History, Am.: 19th C.



link to catalog page BARCLAY, The Mark of Slavery

The Mark of Slavery

Disability, Race, and Gender in Antebellum America

Author: Jenifer L. Barclay
Pub Date: April 2021

Exploring the disability history of slavery   learn more...
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link to catalog page BAILEY, Unbinding Gentility

Unbinding Gentility

Women Making Music in the Nineteenth-Century South

Author: Candace Bailey
Pub Date: April 2021

Hearing southern women in the pauses of history   learn more...
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link to catalog page CALDEMEYER, Union Renegades

Union Renegades

Miners, Capitalism, and Organizing in the Gilded Age

Author: Dana M. Caldemeyer
Pub Date: January 2021

The self-interest behind joining, or not joining, a union   learn more...
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link to catalog page STRICKER, American Unemployment

American Unemployment

Past, Present, and Future

Author: Frank Stricker
Pub Date: June 2020

Lies your economists told you—and the truths that can change the nation   learn more...
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link to catalog page WILSON, Herndon's Informants

Herndon's Informants

Letters, Interviews, and Statements about Abraham Lincoln

Author: Edited by Douglas L. Wilson and Rodney O. Davis
Pub Date: Cloth: 1998; Paper: October 2020

The collected, annotated accounts of Lincoln's early life   learn more...
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link to catalog page MOTT, Lucretia Mott Speaks

Lucretia Mott Speaks

The Essential Speeches and Sermons

Author: Lucretia Mott Edited by Christopher Densmore, Carol Faulkner, Nancy Hewitt, and Beverly Wilson Palmer
Pub Date: Cloth: April 2017; Paper: September 2020

An invaluable collection of the iconic reformer's words and works   learn more...
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link to catalog page NIELSEN, Money, Marriage, and Madness

Money, Marriage, and Madness

The Life of Anna Ott

Author: Kim E. Nielsen
Pub Date: June 2020

A female physician battling oppression and the law in the nineteenth-century Midwest   learn more...
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link to catalog page MACKAY, Prophetic Authority

Prophetic Authority

Democratic Hierarchy and the Mormon Priesthood

Author: Michael Hubbard MacKay
Pub Date: April 2020

Understanding how a prophet's voice shaped early Mormonism   learn more...
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link to catalog page LAMPERT, Starring Women

Starring Women

Celebrity, Patriarchy, and American Theater, 1790-1850

Author: Sara E. Lampert
Pub Date: November 2020

Women pushing the limits of public life in pre-Civil War America   learn more...
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link to catalog page WOOD, Upon the Altar of Work

Upon the Altar of Work

Child Labor and the Rise of a New American Sectionalism

Author: Betsy Wood
Pub Date: September 2020

The North-South divide over child labor, 1850–1939   learn more...
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