The Michigan Historical Review

Vol. 32 No. 2               Fall 2006

 

Contents

 

Pontiac: Local Warrior or Pan-Indian Leader?                                                            1

Richard Middleton

 

"Stirring Constantly": 150 Years of Michigan Cookbooks                                        33

Frank Boles

 

Booming Baby Food: Infant Food and Feeding in Post-World                              63

War II America

Amy Bentley

 

Remembering the Renaissance City: Detroit's Bicentennial                                 89

Homecoming Festival and Urban Redevelopment

Julie Longo

 

Research Note

 

Soil Surveys: A Down-to-Earth Source of Cultural Information                            119

Le Roy Barnett

 

Book Reviews

 

Anderson, ed. The View from the Dugout: The Journals of Red Rolfe                 131

P. J. Harrigan

 

Barnett. A Drive Down Memory Lane: The Names State and                              132

Federal Highways of Michigan

H. Roger Grant

 

Dempsey. On the Brink: The Great Lakes in the 21st Century                               133

Margaret Beattie Bogue

 

Douma. Veneklasen Brick: A Family, a Company, and a Unique                  ​       134

Nineteenth-Century Architectural Movement in Michigan

James Schmiechen


Gilman. Henry Hastings Sibley: Divided Heart                                                                      136

John Fierst

 

Grand. "Follow the Flag": A History of the Wabash Railroad Company                            138

Graydon M. Meints

 

Hyde. The Dodge Brothers: The Men, the Motor Cars, and the Legacy                            139

John L. Revitte

 

Jelks. African Americans in the Furniture City: The Struggle for Civil                                141

Rights in Grand Rapids

David Goldberg

 

Jensen. Detroit's Polonia                                                                                                          143

Frank Boles

 

Moskowitz. Standard of Living: The Measure of the Middle Class in                               145

Modern America

Kathleen G. Donohue

 

Roberts. In the Shadow of Detroit: Gordon M. McGregor, Ford of                                   146

Canada, and Motoropolis

Dimitry Anastakis

 

Segal. Recasting the Machine Age: Henry Ford's Village Industries                                 147

Ryan Pettengill

 

Todish and Harburn. A "Most Troublesome Situation": The British                                  149

Military and the Pontiac Indian Uprising of 1763-1764

David Dixon

 

Volti. Cars & Culture: The Life Story of a Technology                                                         150

Neal V. Hitch

 

Books Received                                                                                                                         153

 

Editor's Page                                                                                                                       ​       159