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Author Grandin, Léon, Madame, 1864-1905.

Title A parisienne in Chicago : impressions of the World's Columbian Exposition / Madame Ĺeon Grandin ; translated and with an introduction by Mary Beth Raycraft ; preface by Arnold Lewis.

Published Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  917.731103 GRAN    AVAILABLE
Uniform title Impressions d'une Parisienne à Chicago. English
Physical description xliii, 190 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction to Chicago: The Shock City of the Age / Arnold Lewis -- Introduction. A Parisienne's Adventures in Chicago: Discoveries and Consequences / Mary Beth Raycraft -- Pt. I. From Le Havre to Chicago -- 1. At Sea -- 2. New York -- 3. From New York to Chicago -- Pt. 2. Chicago -- 4. Boardinghouse Life -- 5. New Lodgings -- 6. World's Columbian Exposition: Dedication Ceremonies -- 7. The Milwaukee Fire -- 8. New Acquaintances -- 9. Social Life -- 10. Streets and Shops -- 11. The Hotel Everett -- 12. Calumet Lake and Pullman City -- 13. World's Columbian Exposition: A Tour -- 14. Final Impressions.
Notes Originally published as:Impressions d'une Parisienne ̀a Chicago. Paris : E. Flammarion [1894]
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other author Raycraft, Mary Beth.
Subject Grandin, Léon, Madame, 1864-1905 -- Travel -- Illinois -- Chicago.
French -- Illinois -- Chicago.
Chicago (Ill.) -- Description and travel.
ISBN 9780252035135 (cloth : acid-free paper)