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The Pennsylvania County Fair: A Snapshot of America at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

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dc.contributor.advisor Dorsey, Bruce
dc.contributor.advisor Azfar, Farid
dc.contributor.author Duda, Sarah
dc.date.accessioned 2021-08-04T18:09:02Z
dc.date.available 2021-08-04T18:09:02Z
dc.date.issued 2013
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10066/23737
dc.description.abstract This paper explores the controversial popularity of horse races at Pennsylvania agricultural fairs at the turn of the twentieth century. While the excitement of horse races and the gambling that surrounded them attracted large crowds to fairs, agriculturists were angered by their detraction from agricultural exhibits and moralists mortified by the gambling. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Swarthmore College. Dept. of History en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.rights Full copyright to this work is retained by the student author. It may only be used for non-commercial, research, and educational purposes. All other uses are restricted.
dc.title The Pennsylvania County Fair: A Snapshot of America at the Turn of the Twentieth Century en_US
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