Midwest Regional



link to catalog page KISSEL, America’s Religious Crossroads

America’s Religious Crossroads

Faith and Community in the Emerging Midwest

Author: Stephen T. Kissel
Pub Date: December 2021

Religion's influence on the Old Northwest   learn more...
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link to catalog page DICKERSON-COUSIN, Black Indians and Freedmen

Black Indians and Freedmen

The African Methodist Episcopal Church and Indigenous Americans, 1816-1916

Author: Christina Dickerson-Cousin
Pub Date: December 2021

The union of Native Americans and a Black church institution   learn more...
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link to catalog page EHRLICH, Dangerous Ideas on Campus

Dangerous Ideas on Campus

Sex, Conspiracy, and Academic Freedom in the Age of JFK

Author: Matthew C. Ehrlich
Pub Date: December 2021

What two controversies tell us about academia and America, then and now   learn more...
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link to catalog page BARTENSTEIN, Industrial Strength Bluegrass

Industrial Strength Bluegrass

Southwestern Ohio's Musical Legacy

Author: Edited by Fred Bartenstein and Curtis W. Ellison
Pub Date: January 2021

High lonesome in the heartland   learn more...
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link to catalog page STACY, Spoon River America

Spoon River America

Edgar Lee Masters and the Myth of the American Small Town

Author: Jason Stacy
Pub Date: May 2021

From Main Street to Stranger Things, how poetry changed our idea of small town life   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 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 BECK, Sweet Greeks

Sweet Greeks

First-Generation Immigrant Confectioners in the Heartland

Author: Ann Flesor Beck
Pub Date: October 2020

Making candy--and a new life--in the Midwest   learn more...
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link to catalog page MOORE & MOORE, Collaborators for Emancipation

Collaborators for Emancipation

Abraham Lincoln and Owen Lovejoy

Author: William F. Moore and Jane Ann Moore
Pub Date: Cloth: 2014; Paper: February 2019

A look at how the fruitful relationship between Lincoln and an abolitionist minister helped end slavery   learn more...
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link to catalog page BIRK, Fostering on the Farm

Fostering on the Farm

Child Placement in the Rural Midwest

Author: Megan Birk
Pub Date: Cloth: 2015; Paper: February 2019

Shedding light on a somber chapter in the history of American childhood   learn more...
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