For Further Reading


Bellah, Robert N. The Broken Covenant: American Civil Religion in Time of Trial. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1975.

Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. The First Twenty-Five Years. Williamsburg: CWF, 1951.

Fisher, Phillip. The New American Studies: From Myth to Rhetoric. (xroads.virginia.edu)

Foster, Andrea. They're Turning the Town All Upside Down. dissertation from George Washington University, 1993.

Goodwin, Rutherfoord. A Brief and True Report for the Traveller Concerning Williamsburg in Virginia. Williamsburg: CWF, 1935.

Handler, Richard and Eric Gable. The New History in an Old Museum. Durham: Duke University Press, 1997.

Hayes, Elizabeth. "Notes on the Background and Beginning of the Restoration of Colonial Williamsburg" CWF Archives (1933).

Kammen, Michael. Mystic Chords of Memory: The Transformation of Tradition in American Culture. New York: Vintage Books, 1991.

Kopper, Philip. Colonial Williamsburg. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1986.

Olmert, Michael. Official Guide to Colonial Williamsburg. Williamsburg: CWF, 1998.

Rouse, Parker, Jr. Cows on the Campus: Williamsburg in Bygone Days. Richmond: Dietz Press, 1973.

Stevens, William Oliver. Old Williamsburg and Her Neighbors. New York: Dodd Mead and Company, 1938.

Williamsburg Garden Club. A Williamsburg Scrapbook. Richmond: Dietz Printing Company, 1932.

WPA, Virginia: A Guide to the Old Dominion. New York: Oxford University Press, 1940.

Yetter, George Humphrey. Williamsburg Before and After: The Rebirth of Virginia's Colonial Capital. Williamsburg: CWF, 1988.

Resources for Marketing and Advertising section :

#1 Perry, William G., Architectural Record: "Williamsburg Restoration Builds an Inn" pp.67-75, Vol 82, Oct., 1937/

#2 Architectural Record: "The Excavations at Williamsburg" pp. 16-17, Jan. 1931.

#3 Architectural Record: "The Restoration of Colonial Williamsburg in Virginia" pp.356-425, Vol78, Dec., 1935.

#4 Williamsburg, Virginia, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Archives, Dr. W.A.R. Goodwin records, Publicity- "In Beautiful Colonial Williamsburg" Chesapeake and Ohio Timetables, Sept 24, 1939.

#5 Williamsburg, Virginia, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Archives, Dr. W.A.R. Goodwin records, Publicity-"Williamsburg Virginia" - Pamphlet- The Chesapeake & Ohio Lanes

#7 Williamsburg, Virginia, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Archives, Dr. W.A.R. Goodwin records, Publicity- The Automobilist: "The Restoration of Colonial Williamsburg" pp. 4-5, April 1937.

#8 Williamsburg, Virginia, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Archives, Dr. W.A.R. Goodwin records, Publicity- Fox, Frances Margaret, American Motorist: "Williamsburg-Our Royal City of Old Virginia" pp. 6, 30, 31, 43, & 44. Sept, 1931.

#9 Williamsburg, Virginia, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Archives, Dr. W.A.R. Goodwin records, Publicity- The Automobilist: "Natural Wonder Land" p. 5 and 12, April, 1938.

#11 Williamsburg, Virginia, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Archives, Dr. W.A.R. Goodwin records, Publicity-Better Homes and Gardens: "Tour Of Virginia with Carveth Wells," p. 4. April, 1941.

#13 Williamsburg, Virginia, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Archives, Dr. W.A.R. Goodwin records, Publicity- "Visit Restored Williamsburg" - Brochure advertisement - Chesapeake and Ohio Lines - Aug 7. 1938.

#14 Williamsburg, Virginia, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Archives, Dr. W.A.R. Goodwin records, Publicity- "This Colonial Capital Lives in Restoration" - Chesapeake and Ohio Lines, 1938.

#15 Williamsburg, Virginia, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Archives, Dr. W.A.R. Goodwin records, Publicity- "Visit Historic Williamsburg" - Baltimore and Ohio Railroad

#16 House Beautiful, "The new Williamsburg Inn," pp.24-25, Vol 79, 1937.

#18 Brown, Barbara Trigg. Good Housekeeping: "The Restoration of Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia" pp.70, 71, &125, Nov., 1934.

#19 Brown, Barbara Trigg. Good Housekeeping: "A Small House Restored in Old Williamsburg" pp.78 Dec., 1934.

#24 Drewry, John E., Some Magazines and Magazine Makers The Stratford Co., Boston, 1924.

#25 Mott, Frank Luther, A History of American Magiazines, 1885 - 1905 Harvard University Press, Vol IV, 1957

#26 Paterson, Theodore. Magazines in the 20th Century University of Illinois Press, Urbana. 1964.

#27 Tebbel, John and Zuckerman, Mary Ellen, The Magazine in America 1941-1990 Oxford University Press, 1991.

#28 Taylor, Thomas H., Williamsburg Restoraiton and its Reception by the Public 1926-1942. UMI, 1989.