The Michigan Historical Review

Vol. 35 No. 2               Fall 2009




Creating an Idyllic Space: Nature, Technology, and Campus                                                     1

Planning at the Michigan Agricultural College, 1850 to 1975

Ted Moore


The "Fighting Fifth": The Fifth Michigan Infantry Regiment                                                        27

in the Civil War's Peninsula Campaign

Thomas E. Sebrell II


The Black Manifesto for Reparations in Detroit: Challenge                                                      53

and Response, 1969

Keith Dye


Research Notes


McGuffey, Ford, Baldwin, and the Jews                                                                                        85

Ronald R. Stockton


The Completion of Michigan's WPA Imprints Inventory:                                                           97

Items Published 1851 to 1876

Le Roy Barnett


Book Reviews


Bartelt. There I Grew Up:                                                                                                                109
Remembering Abraham Lincoln's Indiana Youth.

Edward V. Carroll


Binkowski. Tolerated but Never Accepted: Polish American Officials of                               110
Michigan and Polonia in a World Political Perspective.

John Radzilowski


Brown, Jr. Ninety Years Crossing Lake Michigan: The History of the                                      112

Ann Arbor Car Ferries.

Robert Buerglener


Dunnigan. A Picturesque Situation: Mackinac before                                                                113

Photography, 1615-1860

Susan Sleeper-Smith


Hancks. Scandinavians in Michigan                                                                                              115

J. R. Christianson


Hele, ed. Lines Drawn upon the Water: First Nations and the Great                                      116

Lakes Borders and Borderlands                                                        

José António Brandāo


Jackson. Child of the Sit-Downs: The Revolutionary Life of                                                     118

Genora Dollinger

Kathleen Banks Nutter


Kaunonen. Finns in Michigan                                                                                                        119

Guntis Šmidchens


Kluger. Seizing Destiny: The Relentless Expansion of American Territory                           120

Rebekah M. K. Mergenthal


Mapes. Sweet Tyranny: Migrant Labor, Industrial Agriculture, and                                      122

Imperial Politics

David A. Zonderman


Meija. Latvians in Michigan                                                                                                          123

Guntis Šmidchens


Metress and Metress. Irish in Michigan                                                                                     126

Catherine M. Burns


Peyser and Brandão, eds. Edge of Empire: Documents of                                                     127

Michilimackinac, 1671-1716

Matthew L. Rhoades


Reynolds. "Jiffy": A Family Tradition, Mixing Business and                                                    128

Old-Fasioned Values

Karen Mahar


Rosenberg. War as They Knew It: Woody Hayes, Bo Schembechler, and                          130

America in a Time of Unrest

Scott Beekman


Rubenstein. Making and Selling Cars: Innovation and Change in the                                 131

U.S. Automotive Industry

Michael L. Bromley


Skinner. The Upper Country: French Enterprise in the Colonial                                           133

Great Lakes

Guillame Teasdale


Thomas. Michigan State College: John Hannah and the Creation of a                               1


World University, 1926-1969

Kathleen Anderson Steeves


Trynka. Iggy Pop: Open Up and Bleed                                                                                     136

Montgomery Wolf


Yanik. Maxwell Motor and the Making of the Chrysler Corporation                                  137

Jennifer J. Armiger


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