Volume 73, Number 1 (2014)

Third Series

Front Matter


Miscellaneous Content


Correction p. 95-95



Gods of the Mississippi p. 63-64
Darrel E. Bigham


The Amish p. 91-93
Rod Janzen


Back Matter

Cover Image

Younkers employees staged a parade on D-Day to kick off the fourth war bond drive in 1944. For more on Younkers’s civic engagement in support of war efforts, see Matthew Lindaman’s article in this issue. Photo from Younkers, Inc. Records, State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines.


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