The Michigan Historical Review

Vol. 28 No. 1               Spring 2002

Contents

 

Articles

 

Disabilities of Marriage: Gender and Law                                                                         1

in Antebellum Michigan

Debra A. Viles

 

"Behold me a sojourner in the wilderness": Early                                                           33

Encounters with the Georgian Bay

Claire Campbell

 

"An Economic 'Frankenstein'": UAW Workers' Responses                                           63

to Automation at the Ford Brook Park Plant in the 1950s

Steve Meyer

 

Research Notes

 

A War Council for the Drawing Room: Arent                                                                  91

Schuler de Peyster's "Speech to the Western Indians"

Martin W. Walsh

 

Who Owns Sault Ste. Marie?                                                                                             109

Theresa Schenck

 

Bibliography

 

Putting the Spotlight on Headlight                                                                                   121

Le Roy Barnett

 

Book Reviews

 

Abraham and Shryock, eds. Arab Detroit: From Margin to Mainstream                  ​ 125

James Goode

 

Allen and Allen. Tenderness and Turmoil: Letters to a German                                        126

Mother, 1914-1920

Steven M. Nolt

 

Arrathoon and Davio. Jody's Michigan Adventures                                                             127

Renay Scott

 

Baldwin. Henry Ford and the Jews: The Mass Production of Hate                                   128

Sidney M. Bolkosky

 

Barnard, ed. Ten Years with Custer: A Seventh Cavalryman's Memoirs                         130

Curt Johnson

 

Berger. A Milwaukee Woman's Life on the Left: The Autobiography                              131

of Meta Berger

Stephen Burwood

 

Bibb. The Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, an American Slave                                  132

E. A. S. Demers

 

Birmingham and Eisenberg. Indian Mounds of Wisconsin                                               133

Kathleen M. W. Thomas

 

Bjorn. Before Motwon: A History of Jazz in Detroit, 1920-1960                                        135

Sherrie Tucker

 

Bodnar. Our Towns: Remembering Community in Indiana                                              136

Andrea R. Foroughi

 

Douglas. Uppermost Canada: The Western District and the Detroit                              137

Frontier, 1800-1850

Colin Read

 

Dunnigan. Frontier Metropolis: Picturing Early Detroit, 1701-1838                                   138

Andrew R. L. Cayton

 

Endres. Rosie the Rubber Worker: Women Workers in Akron's Rubber                        139

Factories during World War II

Barbara Speas Havira

 

Holmio. History of the Finns in Michigan                                                                    ​         140

Melvin G. Holli

 
 

Prokopowicz. All for the Regiment: The Army of the Ohio, 1861-1862                                 152

Christopher S. Stowe

 

Schmiechen. Off the Record: The Unpublished Photographs of Bill Simmons,                154

a Pictorial History of Saugatuck in the '40s and '50s

Jerry L. Foust

 

Smith and Stolberg. Looking beyond Race: The Life of Otis Milton Smith                       155

Bernadetter Pruitt

 

Swierenga. Dutch Chicago: A History of the Hollanders in the Windy City                      157

Trudy V. Selleck

 

Walker and Wilson. The Idlewild Community: Black Eden                                                 158

Arvarh E. Strickland

 

Wolcott. Remaking Respectability: African American Women in Interwar                     159

Detroit

Richard W. Thomas

 

Editor's Page                                                                                                                        ​      161