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Radical History Review (1 October 1979) 1979 (21): 131–148.
Published: 01 October 1979
...Betsy Blackmar © Copyright March 1980, by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1979 Re-walking the ”Walking City”: Housing and Property Relations in New York City, 1780-1840 Betsy Blackmar We can look...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 91–114.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Peter James Hudson This essay examines the expansion of the National City Bank of New York into Haiti between the years 1909 and 1922 to demonstrate that, while National City's interest in Haiti often overlapped with the US State Department's strategic goals for the Caribbean region, this interest...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1988) 1988 (42): 49–64.
Published: 01 October 1988
...David Marc The following, with a bit of editing, is a talk I gave at the American Studies Association convention in a session entitled “New York Naked: The City and Commercial Culture.” My subject, the portrayal of New York City on television sitcoms, intersects with two other important themes in...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1995) 1995 (62): 195–201.
Published: 01 May 1995
...Kevin Murphy Copyright © 1995 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1995 Walking the Queer City Kevin Murphy In June 1994, hundreds of thousands of queer people gathered in New York City to celebrate the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Stonewall...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2011) 2011 (110): 109–126.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Donna R. Gabaccia; Jeffrey M. Pilcher This article examines the modernization of food retailing and the governance of urban space through a connected comparison of southern Italian migrants to New York City and Mexicans living in San Antonio, Texas. Street foods were common and restaurants scarce...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2014) 2014 (118): 15–41.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Courtney Fullilove This article analyzes a flour riot in New York City in 1837 as a conflict over capitalist food systems waged in a nascent center of finance during a period of rapid economic and territorial expansion. In the wake of the riot, the burgeoning “penny press” geared toward working...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2001) 2001 (79): 114–116.
Published: 01 January 2001
... and pas- sionate relations [of the group he wrote, “this [blueprint of a garden] must appear to be a sort of inverse Pompeii: the relief of a city that was not built.”9 I found this epigraph instructive since it obliquely points to both the...
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Radical History Review (1 September 2011) 2011 (111): 79–89.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Mary Marshall Clark In “Herodotus Reconsidered: An Oral History of September 11, 2001, in New York City,” Mary Marshall Clark reports on some outcomes of the large, longitudinal oral history project she and the sociologist Peter Bearman undertook in the weeks following the events of September 11...
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Radical History Review (1 September 2011) 2011 (111): 139–154.
Published: 01 September 2011
... produced some cartoon kitsch as well. The outpouring of 9/11 comics speaks to the reassuring intimacy of the handcrafted text-image, the undiminished role of cultural geography, and the long-standing connection between the city and visual narrative. © 2011 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2012) 2012 (112): 89–99.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Lucinda Grinnell In 1982, responding to the worldwide economic crisis and an elevated national debt, Mexico enacted neoliberal reforms and sought to increase social control through stricter penal codes. While penal codes in Mexico City had criminalized violations of “public morality” for many years...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2018) 2018 (131): 127–133.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Kiluanji Kia Henda Visual artist Kiluanji Kia Henda excerpts work from his exhibition A City Called Mirage , shown at the International Studio and Curatorial Program in Brooklyn from June–October 2017. The work considers the birth, life, and death of cities. It challenges the use of Dubai, a city...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2012) 2012 (113): 81–98.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Rebecca M. Schreiber Sanctuary City/Ciudad Santuario, 1989–2009 was a collaboration between artist Sergio De La Torre and a group of student artists that was exhibited in a gallery in San Francisco's Mission District. The exhibit focused on issues of safety and security for Latino migrants in the...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1992) 1992 (52): 33–52.
Published: 01 January 1992
...Patricia Cline Cohen Copyright © 1992 MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1992 Unregulated Youth: Masculinity and Murder in the 1830s City Patricia Cline Cohen In 1836 a young woman named Helen Jewett was found murdered in her bed in a brothel on...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1984) 1984 (28-30): 280–325.
Published: 01 May 1984
...David Scobey 1984 Boycotting the Politics Factory: Labor Radicalism and the New York City Mayoral Election of 1884 David Scobey I. The Monster Parade On Saturday evening, October 30, 1886, three days before...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2007) 2007 (99): 107–120.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Jacqueline Holler MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2007 FORUM: CONVERTED SPACES Conquered Spaces, Colonial Skirmishes: Spatial Contestation in Sixteenth-Century Mexico City Jacqueline Holler In the annals of religio-imperial conversions, few episodes are as...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2012) 2012 (114): 39–65.
Published: 01 October 2012
... value of properties. Local business owners — “petit bourgeois” capitalists — had no means to draw on the “geographic” vision of the urban city planner. Carving new shortcuts through buildings and between streets, constructing sidewalks and passages couverts , they nevertheless reinterpreted the built...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2012) 2012 (114): 91–112.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Eva Giloi As Germany's cities ballooned in size in the late nineteenth century, new urban technologies expanded the mobility of modern urbanites — except for bourgeois boys. With city neighborhoods taken over by traffic, increasing the danger of injury to children playing in the streets, middle...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2012) 2012 (114): 191–205.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Hillary Miller Elastic City, an organization that gives sensory, conceptual walks through New York City, explores embodied approaches to accessing urban archives. Todd Shalom, the artistic director of the organization, invites artists to create walks that emphasize engagement with the city space...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2011) 2011 (109): 62–82.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Robert Gioielli This essay explores how certain residents of Baltimore, Maryland, in the late 1960s perceived governmental efforts to construct an urban highway system as an enclosure of the commons. Baltimore's political and business leaders believed that highways were required to keep the city...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1994) 1994 (59): 36–59.
Published: 01 May 1994
... University. W hite Values, "Black" Values: The Ocean Hill-Brownsville Controversy and New York City Culture, 1965-1975 Jerald E. Podair It is hardly surprising that New Yorkers still shudder at the memory of the...