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The Resource Saving San Francisco : Relief and Recovery After the 1906 Disaster, Andrea Rees Davies

Saving San Francisco : Relief and Recovery After the 1906 Disaster, Andrea Rees Davies

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Saving San Francisco : Relief and Recovery After the 1906 Disaster
Title
Saving San Francisco
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Relief and Recovery After the 1906 Disaster
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Andrea Rees Davies
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Language
eng
Summary
Combining the experiences of ordinary people with urban politics and history, Saving San Francisco challenges the long-lived myth that the 1906 disaster erased social differences as it leveled the city. Highlighting new evidence from San Francisco’s relief camps, Andrea Rees Davies shows that as policy makers directed various forms of aid to groups and projects that enjoyed high social status before the disaster, the widespread need and dislocation created opportunities for some groups to challenge biased relief policy. Poor and working-class refugees organized successful protests, while
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Index
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Literary form
non fiction
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  • bibliography
Saving San Francisco : Relief and Recovery After the 1906 Disaster, Andrea Rees Davies
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Saving San Francisco : Relief and Recovery After the 1906 Disaster, Andrea Rees Davies
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt14bt95m
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-214) and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Points of origin -- Disaster relief : local troubles, national solutions -- Disastrous opportunities : unofficial disaster relief -- Disaster relief camps : the public home of private life -- The new San Francisco -- Epilogue : disaster remnants
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1 online resource (x, 220 pages)
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online
Isbn
9781439904343
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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illustrations
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remote

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