Volume 74, Number 2 (2015)

Third Series

Front Matter




American Indians in U.S. History p. 185-185
Donald L. Parman


The Long Shadow of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address p. 194-196
Stacy Pratt Mcdermott


The Rural Midwest since World War II p. 205-207
Coreen Derifield


Flyover Lives: A Memoir p. 208-210
Zachary Michael Jack


The Heart of Things: A Midwestern Almanac p. 210-211
Barbara J. Dilly

Back Matter

Cover Image

Marshall and Louisa Perkins (center, in doorway) are pictured with their children and staff, circa 1900, in front of Marshall’s Restaurant, one of the few racially integrated workplaces in turn-of-the-century Cedar Rapids. From the collection of the African American Museum of Iowa, Gift of Harriet Perkins. Both articles in this issue are devoted to the experiences of working women in Cedar Rapids at the turn of the twentieth century.


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
Pamela Riney-Kehrberg, Iowa State University
Malcolm J. Rohrbough, University of Iowa