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Author Hernández-Ehrisman, Laura, 1972-
Title Inventing the fiesta city [e-book] heritage and carnival in San Antonio / Laura Hernández-Ehrisman.
Publication Info. Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2008. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2012)
Location Call No. Status
 Online Resource  E-book    IN LIBRARY
Description 1 online resource (x, 238 p. :) ill. ;
Series UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
Note "Published in cooperation with the William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies, Southern Methodist University."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 226-232) and index.
Contents Battle of flowers : women and San Antonio's public culture, 1891-1900 -- The Order of the Alamo : heritage and Spring Carnival, 1900-27 -- Night in old San Antonio : the San Antonio Conservation Society, 1924-48 -- Juan Q. Public : Reynolds Andricks and the Fiesta San Jacinto Association, 1950-70 -- Rey Feo and the politics of inclusion, 1970-2000 -- Fiesta rowdiness : la Semana de Carnaval.
Note Description based on print version record.
Access Remote access limited to New York Society Library members with a username and password.
Subject Fiesta San Antonio (San Antonio, Tex.)
Festivals -- Texas -- San Antonio.
San Antonio (Tex.) -- Social life and customs.
Genre or Form Electronic books.
Added Author William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies.
Project Muse.
ISBN 9780826343109 (cloth : alk. paper)
0826343104 (cloth : alk. paper)