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American Social History Project

Overview
Works: 58 works in 143 publications in 1 language and 3,514 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Historical films  Educational films  Software  Interactive multimedia  Sources  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: fds, prn, Editor
Classifications: HD8066, 305.5620973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about American Social History Project
 
Most widely held works by American Social History Project
Who built America? : working people and the nation's economy, politics, culture, and society by Bruce C Levine( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains primary source material
Savage acts( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. overseas expansion at the turn of the century was not just the concern of government and business; it was the stuff of everyday life. Savage Acts tells the story of how the Philippine War and American domestic culture forged a new U.S. foreign policy. Soldiers' letters, world's fair exhibitions, early films, travel guides, and heroic monuments expressed the growing sense of national mission based on ideas of racial superiority. But the victory of imperialist policies was not inevitable; expansion and the way it was expressed in the daily life of the nation sparked opposition both at home and abroad
Who built America? : working people and the nation's economy, politics, culture, and society by Christopher Clark( Book )

8 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the original edition authored by Joshua Freeman [and others] published in 1981
Heaven will protect the working girl( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Period still and motion pictures and words derived from interviews, memoirs, newspapers and other sources are assembled to show the life of immigrant shirtwaist makers in New York City during the first decade of the 20th century. Illustrates the strike movement and their arrests
Who built America? : from the Centennial Celebration of 1876 to the Great War of 1914 by Roy Rosenzweig( )

12 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This interactive electronic book derives from the two-volume textbook of United States history, "Who built America?: Working people and the nation's economy, politics, culture, and society." In addition to a conventional history book's reliance on the printed word and still images, the user has access to oral histories, music, speeches, and movies that bring history to life
Up south : African-American migration in the era of the Great War( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between 1916 and 1921, 500,000 African-Americans moved from the South to cities in the North. Mississipians chose Chicago as their destination in the great migration. Their story is told through the recollections of migrants themselves and through letters, oral histories, songs, photographs, and art
1877 : the grand army of starvation( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nationwide rebellion brought the United States to a standstill in the summer of 1877. Eighty thousand railroad workers walked out, joined by hundreds of thousands of Americans outraged by the excesses of the railroad companies and the misery of a four-year economic depression. Police, state militia, and federal troops clashed with strikers and sympathizers, leaving over one hundred dead and thousands injured. The Great Uprising inaugurated a new era of conflict over the meaning of America in the industrial age
Daughters of free men( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents working conditions during the 1830's of young girls at the Merrimack Textile Mill in Lowell, Massachusetts. Also depicts a strike by the girls because of poor working conditions and wages
Five points( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"New York City in the 1850s as seen through the conflicting perspectives of a native-born reformer and an immigrant Irish family."--Page [13] of guide
Doing as they can( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A fugitive woman slave describes her life, work, and day-to-day resistance on a North Carolina planation during the 1840s and 1850s."--Page [13] of guide
Dr. Toer's amazing magic lantern show( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a look at the Magic Lantern Show of J.W. Toer, a Baptist minister and former slave who traveled the rural South in the years following the Civil War. The show featured music and stories of the black people before, during and after the Civil War. Especially focuses on the misrepresentation by the North of the former slaves and the progress of Reconstruction
Tea party etiquette( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the Boston Tea Party and other events of the American Revolution from the perspective of Boston shoemaker George Hewes
Who built America? : working people and the nation's history( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Big H( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film-noir detective story that is also an introduction to the history of working people and the problems of understanding the past. "The Big H (H for history) won the bronze award for educational programming at the 1985 Houston Film Festival
Who built America? : working people and the nation's history( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who built America? by American Social History Project( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The programs explore the social history of working Americans. Concentrates on events and issues of the 19th century
Who built America? : from the great war of 1914 to the dawn of the atomic age in 1946( )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interactive multimedia work on CD-ROM that focuses on the work that built, sustained, and transformed American society, and on the changing conditions, conduct and beliefs of the people who performed that essential labor
Who built America?( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The programs focus on ordinary nineteenth and twentieth century Americans, working men and women whose actions and beliefs shaped America's development
Liberty, equality, fraternity : exploring the French Revolution by Jack Richard Censer( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Provides an accessible and lively introduction to the French Revolution, as well as an extraordinary archive of some of the most important documentary evidence from the Revolution ..."--About this site
The September 11 digital archive : saving the histories of September 11, 2001( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Permanent digital archive of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks in New York, Virginia and Pennsylvania. Contains first hand accounts, emails, weblogs, audio and moving images, documents, and interviews. Also annotates key web-based resources on the subject and provides links to them
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Who built America? : working people and the nation's economy, politics, culture, and society
Alternative Names
A.S.H.P.

A.S.H.P. (American Social History Project)

American Social History Project

ASHP

ASHP (American Social History Project)

City University of New York American Social History Project

City University of New York. Center for Media and Learning. American Social History Project

State University of New York American Social History Project

Languages
English (100)

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