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ALABAMA: A GUIDE TO THE DEEP SOUTH/ Compiled by Workers
of the Writers Program of the Work Projects Administration in
the State of Alabama.New York: Richard R. Smith, [120 East 39th
St.], 1941.xxii, 442 p.: ill.; maps, b&w photos; 21 cm.(American
[Chronology: p. 405-412. Bibliography: p.
413-423. Population figures, 1940 Census: p. 424-427. Index:
p. 428-442.First published in May, 1941 [5,000 copies].Verso
of t-p. Sponsored by the Alabama State Planning Commission.T-p.The
Guide was begun under the direction of Myrtle Miles, former State
Supervisor. Final work was done with the editorial co-operation of
Stella Bloch Hanau of the WPA Writers Program.p. viii.
Maps: Prepared with the assistance of the Pennsylvania
Writers Project.p. vii.Map on front endpapers: Alabama
tours, 1940.Folded map in back pocket: verso, Alabama,
1940, with index and legend; recto, Alabama Products and
Resources, 1940, with legends of Soil Divisions and Natural
Resources.Text maps of: Birmingham, Mobile, and Montgomery.
Photos: 108 b&w photos by: W.L. Highton, Edwin L.
Wisherd, Rothstein, Lange, O.V. Hunt, Post, George W. Adams, Mildred
Thrash, Evans, Luther Clark, et al.p. xii-xiv.
Chapter head- and tail-piece art: signed W.B.
Endpapers: front, map of Alabama Tours, 1940.
Binding: light green cloth with gold lettering.
Dustjacket: front and spine: green and white photograph
of waterfall; back: green and white drawing of the Great Seal of
Alabama (center), and (clockwise from top left) four corner drawings,
signed W.B., of: gourd bird nests for Martins hung in a tree, a rural
scene with fence, a factory with smokestacks, and railroad tracks
running through a forest].
Fish are fighters in Alabama/Compiled by Workers of the
Writers Project of the Works Project Administration in the State
of Alabama.Montgomery: Alabama State Department of Conservation,
1941.38 p.: ill; 23 cm.
[Cover title.Co-sponsored by the Alabama Department of
Conservation.Cover.Drawings by William H. Bunce.p.
.This booklet was written by Jack Kytle of the Alabama
Writers Project editorial staff.Preface].
A GUIDE TO ALASKA: LAST AMERICAN FRONTIER/by Merle Colby,
Federal Writers Project.New York: Macmillan, 1939.lxv,
427 p.: ill.; maps, b&w photos ; 21 cm.(American Guide
[Books about Alaska: p. 405-410.Index: p.
419-427.Published July, 1939.Verso of t-p.John W.
Troy, Governor of Alaska, Sponsor.T-p.A WPA artist [F. Lo
Pinto] drew decorations for the book from sketches made on the spot,
and a WPA photographer [W.L. Highton] made a series of photographs.Inside
back flap of dustjacket.
Maps: Map on front & back endpapers: The
Sportsmans Map of Alaska.Folded colored map in
back pocket: verso, Map of Alaska; recto, b&w map, Alaska,
showing principal railroads, motor roads, and steamship lines.Text
maps of: The Great Land: Comparative map of Alaska and the United
States, Richardson Highway, The Alaska Railroad, Mount McKinley
National Park, Alaska, and Great Circle Map.
Photos: 124 b&w photos from governmental and private
agencies, and  by W.L. Highton.p. xvii-xx.
Chapter head-pieces: Federal Art Project, New York City,
F. Lo Pinto; other decorations by David Weisman.p. 417.
Endpapers: front and back, The sportsmans map
Binding: dark blue cloth with gold lettering.
Dustjacket: Design by Richard Halls. Front and spine top:
two peach colored Native Alaskan totemic designs; center: white
background with black type, author, title statement; front and spine
bottom: light blue background with white crescents; back: excerpts of
newspaper reviews of the American Guide Series].
ARIZONA: A STATE GUIDE/Compiled by Workers of the Writers
Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Arizona.New
York: Hastings House, 1940.xxv, 530 p.: ill., maps, b&w
photos; 21 cm.(American Guide Series).
[Chronology: p. 499-501.Bibliography: p.
502-510.Index: p. 521-530.First published in April
1940.Verso of t-p.Sponsored by The Arizona State Teachers
College at Flagstaff.T-p. The Arizona WPA Writers
Project is sponsored by the Arizona State Highway Commission.Verso
Maps: Front endpapers: Tour Key Map.Back
endpapers: Arizona Passenger Transportation Routes.Text
maps of: Bisbee, Phoenix, Phoenix and vicinity, Prescott,
Tombstone, Tucson, Tucson and vicinity, Yuma, Grand Canyon National
Park, and [State Road Map of Arizona] : Map of Arizona in six
Photos: 116 b&w photos by Forman Hanna, Department of
Interior, Farm Security Administration, U.S. Forest Service, etc.
Chapter head- and tail-piece art: unidentified. Two
sketches signed Ross Santee, State Supervisor of the Arizona Project.
Endpapers: front, Tour Key Map; back, Arizona
Passenger Transportation Routes.
Binding: tan cloth with dark brown lettering.
Dustjacket: Title on jacket: ARIZONA: A GUIDE TO THE
SUNSET STATE. Front and spine in red, yellow and brown: photo of
horse and rider in foreground framed by pine trees, looking at the
Grand Canyon? Back: newspaper review excerpt of American Guide Series,
and small b&w drawing of a Native American and his dwelling].
ARKANSAS: A GUIDE TO THE STATE/Compiled by Workers of
the Writers Program of the Work Projects Administration in the
State of Arkansas.New York: Hastings House, 1941.xxvii,
447 p.: ill., maps, b&w photos; 21 cm.(American Guide
[Chronology: p. 391-395.Bibliography: p.
397-407.List of Consultants: p. 408-412.First
published in 1941.Verso of t-p.Sponsored by C.G. Hall,
Secretary of State, Arkansas.T-p.
Maps: Front endpapers: Arkansas: Key to Tours.
Back endpapers: Arkansas: Transportation. Text maps of: El
Dorado, Fort Smith, Hot Springs, Downtown Little Rock, Little Rock
and North Little Rock, Pine Bluff, Pea Ridge Battlefield, and
Map of Arkansas in six sections.
Photos: 107 b&w photos by U.S. Forest Service, Lee,
RothsteinFarm Security Administration, etc.
Chapter head- and tail-piece art: Most of the
drawings are by Clifton King. Fletcher Miller and H.A. Thomas each
contributed two drawings.p. [vii].
Endpapers: front, Arkansas: Key to Tours. Back,
Binding: black cloth with gold lettering.
Dustjacket: Front and spine in black, yellow, and
green: illustration [by Clifton King?] of a mountain valley, river
and bridge, and urban scene. Back: newspaper review excerpt of
American Guide Series and small b&w illustration of rural
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