SHOT: Technology and Culture (July 2000, Volume 41, Number 3)

Technology and Culture (July 2000, Volume 41, Number 3), book coverStaudenmaier, John M. (editor). Technology and Culture (July 2000, Volume 41, Number 3). Johns Hopkins University Press, 2000. Unmarked.Very Good. Paperback. (#26383) $10.00

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Includes “Opening Black’s Box: Rethinking Feedback’s Myth of Origin” by David A. Mindell, “National Science in the Nation’s Heartland: The Ames Laboratory and Iowa State University, 1942-1965” by Joanne Abel Goldman, “A Network of Tinkerers: The Advent of the Radio and Television Receiver Industry in Japan” by Yuzo Takahashi, “Women Walking Through Plans: Technology, Democracy and Gender Identity” by Wiebe E. Bijker and Karin Bijsterveld. Museum Reviews. “The Historian in the Rose Garden?” by Kenneth Lipartito and more.

Illustrated. pp405-640. The International Quarterly of the Society for the History of Technology.

MORGAN, J: The Architecture of Julia Morgan in California State Parks

The Architecture of Julia Morgan in California State Parks, front The Architecture of Julia Morgan in California State Parks. California State Parks, 2012. Unmarked. Very Good. Pamphlet. (#26283) $10.00

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Descriptive text, many pictures, and a map. Folded into 24 panels. Measures 17×21.5 inches unfolded and 3.5x 8.5 inches folded.

Julia Morgan 1872-1957), Architect of Hearst San Simeon State Historical Monument and Asilomar Conference Groundsdesigned more than 700 buildings.

The Architecture of Julia Morgan in California State Parks, two panels

FOOTE, MH: Mary Hallock Foote: Author-Illustrator of the American West (The Oklahoma Western Biographies)

Miller, Darlis A. Mary Hallock Foote: Author-Illustrator of the American West (The Oklahoma Western Biographies). Oklahoma Western Biographies, 2002. ISBN: 080613386X. Unmarked. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26189) $18.00

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B/W illustrations. Bibliographic essay. Index. 297p. At a time when society expected women to concentrate on family and hearth, Mary Hallock Foote (1847-1938) published twelve novels, four short story collections, almost two dozen stories and essays, and innumerable illustrations.

DEWHURST, CK: Artists in Aprons: Folk Art by American Women

Dewhurst, C. Kurt; MacDowell, Betty; MacDowell, Marsha. Artists in Aprons: Folk Art by American Women. Dutton, Museum of American Folk Art, 1979. ISBN: 0525475036. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26031) $12.00

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Introduction by Joan Mondale. Illustrated in Black and White with a section of color plates. Biographies. Bibliography. Subject and artist indexes. 202p. Measures 6.25×9 inches.

ANNE FRANK HOUSE: A Museum with a Story (English Guide)

ANNE FRANK HOUSE: A Museum with a Story (English Guide), item cover Anne Frank House: A Museum with a Story (English Guide). Amsterdam: Anne Frank House, 2001. Unmarked. 15-page booklet. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25826) $12.00

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Text and small images offer a guide through the house and its history. Measures 2.25×8 inches.

JOURNAL OF AMERICAN FOLKLORE: Vol 105, No 417, Winter 1992

JOURNAL OF AMERICAN FOLKLORE: Vol 105, No 417, Winter 1992, book coverFeintuch, Burt (editor). Journal of American Folklore (Vol 105, No 417, Summer 1992). American Folklore Society, 1992. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#25819) $12.00

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Articles include “Word-Power, Performance, and Tradition” by John Miles Foley, “I was afraid someone like you . . . an outsider . . . would misunderstand” by Elaine J. Lawless, “Representations of the Female Rural Laborer in English Bawdy Songs” by Cathy Lynn Preston, and more.

The Journal of American Folklore, the quarterly journal of the American Folklore Society since the Society’s founding in 1888, publishes scholarly articles, essays, notes, and commentaries directed to a wide audience, as well as separate sections devoted to reviews of books.

KOH, HK: Hesung Chun Koh: Essays in Honor of Her Hwegap 1989

Hesung Chun Koh: Essays in Honor of Her Hwegap 1989, book coverKoh, Howard Kyongju. Hesung Chun Koh: Essays in Honor of Her Hwegap 1989. East Rock Press, 1992. ISBN: 0910825041. Unmarked. Very Good. Hardcover. (#25811) $20.00.

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Inscription to previous owner. Section of photographs. Some rubbing on edge. Hwangap is the celebration of a person’s 60th birthday in Korea.