Cover title; description based on screen of 2003-08-20.
This volume is made possible by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
"This electronic book contains the following additional features not available in the print version: Seventy-five additional images (50 inserted throughout text, 25 in slide shows)"--Copyright and Permissions.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Pictorial journalism in Antebellum America -- Illustrating the news -- Constructing representation, 1866-77 -- Balancing act, 1866-77 -- Reconstructing representation, 1866-77 -- Balancing the unbalanceable, 1878-89.
Transcribed from: Beyond the lines : pictorial reporting, everyday life, and the crisis of gilded-age America. Berkeley : University of California Press, c2002. xxiii, 361 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 0520231031 0520241207