Urban History Review

Volume 11, Number 3, February 1983

Table of contents (20 articles)

  • The Business Élite and Municipal Politics in Vancouver 1886-1914
  • L’Archivistique et la gestion des documents dans les municipalités du Québec
  • Le Carnaval d’hiver de Montréal, 1803-1889
  • Canada's Urban History in Architecture, Part Two
  • Financing the Expansion of Cities, 1860-1914
  • Research Notes / Note de recherche

    1. Architectural Drawings: Sources for Urban History
  • Contributors / Collaborateurs
  • Notes and Comments: Institute of Urban Studies, University of Winnipeg; Society for the Study of Architecture in Canada/La Société pour l’étude de l’architecture au Canada; Biographical Dictionary of Architects in Canada, 1800-1950: A progress report; Parks Canada Research Reports; Hamilton: An Illustrated History; Conference Report, Fourth International Conference on Urban Design; Québec fête : à la découverte de la vieille capitale
  • Book Reviews / Comptes rendus

    1. Gagan, David. Hopeful Travellers: Families, Land, and Social Change in Mid-Victorian Peel County, Canada West. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1981. Pp. xxi, 197. Tables, figures, maps
    2. Gertler, Len. Habitat and Land. Human Settlement Issues 1. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 1978, Pp. xi, 42. Tables, illustrations / Seidler, Harry. Planning and Building Down Under. Human Settlement Issues 2. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 1978. Pp. x, 37. Illustrations / Anthony, Harry Antoniades. The Challenge of Squatter Settlements, with Special Reference to the Cities of Latin America. Human Settlement Issues 3. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 1979. Pp. xi, 76. Tables, figures, illustrations / Lichfield, Nathaniel. Settlement Planning and Development: A Strategy for Land Policy. Human Settlement Issues 4. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 1980. Pp. 52. Figures, illustrations / Robinson, Ira M. Canadian Urban Growth Trends: Implications for a National Settlement Policy. Human Settlement Issues 5. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 1981. Pp. xvii, 154. Tables, figures, illustrations / Jacobs, Peter. Environmental Strategy and Action: The Challenge of the World Conservation Strategy. Human Settlement Issues 6. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 1981. Pp. xviii, 99. Maps, illustrations
    3. Artibise, A.F.J., ed. Town and City: Aspects of Western Canadian Urban Development. Canadian Plains Studies, Volume 10. Regina: Canadian Plains Research Center, University of Regina, 1981. Pp. xix, 455. Tables, figures, maps, illustrations. $15.00
    4. Ramirez, B., and Del Balzo, M. The Italians of Montreal: From Sojourning to Settlement, 1900-1921. Montreal : Les éditions du Courant, 1979. Pp. 54
    5. Person, Dennis, and Routledge, Gavin Edmonton: Portrait of a City. Edmonton: Reidmore Books, 1981. Distributed by McClelland and Stewart Limited. Pp. 240. Illustrations. $29.95
    6. "Urban Development in Latin America: A Special Issue." Comparative Urban Research, Vol. 7, No. 1 (1980). Pp. 134.
    7. Hershberg, Theodore, ed. Philadelphia: Work, Space, Family, and Group Experience in the 19th Century — Essays toward an Interdisciplinary History of the City. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1981. Pp. xviii, 525. Maps, tables, appendices. $15.50
    8. Holli, Melvin G., and Jones, Peter d'A., eds. Biographical Dictionary of American Mayors, 1820-1980; Big City Mayors. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1981. Pp. xii, 451. Tables, $69.50
    9. Alexander, John K. Render Them Submissive: Responses to Poverty in Philadelphia, 1760-1800. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1980. Pp. xi, 234. $15.00
    10. White, Jerry. Rothschild Buildings: Life in an East End Tenement Block, 1887-1920. History Workshop Series. London and Boston: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1980. Pp. xvii, 301. Figures, maps, illustrations. $30.00 / Samuel, Raphael, ed. East End Underworld: Chapters in the Life of Arthur Harding. History Workshop Series. London and Boston: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1981. Pp. xiii, 355. Illustrations. $32.00
    11. Folsom, Burton W., Jr. Urban Capitalists: Entrepreneurs and City Growth in Pennsylvania's Lackawanna and Lehigh Regions, 1800-1920. Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 1981. Pp. xiv, 191. Tables, photos, maps.
  • Thesis Abstracts / Richard Harris. "Class Struggle in the Domain of Social Production: The Political Significance of Residential Segregation in Kingston, 1961-1976." Ph.D. Thesis, Department of Geography, Queen's University, Kingston, 1981 / Sarah L. Weaver. "Implementation and Monitoring in Planning: The Experience of the Edmonton General Municipal Plan." M.A. Thesis, Department of Geography, University of Alberta, 1981 / Anne D.B. Dhanani. "Water Quality and Recreational Use of the River Valleys in Calgary." M.Sc. Thesis, Department of Geography, University of Alberta, 1981 / Jean-Pierre Lebourgeois. "The Effects of the Mill Woods Land Bank on Land and Housing Prices in Edmonton." M.A. Thesis, Department of Geography, University of Alberta, 1981
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