Professional AssociationsInternational Planning History Society
Urban Affairs Association
Social Science History Association
European Association for Urban History
Society of Architectural Historians Website
American Historical Association
Organization of American Historians
Agricultural History Society
American Studies Association
The American Society for Environmental History
The Centre for Urban History, Leicester University - Main Page
The Centre for Urban History, Leicester University - Library
JournalsJournal of Urban History
The Urban History Review
Member's SitesMichael Ebner
Review Essay: Timothy J. Gilfoyle, "White Cities, Linguistic Turns, and Disneylands: The New Paradigms of Urban History"
Review Essay: Timothy R. Mahoney, "A Bachelor's World: A Review of Howard Chudacoff's The Age of the Bachelor: Creating an American Subculture." H-Urban (December, 2000)
Review Essay: Joel Tarr, "Urban History and Environmental History in the U.S.: Complementary and Overlapping Fields" in Christoph Bernhardt (Ed.),Environmental Problems in European Cities of the 19th and 20th Century (NewYork/Muenchen/Berlin: Waxmann, Muenster)
Gilbert Stelter's Urban History Course: "Reading a Community: Doing Urban History at the Local Level"
H-Urban ReviewsH-Urban review of "The Great Chicago Fire and the Web of Memory" WWW site. Reviews of Perry Duis, Challenging Chicago: Coping With Everyday Life, 1837-1920 (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998) By Doug Knox for H-Urban
Reviews of Perry Duis, Challenging Chicago: Coping With Everyday Life, 1837-1920 (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998) By Patricia Mooney-Melvin for H-SHGAPE (Society for the History of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era)
H-Urban review of Arnold Lewis, An Early Encounter with Tomorrow: Europeans, Chicago's Loop, and the World's Columbian Exposition (Urbana: University of Ilinois Press, 1997)
Review Essay: Timothy R. Mahoney, "A Bachelor's World: A Review of Howard Chudacoff's The Age of the Bachelor: Creating an American Subculture." H_Urban (December, 2000)
H-Urban Posting on Carl Smith, Urban Disorder and the Shape of Belief: The Great Chicago Fire, the Haymarket Bomb, and the Model Town of Pullman (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1995).
New York:"Five Points" WWW site. Narrative and images describing archaeological exploration of New York's notorious "Five Points" slum neighborhood in heart of Manhattan in 19th century.
H-Urban Review of "Five Points" WWW site
H-Net Review of Carl Abbott, Political Terrain: Washington, D.C., from Tidewater Town to Global Metropolis (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1999)
H-Urban Review of Maureen Ogle, All the Modern Conveniences: American Household Plumbing, 1840-1890 (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996)
OAH '98 Roundtable on Crabgrass Frontier: The Suburbanization of the United States (Oxford University Press, 1985). Includes commentaries from Philip Ethington, Ann Keating, and John Logan.
VariousPopulation of the 100 Largest Cities and Other Urban Places in the United States: 1790 TO 1990 U. S. Census Bureau: T I G E R¨ Topologically Integrated Geographic Encoding and Referencing system Home Page
Statue of Liberty
Chicago Landmarks (by the City of Chicago)
New York CityBerenice Abbott, Changing New York 1935-1938
Map and comparative plans showing 88 years growth of the City of New York is inscribed to the citizens by the proprietor, David Longworth
Los AngelesLos Angeles Area Histories:
Venice (CA) History
WPA worker puts the finishing touches on a late-1930s model of downtown Los Angeles. (Photo/courtesy of the California Historical Society Collection/USC Libraries)
DenverDenver Public Library, Western History Photos
Denver City Plan - 1920
Washington DCPolitical Cartoons of Thomas Nast Includes cartoons & history of Tweed Ring.
MLKing Memorial Library Washingtoniana Division Collections
Development of the Central Area West and East of the Capitol