Margaret Power, Michael Cary, (electronic resource/)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The world of coal mining, coking, and patch communities in southwestern Pennsylvania, 1880-1920 -- The crisis : the Great Depression in the nation and Westmoreland County -- The response : the New Deal and the subsistence homestead program -- The great experiment : the cooperative ethos and community building -- Challenges to the cooperative ethos -- Becoming Norvelt : the triumph of the middle way -- Living in Norvelt : domestic architecture -- Norvelt today : the evolution of a new deal community -- Conclusion : did Norvelt succeed?
Control code
ocn951678547
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Hope in hard times : Norvelt and the struggle for community during the Great Depression, Timothy Kelly, Margaret Power, Michael Cary, (electronic resource/)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The world of coal mining, coking, and patch communities in southwestern Pennsylvania, 1880-1920 -- The crisis : the Great Depression in the nation and Westmoreland County -- The response : the New Deal and the subsistence homestead program -- The great experiment : the cooperative ethos and community building -- Challenges to the cooperative ethos -- Becoming Norvelt : the triumph of the middle way -- Living in Norvelt : domestic architecture -- Norvelt today : the evolution of a new deal community -- Conclusion : did Norvelt succeed?
Control code
ocn951678547
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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