Popular Culture – Reference Sources

Clarke Family Juggling. ca. 1927.
Clarke Family Juggling. c.1927. Midwest MS American CIrcus, Bx. 5, Fl. #61.

Booth, Mark. American Popular Music: A Reference Guide. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1983. Call Number: Ref ML 102 .P66 B65 1983.

Boyer, Paul S., ed. The Oxford Companion to United States History. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001. Call Number: Ref E 174 .O94 2001.

Buenker, John D. and Edward R. Kantowicz, eds. Historical Dictionary of the Progressive Era, 1890-1920. New York: Greenwood Press, 1990. Call Number: Ref E 661 .H6 1988.

Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion. Farmington Hills, MI: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 2005. Call Number: Ref GT 507 .E53 2005.

Findling, John E., ed. Historical Dictionary of World’s Fairs and Expositions. New York: Greenwood Press, 1990. Call Number: Ref T 395 .H57 1990.

Foner, Eric and John A. Garratty, eds. The Reader’s Companion to American History. . Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1991. Call Number: Ref E 174 .R43 1991.

Fox, Richard Wrightman and James T. Kloppenberg, eds. A Companion to American Thought. Oxford: Blackwell, 1995. Call Number Ref E 169.1 C685 1995.

Hamilton, Neil A. Rebels and Renegades: A Chronology of Social and Political Dissent in the United States. New York: Routledge, 2002. Call Number: Ref HN 90 .R3 H354 2002.

History of the Mass Media in the United States: An Encyclopedia. Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn, 1998. Call Number: Ref P 92 .U5 H55 1998.

Hoffmann, Frank W. American Popular Culture: A Guide to the Reference Literature. Englewood, CO: Libraries Unlimited, 1995. Call Number: Ref Z 1361 .C6 H64 1995.

Inge, M. Thomas, ed. Handbook of American Popular Culture. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1978-1981. Call Number Ref E 169.1 .H2643.

Labor in America: A Historical Bibliography. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 1985. Call Number Ref Z 7164 .L1 L3 1985.

Lippy, Charles H. and Peter W. Williams, eds. Encyclopedia of the American Religious Experience: Studies of Traditions and Movements. New York: Scribner: 1988. Call Number Ref BL 2525 .E53 1988.

Mott, Frank Luther. American Journalism: A History, 1690-1960. 3rd ed. New York: Macmillan, 1962. Call Number: Ref PN 4855 .M63 1962.

Ness, Immanuel, ed. Encyclopedia of American Social Movements. Armonk, NY: Sharpe Reference, 2004. Call Number: Ref HN 57 .E594 2004.

Rickards, Maurice. The Encyclopedia of Ephemera. New York: Routledge, 2000. Call Number: Ref NC 1280 .R52 2000.

Schlup, Leonard and James G. Ryan, eds. Historical Dictionary of the Gilded Age. Armonk, NY: M. E. Sharpe, 2003. Call Number: Ref E 661 .H59 2003.

Slatta, Richard W. The Mythical West: An Encyclopedia of Legend, Lore, and Popular Culture. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 2001. Call Number: GR 109 .S53 2001.

Tebbel, John William. A History of Book Publishing in the United States. New York: R. R. Bowker, 1972-1981. Call Number: Ref Z 473 .T42.

Weir, Robert and James P. Hanlan, eds. Historical Encyclopedia of American Labor. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2004. Call Number: Ref HD 8066 .H57 2004.

Wertheim, Arthur Frank, ed. American Popular Culture: A Historical Bibliography. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 1984. Call Number: Ref Z 5961 .U5 A53 1984.

Wilson, Charles Reagan, ed. The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2006. Call Number: Ref F 209 .N47 2006.