Midwest Regional



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 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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link to catalog page HOLMES, A Hero on Mount St. Helens

A Hero on Mount St. Helens

The Life and Legacy of David A. Johnston

Author: Melanie Holmes
Pub Date: May 2019

A geologist, a volcano, and a historic disaster   learn more...
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link to catalog page CAMPNEY, Hostile Heartland

Hostile Heartland

Racism, Repression, and Resistance in the Midwest

Author: Brent M. S. Campney
Pub Date: July 2019

Retracing the contours of racist violence beyond the South   learn more...
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link to catalog page MOORE & MOORE, Owen Lovejoy and the Coalition for Equality

Owen Lovejoy and the Coalition for Equality

Clergy, African Americans, and Women United for Abolition

Author: Jane Ann Moore and William F. Moore
Pub Date: December 2019

An Illinois activist and his abolitionist alliance   learn more...
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link to catalog page METZ, Radicals in the Heartland

Radicals in the Heartland

The 1960s Student Protest Movement at the University of Illinois

Author: Michael V. Metz
Pub Date: March 2019

When change a long time coming arrived on the U. of I. campus   learn more...
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