The Michigan Historical Review

Vol. 26 No. 1               Spring 2000

Contents

 

Articles

 

Achilles' Heel: The Vietnam War and George Romney's Bid                                          1

for the Presidency, 1967 to 1968

Andrew L. Johns

 

Thomas W. Palmer: A Michigan Senator's                                                                        31

"Masterly Argument" for Women's Suffrage

Lawrence E. Ziewacz

 

"Toledo Is a Good Town for Working People": Richard T.                                             45

Gosser and the UAW's Fight for Pensions

Timothy G. Borden

 

Making Migrants an Asset: The Detroit Urban League-                                                 67

Employters Alliance in Wartime Detroit, 1916 to 1919

Njeru Murage

 

Photographic Essay                                                                                                              95

 

Bibliographies

 

Broadside Press of Detroit                                                                             ​                     107

 

Michigan History                                                                                                                   125

 

Archival Reports

 

The Bentley Historical Library: Recent                                                                              129

Collecting Emphases

Thomas E. Powers

 
 

The Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan                                              137

University Archives

Marcus C. Robyns

 

Local History Department: Grand Rapids Public Library                                         145

Gordon Olson

 

Book Reviews

 

Berlin. Many Thousands Gone: The First Two Centuries of                                    149

Slavery in North America

Sharla M. Fett

 

Child. Boarding School Seasons: American Indian Families, 1900-1940              150

Rebecca Bales

 

Chute. The Legacy of Shingwaukonse: A Century of Native Leadership              151

Anton Treuer

 

Contosta. Lancaster, Ohio 1800-2000: Frontier Town to Edge City                      153

Lorle Porter

 

Davis. Moving the Mountain: The Women's Movement in                                     153

America since 1960

M. Christine Anderson

 

Diner. A Very Different Age: Americans of the Progressive Era                             154

Lynn Mapes

 

Gerring. Party Ideologies in America, 1828-1996                                                      155

Samuel T. McSeveney

 

Greene. Pure and Simple Politics: The American Federation of                            156

Labor and Political Activism, 1881-1917

Brian O'Donnell, S. J.

 

Higdon. Leopold and Loeb: The Crime of the Century                                  ​          158

David M. Wrobel

 

Leasher, ed. Letter from Washington, 1863-1865, by Lois Bryn Adams                159

Steven Tripp


Lee. For Freedom's Sake: The Life of Fannie Lou Hamer.                                                           161

Selika Ducksworth Lawton

 

Middleton. Landmarks of the Iron Road: Two Centuries of North                                           162

American Railroad Engineering

H. Roger Grant

 

Miller. Tin Stackers: The History of the Pittsburgh Steamship Company                               163

Kathy S. Mason

 

Nawrocki. Art in Detroit Public Places                                                                                          164

Barron M. Hirsch

 

Parker. Purifying America: Women, Cultural Reform, and Pro-censorship                            165

Activism, 1873-1933

Kate Wittenstein

 

Perkins. Border Life: Experience and Memory in the Revolutionary Ohio Valley                 166

Sarah J. Purcell

 

Rosenzweig and Thelen. The Presence of the Past: Popular Uses of                                     167

History in American Life

David C. Duke

 

Sanders. Roots of Reform: Farmers, Workers, and the American                                          168

State, 1877-1917

Thomas C. Mackey

 

Schmiechen. Raising the Roof: An Architectural History of the                                              169

Buildings and Architecture in the Saugatuck and Douglas Area

Keith A. Sculle

 

Sugden. Tecumseh: A Life                                                                                                             171

Sean O'Neill

 

Thompson. A Sailor's Logbook: A Season Aboard Great                                                        172

Lakes Freighters

Shirley J. Burton

 

Thurber. The Politics of Equality: Hubert H. Humphrey and                                      ​             173

the African American Freedom Struggle

Barbara Dianne Savage


Vargas. Proletarians of the North: A History of Mexican Industrial                                   174

Workers in Detroit and the Midwest, 1917-1933

Michael J. Yavenditti

 

Widder. Battle for the Soul: Métis Children Encounter Evangelical                                  175

Protestants at Mackinaw Mission, 1823-1837

Larry Burt

 

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