History, Am.: 19th C.



link to catalog page STANLEY, Grand Army of Labor

Grand Army of Labor

Workers, Veterans, and the Meaning of the Civil War

Author: Matthew E. Stanley
Pub Date: April 2021

Enlisting memory in a new fight for freedom   learn more...
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Author: Brooks Blevins
Pub Date: October 2021

The Ozarks from the late nineteenth century to the early twenty-first century   learn more...
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Journalism and Jim Crow

White Supremacy and the Black Struggle for a New America

Author: Edited by Kathy Roberts Forde and Sid Bedingfield
Pub Date: November 2021

A pioneering work on the role of the press in building--and opposing--Jim Crow   learn more...
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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 HOLDEN, Surviving Southampton

Surviving Southampton

African American Women and Resistance in Nat Turner's Community

Author: Vanessa M. Holden
Pub Date: July 2021

The local community around the Nat Turner rebellion   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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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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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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