History, Am.: 19th C.



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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Author: Marc Shell
Pub Date: Cloth: 2013; Paper: October 2018

A thoughtful exploration of the meanings and metaphors of American money   learn more...
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link to catalog page HERNDON, Herndon's Lincoln Author: William H. Herndon and Jesse W. Weik
Pub Date: Cloth: 2006; Paper: August 2016

The foundational Lincoln biography, with essential updates and a wealth of added material   learn more...
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link to catalog page GOYENS, Beer and Revolution

Beer and Revolution

The German Anarchist Movement in New York City, 1880-1914

Author: Tom Goyens
Pub Date: Cloth: 2007; Paper: November 2014

Understanding an infamous political movement’s grounding in festivity and defiance   learn more...
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link to catalog page ALEXANDER, African or American?

African or American?

Black Identity and Political Activism in New York City, 1784-1861

Author: Leslie M. Alexander
Pub Date: Cloth: 2008; Paper: January 2012

The struggle for black identity in antebellum New York   learn more...
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link to catalog page BERRY, “Swing the Sickle for the Harvest Is Ripe”

“Swing the Sickle for the Harvest Is Ripe”

Gender and Slavery in Antebellum Georgia

Author: Daina Ramey Berry
Pub Date: Cloth: 2007; Paper: 2010

Examining how labor and economy shaped family life for both women and men among the enslaved   learn more...
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link to catalog page CUTLER, The Jews of Chicago

The Jews of Chicago

From Shtetl to Suburb

Author: Irving Cutler
Pub Date: Cloth: 1996; Paper: 2009

The fascinating, fully illustrated story of Chicago's vibrant Jewish community   learn more...
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link to catalog page WARREN, The Shawnees and Their Neighbors, 1795-1870 Author: Stephen Warren
Pub Date: January 2009

Looking past the rhetoric to expose the forces that shaped Shawnee nationalism   learn more...
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link to catalog page EDMUNDS, Enduring Nations

Enduring Nations

Native Americans in the Midwest

Author: Edited by R. David Edmunds
Pub Date: July 2008

Diverse perspectives on midwestern Native American communities   learn more...
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link to catalog page HUDSON, The Making of

The Making of "Mammy Pleasant"

A Black Entrepreneur in Nineteenth-Century San Francisco

Author: Lynn M. Hudson
Pub Date: Cloth: 2003; Paper: 2008

Investigating Mary Ellen Pleasant's convoluted legacy   learn more...
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