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Dimensions of Regional Change in Washington, D.C.
American Historical Review (1990)
  • Carl Abbott, Portland State University
Abstract
Looks at major changes in the regional orientation of Washington, D.C. and the character of those changes. Washington's gradually fading southernness; Source of behavioral and attitudinal changes; Capacity of economic modernization to alter cultural affiliation; Regional change beginning with the Civil War; Southern orientation of Washington's intellectual life.
Keywords
  • Washington (D.C.) -- History,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War (1861-1865)
Publication Date
December, 1990
Citation Information
Carl Abbott. "Dimensions of Regional Change in Washington, D.C." American Historical Review Vol. 95 Iss. 5 (1990)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/carl_abbott/36/