The Michigan Historical Review

Vol. 25 No. 1               Spring 1999

Contents

 

Articles

 

Mixed-Race Identity in a Nineteenth-Century Family: The                                              1

Schoolcrafts of Sault Ste. Marie, 1824-27

Jeremy Mumford

 

Women and Lay Activism: Aspects of Acculturation in the                                             25

German Lutheran Churches of Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1870-1917

Irene Häderle

 

From Reading Shakespeare to Reforming Burlesque: The                                             44

Minneapolis Woman's Club and the Women's Welfare League,

1907-1930

Leigh Ann Wheeler

 

Jobs and Justice: Detroit, Fair Employment, and Federal                                                76

Activism during the Second World War

Andrew E. Kersten

 

More Than a Union: The Teaching Assistants Association                                              103

and Its 1970 Strike against the University of Wisconsin

Mark D. Van Ells

 

Archival Report

 

The Great Lakes in Philadelphia:                                                                                         125

The American Philosophical Society

Robert S. Cox

 

Bibliography: The New Deal                                                                                    ​            135


Book Reviews

 

Anderson. All-American Anarchist: Joseph A. Labadie and the Labor                              139

Movement.

Joseph A. Rodríguez

 

Anderson, Blanck, and Kivisto, eds. Scandinavian Immigrants                                        140

and Education in North America.

Arthur W. Helweg

 

Blackford and Kerr. BF Goodrich: Tradition and Transformation,                                   141

1870-1995.

Tom Dicke

 

Boyle, ed. Organized Labor and American Politics, 1894-1994: The Labor-                   142

Liberal Alliance.

Warren Van Tine

 

Bukowski. Big Bill Thompson, Chicago, and the Politics of Image.                                 143

Gordon W. Kirk, Jr.

 

Davies. Main Street Blues: The Decline of Small-Town America.                                   144

Robert J. Gough

 

Davis. Frontier Illinois.                                                                                                            145

Kim M. Gruenwald

 

Ellwood. The Fifties Spiritual Marketplace: American Religion in a                               146

Decade of Conflict.

James D. Bratt

 

Erdmans. Immigrants and Ethnics in Polish Chicago, 1976-1990.                                    147

Charles T. Johnson

 

Fiske, Sleeper-Smith, and Wickem, eds. New Faces of the Fur Trade:                  ​         148

Selected Papers of the Seventh North American Fur Trade Conference

David A. Armour

 

Fox and Westbrook, eds. In Face of the Facts: Moral Inquiry in                                      149

American Scholarship.

Richard Cándida Smith

 

Harrigan. The Detroit Tigers: Club and Community, 1945-1995.                                      151

Robert W. Hodge

 

Herek. These Men Have Seen Hard Service: The First Michigan                          153

Sharpshooters in the Civil War.

Carl R. Osthaus

 

Jacoby. Laboring for Freedon: A New Look at the History of                                154

Labor in America.

Daniel Clark

 

Lane and Hart. Painting the Town: A History of Art in Saugatuck                        155

and Douglas

Suzanne Eberle

 

Marty. Daily Life in the United States, 1960-1990: Decades of Discord.              156

William M. Anderson

 

Nichols. Indians in the United States and Canada:                                                 157

A Comparative History

C. L. Higham

 

Olmstead. David Zeisberger: A Life Among the Indians.                                       158

José António Brandäo

 

Ratcliffe. Party Spirit in a Frontier Republic: Democratic Politics in                    159

Ohio, 1793-1821.

James E. Lewis, Jr.

 

Stolberg. Bridging the River of Hatred: The Pioneering Efforts of                      160

Detroit Polics Commissioner George Edwards.

Heather Ann Thompson

 

Wellman. The Union Makes Us Strong: Radical Unionism                                   162

on the San Francisco Waterfront.

Karen Sawislak

 

Wigger. Taking Heaven By Storm: Methodism and the Rise of                           163

Popular Christianity in America.

Glenn Spann

 

Wyman. The Wisconsin Frontier.                                                                              164

Nicole Etcheson

 

Book Notes                                                                                                                   167

 

Editor's Page                                                                                                      ​          169