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The Michigan Historical Review

Vol. 21 No. 1               Spring 1995

Contents

 

A Pocket of Freedom: Blacks In                                                                   1

Covert, Michigan, In The

Nineteenth Century

Anna-Lisa Cox

 

Laura Haviland: Neglected Heroine                                                           19

Of The Underground Railroad

Anthony Patrick Glesner

 

Coeducation And Gender Differentiation                                                 49

In Teacher Training: Western

State Normal School, 1904-1929

Barbara Speas Havira

 

The Trek West: Early Travel                                                                         83

Narratives And Perceptions

Of The Frontier

Martha Pallante

 

Research Notes and Documents

 

Lois Bryan Adams and the Household Department                            ​    101

of the Michigan Farmer

Evelyn Leasher


Teacher's Section

 

Standing on the Shoulders of the Pioneers: Life                                        121

On the Michigan Frontier

Dennis J. Thavenet

 

Nancy Y. Stone: Michigan Author                                                                 136

Mary Dejong Obuchowski

 

Review of Materials:

            Using Native American Tribal Beliefs to Teach                              143

            About the Environment

            Rebecca Bales

 

            Classroom Activities and Michigan's First Ladies                          147

            Susan Steffel

 

            Westward Migration                                                                          151

            Betty J. Mattson

 

Article Synopses                                                                                             154

Barbara Moore

 

Book Reviews

 

Brown, Jennifer S.H., W.J. Eccles, and Donald P. Heldman, eds.            161

The Fur Trade Revisited: Selected Papers of the Sixth North

American Fur Trade Conference, Mackinac Island, Michigan, 1991

James P. Rhonda

 

Cole, Charles C., Jr. Lion of the Forest: James B. Finley, Frontier           164

Reformer

Georgina Hickey

 

Gramm, Kent. Gettysburg: A Meditation on War and Values                165

Robert Patrick Bender

 

Hartley, W. Douglas. Otto Ping: Photographer of Brown County,        166​

Indiana, 1900-1940

Kent Kirby


Herron, Jerry. AfterCulture: Detroit and the Humiliation of History                     168

Joellen Mcnergney Vinyard

 

Kamuda, Alan R. Hands Across Michigan: Tradition Bearers                                169

Deborah L. Miller

 

Meyer, Melissa L. The White Earth Tragedy: Ethnicity and                                    171

Dispossession at a Minnesota Anishinaabe Reservation, 1889-1920

Tim E. Holzkamm

 

Morand, Lynn L. Craft Industries at Fort Michilimackinac, 1715-1781                    172

Gary W. Burbridge

 

Stonehouse, Frederick. Wreck Ashore: The United States Life-                           173

Saving Service on the Great Lakes

David T. Glick

 

Swierenga, Robert P. The Forerunners: Dutch Jewry in the North                       174

American Diaspora

Annemieke Galema

 

Thurner, Arthur W. Strangers and Sojourners: A History of                                  175

Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula

Larry Lankton

 

Way, Peter. Workers and the Digging of North American Canals,                     177

1780-1860

John P. Beck

 

Woodford, Arthur M. Tonnancour: Life in Grosse Pointe and Along                  179

The Shores of Lake St. Clair

Jeremy W. Kilar

 

Book Notes                                                                                                                   182

 

Editor's Page                                                                                                                183

 

Letters to the Editor                                                                                     ​               184