Meet me at the Rocket : a history of the South Carolina State Fair /

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Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator: Stroup, Rodger E. (Author)
Other Authors / Creators:Edgar, Walter B., 1943- writer of foreword.
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
Imprint: Columbia, South Carolina : University of South Carolina Press, [2019]
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Online Access:Click here for full text at JSTOR
Table of Contents:
  • Colonial and Antebellum Fairs, 1720-1865
  • The Fair on Elmwood Avenue, 1869-1903
  • The Greater State Fair, 1904-1920
  • The Colored Fair, 1890-1969
  • The Depression and World War II, 1921-1945
  • "The Grooming Ground of Champions," 1890-1969
  • Integration and the Civic Center, 1946-1964
  • County and Regional Fairs
  • From disaster to a New Vision, 1965-1983
  • Entertainment and the Midway
  • The State Fair into the Twenty-first century, 1984-2019
  • Exhibits and Premiums
  • Icons of the State Fair
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix
  • Notes
  • Index