The Resource Buyways : billboards, automobiles, and the American landscape, Catherine Gudis, (ebook)

Buyways : billboards, automobiles, and the American landscape, Catherine Gudis, (ebook)

Label
Buyways : billboards, automobiles, and the American landscape
Title
Buyways
Title remainder
billboards, automobiles, and the American landscape
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Gudis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Gudis, Catherine
Dewey number
659.13/42
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5843
LC item number
.G83 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • NC Live eBook Central
  • ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
Cultural spaces series
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  • Advertising, Outdoor
  • Billboards
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Automobile travel
Label
Buyways : billboards, automobiles, and the American landscape, Catherine Gudis, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=182775
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-318) and index.
Color
multicolored
Contents
Before the car -- Producing a landscape of signs -- A nation on wheels -- The culture of mobility -- Producing mobile audiences and corridors of consumption -- The aesthetics of speed and the powers of "picturization" -- Modern art and advertising -- Distributing traffic and trade: decentralization and the birth of the strip -- Visualizing distribution -- The consolidation and growth of national advertising -- Traffic and trade: "buying power in motion" -- An architecture of mobility -- The strip -- "The billboard war": scenic sisters and the business of highway beautification -- "The billboard war" -- When separate spheres collide -- The pastoral view -- "Billboard barons" -- Zoning and the road to federal legislation -- Losers and winners -- Conclusion: the road ahead
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 333 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill. (some col.).
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC182775
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC182775
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL182775
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10162300
  • (CaONFJC)MIL24028
  • (OCoLC)475897459
Label
Buyways : billboards, automobiles, and the American landscape, Catherine Gudis, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=182775
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-318) and index.
Color
multicolored
Contents
Before the car -- Producing a landscape of signs -- A nation on wheels -- The culture of mobility -- Producing mobile audiences and corridors of consumption -- The aesthetics of speed and the powers of "picturization" -- Modern art and advertising -- Distributing traffic and trade: decentralization and the birth of the strip -- Visualizing distribution -- The consolidation and growth of national advertising -- Traffic and trade: "buying power in motion" -- An architecture of mobility -- The strip -- "The billboard war": scenic sisters and the business of highway beautification -- "The billboard war" -- When separate spheres collide -- The pastoral view -- "Billboard barons" -- Zoning and the road to federal legislation -- Losers and winners -- Conclusion: the road ahead
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 333 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill. (some col.).
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC182775
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC182775
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL182775
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10162300
  • (CaONFJC)MIL24028
  • (OCoLC)475897459

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