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TEACHING WITH MATERIAL CULTURE                                              

Grier, Katherine C. Culture & Comfort: People, Parlors, and Upholstery, 1850-1930. Rochester, New York: Strong Museum, 1988.

Leone, Mark P., and Neil Asher Silberman, eds. Invisible America: Unearthing our Hidden History. New York: H. Holt, 1955.

Madden, Betty I. Art, Crafts and Architecture in Early Illinois. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1974.

Schlereth, Thomas J. Artifacts and the American Past. Nashville, Tenn.: American Association for State and Local History, 1980.

___, ed. Material Culture Studies in America. Nashville, Tenn.: American Association for State and Local History, 1982.

TEACHING WITH FAMILY HISTORY                                              

Delany, Sarah, and A. Elizabeth Delany with Amy Hill Hearth. Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years. New York: Kodansha International, 1993.

Goben, Victoria. "Doing DuPage: A Resource Guide to County Area Museums." (unpublished manual, September 1991).

Gordon, Michael. The American Family in Social-Historical Perspective, 3rd ed. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1973.

Gutman, Herbert. The Black Family in Slavery and Freedom, 1750-1925. New York: Pantheon, 1976.

Robb, Theodore K., and Robert I. Rothberg. The Family in History: Interdisciplinary Essays. New York: Harper & Row, 1971.

Schlereth, Thomas J. Artifacts and the American Past. Nashville, Tenn.: American Association for State and Local History, 1980.

Swain, George. "Early American History as if Common People Mattered," Social Education 61 (March 1997):173-75.

Weitzman, David. My Backyard History Book. Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 1975.

TEACHING WITH ARCHITECTURE                                              

Brandt, Stewart. How Buildings Learn: What Happens After They're Built. New York: Penguin Books, 1994.

McAlester, Virginia, and Lee McAlester. A Field Guide to American Houses. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994.

Payne, Richard. Historic Quincy Architecture: Architectural Treasures of Quincy, Illinois. Houston: Herring Press, 1996.

TEACHING WITH TEXTILES                                              

Caulfield, S.F.A., and Blanche C. Saward. Encyclopedia of Victorian Needlework (Dictionary of Needlework). 1887. Reprint, New York: Dover Publications, 1972.

Elbert, E. Duane and Rachel Kamm Elbert. History From the Heart: Quilt Paths Across Illinois. Nashville, Tenn.: Rutledge Hill Press, 1993.

Ferrero, Pat. Hearts and Hands: The Influence of Women & Quilts on American Society. San Francisco: The Quilt Digest Press, 1987.

Krueger, Glee. A Gallery of American Samplers. New York: Bonanza Books, 1984.

Safford, Carleton L, and Robert Bishop. America's Quilts and Coverlets. New York: Bonanza Books, 1980.

Strasser, Susan. Never Done: A History of American Housework. New York: Pantheon Books, 1982.

Warner, Deborah J. Perfect in Her Place: Women at Work in Industrial America. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1981.

TEACHING WITH PHOTOGRAPHY                                              

Danzer, Gerald A. A History Handbook for Student Research Projects. Springfield: Illinois State Historical Society, 1991.

Dylong, John. Living History 1925-1950. Chicago: Loyola University Press, 1979.

Percoco, James A. Using Primary Sources: A Guide for Teachers and Parents. Woodbridge, Conn.: Primary Source Media, 1995.

Provenzo, Eugene F., Jr., and Asterie Baker Provenzo. Pursuing the Past: Oral History, Photographs, Family History, Cemeteries. Menio Park, Calif.: Addison Wesley, 1984.

Viskochil, Larry A. Chicago at the Turn of the Century in Photographs. New York: Dover Publications, 1984.

ORAL HISTORY EXAMPLES AND TECHNIQUES                                              

Baum, Willa K. Oral History for the Local Historical Society. 3rd rev. ed. Nashville: American Association for State and Local History, 1987.

____. Transcribing and Editing Oral History. Nashville: American Association for State and Local History, 1977.

Davis, Cullom, Kathryn Beck, and Kay McLean. From Tape to Type: An Oral History Manual and Workbook. Springfield: Oral History Office Sangamon State University, 1975.

Dunaway, David K., and Willa K. Baum. Oral History: An I Interdisciplinary Anthology. Walnut Creek: AltaMira Press, 1996.

Ives, Edward D. The Tape-Recorded Interview: A Manual for Field Workers in Folklore and Oral History. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1974.


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