American Journeys: Columbus to Kerouac


Subject:
Travel , Writing

Description:
This exhibit presents a "selection of treasured manuscripts, books, and artifacts, which trace some of the remarkable journeys that brought us from 1492 to the mid-twentieth-century era of social protest." Maps, drawings, photos, and other digitized material are accompanied by brief essays on topics such as travels by indentured labor, runaway slaves, the Harlem Renaissance, and John Steinbeck and Dust Bowl travelers. From the University of Virginia Library.

Publisher:
University of Virginia Library

Language:
English

Source:
http://www2.lib.virginia.edu/exhibits/journeys/


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