The Resource The American West transformed : the impact of the Second World War, Gerald D. Nash

The American West transformed : the impact of the Second World War, Gerald D. Nash

Label
The American West transformed : the impact of the Second World War
Title
The American West transformed
Title remainder
the impact of the Second World War
Statement of responsibility
Gerald D. Nash
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nash, Gerald D
Dewey number
330.978/032
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HC107.A17
LC item number
N37 1985
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
HC107.A17
NLM item number
N37 1985
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
The American West transformed : the impact of the Second World War, Gerald D. Nash
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 278-296) 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
  • Preface -- Part I.: Before the transformation, 1939-1941: The West on the eve of war, 1939-1941 -- Part II.: The transformation, 1941-1945: The new West: war and economic transformation; Westward migrations: expanding the labor force; Western cities in wartime: California; Western cities in wartime: the Pacific Northwest, mountain states, and Southwest; Blacks in the wartime West; Spanish-speaking Americans in wartime; Western Indians and Japanese-Americans; Science in the wartime West; Cultural life in the West: Hollywood in wartime -- Part III.: After the transformation, 1945: Conclusion: the West transformed
  • Appendixes: Tables: Value added by manufactures, by states: 1947 and 1939 -- Major war supply contracts and war facilities, 1940-1945 -- Expenditures for plants and equipment, western states, 1947 and 1939 -- Paid civilian employment in the Executive Branch of the Federal Government, 1938 and 1945, by state -- Personal income: select western states, 1940, 1948 -- Population growth of western states, estimates, 1940-1945 -- Population growth of western states, 1920-1950 -- Population in the West by sex, race, residence, 1940 and 1950
  • Illustrations: Women war workers at Douglas Aircraft Company Plant, Long Beach, California, October, 1942 -- Women at work: painting a B-25 bomber at North American Aviation Plant, Inglewood, California, October, 1942 -- Booker T. Washington's granddaughters christen a Liberty Ship named after their grandfather -- Rosie the Riveter at Oregon Shipbuilding Company in 1945 -- "While Mommy works": a child care center at Oregon Shipbuilding Company, Portland, December 1, 1944 -- Women help with the Oregon harvest during the war -- Western industry at war: The Colorado Fuel and Iron Company plant at Pueblo, Colorado, 1942 -- Army training for black Americans in the West -- Winning honors: an Indian soldier receiving decorations -- An Indian paratrooper in World War II -- The spoils of war: Indian fighter in the Pacific -- Indian communications specialist in action! -- General MacArthur poses with Indian servicemen in the Pacific -- Army training for Indian soldiers -- Going off to war: taking leave from the reservation -- Going to the American West: Mexican braceros on their way to work during the war -- Denver in wartime -- Japanese-Americans en route to internment in Granada, Amache, Colorado, May, 1942 -- Western refugees: Japanese-Americans at Granada, Colorado rail station on their way to relocation center at Amache, May, 1942 -- Atomic city in the West: Los Alamos in 1945 -- Atoms in the desert: the day after the world's first nuclear bomb explosion at Trinity Site, N.M. [New Mexico], July 17, 1945 -- Emigre scientist at work: Hungarian physicist Leo Szilard while at Los Alamos
Control code
ocm11133028
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 304 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780253306494
Lccn
83049524
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)11133028
Label
The American West transformed : the impact of the Second World War, Gerald D. Nash
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 278-296) 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
  • Preface -- Part I.: Before the transformation, 1939-1941: The West on the eve of war, 1939-1941 -- Part II.: The transformation, 1941-1945: The new West: war and economic transformation; Westward migrations: expanding the labor force; Western cities in wartime: California; Western cities in wartime: the Pacific Northwest, mountain states, and Southwest; Blacks in the wartime West; Spanish-speaking Americans in wartime; Western Indians and Japanese-Americans; Science in the wartime West; Cultural life in the West: Hollywood in wartime -- Part III.: After the transformation, 1945: Conclusion: the West transformed
  • Appendixes: Tables: Value added by manufactures, by states: 1947 and 1939 -- Major war supply contracts and war facilities, 1940-1945 -- Expenditures for plants and equipment, western states, 1947 and 1939 -- Paid civilian employment in the Executive Branch of the Federal Government, 1938 and 1945, by state -- Personal income: select western states, 1940, 1948 -- Population growth of western states, estimates, 1940-1945 -- Population growth of western states, 1920-1950 -- Population in the West by sex, race, residence, 1940 and 1950
  • Illustrations: Women war workers at Douglas Aircraft Company Plant, Long Beach, California, October, 1942 -- Women at work: painting a B-25 bomber at North American Aviation Plant, Inglewood, California, October, 1942 -- Booker T. Washington's granddaughters christen a Liberty Ship named after their grandfather -- Rosie the Riveter at Oregon Shipbuilding Company in 1945 -- "While Mommy works": a child care center at Oregon Shipbuilding Company, Portland, December 1, 1944 -- Women help with the Oregon harvest during the war -- Western industry at war: The Colorado Fuel and Iron Company plant at Pueblo, Colorado, 1942 -- Army training for black Americans in the West -- Winning honors: an Indian soldier receiving decorations -- An Indian paratrooper in World War II -- The spoils of war: Indian fighter in the Pacific -- Indian communications specialist in action! -- General MacArthur poses with Indian servicemen in the Pacific -- Army training for Indian soldiers -- Going off to war: taking leave from the reservation -- Going to the American West: Mexican braceros on their way to work during the war -- Denver in wartime -- Japanese-Americans en route to internment in Granada, Amache, Colorado, May, 1942 -- Western refugees: Japanese-Americans at Granada, Colorado rail station on their way to relocation center at Amache, May, 1942 -- Atomic city in the West: Los Alamos in 1945 -- Atoms in the desert: the day after the world's first nuclear bomb explosion at Trinity Site, N.M. [New Mexico], July 17, 1945 -- Emigre scientist at work: Hungarian physicist Leo Szilard while at Los Alamos
Control code
ocm11133028
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 304 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780253306494
Lccn
83049524
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)11133028

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