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Southern California Quarterly. 2020; 10215–23 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2020.102.1.5
Published: 01 February 2020
... engineering journals in the years before he went to war. Very little is known about his life after 1919.20 While he was active as a bridge designer with Thomas & Post, he developed and patented what he called the Thomas System. In this method of construction, the concrete arch bridge included pre-cast...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1013265–284 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.3.265
Published: 01 August 2019
... The Historical Society of Southern California 2019 sea otter hunting Channel Islands maritime conservation conservation methods SEA OTTER HUNTING AND CONSERVATION IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SINCE THE GOLD RUSH By Richard Ravalli and Michael C. McGrann ABSTRACT: The sea otter population along...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1013285–316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.3.285
Published: 01 August 2019
... Americans during World War II (New York: Dutton, 1982), 80 82; Lon Kurashige, Resistance, Collaboration, and Manzanar Protest, Pacific Historical Review 70, no. 3 (August 2001): 387 417; U.S. Department of the Interior, War Relocation Authority, WRA, A Story of Human Conservation (Washington, DC...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1012205–241 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.2.205
Published: 01 May 2019
...Zevi Gutfreund Noting that the image of Japanese Americans as a “model minority” reflected a conservative vision of citizenship that excluded other racial and foreign language minorities from civic participation, this article traces the careers of California’s two most prominent Nisei of the...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1004471–504 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.4.471
Published: 01 November 2018
... in the eyes of conservative whites, demonstrating the tenuousness of a respectability that rested in large part on white standards of accept- ability. However, black anger over the slow pace of racial progress, which erupted inWatts shortly after his retirement, suggests the insuf- ficient vigor of...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1003324–367 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.3.324
Published: 01 August 2018
... California beach culture. In doing so, they carved a space for muscular men and women despite the conservative context of the Cold War and domestic con- tainment. 8 Indeed, in contrast to the persistent representation of the Cold War home front as the height of gender conformity, the Muscle Beach story...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2017; 994483–486 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2017.99.4.483
Published: 01 November 2017
... malaise when Mikesell provides a glimpse of bridge building in America in the 1920s and 1930s, repeated in Chapter nine, when he looks at new building methods and designs, particularly cable-stayed and self-anchored bridges. He maintains a narrative impetus when he begins to discuss and even analyze the...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2017; 9915–45 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2017.99.1.5
Published: 01 February 2017
... cultural shift. How Ya Gonna Keep em Down on the Farm (After They ve Seen Paree asked a popular 1919 vaudeville song. Increasingly, the answer seemed to be, You can t. Conservative, tradition-wedded Americans found themselves flummoxed at the emerging modernist culture that included in its expanding...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2016; 983321–341 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ucpsocal.2016.98.3.321
Published: 01 August 2016
... pockets had developed. During the Great Depression, the Civil- ian Conservation Corps, established to put young men to work, built a small camp to house the local CCC boys in this area. One inspector called Tuna Canyon a fine camp setup and praised the productivity of the workers.2 2. Weston M. Hicks...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2016; 98159–105 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ucpsocal.2016.98.1.59
Published: 01 February 2016
... Journal- ists Who Changed History (Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1994), 104. Gerald Gill also described the Tribune as conservative. See Gerald R. Gill, From Progressive Republican to Independent Progressive: The Political Career of Charlotta A. Bass, in African American Women and the Vote...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2015; 974317–361 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ucpsocal.2015.97.4.317
Published: 01 November 2015
... of perking things up with something new became increasingly attractive to elite art lovers, they had trouble imagining what that might be. It would have to be wholesome and respect their still-conservative taste and love of beauty, affirm prevail- ing ideas about regional exceptionalism, and nourish...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2015; 974362–398 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ucpsocal.2015.97.4.362
Published: 01 November 2015
... very least, her letter indicates an on-going commitment to paci- fism.40 When in 1926 a conservative speaker at a Southern California PTA Congress dismissed the peace organizing of the Fellowship of Youth Movement, Hardy responded with a scathing attack on Chris- tians dismissal of pacifism. Taking...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2015; 972178–212 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2015.97.2.178
Published: 01 August 2015
..., Boston Globe, September 26, 1977. LOS ANGELES & THE OLYMPIC MOVEMENT 197 intention of going into the red. We think our revenue projections are sound and conservative. We think our managerial abilities will prevent...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2014; 963364–366 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2014.96.3.364
Published: 01 August 2014
... succeeds in dem- onstrating why Brown s legacy deserves to be remembered, and celebrated, in today s era of conservative populism and neoliberal suspicion of government. Bill Issel is Professor of History Emeritus at San Francisco State University and Visiting Professor of History at Mills College. His...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2014; 963352–354 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2014.96.3.352
Published: 01 August 2014
... development, provide educational opportunity, and guarantee racial equality. The documentary also succeeds in dem- onstrating why Brown s legacy deserves to be remembered, and celebrated, in today s era of conservative populism and neoliberal suspicion of government. Bill Issel is Professor of History...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2014; 962206–221 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2014.96.2.206
Published: 01 May 2014
... enthusiastic about the idea and discussed it with the other trus- tees of Throop, who endorsed the proposal. In 1909 Holder took part in a lecture series at Throop, speaking on Charles Darwin. He praised Darwin s character, described his extraordinary methods of work, and traced his remarkable career. In...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2014; 96141–85 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2014.96.1.41
Published: 01 February 2014
... place among the most exclusive thoroughfares of the American rich and powerful was the owner and editor of the Los Angeles Times, Colonel Harrison Gray Otis. The conservative Otis, who would construct his mansion at 2401 Wilshire Boulevard, was the champion at the time of all that the fashionable...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2014; 9615–39 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2014.96.1.5
Published: 01 February 2014
... ecologists and conservation groups estimate that together these estuaries of the Los Angeles coastline once totaled between fifteen thousand and eighteen thousand acres.5 Such concentration of estuary spaces was unique to the region and caused by the juxtaposition of its flat coastal basin with the nearby...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2013; 954394–396 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2013.95.4.394
Published: 01 November 2013
... a voice of progressivism in the predominantly conservative Southern California political scene, confronting the Anglo-dominated view of society. Regrettably, the radically liberal views that El Clamor Pu´blico professed were wor- risome to Anglo and Latino conservatives, forcing the paper to fold by...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2013; 954396–399 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2013.95.4.396
Published: 01 November 2013
... interaction between Latinos and Anglos, conservatives and progressives, and Mexicans and Amer- icans. We can trace the development of ethnic politics in urban California, of transnational and cross-border relations, and of the struggles of everyday Amer- ican citizens to make a place for themselves in the...