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Left Bank of the Hudson : Jersey City and the artists of 111 1st Street / David J. Goodwin.

Goodwin, David J., (author.). Gibson, D. W. (David-William), (writer of foreword.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 307.76 GOO (Text) 36626103878922 New Adult Nonfiction Reshelving -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780823278039
  • ISBN: 0823278034
  • Physical Description: ix, 179 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some colored), maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Empire State Editions, an imprint of Fordham University Press, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Machine generated contents note: -- Introduction. Why Does 111 1st Street Matter? -- 1. The Lorillard Legacy -- 2. Crossing the Hudson -- 3. The Spaces in Between -- 4. Who Owns a Space? -- 5. When a Dream Dies -- 6. One Last Fight: Historic Preservation and 111 1st Street -- 7. What Might Be Learned -- Conclusion: Some Years Later -- Epilogue. The 111 1st Street Exodus: Where Are They Now? -- Appendix -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
Summary, etc.: "For nearly twenty years, a small, dedicated band of artists rented studio space at 111 1st Street, a former tobacco warehouse near the Hudson River waterfront in Jersey City, New Jersey. These artists eventually became engaged in a fight for their survival within the building and a city undergoing gentrification"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Gentrification > New Jersey > Jersey City > History > 20th century.
Gentrification > New Jersey > Jersey City > History > 21st century.
Artists' studios > New Jersey > Jersey City > History > 20th century.
Artists' studios > New Jersey > Jersey City > History > 21st century.
Lost architecture > New Jersey > Jersey City.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / Urban.
HISTORY / United States / State & Local / Middle Atlantic (DC, DE, MD, NJ, NY, PA).
ART / History / Contemporary (1945-).
Jersey City (N.J.) > Buildings, structures, etc.
Jersey City (N.J.) > Economic conditions > 20th century.
Jersey City (N.J.) > Economic conditions > 21st century.

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