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Local histories

Local histories

reading the archives of composition

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Published by Pittsburgh Press in Pittsburgh, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching -- United States -- History -- Sources,
  • Report writing -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States -- History -- Sources

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-250) and index

    Statementedited by Patricia Donahue and Gretchen Flesher Moon ; foreword by Mariolina Rizzi Salvatori
    GenreSources
    SeriesPittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture
    ContributionsDonahue, Patricia, 1953-, Moon, Gretchen Flesher
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1405.U6 L63 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 260 p. ;
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17239745M
    ISBN 100822959542
    ISBN 109780822959540
    LC Control Number2007016300
    OCLC/WorldCa123391042

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    Street Address: Stuyvesant Avenue Trenton, NJ Mailing Address: P.O. Box Trenton, NJ Phone: () Toll-Free: () Fax: () Local Histories. Local histories describe the settlement of an area and the founding of churches, schools, and businesses in that area. They may contain information about families. Some county and town histories include separate sections or volumes containing biographical information.

    Writing Local Histories and Oral Histories Penn State students interview and write about local individuals and communities. Many of the Center’s research- and writing- based partnerships lead to publicly shared books and websites of local history and oral history. Richard G. Johnson, a graduate of Albright College and former teacher at Boyertown High School, is a prolific and respected local historian. His writings include “Slaves and Indentured Servants in Berks County Before ” (), “The Founding of Reading’s Bethel AME Church” (), and, with Susan B. Hartman, “Restoration of.


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In Local Histories, the contributors seek to challenge the widely held belief that the origin of American composition as a distinguishable discipline can be traced to a small number of elite colleges such as Harvard, Yale, and Michigan in the mid- to late nineteenth h extensive archival research at liberal arts colleges, normal schools, historically black colleges, and junior Manufacturer: University of Pittsburgh Press.

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