Volume 68, Number 2 (2009)

Third Series

Front Matter




Inkpaduta: Dakota Leader p. 171-173
William E. Lass


Women on the Civil War Battlefront p. 177-178
LeeAnn Whites


Eber: Pioneer in Iowa, 1854–1875 p. 182-183
Douglas Firth Anderson



New on the Shelves p. 204-214

Back Matter

Cover Image

Jay Alexander, in his persona as children’s television personality Marshal J,greets some of his young fans in about 1963. For more on Alexander’s career as Marshal J, see Phillip Hutchison’s article in this issue. Photo courtesy Kate Yoemans.


Marvin Bergman

Editorial Consultants

Rebecca Conard, Middle Tennessee State University
Kathleen Neils Conzen, University of Chicago
William Cronon, University of Wisconsin–Madison
Robert R. Dykstra, State University of New York at Albany
R. David Edmunds, University of Texas at Dallas
H. Roger Grant, Clemson University
William C. Pratt, University of Nebraska at Omaha
Glenda Riley, Ball State University
Malcolm J. Rohrbough, University of Iowa
Dorothy Schwieder, Iowa State University