1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next

Midwest Regional



link to catalog page, 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...

link to catalog page, 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...

link to catalog page, 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...

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...

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: September 2019

An Illinois activist and his abolitionist alliance   learn more...

link to catalog page, 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...

link to catalog page, Scandinavians in Chicago

Scandinavians in Chicago

The Origins of White Privilege in Modern America

Author: Erika K. Jackson
Pub Date: January 2019

The story of an immigrant group considered white on arrival   learn more...

link to catalog page, Big Sister

Big Sister

Feminism, Conservatism, and Conspiracy in the Heartland

Author: Erin M. Kempker
Pub Date: October 2018

Paranoia and the fight against women's equality   learn more...

link to catalog page, Creating the Big Ten

Creating the Big Ten

Courage, Corruption, and Commercialization

Author: Winton U. Solberg
Pub Date: April 2018

How an athletic conference turned college football into big business   learn more...

link to catalog page, The Mexican Revolution in Chicago

The Mexican Revolution in Chicago

Immigration Politics from the Early Twentieth Century to the Cold War

Author: John H. Flores
Pub Date: April 2018

How a revolutionary generation shaped a landmark Mexican American community   learn more...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next