The Image: A Guide to Pseudo-events in America Setting & Symbolism

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Salt Lake City, Utah.

Horace Greeley interviewed Brigham Young, the first interview of its kind with a well-known figure.

Mein Kampf

Biography of Adolph Hitler in which he describes the purpose and use of propaganda in order to "convince the masses" to act in particular ways.

Graphic Revolution

Technological advances that made possible the reproduction and large scale distribution of various kinds of media.

Celebrity Register

A compilation of celebrities based on the degree to which they are known by others for being in the news as well as making news.

Roosevelt Field, New York.

Famous departure site for Charles Lindbergh's historic monoplane flight across the Atlantic Ocean to France.

Leicester, England

Originating point of Thomas Cook's first planned tour by train.

Northern Mexico

Site of the first Hilton hotel called the Chihuahua Hilton. Conrad Hilton took over an existing hotel and offered bus tours and other planned activities for guests.

Paris, France

Site of the Louvre public art museum, founded after the conclusion of the French Revolution in 1789.

London, England

Site of the Crystal Palace Exhibition and Madame Tussaud's wax figure museum.

Statue of David

A statue carved by Michelangelo in which he reported simply removing the excess stone to reveal the form that already existed beneath.

Ramseur, North Carolina

Forty percent of the population belonged to the Bing Crosby club and persuaded the government to name a street after him.

Fenway Park

Home of the Boston Red Sox, it was one of the locations in which Muzak was introduced as background music.

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