The Resource Child life in colonial days

Child life in colonial days

Label
Child life in colonial days
Title
Child life in colonial days
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
At the end of the 19th century, after Americans had endured thirty years of tremendous change due to rapid industrial growth, social upheavals, and the excesses of the Gilded Age, they began to look back with increasing fondness to their own past. The Colonial Revival in architecture was one fruit of this nostalgia; another was the insightful chronicles of social history in earlier days written by this author. Following the success of her book Home Life in Colonial Days, she wrote a detailed and fascinating account of American children and their lives from the very earliest settlers to the first decades of the new republic. Covering everything from dress to toys, schools to play, discipline and religion, she described in highly readable prose a child's life in the days before the railroad and telegraph
Member of
Cataloging source
WGT
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1851-1911
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Earle, Alice Morse
Dewey number
973.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E162
LC item number
.E13 1975
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Social science reprints
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  • United States
  • Children
  • Children
  • Manners and customs
  • United States
Label
Child life in colonial days
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published 1899; reprinted 1975."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Babyhood -- Children's dress -- Schools and school life -- Women teachers and girl scholars -- Hornbook and primer -- School-books -- Penmanship and letters -- Diaries and commonplace books -- Childish precocity -- Oldtime discipline -- Manners and courtesy -- Religious thought and training -- Religious books -- Story and picture books -- Children's diligence -- Needlecraft and decorative arts -- Games and pastimes -- Children's toys -- Flower lore of children
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 418 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035759114
Label
Child life in colonial days
Link
Publication
Note
"First published 1899; reprinted 1975."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Babyhood -- Children's dress -- Schools and school life -- Women teachers and girl scholars -- Hornbook and primer -- School-books -- Penmanship and letters -- Diaries and commonplace books -- Childish precocity -- Oldtime discipline -- Manners and courtesy -- Religious thought and training -- Religious books -- Story and picture books -- Children's diligence -- Needlecraft and decorative arts -- Games and pastimes -- Children's toys -- Flower lore of children
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 418 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035759114

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