Collection Number: D-587

Research materials for Feldman's books When the Mississippi Ran Backwards: Empire, Intrigue, Murder, and the New Madrid Earthquakes and Manufacturing Hysteria: A History of Scapegoating, Surveillance, and Secrecy in Modern America. The collection also includes audio tapes of oral histories of Japanese Americans.
Extent

13 linear feet

Biography

Jay Feldman is the author of When the Mississippi Ran Backwards: Empire, Intrigue, Murder, and the New Madrid Earthquakes (2005), Suitcase Sefton and the American Dream (2006), Manufacturing Hysteria: A History of Scapegoating, Surveillance, and Secrecy in Modern America (2011), and Hitting: An Official Major League Baseball Book (1991).

Inclusive Dates

circa 1980-2010

Subject

Language and Literature

Access

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