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The Resource Kentucky's frontier highway : historical landscapes along the Maysville Road, Karl Raitz and Nancy O'Malley

Kentucky's frontier highway : historical landscapes along the Maysville Road, Karl Raitz and Nancy O'Malley

Label
Kentucky's frontier highway : historical landscapes along the Maysville Road
Title
Kentucky's frontier highway
Title remainder
historical landscapes along the Maysville Road
Statement of responsibility
Karl Raitz and Nancy O'Malley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Raitz, Karl B
Dewey number
976.9/323
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F459.M47
LC item number
R35 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
O'Malley, Nancy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Historic sites
  • Landscapes
  • Trails
  • Roads
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Maysville Region (Ky.)
  • Maysville Region (Ky.)
  • Maysville Region (Ky.)
Label
Kentucky's frontier highway : historical landscapes along the Maysville Road, Karl Raitz and Nancy O'Malley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-387) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Introduction -- Reading America's Roads -- Traveling the Road -- Part II. Overland Roads and the Epic of Kentucky's Settlement -- Coming to Kentucky -- Regional Context -- Road Evolution -- Indian Paths and Buffalo Traces -- Pioneer Road -- Turnpike Road -- State and Federal Highway -- From Turnpike to Parkway -- Part III. The Maysville Road : A Landscape Biography -- The Road as a Corridor of Complexity -- Lexington -- The Original Limestone Trace : A Side Trip on Bryan Station Road -- The City-to-Country Transition -- Gentleman Farms and the Inner Bluegrass Landscape -- Siting Paris -- Side Trip : High Street from the Bourbon County Courthouse South to the Juncture of High and Main Streets -- Nineteenth-Century Paris -- Paris toward Blue Licks -- Millersburg -- The Eden Shale Hills -- Blue Licks -- Commemoration, Heritage, and a Battlefield Park -- Blue Licks toward Maysville -- Fairview and Ewing -- Fairview toward Mason County -- The Outer Bluegrass -- Mayslick : "The Asparagus Bed of Mason County" -- Old Washington -- Slavery, the Underground Railroad, and Hemp Production -- Intersections and Commercial Roadside Development -- Maysville -- Living with the River -- East Maysville -- Part IV. Reflecting on Roads and American Culture -- The Changing Landscape of Mobility
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
ix, 411 pages
Isbn
9780813136646
Lccn
2012032833
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocn788282202
  • 2097430
  • (OCoLC)788282202
Label
Kentucky's frontier highway : historical landscapes along the Maysville Road, Karl Raitz and Nancy O'Malley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-387) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Introduction -- Reading America's Roads -- Traveling the Road -- Part II. Overland Roads and the Epic of Kentucky's Settlement -- Coming to Kentucky -- Regional Context -- Road Evolution -- Indian Paths and Buffalo Traces -- Pioneer Road -- Turnpike Road -- State and Federal Highway -- From Turnpike to Parkway -- Part III. The Maysville Road : A Landscape Biography -- The Road as a Corridor of Complexity -- Lexington -- The Original Limestone Trace : A Side Trip on Bryan Station Road -- The City-to-Country Transition -- Gentleman Farms and the Inner Bluegrass Landscape -- Siting Paris -- Side Trip : High Street from the Bourbon County Courthouse South to the Juncture of High and Main Streets -- Nineteenth-Century Paris -- Paris toward Blue Licks -- Millersburg -- The Eden Shale Hills -- Blue Licks -- Commemoration, Heritage, and a Battlefield Park -- Blue Licks toward Maysville -- Fairview and Ewing -- Fairview toward Mason County -- The Outer Bluegrass -- Mayslick : "The Asparagus Bed of Mason County" -- Old Washington -- Slavery, the Underground Railroad, and Hemp Production -- Intersections and Commercial Roadside Development -- Maysville -- Living with the River -- East Maysville -- Part IV. Reflecting on Roads and American Culture -- The Changing Landscape of Mobility
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
ix, 411 pages
Isbn
9780813136646
Lccn
2012032833
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocn788282202
  • 2097430
  • (OCoLC)788282202

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