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A History of the Ozarks, Volume 3The Ozarkers

A History of the Ozarks, Volume 3: The Ozarkers

Brooks Blevins

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780252044052
eISBN:
9780252052996
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252044052.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

A History of the Ozarks, Vol. 3: The Ozarkers is the final volume of a trilogy chronicling the history of this middle-American highland region. It picks up the story where volume 2 left off, at the ... More

A Matter of Moral JusticeBlack Women Laundry Workers and the Fight for Justice

A Matter of Moral Justice: Black Women Laundry Workers and the Fight for Justice

Matter Carson

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780252043901
eISBN:
9780252052804
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043901.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

A Matter of Moral Justice explores the little-studied power laundry industry and its workers, beginning with the birth of the industry at the turn of the twentieth century and concluding with an ... More

Photographic PresidentsMaking History from Daguerreotype to Digital

Photographic Presidents: Making History from Daguerreotype to Digital

Cara A. Finnegan

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780252043796
eISBN:
9780252052699
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043796.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

Throughout U.S. history, presidents have participated in photography as subjects, producers, and consumers of photographs. Yet few scholars have examined the 180-year relationship between presidents ... More

The Spirit of Soul FoodRace, Faith, and Food Justice

The Spirit of Soul Food: Race, Faith, and Food Justice

Christopher Carter

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780252044120
eISBN:
9780252053061
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252044120.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This book suggests that the genesis of Black American foodways, and soul food in particular, was the survival and preservation of the Black community. However, if soul food is to remain a response to ... More

Surviving SouthamptonAfrican American Women and Resistance in Nat Turner's Community

Surviving Southampton: African American Women and Resistance in Nat Turner's Community

Vanessa M. Holden

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780252043864
eISBN:
9780252052767
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043864.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

The 1831 Southampton Rebellion led by Nat Turner included an entire community involved in resistance efforts that led to, and learned from, what happened. Surviving Southampton rediscovers the ... More

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