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from frontier to urban boom: divorce in old manatee county, florida 1860-1926.

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Date Issued:
1994
Abstract/Description:
presents a historical look at divorce papers and reasons in old manatee county, florida from 1860-1926 to compare them with the nation's reasons.
Title: from frontier to urban boom: divorce in old manatee county, florida 1860-1926.
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Name(s): gibson, pamela n.
palmm (project)
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Bibliography
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: 1994
Physical Form: electronic resource
Extent: v, 179 leaves : ill. ; 29 cm.
Language(s): eng
Abstract/Description: presents a historical look at divorce papers and reasons in old manatee county, florida from 1860-1926 to compare them with the nation's reasons.
Table of Contents: preface -- introduction -- earlier research on divorce in the u.s. -- florida laws concerning divorce -- methodology and sources of the old manatee study -- results of the old manatee study -- "sin city," moonshine whiskey and divorce -- conclusion -- bibliography.
Target Audience: college students and adults.
Identifier: aaa2874 qf, SF00000180 (IID), 2496771 (digitool), usf:36378 (fedora)
Note(s): by pamela nally gibson.
thesis (m.a.)--university of south florida, 1994.
includes bibliographical references (leaves 171-179).
electronic reproduction. [florida] : state university system of florida, palmm project, 2001. (florida heritage collection) mode of access: world wide web. system requirements: internet connectivity; web browser software; adobe acrobat reader to view and print pdf files. electronically reproduced by the university of south florida from a thesis in the main library at the university of south florida, tampa.
Subject(s): divorce -- florida -- manatee county
divorce -- florida -- desoto county
manatee county (fla.) -- social conditions
de soto county (fla.) -- social conditions
manatee -- 12081
de soto -- 12027
sarasota -- 12115
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Host Institution: USF
Other Format:
31235718
Is Part of Series: florida heritage collection.