To request this item, please log in.
You must have an NCSU Libraries or NCSU Unity account to request this item.
Your List provides temporary storage and will be cleared after an hour of inactivity.
You can print, email, text, export, or request items from your List.
Commemoration in America : essays on monuments, memorialization, and memory
edited by David Gobel and Daves Rossell.
Table of Contents
Discovering the monumental theme. Why do contemporary monuments talk so much? / Dell Upton -- Memorial observances / Catherine W. Bishir -- Stone witnesses, dumb pictures, and voices from the grave: objects, images, and collective memory in early Boston / Mark A. Peterson -- The triumphal marker. Staging a triumph, raising a temple: Philadelphia's "Welcoming parade" for Lafayette, 1824 / Jhennifer A. Amundson -- "Liberty regulated by law": civic instruction on the George Washington inaugural centennial in Chicago / Ellen M. Litwicki -- The democratic monument: the reframing of history as heritage / Richard M. Sommer and Glenn Forley -- "As a witness upon the field of history": the American elm as commemorative vessel in nineteenth-century New England / Thomas J. Campanella -- The weight of history. Unresolved: the Italian Hall memorial in Calumet, Michigan / Alison K. Hoagland -- Judge Thomas Ruffin and the shadows of Southern history / Sally Greene -- Commemorating the civil rights movement with monuments in the urban South / GlennT. Eskew -- Inventing homelands in Japanese American concentration camps / Lynne Horiuchi -- Forgoing memory. Adorning damnable cities: pro urbis amore and damnatio memoriae / David Lowenthal.