restricted access   Volume 17, Number 4, Winter 2017

Table of Contents


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The Social Library Comes to Cincinnati and the Old Northwest

pp. 3-23

Thorn in the Side: Using History to Challenge Slaveholding in the Ohio Valley Region

pp. 24-42

"Not the Most Dramatic of Slum Properties": The Standish Apartment Rent Strike and Cincinnati City Housing Policy, 1964–1967

pp. 43-63

Collection Essays

Notes on My War Adventures: The Wartime Journal of Samuel S. Coddington

pp. 64-67

Through the Needle's Eye: The Mary Cummings Paine Eudy Fashion Collection at the Filson Historical Society

pp. 68-75

Review Essay

The Qualities and Quantities of Whiteness: Nancy Isenberg's White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America in Comparative Review

pp. 76-80

Legal Scarecrows: Agency and Culture in American Legal History

pp. 81-86

Murder in the Midwest during the Gilded Age

pp. 86-89

Book Reviews

Your Friend Forever, A. Lincoln: The Enduring Friendship of Abraham Lincoln and Joshua Speed by Charles B. Strozier (review)

pp. 90-91

The Loyal West: Civil War and Reunion in Middle America by Matthew E. Stanley (review)

pp. 92-93

The Industrialist and the Mountaineer: The Eastham–Thompson Feud and the Struggle for West Virginia's Timber Frontier by Ronald L. Lewis (review)

pp. 93-95

From Warm Center to Ragged Edge: The Erosion of Midwestern Literary and Historical Regionalism, 1920–1965 by Jon K. Lauck (review)

pp. 95-97


pp. 98-99