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Table of Contents- Fall 2014 Volume 40, No. 2

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The Michigan Historical Review

Vol. 40 No. 2               Fall 2014

 

Contents

 

Introduction                                                                                                                              vii

                                                      

The Kawbawgam Cases: Native Claims and the                                                                 1

Discovery of Iron in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan

Rebecca J. Mead

 

"This Street is Essentially Mexican": An Oral History                                                        33

of the Mexican American Community of Saginaw,

Michigan, 1920-1980

Steven Rosales

 

"Michigan Men" in the Philippines and the Limits of                                                         63

 Self-Determination in the Progressive Era

Patrick M. Kirkwood

 

Research Notes

 

"Muskrat French": Origins of a Culture,                                                                              87

a Language, and a People

James LaForest

 

An Immigrant's Arrival to Copper Country, Michigan:                                                     101

The 1912 Reminiscences of Petar Stanković

Translated by Stan Granic

 

Book Reviews

 

Richard Adler. Cholera in Detroit: A History.                                                                     115

Serenity Sutherland

 

Denver Brunsman, Joel Stone, and Douglas D,                                                                116

Fisher, eds. Border Crossings: The Detroit River

Region in the War of 1812.

David Curtis Skaggs

 

Vincent Curcio. Henry Ford.                                                                                                 117

Dimitry Anastakis

 

Michael R. Federspiel and Rebecca Zeiss.                                                                        119

Little Traverse Bay: Past and Present.

Susan Paton

 

Trisha Franzen. Anna Howard Shaw:                                                                                 120

The Work of Woman Suffrage.

Shannon M. Risk

 

James F. Goode. A History of the Syrian                                                                           122

Community of Grand Rapids, 1890-1945.

Randa A. Kayyali

 

John Heitmann and Rebecca H. Morales.                                                                        123

Stealing Cars: Technology & Society from the

Model T to the Gran Torino.

Jeffrey S. Adler

 

Charles K. Hyde. Arsenal of Democracy: The                                                                  125

American Automobile Industry in World War II.

Thomas Heinrich

 

———. Images from the Arsenal of Democracy.                                                         126

Susan Paton

 

Jon K. Lauck. The Lost Region: Toward a                                                                         127

Revival of Midwestern History.

Lisa Payne Ossian

 

Jacob E. Nyenhuis and George Harinck, eds.                                                                  128

The Enduring Legacy of Albertus C. Van Raalte.

David Zwart

 

Sarah Jo Peterson. Planning the Homefront:                                                                  130

Building Bombers and Communities at Willow Run.

Georgina Hickey

 

Roger L. Rosentreter. Michigan: A History of                                                                  131

 Explorers, Entrepreneurs, and Everyday People.

Joellen McNergney Vinyard

 

John L. Steckley. The Eighteenth-Century                                                                        133

Wyandot: A Clan-Based Study.

Kenneth C. Carstens

 

Ronald J. Stephens. Idlewild: The Rise, Decline and                                                     134

Rebirth of a Unique African American Resort Town.

Reynolds J. Scott-Childress

 

Paul Taylor. "Old Slow Town": Detroit During the Civil War.                                       136

Sharon A. Roger-Hepburn

 

Books Received                                                                                                                   139 

 

Contributors                                                                                                                  ​       143​