The Michigan Historical Review
Vol. 40 No. 1 Spring 2014
A Producer's Republic: Rural Zoning, Land Use, and 1
Citizenship in the Great Lakes Cutover, 1920-1940
Mixing It Up: Michigan Barmaids Fight For Civil Rights 27
Amy Holtman French
A Landscape of Ruin and Repair: Parks, Potatoes, and 49
Detroit's Environmental Past, 1879-1900
Joseph Stanhope Cialdella
2013 Graduate Student Essay Winner:
A Woman's Place is in Her Union: The UAW's 1944 73
National Women's Conference and Women's Labor Activism
Into the Heart of Dixie: Franklin Fox and the 15th Michigan 97
H. Jason Combs, Donald Maness, and Sally McVey
Peter H. Ayersinger. Representation and Inequality in 107
Late Nineteenth-Century America: The Politics of Apportionment.
Stephen A. Jones
Marlon M. Bailey. Butch Queens Up in Pumps: Gender, 108
Performance, and Ballroom Culture in Detroit.
M. Reuel Friedman
E. N. Brandt. We Called It MAG-nificent: Dow 110
Chemical and Magnesium, 1916-1998.
John K. Smith
Joe T. Darden and Richard Thomas. Detroit: Race Riots, 111
Racial Conflicts, and Efforts to Bridge the Racial Divide.
Ronnie A. Dunn
Don Faber. The Boy Governor: Stevens T. Mason and the 112
Birth of Michigan Politics.
David G. Chardavoyne
Karl S. Hele, ed. The Nature of Empires and the Empires 114
of Nature: Indigenous Peoples and the Great Lakes Environment.
James D. Rice
Mark Hoffman, ed. Among the Enemy: A Michigan 115
Soldier's Civil War Journal
Julie A. Mujic
Brian Hosmer and Larry Nesper, eds. Tribal Worlds: 117
Critical Studies in Indian Nation Building.
Dawn G. Marsh
Kenneth Jolly. By Our Own Strength: William Sherrill, 118
the UNIA, and the Fight for African American Self-Determination
Alan Scot Willis
Edward Lorenz. Civic Empowerment in an Age of Corporate Greed. 119
Brittany Bayless Fremion
Graydon M. Meints. Railroads for Michigan. 121
Russell D. Jones
Jayne Morris-Crowther. The Political Activities of Detroit 122
Clubwomen in the 1920s: A Challenge and a Promise.
Todd E. Robinson. A City within a City: The Black Freedom 124
Struggle in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Andrea A. Burns
Aaron Shapiro. The Lure of the North Woods: Cultivating 125
Tourism in the Upper Midwest.
Dana Elizabeth Weiner. Race and Rights: Fighting Slavery 127
and Prejudice in the Old Northwest, 1830-1870.
Douglas R. Egerton
Christopher W. Wells. Car Country: An Environmental History. 128
Books Received 131