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The Resource Cities of light and heat : domesticating gas and electricity in urban America, Mark H. Rose

Cities of light and heat : domesticating gas and electricity in urban America, Mark H. Rose

Label
Cities of light and heat : domesticating gas and electricity in urban America
Title
Cities of light and heat
Title remainder
domesticating gas and electricity in urban America
Statement of responsibility
Mark H. Rose
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rose, Mark H.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Municipal services
  • Municipal services
  • Public utilities
  • Public utilities
  • Electric utilities
  • Electric utilities
  • Gas industry
  • Gas industry
Label
Cities of light and heat : domesticating gas and electricity in urban America, Mark H. Rose
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-209) and index
Contents
  • The urbanization of technology and public policy, 1860-1900 -- The blunt discipline of public policy, 1900-1920 -- Agents of diffusion: salespersons and home service representatives, 1900-1920 -- Preparation of producers and consumers: public schools, 1900-1930 -- Two salespersons and ecologies of technological knowledge, 1920-1940 -- Adapting to the city again, 1920-1940 -- Baptismal tanks and the feminized search for environmental perfection, 1945-1985 -- The scholarship of technology and society, 1915-1990s
  • Illustrations: Henry L. Doherty -- Brown Palace Hotel, Denver, mid-1890s -- Denver residence, before 1900 -- Denver Gas & Electric Company employees, 1908 -- Denver, 1911 -- "Cook with gas" vehicle, c. 1910 -- Denver Gas New Business Department, 1929 -- "The story of the invisible furnaceman" 1923 -- Space heater sales promotion, 1931 -- J. C. Nichols -- Home built by J. C. Nichols, 1920s -- Kitchen for "Little Magic House" 1939 -- Wolferman's Grocery Store, 1939 -- Kitchen sales promotion, 1940 -- Maytag advertisement, c. 1946 -- Public Service Company of Colorado News item, 1950 -- Maytag advertisement, 1951 -- Kitchen of the 1980s
Control code
ocm30319415
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 229 p.
Isbn
9780271024820
Lccn
94016202
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Cities of light and heat : domesticating gas and electricity in urban America, Mark H. Rose
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-209) and index
Contents
  • The urbanization of technology and public policy, 1860-1900 -- The blunt discipline of public policy, 1900-1920 -- Agents of diffusion: salespersons and home service representatives, 1900-1920 -- Preparation of producers and consumers: public schools, 1900-1930 -- Two salespersons and ecologies of technological knowledge, 1920-1940 -- Adapting to the city again, 1920-1940 -- Baptismal tanks and the feminized search for environmental perfection, 1945-1985 -- The scholarship of technology and society, 1915-1990s
  • Illustrations: Henry L. Doherty -- Brown Palace Hotel, Denver, mid-1890s -- Denver residence, before 1900 -- Denver Gas & Electric Company employees, 1908 -- Denver, 1911 -- "Cook with gas" vehicle, c. 1910 -- Denver Gas New Business Department, 1929 -- "The story of the invisible furnaceman" 1923 -- Space heater sales promotion, 1931 -- J. C. Nichols -- Home built by J. C. Nichols, 1920s -- Kitchen for "Little Magic House" 1939 -- Wolferman's Grocery Store, 1939 -- Kitchen sales promotion, 1940 -- Maytag advertisement, c. 1946 -- Public Service Company of Colorado News item, 1950 -- Maytag advertisement, 1951 -- Kitchen of the 1980s
Control code
ocm30319415
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 229 p.
Isbn
9780271024820
Lccn
94016202
Other physical details
ill.

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