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Home Front: Daily Life in the Civil War North

Peter John Brownlee, Sarah Burns, Diane Dillon, Daniel Greene, Scott Manning Stevens ; with a foreword by Adam Goodheart
Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2013.
9780226061856, 022606185X, 9780226065748 (e-book)
  • Foreword: picturing war / Adam Goodheart
  • The home at war, the war at home: the art of the Northern home front / Sarah Burns and Daniel Greene
  • The fabric of war: cotton, commodities, and contrabands / Peter John Brownlee
  • Other homes, other fronts: native America during the Civil War / Scott Stevens
  • Nothing daunts Chicago: wartime relief on the home front / Daniel Greene
  • Rending and mending: the needle, the flag, and the wounds of war in Lilly Martin Spencer's Home of the red, white, and blue / Sarah Burns
  • Nature, nurture, nation: appetites for apples and autumn during the Civil War / Diane Dillon.
xx, 193 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
  • Published to accompany an exhibition prepared by Terra Foundation for American Art in Chicago and Newberry Library, held at the Newberry Library from September 2013 to March 2014.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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