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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 100169–105 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.1.69
Published: 01 February 2018
... Paderewski’s Rancho San Ignacio, near Paso Robles, offered them retreats from their performance tours, restored their health, and gave them a sense of belonging. In turn, both transformed the landscape of the imaginary as they developed productive agriculture. © 2018 by The Historical Society of Southern...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1002216–243 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.2.216
Published: 01 May 2018
... Emergence of a Cal-Ital Landscape, Year- book of the Association of Pacific Coast Geographers, 63 (2001), 49 62. 52. Jose´ A. Va´zquez-Medina, and F. Xavier Medina, Migration, Nostalgia and the Building of a Food Imaginary: Mexican Migrants at La Pulga Market in San Joaquin Valley, California, ESSA...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2015; 97169–111 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2015.97.1.69
Published: 01 February 2015
... define the areas where they did business as ethnic spaces. Mygoal is to revealways inwhich individuals andgroupswhodonot work explicitly to subvert social norms can nonetheless be place-makers who leave amarkon the urban landscape for generations to come. In the case Iwill discuss today,NataliaBarraza...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2014; 963357–359 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2014.96.3.357
Published: 01 August 2014
... time dominated not only movie theater seats and screens but also jobs writing screenplays and articles for fan magazines, their influ- ence determined much of what Hallett calls the social imaginary of the industry (219). Journalist Louella Parsons, for instance, continually fueled the hopes of young...
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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
... and lure potential settlers and businesses. Statues and Indian village exhibits suggested that fears of Indian attacks or a lack of civilization beyond the Mississippi River were misguided. Likewise, exposition officials wished to dispel perceptions that the western landscape was a harsh, unat...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2014; 962235–239 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2014.96.2.235
Published: 01 May 2014
..., deeply embed- ded in our sense of its space and place. William McClung once described Southern California as landscapes of desire, where competing Anglo settlers in the 19th century sought to turn it into a potential Utopia and Arcadia (not that Arcadia). BOOK REVIEWS 235 Similar impulses of desire and...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2011; 93133–68 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172555
Published: 01 April 2011
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Southern California Quarterly. 2008; 904349–378 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172443
Published: 01 December 2008
... Redux: Landscapes of Boom and Bust in Southern California," in California and the Fictions of Capital (New York: Oxford University Press, 1999), 150-74; William H. Thomas, Cali- fornia; As It Is and Was, A Journey Overland from Boston to the Golden State and Return (Boston: De Wolfe, Fiske, 1887), 30...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2006; 883384–385 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172335
Published: 01 October 2006
... suspenders-apparel popular in 1920s America, Lounging pensively in the shade of a craggy tree, with brush, ink, and paper at the ready, the artis s contemplative air resembles the reclusive literati scholar-artists in traditional Chinese landscape paintings. The young artist gazes into the distance, waiting...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2004; 86193–95 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172205
Published: 01 April 2004
... printed sources, an effective use of oral history, and creative "imaginary drive[s]" through South Gate neigh- borhoods. The economic strategy that workers created- Nicolaides correctly grants her subjects full agency- had far-reaching political consequences. Immediately, it set workers at odds against...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2001; 834423–426 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172625
Published: 01 December 2001
... take the form of landscapes. Cal- ifornia is promoted as a Garden of Eden with a benign Mediterranean climate and a romantic Spanish/Mexican past. 1920-1940. Denser population and economic problems introduce some negatives. On the positive side California's peoples have become more sophisticated and...
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Southern California Quarterly. 1994; 761115–130 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41171705
Published: 01 April 1994
... turn of the century is unfair, his description of Cali- fornia's landscape and climate challenge ven the romantic imagi- nation of Montalvo's world of Califia. "Through mountain meadows," wrote Jordan, "run swift brooks overpeopled with trout, while from the crags leap full-throated streams, to be half...
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Southern California Quarterly. 1976; 5811–44 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41170636
Published: 01 April 1976
... icono- graphy of the medieval world, which like the landscape of the moon had been scarred with iconoclastic missiles hurled at it throughout the centuries, nevertheless support this statement. Old St. Paul's of medieval London, to select at random a pre- Reformation European system of considerable...
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Southern California Quarterly. 1971; 5311–40 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41170329
Published: 01 March 1971
... crowded the landscape, contributing pessimistic warnings. Among California's Cassandras, one disappointed wayfarer complained that, "the government ought to build a lunatic asylum on the mission frontier, capable of holding 50,000 people, and every time an emigrant train appeared, to walk it off and lock...
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Southern California Quarterly. 1960; 424335–349 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41169486
Published: 01 December 1960
... which, though of undeniable contemporary influence, has received little historical notice. The visual form which public imaginary travel principally assumed up to the late 1860's was the painted or sketched panorama rather than the photograph. For more than thirty years in New York and elsewhere popular...
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Southern California Quarterly. 1945; 27122–45 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41168970
Published: 01 March 1945
... such 23 HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA as that in which May Staats boarded had to get along with imaginary heat from greasewood roots in a single fireplace. Disillusioned profit- hunters were returning to their Eastern homes at the rate of 1,000 a month. Much of the disillusionment arose...
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Southern California Quarterly. 1912; 91-2132–153 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41168902
Published: 01 January 1912
.... Arizona's admission to statehood 133 Montezuma was avenged. Beholding in pride her scepter over the world was but the mirage that vanished as quickly as did the dreams of her freebooters who chased imaginary eldorados always vanish- ing from their outstretched hands. Yet before the folly of Spain had...