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Morris, Sylvia Jukes

Overview
Works: 16 works in 52 publications in 1 language and 3,565 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  History  Nonfiction television programs  Historical television programs  Documentary television programs  Educational films  Internet videos  Nonfiction films  Short films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E748.L894, B
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Most widely held works about Sylvia Jukes Morris
 
Most widely held works by Sylvia Jukes Morris
Edith Kermit Roosevelt : portrait of a first lady by Sylvia Jukes Morris( Book )

19 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Edith Kermit Carow grew up in New York City in the same circles as did Theodore Roosevelt. But only after TR's first wife died at age twenty-two did the childhood friends forge one of the most successful romantic and political partnerships in American history. Sylvia Jukes Morris's access to previously unpublished letters and diaries brings to full life her portrait of the Roosevelts and their times"--Amazon
Rage for fame : the ascent of Clare Boothe Luce by Sylvia Jukes Morris( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Draws on Luce's private papers, letters, and diary to trace her life from childhood, through her rise to success, to 1943, as her marriage to Henry Luce is breaking up and she is elected to Congress
Price of fame : the honorable Clare Boothe Luce by Sylvia Jukes Morris( Book )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the story of the playwright, Congresswoman, and first American female to be appointed to a major ambassadorial position abroad, covering such topics as her advocacy of women's equality and the deep personal losses that shaped her life
America 1900( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using archival film and photographs; interviews with historians, writers and descendants; this film looks back at the year 1900. Features President McKinley's reelection; the guerilla war in the Philippines; John Muir's nature movement; inventions such as motion pictures, x-rays, automobiles, phonographs, the electric light, and indoor plumbing; the Gibson Girl; photojournalist Frances Benjamin Johnston; public morality and Olga Nethersole's play Sapho; huge waves of immigration; deadly coal mine explosion in Scofield, Utah; racism and Jim Crow in the South; U.S. Rep. George White of North Carolina attempts to outlaw lynching; opposing black leaders Booker T. Washington and W.E.B. Du Bois; Scott Joplin and the birth of the music industry; China's Boxer Rebellion and the fate of missionaries like Eva, Charles & Florence Price; deadly hurricane hits Galveston, Texas; John Mitchell's attempts to unite coal workers and the United Mine Workers strike
America 1900( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

President McKinley chooses Theodore Roosevelt as his running mate in the upcoming presidential elections. The "Boxers" gain power in China and the rebellion spreads throughout the country. McKinley quickly sends troops to rescue foreign diplomats trapped in Peking. People flock to Paris for the 1900 Paris Exposition, a showcase for American technology. "Jim Crow" laws define race relations and W.E.B. DuBois and Booker T. Washington become leaders and role models for their people. A massive hurricane devastates Galveston, Texas. William Jennings Bryan gains ground in his presidential campaign against McKinley because of the coal miner's strike in Pennsylvania
America 1900( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1900, America was a nation on the move. Its population had doubled over the past 100 years, its people were becoming the most prosperous on Earth. President McKinley had led the nation out of its worst depression. People could travel with ease across the nation in six days. Half of the nation's original timber had been cut down and people were talking about conservation. Women were striking out on their own and the Women's movement was growing. America goes to war with the Filipinos to keep the Philippines under American control. Anti-war sentiments grow. Most of America remained rural, but people were traveling more and began to move to the cities. In New York City, one third of the population were foreign immigrants who lived in poverty. Many began moving to other cities further west
Theodore Roosevelt by inc Eye Gate House( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses his home and family life, his military and political career, and his campaign for president as a third party candidate on the "Bull Moose" ticket
Rage for fame : the ascent of Clare Boothe Luce by Sylvia Jukes Morris( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The president's wife and the librarian : letters at an exhibition by New York Society Library( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America 1900( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 4 part series examining the turn of the century pivotal year: 1900. This program chronicles the forces of change which ultimately shaped the coming century. Parts one and two focus on technological innovations, the challenges faced by President McKinley, the advent of the Conservation movement, early photojournalism, the War of Independence in the Philippines, the lives of immigrants, the Scofield Mine Disaster, and popular culture at the turn of the century
Life portrait of Theodore Roosevelt( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses his home and family life, his military and political career, and his campaign for president as a third party candidate on the "Bull Moose" ticket
America 1900( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 4 part series examining the turn of the century pivotal year: 1900. This program chronicles the forces of change which ultimately shaped the coming century. Part three and four examine the presidential campaign of Fall, 1900, the 1900 Paris Exposition, the Boxer Rebellion in China, racism against Afro-Americans, the Galveston hurricane, labor unrest among coal miners resulting in the formation of the United Mine Workers, the developing music industry and popular culture at the turn of the century
America 1900( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

President McKinley chooses Theodore Roosevelt as his running mate in the upcoming presidential elections. The "Boxers" gain power in China and the rebellion spreads throughout the country. McKinley quickly sends troops to rescue foreign diplomats trapped in Peking. People flock to Paris for the 1900 Paris Exposition, a showcase for American technology. "Jim Crow" laws define race relations and W.E.B. DuBois and Booker T. Washington become leaders and role models for their people. A massive hurricane devastates Galveston, Texas. William Jennings Bryan gains ground in his presidential campaign against McKinley because of the coal miner's strike in Pennsylvania
Clare boothe after-dinner stories by Sylvia Jukes Morris( )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Rage for fame : the ascent of Clare Boothe Luce
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Jukes, Sylvia.

Morris, Sylvia Jukes.

Sylvia Jukes Morris

Sylvia Jukes Morris British-born, U.S.-based biographer

Languages
English (51)