The Michigan Historical Review

Vol. 38 No. 2               Fall 2012

 

Contents

 

Introduction                                                                                                                            vii

 

"The More Noise They Make": Odawa and Ojibwe                                                          1

Encounters with American Missionaries in Northern

Michigan, 1837-1871

Michelle Cassidy

 

Old Friends and New Foes: French Settlers and Indians                                               35

in the Detroit River Border Region

Guillaume Teasdale

 

A Mormon in Babylon: George Romney as Secretary                                                    63

of HUD, 1969-1973

Roger Biles

 

Research Notes

 

Looking from the Outside In: Preparation for Democratic                                             91

Citizenship in a 1925 Michigan High-School Yearbook

Erica R. Hamilton

 

The 1939 Trial of Raymond Tessmer: Exemplar                                                               107

of UAW Factionalism

Robert P. Davidow

 

Book Reviews

 

Bak. Detroitland: A Collection of Movers, Shakers, Lost Souls, and                            123

History Makers from Detroit's Past.

Joellen Vinyard

 

Baldwin. Becoming Wilderness: Nature, History, and the Making of                    ​      125

Isle Royale National Park.

Erik Nordberg


Cleland et al. Faith in Paper: The Ethnohistory and Litigation of                                          126

Upper Great Lakes Indian Treaties.

Andrew Dietzel

 

Decker. Northern Michigan Asylum: A History of the Traverse                                              128

City State Hospital.

Anouska Bhattacharyya

 

Dempsey. Michigan and the Civil War: A Great and Bloody Sacrifice.                                  129

John Daley

 

Fitzgerald. Elly Peterson: "Mother" of the Moderates.                                                              131

Whitney Strub

 

Fox. Everyday Klansfolk: White Protestant Life and the KKK in                                              132

1920s Michigan.

Leonard J. Moore

 

Greenleaf. Monopoly on Wheels: Henry Ford and the Selden                                               134

Automobile Patent.

David N. Lucsko

 

Jortner. The Gods of Prophetstown: The Battle of Tippecanoe and the                                135

Holy War for the American Frontier.

David A. Nichols

 

Kurlansky. Hank Greenberg: The Hero Who Didn't Want to Be One.                                    137

Glenn C. Altschuler

 

Lehto. Chrysler's Turbine Car: The Rise and Fall of Detroit's                                                   138

Coolest Creation.

R. D. Jones

 

Liblong. Answering the Call to Duty: Saving Custer, Heroism at                                            140

Gettysburg, POWs and other Stories of Michigan's Small Town

Soldiers in the Civil War.

Jack Dempsey

 

Lubig. Maltese in Michigan.                                                                                                           141

Michael J. Douma

 

Pedley. The Life and Work of Francis Willey Kelsey: Archaeology,                             ​           142

Antiquity, and the Arts.

Christine Drewel


Rogers. Apostles of Equality: The Birneys, the Republicans, and the                                 144

Civil War.

John Fierst

 

Vinyard. Right in Michigan's Grassroots: From the KKK to the                                            145

Michigan Militia.

Joshua D. Freilich

 

Wheeler. Cultivating Regionalism: Higher Education and the                                             147

Making of the American Midwest.

Melissa Ladd Teed

 

Contributors                                                                                                                           ​       149