Blodgett, Geoffrey. "Frederick Law Olmsted: Landscape Architecture as Conservative Reform." Journal of American History 62, no. 4 (1976): 869–89.
Stewart, Ian R. "Politics and the Park." New York Historical Society Quarterly (1977): 124–55.
Olmsted, Frederick Law, Jr., and Theodora Kimball, eds. Forty Years of Landscape Architecture: Central Park. MIT Press, 1973, pp. 18-67. ISBN: 9780262650069.
Rosenzweig, Roy. Chapter 5 in Eight Hours For What We Will: Workers and Leisure in an Industrial City, 1870-1920. Cambridge University Press, 1985. ISBN: 9780521313971. [Preview with Google Books]
|3||Amusement Parks|| |
Coney Island. PBS., 1991. (Film)
Peiss, Kathy. Chapter 5 in Cheap Amusements: Working Women and Leisure in Turn-of-the-Century New York. Temple University Press, 1986. ISBN: 9780877225003. [Preview with Google Books]
|4||First discussion of Term Papers||No readings|
"Palos Verdes Protective Restrictions." Palos Verdes Bulletin 4 (1928): 4–5.
Flagg, Ernest, and Robert A. Woods. "The New York Tenement-House Evil and Its Cure." In Poor in Great Cities: Their Problems and What Is Doing to Solve Them. Ayer, 1971, pp. 370–92. ISBN: 9780405031311.
|7||Second discussion of term papers||No readings|
Neil, J. M. "Paris or New York? The Shaping of Downtown Seattle, 1903-14." Pacific Northwest Quarterly 75, no. 1 (1984): 22–33.
Civic Development Department, Chamber of Commerce of the United States. "Economic Height of Buildings: The Skyscraper Attacked and Defended." Washington, DC, 1927, pp. 3–31.
|9||Department Stores|| |
Tarr, Joel A. "The Chicago Anti-Department Store Crusade of 1897." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 64, no. 2 (1971): 161–72.
Barth, Gunther. City People: The Rise of Modern City Culture in Nineteenth-Century America. Oxford University Press, 1982, pp. 110–47. ISBN: 9780195031942. [Preview with Google Books]
Benson, Susan Porter. Chapters 3–4 in Counter Cultures: Saleswomen, Managers, and Customers in American Department Stores, 1890-1940. University of Illinois Press, 1987. ISBN: 9780252060137. [Preview with Google Books]
"Piggly Wiggly Contract Requirements, Etc." Piggly Wiggly Home Office. Memphis, 1919.
Sicilia, David B. "Supermarket Sweep." Audacity (1997): 11–9.
Longstreth, Richard. Chapter 4 in The Drive-in, the Supermarket, and the Transformation of Commercial Space in Los Angeles, 1914–1941. MIT Press, 2000. ISBN: 9780262621427. [Preview with Google Books]
|11||Public Baths|| |
Williams, Marilyn Thornton. "Philanthropy in the Progressive Era: The Public Baths of Baltimore." Maryland Historical Magazine, 1977, 118–31.
———. "New York City's Public Baths." Journal of Urban History 7, no. 1 (1980): 49–81.
Wilkie, Jacqueline S. "Submerged Sensuality: Technology and Perceptions of Bathing." Journal of Social History 19, no. 4 (1986): 649–64.
Bushman, Richard L., and Claudia L. Bushman. "The Early History of Cleanliness in America." Journal of American History 74, no. 4 (1988): 1213–38.
Hoy, Suellen. Chapter 4 in Chasing Dirt: The American Pursuit of Cleanliness. Oxford University Press, 1996. ISBN: 9780195111286. [Preview with Google Books]
Gerhard, Wm. Paul. "The Modern Rain-Bath." American Architect and Building News, February 10, 1894, 67–9.
Horowitz, Helen. "The National Zoological Park: 'City of Refuge' or Zoo?" Records of the Columbia Historical Society of Washington, D.C. (1973–1974): 405–29.
———. "Seeing Ourselves Through the Bars: A Historical Tour of American Zoos." Landscape 25, no. 2 (1981): 12–9.
Aries, Philippe. "The Reversal of Death: Change in Attitudes Toward Death in Western Societies." In Death in America. Edited by David Stannard. University of Pennsylvania Press, 1974, pp. 134–58. ISBN: 9780812210842.
French, Stanley. "The Cemetery as Cultural Institution: The Establishment of Mt. Auburn and the Rural Cemetery Movement." American Quarterly 26, no. 1 (1974): 37–59.