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Title Looking beyond the highway : Dixie roads and culture / edited by Claudette Stager and Martha Carver.

Published Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  975.042 LOOK    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description xxi, 298 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. The best road south : the failure of the Dixie highway in Indiana / Suzanne Fischer -- 2. Drivin' the Dixie highway in Tennessee / Martha Carver -- Sidebar : Tennessee highway patrol building, Rockwood / Amanda Regier -- 3. Heading south without getting sidetracked : the Dixie highway in Georgia / Jeffrey L. Durbin -- Sidebar : Atlanta campaign waysides / Tara Mitchell Mielnik -- 4. Pleasing the eye : brick paving and the Dixie highway in the Sunshine state / Walter S. Marder -- 5. Connecting the East and West Coasts : the Taimiami trail of the Sunshine state / Carrie Scupholm -- 6. The Dollarway Road and road improvement districts in Arkanas, 1913-1921 / Christie H. McLaren -- 7. The daughters of the American revolution, Roane F. Byrnes, and the birth of the Natchez trace parkway / Sara Amy Leach -- 8. Roadside luxury : urban hotels and modern streets along the Dixie highway / R. Stephen Sennott -- 9. Tourist lodging in the Great Smoky Mountains and the transition from regional to national style / Blythe Semmer -- 10. Myrtle Beach : music and motels / Katherine Fuller -- 11. Caving and clogging : keepin' cool in Tennessee's caves / Ruth Nichols Keenoy and Robbie D. Jones -- 12. Park 'n' pray : an examination of drive-in religion in Florida / Carrie Scupholm -- 13. Get right with God : Harrison Mayes's advertising campaign for the Lord / Martha Carver -- 14. Buy one, get two free : fireworks / Karl Puljak -- Sidebar : fireworks / Tammy Allison -- 15. Viewpoints and points of view : Florida's early tourist towers / Kimberly D. Hinder -- 16. Seeing the scenic upland south : mother nature and the morphology of tourist landscapes / Kevin J. Patrick -- 17. Pilgrimage route to paradise : the sacred and profane along the Dixie highway / Robert M. Craig.
Other author Stager, Claudette.
Carver, Martha, 1954-
Subject Roadside architecture -- Southern States.
Southern States -- Description and travel.
Southern States -- Social life and customs.
Dixie Highway -- History.
Dixie Highway -- Description and travel.
Standard Number 9781572334670
ISBN 1572334673 (hardcover : alk. paper)