Guthrie: 100 Years of Health Care (Images of America) - download pdf or read online

By Guthrie Archives

ISBN-10: 0738572217

ISBN-13: 9780738572215

ISBN-10: 1531647367

ISBN-13: 9781531647360

whilst Dr. Donald Guthrie arrived in Sayre in 1910, it was once domestic to the third-largest railroad fix store on this planet. A small sanatorium, the 1st within the sector, had opened 25 years prior to take care of these injured during this harmful paintings. clean from surgical education on the Mayo health facility, Guthrie introduced with him a imaginative and prescient and the power and aura to make his dream a fact. He began Guthrie health center, one of many oldest multispecialty crew practices within the country, and validated Robert Packer clinic because the region's preferable vacation spot for clinic care. Guthrie's acceptance as a health care professional grew, and the health facility cared for leaders of industrial, govt, and society along the townspeople. via global wars, the good melancholy, and a devastating fire-in which no lives have been lost-nothing slowed Guthrie's imaginative and prescient, and it has develop into an enduring legacy. greater than two hundred photos inform the awesome tale of the transformation of a small rural medical institution into an award-winning built-in future health care system.

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Download e-book for iPad: Vandergrift (Then & Now (Arcadia)) (Then and Now) by Sara McGuire

By Sara McGuire

ISBN-10: 0738565393

ISBN-13: 9780738565392

demonstrated in 1895 while different manufacturing unit cities consisted of shabby mill-owned constructions and grime streets, Vandergrift, Pennsylvania, was once uniquely designed by way of the company of Olmsted, Olmsted and Eliot to be greener and extra architecturally entertaining for citizens. The town�s early emphasis on eco-friendly area and resident-owned houses used to be prior to its time, and elements of its historical past proceed to shock even residents.

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Download PDF by Tammy Burrow Schrecengost: Big Spring and Howard County (Images of America)

By Tammy Burrow Schrecengost

ISBN-10: 0738520594

ISBN-13: 9780738520599

ISBN-10: 1531614086

ISBN-13: 9781531614089

whereas local american citizens were traveling the oasis on the pass roads of the Comanche struggle path for centuries, Captain Randolph Marcy was once the 1st White guy to "discover" the springs on October three, 1849. Settlers moved their households to the realm, and the quarter quick built right into a ranching and farming neighborhood. Captured right here in over 2 hundred classic photos are the pains and triumphs of settlers and citizens to construct a lifestyles in giant Spring and the cities of Howard County.

As the 1st settlers all started developing stakes within the zone, a tent urban used to be outfitted on the springs whereas waiting for the coming of a railway. as soon as the educate was once in provider, immense Spring started to enhance extra everlasting dwellings; faculties, church buildings, and a newspaper have been verified, quick via the development of inns and banks and the formation of a neighborhood govt. Featured listed here are over one hundred fifty years of the region's citizens, houses, and social occasions, masking the numerous cities and groups of the County reminiscent of Forsan, Coahoma, Lomax, Elbow, backyard urban, Knott, Vealmoor, Ackerly, and Vincent.

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Download e-book for iPad: Progressive Inequality by David Huyssen

By David Huyssen

ISBN-10: 0674281403

ISBN-13: 9780674281400

The revolutionary period has been visible as a seismic occasion that decreased the gulf among America's wealthy and bad. revolutionary Inequality cuts opposed to the grain of this view, displaying how tasks in charity, equipped exertions, and housing reform backfired, reinforcing classification biases, in particular the thought that wealth derives from person merit.

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New PDF release: The War on Words: Slavery, Race, and Free Speech in American

By Michael T. Gilmore

ISBN-10: 022610169X

ISBN-13: 9780226101699

ISBN-10: 0226294137

ISBN-13: 9780226294131

How did slavery and race effect American literature within the 19th century? during this formidable publication, Michael T. Gilmore argues that they have been the companies of linguistic restrict, and writers from Frederick Douglass to Stephen Crane wrestled with the calls for for silence and circumspection that observed the antebellum worry of disunion and the postwar reconciliation among the North and South.

Proposing an intensive new interpretation of nineteenth-century American literature, The battle on Words examines struggles over permissible and impermissible utterance in works starting from Thoreau’s “Civil Disobedience” to Henry James’s The Bostonians. Combining old wisdom with groundbreaking readings of a few of the vintage texts of the yankee earlier, The battle on Words locations Lincoln’s Cooper Union tackle within the comparable constellation as Margaret Fuller’s feminism and Thomas Dixon’s safety of lynching. Arguing that slavery and race exerted coercive strain on freedom of expression, Gilmore deals the following a transformative examine that alters our realizing of nineteenth-century literary tradition and its fraught engagement with the ideal to speak.

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New PDF release: Jamaica Estates (Images of America)

By Carl Ballenas

ISBN-10: 0738572551

ISBN-13: 9780738572550

ISBN-10: 1531647642

ISBN-13: 9781531647643

The Jamaica Estates neighborhood advanced with the appearance of the 20 th century. The verdant hills north of the colonial village of Jamaica have been included with forests of deciduous timber and dotted with crystal transparent glacial lakes. The area's state good looks and quietness provided humans an get away from the congestion of the crowded urban. because the Queensborough Bridge neared finishing touch in 1907, prosperous genuine property speculators, Ernestus Gulick and Felix Isman, expected a distinct neighborhood. jointly they imagined a residential park providing humans the facility to have houses in a space of breathtaking nation attractiveness whereas operating within the city.

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Albion in the 20th Century (Images of America) - download pdf or read online

By Frank Passic

ISBN-10: 0738519812

ISBN-13: 9780738519814

ISBN-10: 153161342X

ISBN-13: 9781531613426

The Albion Malleable Iron corporation was once the foremost impression in bringing thousands of employees from japanese and southern Europe, and from southern U.S. states to Albion, Michigan, within the early twentieth century. those staff confirmed their households and lived their lives during this commercial city, which became a real "melting pot" of ethnic variety within the twentieth century.

Albion within the twentieth Century beneficial properties greater than 225 pictures from the non-public number of Albion historian Frank Passic, which chronologically exhibit the adjustments in the neighborhood. The e-book makes a speciality of daily staff (including union officers and manufacturing facility employees) and ball teams-plus "famous" humans akin to flora and fauna artist Lynn Bogue Hunt and writer-photographer Gwen Dew. striking occasions chronicled contain the seize of the red Gang automobile, the 1994 NCAA department III Albion university Britons nationwide soccer championship, and the card vintage sled race.

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Download e-book for iPad: Philadelphia: South of Market and East of Broad (Postcard by Gus Spector

By Gus Spector

ISBN-10: 1467121185

ISBN-13: 9781467121187

Philadelphia: South of marketplace and East of huge deals a whirlwind trip to the older areas of the town. alongside the way in which, readers will trip the size of South huge highway from urban corridor towards the Naval backyard and the previous activities advanced and should wander through industry Street�s former bustling shops�such as Gimbel�s, Wanamaker�s, and Leary�s old fashioned bookstore�to the street�s terminus on the Delaware River port and the Camden ferries. they're going to develop into reacquainted with Independence sq., Washington sq., and the significant constructions that after surrounded them and also will revisit South Philadelphia and its Italian industry. those photographs supply a chance to discover Philadelphia�s streets, peer into its historical nooks, and hunt down structures that experience lengthy for the reason that long gone the best way of the wrecking ball.

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After San Jacinto: The Texas-Mexican Frontier, 1836-1841 - download pdf or read online

By Joseph Milton Nance

ISBN-10: 0292755813

ISBN-13: 9780292755819

The level used to be set for clash: the 1st Congress of the Republic of Texas had arbitrarily specific the Rio Grande because the boundary of the hot country. but the ancient barriers of Texas, below Spain and Mexico, had by no means prolonged past the Nueces River. Mexico, unwilling to recognize Texas independence, used to be much more unwilling to permit this additional encroachment upon her territory.

But neither nation was once in a powerful place to verify claims; so the clash built as a warfare of futile threats, border raids, and counterraids. however, males died—often heroically—and this is often the 1st complete tale in their sour fight. according to unique resources, it truly is an impartial account of Texas-Mexican kinfolk in an important period.

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Download e-book for kindle: Historic Photos of Louisiana by Dean Shapiro

By Dean Shapiro

for almost three hundred years, from its founding within the early 1700s to the current, Louisiana has been some of the most attention-grabbing and culturally diversified geographical components at the North American continent. To many folks, the identify calls to brain pictures of sleepy bayous with moss-draped cypresses and the new sounds of latest Orleans–style jazz, yet there's even more to “the Bayou kingdom” than what exists within the well known perception.
Louisiana holds a size seldom portrayed within the hundreds of thousands of flicks and tv indicates shot within the nation. around the nation there exists a tradition of hardworking humans tilling the land, pulling fish and shrimp from the ocean, staffing factories, and promoting the end result in their labors within the open marketplace.
Louisiana can be a spot the place the joie de vivre—the “joy of life”—is celebrated like nowhere else. each side of this desirable locale, the paintings and the play, the struggles and the pleasures, are obvious within the assorted images showcased during this quantity. full of approximately 2 hundred photographs reproduced in brilliant black-and-white, ancient photographs of Louisiana is an entrancing examine this detailed state.

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