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Scholastic Magazines, inc

Overview
Works: 482 works in 604 publications in 1 language and 2,954 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Periodicals  Poetry  History  Pictorial works 
Roles: Publisher, Printer
Classifications: AP201, 051
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Most widely held works about Scholastic Magazines, inc
 
Most widely held works by Scholastic Magazines, inc
St. Nicholas ( )
in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the most successful American magazine for children during the second half of the 19th century, employing the finest childrens' illustrators and writers in a high quality production. Contributors included Mark Twain, Louisa May Alcott and Robert Louis Stevenson. Its emphasis was to entertain - "A child's magazine is it's pleasure-ground" (Dodge)
What you should know about communism and why by inc Scholastic Magazines ( Book )
9 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A definition of communism as a political system and as a way of life
What you should know about democracy, and why by inc Scholastic Magazines ( Book )
3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Congress at work a graphic story of how our laws are made and of the men who make them by inc Scholastic Magazines ( )
4 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indians, the first Americans ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrays the history of the native Americans from prehistoric time to the present. Include illustrations of materials created by Indians which thus give an insight into their culture, pictures revealing the Indians' perceptions of themselves and of their way of life, prints of paintings done by Charles Bird King, George Catlin and Karl Bodmer, and others. Also contains print of a poster advertising opening land opportunities in Indian territory, pictures from the movies "The Vanishing American" (1925) and "Little Big Man" (1971). A Navaho rug and turquoise necklace are shown as examples of 20th century Indian art. A picture of the takeover at the Bureau of Indian Affairs in 1972 indicates the efforts of Indians to make their grievances known
Bright ideas for reading activities from Scholastic Magazines ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Night before Christmas ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Well known poem about the important Christmas time visitor
Americans move west ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reproductions of original documentation such as engravings, maps, cartoons, photographs, lithographs, and other illustrations of life in the second half of the 19th century as Americans settle in the West
China by Daniel Chu ( Book )
3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The New immigration ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pictures depicting the "New Immigration" to America which took place between 1880 and 1920. These drawings, cartoons, photographs, posters, and other illustrations are almost all from the period that they represent. They describe the relatively larger numbers of immigrants and their origins in countries of Eastern and Southern Europe. Also shown are the process of assimilation and some of the supportive efforts made to receive these people
Slavery ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Engravings, paintings, maps, cartoons, etc. provide primary source materials by which to understand the cultural environment of the institution of slavery
A New world power ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pictures dealing with American expansion overseas and American foreign policy since the 1890's. These drawings, cartoons, photographs, posters, and other illustrations are almost all from the period that they represent. They show the motives and gains of American expansion abroad, and the movement from isolation and neutrality in foreign affairs to new policies of intervention in Latin America, the Pacific area, and Europe. They also illustrate the development of America's military strength in the 20th century, and the role of the press in forming American public opinion concerning foreign policy
The New nation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prints and photographs of actual drawings, paintings, broadsides, lithographs, political cartoons, documents, plans for buildings and cities, and artifacts dealing with an expanding America from 1790 to 1860. The pictures identify examples of technological improvement, such as the textile mills, Colt's repeating revolver, McCormick's reaper, and American sailing vessels. They also document Americans' continuing interest in natural science and trace their search for ideal societies. Also included are studies of American attitudes, life styles, and institutions
1876 centennial by Smithsonian Institution ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrates the centennial period of the U.S., depicting the political, cultural, industrial, and scientific trends of the 1870s. Shows scenes and people of the decade and exhibits from the International Centennial Exhibition held in Philadelphia in 1876
1976, bicentennial ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pictures illustrating the Bicentennial period of the United States which includes the accomplishments and problems of the 1960's and 1970's. They depict the era as one of protest against war and discrimination. Problems including overpopulation, pollution and waste resulted in a focus on ecology. Developments in science included space travel and genetic study. In the political arena, the era brought assassinations and scandals as well as social reforms and changes in foreign policy. Industry met consumer needs in the form of fast food and grocery store chains. The set suggests that the mood of this era prompted a Bicentennial celebration that focused on a 200-year-old heritage rather than recent progress
1776, the Revolution by Smithsonian Institution ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pictures depict the colonies developing into a nation. They cover the time period before, during, and after the American Revolution as evidenced by the inventions, political symbols, and business enterprise of the period
Politics American style ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prints include broadsides, political cartoons, posters, lithographs, engravings, photographs, artifacts and newspaper articles which deal with the American style of politics from the 1800's to the 1960's. The prints illustrate the goals of the political parties and the kinds of issues around which they form their public identity. Examples of campaigns and elections at the national, state, and local levels and point out the role played in them by advertising and the media. Prints of the political personalities who have been leaders in their parties and have risen to national prominence, such as Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, William Jennings Bryan, Eugene V. Debbs, Theodore Roosevelt, and Franklin D. Roosevelt are included. Finally, prints of political symbols and artifacts used through the years are also included
Transportation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pictures showing modes of transportation from the American colonial period to the present. The drawings, cartoons, photographs, posters, and other illustrations are almost all from the period that they represent. They explain that early in the 19th century, rivers and turnpikes seemed to be the answers to the nation's need for improved passenger and trade routes; then the completion of the Erie Canal touched off a canal-building boom which was also the era of the river steamboat. The railroad was also a phenomenon of the 19th century transportation revolution; its great impact on American life is portrayed. Also included are scenes showing the domination of automobile and airplane transportation in 20th century America and their complex effect on our society
Language development ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science by Jill Bennett ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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English (42)