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"Steam train" Maury Graham, hobo — Lawrence W. Davis, Pullman porter — Robert Shields, world's longest diary — Moreese Bickham, prisoner — Miles Mahan, Hula Ville — Roberta Blackgoat, Navajo activist — Louis H. Greving, Grotto of the Redemption — Geneva Tisdale, Woothworth's i.e. Woolworth's lunch counter — Harold C. Cotton, hat blocker — Prophet Blackmon, preacher — Tommie Bass, folk doctor — Donald Bean, dinosaur gardens — Sylvia Rivera and Seymour Pine, Stonewall riots — Mackey E. Brown, door-to-door salesman — Dixie Evans, exotic world — Dick Falk, press agent --Segundo Mugarra, Basque sheepherder — Dewey Chafin and Barbara Elkins, serpent handlers — Leslie Kornfeld and Joe Erber, Mississippi Jews — James Smith, grain scooper — Jim Searles, Brooklyn Elite Checker Club — Hinkel Schillings and Shade Pate, fox hunters — Marie Coombs, newspaper editor — Marta Becket and Tom Willett, Amargosa Opera House — Dan Field, marriage broker — Hallie Stillwell, Justice of the Peace — Percy Brigham, scaffold fisherman — Dick Zimmerman, Dugout Ranch — Lydia Emery, country doctor — Stanley Kilarr, record collector — Marion Walker, Howard & Walker's General Store — George Preston, Preston's filling station — Z.L. Hill, Riverside Hotel — Jim Bishop, castle builder — Matt Kennedy, Coney Island Chamber of Commerce — Mariano and Clara Lucca, Columbus Museum — Mike Gashwazra, religious leader — Dan Barlow, fundamentalist Mormon — Evangeline Calvin, mannequin restorer — Dr. Hepcat, disc jockey — Bill Seward, Jersey Lilly Bar and Cafe — Joe Franklin, talk show host — Fred Bloodgood, side-show pitchman — Augustina Martâinez, healer — Johnny Tocco, boxing trainer — Amos Powers, coon dog graveyard — Charlie DeLeo, maintenance man — Joe Merrill and Hilda Wilkinson, spiritualists — Virginia Belle Brewer, Brewer's Bell Museum.

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Wang, Harvey:
Wang, Harvey
W.W. Norton
New York :
Social life and customs
United states
Photo Essays
United States Biography.
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Trade Cloth
216 p.
9.50x6.94x.96 in. 1.63 lbs.

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