The Michigan Historical Review

Vol. 32 No. 1               Spring 2006

 

Contents

 

Intracultural Mapmaking by First Nations Peoples in the Great                                     1

Lakes Region: A Historical Review

G. Malcolm Lewis

 

Radical Politics and Constitutional Theory: Senator Jacob M.                                        19

Howard of Michigan and the Problem of Reconstruction

Earl M. Maltz

 

Dreaming of a Decentralized Metropolis: City Planning in                                            33

Socialist Milwaukee

John McCarthy

 

Planning a Transportation System for Metropolitan Detroit in the                             59

Age of the Automobile: The Triumph of the Expressway

Charles K. Hyde

 

"We just don't want to keep on going to useless meetings":                                        97

Community Organizing at Detroit's Jefferson Junior High

School, 1966-1967

Kenneth M. Gold

 

Book Reviews

 

Byron and Wilson. Vintage Views of the Charlevoix-Petoskey Region                        123

Hudson Keenan

 

Caputo. 13 Seconds: A Look Back at the Kent State Shootings                                      124

Joshua D. Cochran

 

Carson. Grit, Noise, and Revolution: The Birth of Detroit Rock 'n' Roll                        125

Steve Waksman

 

Dana, ed. A Fashionable Tour through the Great Lakes and Upper                      ​        126

Mississippi: The 1852 Journal of Juliette Starr Dana

Karen Rubin


Greene. Betty Ford: Candor and Courage in the White House                                             128

Caryn Neumann

 

Halpern. Unions, Radicals, and Democratic Presidents: Seeking Social                            129

Change in the Twentieth Century

Kevin Noble Powers

 

LaGrand. Indian Metropolis: Native Americans in Chicago, 1945-75                                  131

James W. Oberly

 

Lane. Lincoln's "Ready-Made" Soldiers: Saugatuck Area Men in the                                 132

Civil War

Peter Bratt

 

Larabee. They Dynamite Fiend: The Chilling Tale of a Confederate Spy,                          133

Con Artist, and Mass Murderer

Greg Marquis

 

McGreal. Journeyman, Preacher, Pastor, Teacher: Samuel Mazzuchelli,                           135

American Dominican

Keith R. Widder

 

Meints. Michigan Railroad Lines                                                                                             136

H. Roger Grant

 

Mieczkowski. Gerald Ford and the Challenges of the 1970s                                               137

David W. Veenstra

 

Mom. The Electric Vehicle: Technology and Expectations in the                                       138

Automobile Age

Neal V. Hitch

 

Poremba. Detroit: A Motor City History                                                                                 140

Kenneth G. Hafeli

 

Schoon. Calumet Beginnings: Ancient Shorelines and Settlements at the                      141

South End of Lake Michigan

Samuel Barnett

 

Shockley. "We Too Are Americans": African American Women in                         ​           142

Detroit and Richmond, 1940-54

Katherine E. Ellison

 

Sproule-Jones. Restoration of the Great Lakes: Promises, Practices,                                 144

Performances

Dave Dempsey

 

Vaillant. Sounds of Reform: Progressivism and Music in Chicago, 1873-1935                  145

Harry A. Reed

 

Vine. One Man's Castle: Clarence Darrow in Defense of the American                            146

Dream

Jennifer F. McCarley 

 

Widder. Michigan Agricultural College: The Evolution of a Land-Grant                           148

Philosphy, 1855-1925

W. Bruce Leslie

 

Editor's Page                                                                                                                      ​          151