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Empire and colonial cities
Boosterism on the Prairie
Bullock, Map of Salt Lake City (1861)
Burnham and the Philippines
Manila Bay: Plan of Proposed Sea Boulevard (1906)
Manila, P.I.: Plan of Proposed Improvements (1906)
Mapping Ideal American Cities
Plaza 25 de Mayo, Buenos Aires (ca. 1900)
Ruger, Niles, Berrien County, Michigan (1868)
The City Beautiful
Additional Web Resources
Library of Congress. “Colonial and Early America: Exhibitions and Presentations.”
The Newberry Library. “Mapping the French Empire in North America.”
The Newberry Library. “Maps and the Beginnings of Colonial North America.”
Bailey Glasco, Sharon. Constructing Mexico City: Colonial Conflicts over Culture, Space, and Authority. New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Betts, Raymond F., Ross, Robert, Telkamp, Gerard J., eds. Colonial Cities: Essays on Urbanism in a Colonial Context. Dordrecht, Netherlands: M. Nijhoff, 1985.
Brockey, Liam Matthew., eds. Portuguese Colonial Cities in the Early Modern World. Farnham, England: Ashgate Pub. Company, 2008.
Carp, Benjamin L. Rebels Rising: Cities and the American Revolution. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2007.
De Barros, Juanita. Order and place in a colonial city, patterns of struggle and resistance in Georgetown, British Guiana, 1889-1924 Montréal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2003
Eberlein, Harold Donaldson and Cortlandt Van Dyke Hubbard. Portrait of a Colonial City, Philadelphia, 1670-1838. Philadelphia: J.B.Lippincott Company, 1939.
Foglesong, Richard E. Planning the Capitalist City: The Colonial Era to the 1920s. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1986.
Glover, William J. Making Lahore Modern: Constructing and Imagining A Colonial City. Minneapolis: University Of Minnesota Press, 2008.
Home, Robert K. Of Planting and Planning: The Making of British Colonial Cities. London: Spon, 1997.
Kinsbruner, Jay. The Colonial Spanish-American City: Urban Life in the Age of Atlantic Capitalism. Austin: University Of Texas Press, 2005.