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The Resource Riding the rails : teenagers on the move during the Great Depression, Errol Lincoln Uys

Riding the rails : teenagers on the move during the Great Depression, Errol Lincoln Uys

Label
Riding the rails : teenagers on the move during the Great Depression
Title
Riding the rails
Title remainder
teenagers on the move during the Great Depression
Statement of responsibility
Errol Lincoln Uys
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Contains interviews with individuals who rode the railway freight cars as teenagers
  • Contains primary source material
Summary
Through letters and photographs, profiles teenagers who hopped the freight trains during the Great Depression in order to find adventure, seek employment, or escape poverty
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10148474
Cataloging source
LAL
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Uys, Errol Lincoln
Dewey number
  • 305.5/68
  • 973.916
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HV4504
LC item number
.U97 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Depressions
  • United States
  • United States
  • Depressions
  • Economic history
  • United States
  • Jongeren
  • Zwervers
  • Spoorwegvervoer
Target audience
adult
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teenagers on the move during the Great Depression
Label
Riding the rails : teenagers on the move during the Great Depression, Errol Lincoln Uys
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Catching Out. The Interviews: John Fawcett, 1936. The Interviews: Arvel Pearson, 1930-42. The Interviews: Phoebe Eaton DeHart, 1938 -- Hard Travelin'. The Interviews: Rene Champion, 1937-41. The Interviews: Clarence Lee, 1929-31. The Interviews: Tiny Boland, 1934 -- Hitting the Stem. The Interviews: James San Jule, 1930-32. The Interviews: Jan van Hee, 1937-38. The Interviews: Clydia Williams, 1932-35 -- The Way Out. The Interviews: Charley Bull, 1930. The Interviews: Jim Mitchell, 1933. The Interviews: Robert Symmonds, 1934-42
Control code
ocm41830838
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
303 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781575000374
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)41830838
Label
Riding the rails : teenagers on the move during the Great Depression, Errol Lincoln Uys
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Catching Out. The Interviews: John Fawcett, 1936. The Interviews: Arvel Pearson, 1930-42. The Interviews: Phoebe Eaton DeHart, 1938 -- Hard Travelin'. The Interviews: Rene Champion, 1937-41. The Interviews: Clarence Lee, 1929-31. The Interviews: Tiny Boland, 1934 -- Hitting the Stem. The Interviews: James San Jule, 1930-32. The Interviews: Jan van Hee, 1937-38. The Interviews: Clydia Williams, 1932-35 -- The Way Out. The Interviews: Charley Bull, 1930. The Interviews: Jim Mitchell, 1933. The Interviews: Robert Symmonds, 1934-42
Control code
ocm41830838
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
303 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781575000374
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)41830838

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