The Michigan Historical Review

Vol. 29 No. 2               Fall 2003

Contents

 

Articles

 

"The Committee...has stood out against coercion": The Reinvention 

of Detroit Americanization, 1915-1931                                                                                                 1

Anne Brophy

 

The Legacy of an Ojibwe "Lumber Chief": David Shoppenagon                                                           41

Robert M. Hendershot

 

Commercial Indians: Authenticity, Nature, and Industrial Capitalism

in Advertising at the Turn of the Twentieth Century                                           71

Kevin C. Armitage

 

"Free Commoners by Law": Tradition, Transition, and the Closing

of the Range in Antebellum Michigan                                                                              97

Martin J. Hershock

 

Working for Democracy: Working-Class African-American                                                125

Women, Citizenship, and Civil Rights in Detroit, 1940-1954

Megan Taylor Shockley

 

Exhibition Review

Shared Waters: Natives and French Newcomers on the Great Lakes                                                           159

Sean O'Neill


Book Reviews

Arrathoon. Magical Adventures in Michigan.                                                                          163

Renay M. Scott


Barnard. Independent Man: The Life of Senator James Couzens                                     164

Susan Stein-Roggenbuck

 

Barnett and Rosentreter. Michigan's Early Military Forces: A Roster and                      165

History of Troops Activated Prior to the American Civil War

Christopher M. Paine

 

Beck. Siege and Survival: History of the Menominee Indians, 1634-1856                       166

Michael J. Sherfy

 

Brandt. Chicago Death Trap: The Iroquois Theatre Fire of 1903                                       167

Gerald A. Danzer

 

Foss_Mollan. Hard Water: Politics and Water Supply in Milwaukee,                             168

1870-1995

Karin D. Ellison

 

Gough. Fighting Sail on Lake Huron and Georgian Bay: The War of                               170

1812 and Its Aftermath

Claire Campbell

 

Hyde. Riding the Roller Coaster: A History of the Chrysler Corporation                        171

Jeffrey R. Yost

 

Jezierski. Enterprising Images: The Goodridge Brothers, African                                    172

American Photographers, 1847-1922

Matthew D. Mason

 

Lyon. The Kalamazoo Automobilist                                                                                      173

Charles K. Hyde

 

Morris. Baseball Fever: Early Baseball in Michigan                                                           175

Angelo J. Louisa

 

Nesper. The Walleye War: The Struggle for Ojibwe Spearfishing                         ​         176

and Treaty Rights

Brad Martin

 

Rauhauser and Magid. Bob-Lo Revisited                                                                            177

Saralee Howard


Sherman. Beyond the Windswept Dunes: The Story of the Maritime Muskegon          179

Peter Bratt

 

Wargin and McCullough. Voelker's Pond: A Robert Traver Legacy                                 180

Peter T. Koper

 

Editor's Page                                                                                                                   ​          183

 

Conference Announcement and Registration Form                                                          185