Volume 9, Number 2, Fall 2015

Table of Contents

Editor's Note

p. v
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Articles

John F. Kennedy Plays the “Religious Card”: Another Look at the 1960 West Virginia Primary

pp. 1-35
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Mountaineers Becoming Free: Emancipation and Statehood in West Virginia

pp. 37-71
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Recent Publications

Recent Publications

pp. 73-90
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Book Reviews

A Colony Sprung from Hell: Pittsburgh and the Struggle for Authority on the Western Pennsylvania Frontier, 1744–1794 by Daniel P. Barr (review)

pp. 91-93
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Daydreams and Nightmares: A Virginia Family Faces Secession and War by Brent Tarter (review)

p. 94
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A Natural History of the Central Appalachians by Steven L. Stephenson (review)

pp. 94-96
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Licensed to Practice: The Supreme Court Defines the American Medical Profession by James C. Mohr (review)

pp. 97-98
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Side by Side: Alice and Staughton Lynd, the Ohio Years by Mark W. Weber and Stephen H. Paschen (review)

pp. 98-99
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Tales From Kentucky Nurses by William Lynwood Montell (review)

pp. 100-101
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To Plead Our Own Cause: African Americans in Massachusetts and the Making of the Antislavery Movement by Christopher Cameron (review)

pp. 101-102
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Freedom Has a Face: Race, Identity, and Community in Jefferson’s Virginia by Kirt von Daacke (review)

pp. 102-104
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Dunmore’s New World: The Extraordinary Life of a Royal Governor in Revolutionary America—with Jacobites, Counterfeiters, Land Schemes, Shipwrecks, Scalping, Indian Politics, Runaway Slaves, and Two Illegal Royal Weddings by James Corbett David (review)

p. 104
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The Edible South: The Power of Food and the Making of an American Region by Marcie Cohen Ferris (review)

p. 105
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For Slavery and Union: Benjamin Buckner and Kentucky Loyalties in the Civil War by Patrick A. Lewis, and: More American than Southern: Kentucky, Slavery, and the War for an American Ideology, 1828–1861 by Gary R. Matthews (review)

pp. 106-109
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