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History, Am.: 19th C.



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...

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...

link to catalog page TEMPLE, Lincoln's Confidant

Lincoln's Confidant

The Life of Noah Brooks

Author: Wayne C. Temple Edited by Douglas L. Wilson and Rodney O. Davis
Pub Date: February 2019

The unknown story of one of Lincoln's closest friendships   learn more...

link to catalog page ADDAMS, The Selected Papers of Jane Addams

The Selected Papers of Jane Addams

vol. 3: Creating Hull-House and an International Presence, 1889-1900

Author: Jane Addams Edited by Mary Lynn McCree Bryan, Maree de Angury, and Ellen Skerrett
Pub Date: March 2019

From neophyte to icon in eleven incredible years   learn more...

link to catalog page SMITH, Transforming Women’s Education

Transforming Women’s Education

Liberal Arts and Music in Female Seminaries

Author: Jewel A. Smith
Pub Date: February 2019

Groundbreaking schools at the forefront of musical and educational change   learn more...

link to catalog page CICERO, Creating the Land of Lincoln

Creating the Land of Lincoln

The History and Constitutions of Illinois, 1778-1870

Author: Frank Cicero Jr.
Pub Date: April 2018

How three constitutions built the modern Prairie State   learn more...

link to catalog page BLEVINS, A History of the Ozarks, Volume 1 Author: Brooks Blevins
Pub Date: July 2018

The Ozarks before they were the Ozarks   learn more...

link to catalog page RODGER, Just One of the Boys

Just One of the Boys

Female-to-Male Cross-Dressing on the American Variety Stage

Author: Gillian M. Rodger
Pub Date: January 2018

Manning up to take the stage by storm   learn more...

link to catalog page CAREY, Quakers and Abolition Author: Edited by Brycchan Carey and Geoffrey Plank
Pub Date: Cloth: 2014; Paper: February 2018

The controversies that roiled the Quaker antislavery movement   learn more...

link to catalog page ESPLIN, Return to the City of Joseph

Return to the City of Joseph

Modern Mormonism's Contest for the Soul of Nauvoo

Author: Scott C. Esplin
Pub Date: November 2018

The Midwest's Mormon Mecca and the question of "Whose Nauvoo?"   learn more...

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