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Author Czitrom, Daniel J., 1951- author
Title New York exposed : the gilded age police scandal that launched the progressive era / Daniel Czitrom
Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2016]
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 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  HV8148.N5 C998 2016    AVAILABLE    30530001312511
Descript xv, 398 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Parkhurst's challenge -- The buttons -- Democratic city, Republican nation -- Anarchy vs. corruption -- A rocky start -- Managing vice, extorting business -- "Reform never suffers from frankness" -- "A landslide, a tidal wave, a cyclone" -- Endgames -- Epilogue: the Lexow effect
Subject Parkhurst, C. H. (Charles Henry), 1842-1933
Police corruption -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century
Vice control -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century
Political corruption -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 19th century
Progressivism (United States politics) -- History -- 19th century
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 1865-1898
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