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Title LinkHome 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.
Distribution Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2013.
Description xx 193 pages :  illustrations ;  30 cm.
Type of Material Book
Gen. Note 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.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (Pages 167-182) and index.
Contents Contents: 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.
Subject LinkArt, American -- Northeastern States -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
LinkPainting, American -- Northeastern States -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
LinkUnited States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Art and the war -- Exhibitions.
LinkArt, American -- Northeastern States -- 19th century.
LinkPainting, American -- Northeastern States -- 19th century.
LinkUnited States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Art and the war.
Add.Author LinkBrownlee, Peter John, author.
LinkBurns, Sarah, author.
LinkDillon, Diane, 1958- author.
LinkGreene, Daniel, 1973- author.
LinkStevens, Scott Manning, author.
LinkGoodheart, Adam, writer of added commentary.
Add.Author LinkTerra Foundation for American Art, sponsoring body.
LinkNewberry Library, host institution.

System Number 000681115
ISBN Link9780226061856 (cloth : alkaline paper)
Link022606185X (cloth : alkaline paper)
Link9780226065748 (e-book)
Link022606574X (e-book)

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