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health seekers of southern California, 1870-1900.

John E. Baur

health seekers of southern California, 1870-1900.

by John E. Baur

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Published by Huntington Library in San Marino, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California, Southern
    • Subjects:
    • Medical climatology.,
    • California, Southern -- Climate.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      SeriesHuntington Library publications
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA807.C2 B36
      The Physical Object
      Pagination202 p.
      Number of Pages202
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6272662M
      LC Control Number59010149
      OCLC/WorldCa1815023

      Health Seekers in the West After the construction of the transcontinental railroad, government officials, powerful business interests, journalists, and artists alike promoted Southern California in an effort to increase tourism and grow the state’s population and economy. "Sun Seekers: The Cure of California" (Atelier Editions, ) is her first book. She was on the curatorial team of "Overdrive: L.A. Constructs the Future, –," exhibited at the J. Paul Getty Museum and the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C.

      John E. Baur, The Health Seekers of Southern California, – (San Marino, CA: Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, ), p. Report of the Select Committee Appointed to Examine into the Condition of Tenant Houses in New-York and Brooklyn (Albany, NY: C. Van Benthuysen, Printer to the Legislature, ), p.   In “Sun Seekers: The Cure of California,” Lyra Kilston complicates this history of health in the Golden State with stories that meander even further back to the midth century.

      Harraden, Beatrice, Two health-seekers in southern California / (Philadelphia: Lippincott, [c]), also by William A. Edwards (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Harraden, Beatrice, Untold tales of the past (Edinburgh and London: William. Billy M. Jones, Health-Seekers in the Southwest, (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, ), pp. 83, 87, , and "Research Archives features exhibit on early San Diego physician," History News, San Diego Historical Society, XXI (February ): 3.


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