The Michigan Historical Review

Vol. 33 No. 2               Fall 2007




Calm or Conflicted? Labor-Management Relations on                                                      1

Michigan's Iron Ranges in the Nineteenth Century

Terry S. Reynolds


Hisotyr on Stage: The Detroit Players, Prohibition, and the                                             47

Great Depression

Marijean Levering


Constructing the Homeland: Dutch Americans and the                                                    81

Netherlands Information Bureau during the 1940s

David Zwart


"Breaking the Plane": Integration and Black Protest in                                                     101

Michigan State University Football during the 1960s

John Matthew Smith


Crashing the Party: The Ill-Fated 1968 Presidential                                                            131

Campaign of Governor George Romney

Chris Bachelder


Book Reviews


Barry. The Midwest Goes to War: The 32nd Division in the Great War                           163

Richard F. Kehrberg


Curtis. Black Muslim Religion in the Nation of Islam, 1960-1975                                     164

Curtis J. Evans


Erenberg. The Greatest Fight of Our Generation: Louis vs. Schmeling                          166

Laurie A. Woodard


Finkelman and Hershock, eds. The History of Michigan Law                               ​            167

Matthew Lawrence Daley

Friday. Among the Sturdy Pioneers: The Birth of the Cheboygan Area as a                     168

Lumbering Community, 1778-1935

Jeremy W. Kilar


Georgakas. My Detroit: Growing Up Greek and American in Motor City                         170

Dejan Kralj


Gile and Marzolf. Fascination with Fiber: Michigan's Handweaving                                 171


Gail Fowler Mohanty


Gray. "I Will Fear No Evil": Ojibwa-Missionary Encounters along the                               173

Berens River, 1875-1940

Cary Miller


Green. Selling the Race: Culture, Community, and Black Chicago,                                   174


Perry R. Duis


Green. Death in the Haymarket: A Story of Chicago, the First Labor                                175

Movement, and the Bombing that Divided Gilded Age America

Charles Postel


Kersten. Labor's Home Front: The American Federation of                                                177

Labor during World War II

Greg Geddes


Kessler-Harris. Gendering Labor History                                                                               178

Joshua R. Greenberg


Lehto. Death's Door: The Truth behind Michigan's Largest Mass Murder                       179

Paul A. Lubotina


Leikin. The Practical Utopians: American Workers and the Cooperative                         180

Movement in the Gilded Age

Thomas Mackaman


Parker, ed. The Sound the Stars Make Rushing through the Sky: The                       ​       182

Writings of Jane Johnston Schoolcraft

John Fierst

Rowe, ed. Old Hopes for a New Place: The Legacy of Arend D.                            184

Lubbers at Grand Valley State University

Richard H. Harms


Salvatore. Singing in a Strange Land: C. L. Franklin, the Black                             185

Church, and the Transformation of America

Bettye Collier-Thomas


Satler. Two Tales of a City: Rebuilding Chicago's Architectural and                    187

Social Landscape, 1986-2005

J. Philip Gruen


Sinyai. Schools of Democracy: A Political History of the American                     189

Labor Movement

Wilson J. Warren


Wehrle. Between a River and a Mountain: The AFL-CIO and the                        190

Vietnam War

Andrew E. Kersten


Wiggins, ed. Out of the Shadows: A Biographical History of                               191

African American Athletes

Brad D. E. Jarvis


Yuill. Richard Nixon and the Rise of Affirmative Action:                                       192

The Pursuit of Racial Equality in an Era of Limits

Greta De Jong


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