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Holding on / David Isay ; photographs by Harvey Wang.

Isay, David (Author). Wang, Harvey. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLI 973.92 I76h (Text) 0000102512233 Indiana book Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 973.92 WAN (Text) 78551000058349 Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0393316084
  • Physical Description: 216 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, [1996]

Content descriptions

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"Steam train" Maury Graham, hobo -- Lawrence W. Davis, Pullman porter -- Robert Shields, world's longest diary -- Moreese Bickham, prisoner -- Miles Mahan, Hula Ville -- Roberta Blackgoat, Navajo activist -- Louis H. Greving, Grotto of the Redemption -- Geneva Tisdale, Woothworth's [i.e. Woolworth's] lunch counter -- Harold C. Cotton, hat blocker -- Prophet Blackmon, preacher -- Tommie Bass, folk doctor -- Donald Bean, dinosaur gardens -- Sylvia Rivera and Seymour Pine, Stonewall riots -- Mackey E. Brown, door-to-door salesman -- Dixie Evans, exotic world -- Dick Falk, press agent --Segundo Mugarra, Basque sheepherder -- Dewey Chafin and Barbara Elkins, serpent handlers -- Leslie Kornfeld and Joe Erber, Mississippi Jews -- James Smith, grain scooper -- Jim Searles, Brooklyn Elite Checker Club -- Hinkel Schillings and Shade Pate, fox hunters -- Marie Coombs, newspaper editor -- Marta Becket and Tom Willett, Amargosa Opera House -- Dan Field, marriage broker -- Hallie Stillwell, Justice of the Peace -- Percy Brigham, scaffold fisherman -- Dick Zimmerman, Dugout Ranch -- Lydia Emery, country doctor -- Stanley Kilarr, record collector -- Marion Walker, Howard & Walker's General Store -- George Preston, Preston's filling station -- Z.L. Hill, Riverside Hotel -- Jim Bishop, castle builder -- Matt Kennedy, Coney Island Chamber of Commerce -- Mariano and Clara Lucca, Columbus Museum -- Mike Gashwazra, religious leader -- Dan Barlow, fundamentalist Mormon -- Evangeline Calvin, mannequin restorer -- Dr. Hepcat, disc jockey -- Bill Seward, Jersey Lilly Bar and Cafe -- Joe Franklin, talk show host -- Fred Bloodgood, side-show pitchman -- Augustina Martínez, healer -- Johnny Tocco, boxing trainer -- Amos Powers, coon dog graveyard -- Charlie DeLeo, maintenance man -- Joe Merrill and Hilda Wilkinson, spiritualists -- Virginia Belle Brewer, Brewer's Bell Museum.
Subject: United States > Social life and customs > 1971-
United States > Biography.

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