Urban History Review

Numéro 2-76, october 1976 Approaches to the History of Urban Reform Sous la direction de John C. Weaver Sous la direction de John C. Weaver

Sommaire (17 articles)

Approaches to the History of Urban Reform

  1. Introduction : Approaches to the History of Urban Reform
  2. The Politics of Municipal Reform in St. John's Newfoundland, 1888-1892
  3. J. W. Bengough and the Millenium in Hogtown : A Study of Motivation in Urban Reform
  4. "The Great Fight for Clean Government"

Book Notes

  1. Human Settlement in Canada, Ottawa: Ministry of State for Urban Affairs, 1976. Pp. viii, 101. Maps. Illustrations. Free
  2. Maddick, Heather, ed. County Maps: Land Ownership of Maps in Canada in the 19th Century. Ottawa: National Map Collection, Public Archives of Canada, 1976. Pp. vi, 94. Illustrations. Free
  3. The Canadian Settlements Sampler: Innovative programs that make communities liveable. Ottawa: Community Planning Press, 1976. Pp. 79. Illustrations. $2.95
  4. Stanford, G. H. To Serve the Community: The Story of Toronto's Board of Trade. Toronto: Published for the Board of Trade by University of Toronto Press, 1974. Pp. vi, 270. Illustrations. $12.50
  5. Barth, G. Instant Cities: Urbanization and the Rise of San Francisco and Denver. New York: Oxford University Press, 1975. Pp. xxv, 310. $13.75
  6. McGowan, Don C. Grassland Settlers: The Swift Current Region During the Era of the Ranching Frontier. Regina: Canadian Plains Research Centre, University of Regina, 1975. Pp. xii, 205. Maps. Illustrations, $5.50
  7. Lane, Robert. Policing the City: Boston, 1822-1885. New York: Athenium, 1975 (originally published in 1967 by Harvard University Press). Pp. 299
  8. Gertler, Leonard O. Urban Issues ("Making Man's Environment" Series). Toronto: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1976. Pp. 204
  9. Collier, Robert W. Contemporary Cathedrals: Large-Scale Development in Canadian cities. Montreal: Harvest House, 1974. Pp. XIV, 274

Book Reviews

  1. Rasporich, A. W. and Klassen, H. C., eds. Frontier Calgary: Town, City, and Region, 1875-1914. Calgary: McClelland and Stewart West and the University of Calgary, 1975. Pp. v, 306. Illustrations. $4.85
  2. The Century Calgary Historical Series / Volume One. Past and Present: People, Places and Events in Calgary. Calgary: Century Calgary Publications, 1975. Pp. 391. Illustrations. $5.00 / Volume Two. Communities of Calgary: From Scattered Towns to a Major City. Calgary: Century Calgary Publications, 1975. Pp. 424. Illustrations. $5.00 / Volume Three. Young People of All Ages: Sports, Schools and Youth Groups in Calgary. Calgary: Century Calgary Publications, 1975. Pp. 496. Illustrations. $5.00 / Volume Four. The Search For Souls: Histories of Calgary's Churches. Calgary: Century Calgary Publications, 1975. Pp. 760. Illustrations. $5.00 / Volume Five. At Your Service, Part One: Calgary's Library, Parks Department, Military, Medical Services, and Fire Department. Calgary: Century Calgary Publications, 1975. Pp. 519. Illustrations. $5.00 / Volume Six. At Your Service, Part Two: Calgary's Police Force, Navy Base, Post Office, Transit System, and Private Service Groups. Calgary: Century Calgary Publications, 1975. Pp. 576. Illustrations. $5.00 / Trudy Soby, A Walk Through Old Calgary: Early Buildings Extant in 1975. Calgary: Century Calgary Publications, 1975. Pp. 46. $2.75 / Trudy Soby, Be It Ever So Humble: A Photoessay on Calgary's Old Homes. Calgary: Century Calgary Publications, 1975. pp. 54. $2.75
  3. Katz, Michael B. The People of Hamilton, Canada West: Family and Class in a Mid-Nineteenth Century City, Cambridge (Mass.) and London: Harvard University Press, 1975. Pp. xiii, 381. $17.50
  1. Notes and Comments