JAEH Archive / Vol. 35, No. 4, Summer 2016

Journal of American Ethnic History

Vol. 35, No. 4, Summer 2016

Table of Contents


Ethnic and Civic Leadership in the Progressive Era: Charles H. Wacker and Chicago

By: Susan E. Hirsch

Boxer in New York: Spaniards, Puerto Ricans, and Attempts to Construct a Hispano Race

By: Brian D. Bunk

The Alexandria YWCA, Race, and Urban (and Ethnic) Revival: The Scottish Christmas Walk, 1960s–1970s

By: Krystyn Moon


Ethnic Cleansing and the Indian: The Crime That Should Haunt America by Gary Clayton Anderson

By: James D. Rice

Performing the Temple of Liberty: Slavery, Theater, and Popular Culture in London and Philadelphia, 1760–1850 by Jenna M. Gibbs

By: Andrew Diemer

For Jobs and Freedom: Selected Speeches and Writings of A. Philip Randolph by Andrew E. Kersten and David Lucander

By: Enrico Beltramini

Ain‘t Got No Home: America's Great Migrations and the Making of an Interracial Left by Erin Royston Battat

By: Erik S. Gellman

Shadowing the White Man's Burden: U.S. Imperialism and the Problem of the Color Line by Gretchen Murphy

By: Cory Thomas Hutcheson

Whiteness Fractured by Cynthia Levine-Rasky

By: Emily Skidmore

Witchcraft in Early North America by Alison Games

By: James E. Seelye Jr.

The Red Atlantic: American Indigenes and the Making of the Modern World, 1000–1927 by Jace Weaver

By: Farrah Lawrence

Choctaw Resurgence in Mississippi: Race, Class, and Nation Building in the Jim Crow South, 1830–1977 by Katherine M. B. Osburn

By: Mikaëla M. Adams

Encountering Ellis Island: How European Immigrants Entered America by Ronald H. Bayor

By: Andrea Geiger

Holland, Michigan: From Dutch Colony to Dynamic City by Robert P. Swierenga

By: David Zwart

A Greater Ireland: The Land League and Transatlantic Nationalism in Gilded Age America by Ely M. Janis

By: Meaghan Dwyer-Ryan

Atlas of the Great Irish Famine by John Crowley, William J. Smyth, Mike Murphy

By: Cian T. McMahon

German Immigrants, Race, and Citizenship in the Civil War Era by Alison Clark Efford

By: Paul Fessler

A Peculiar Mixture: German-Language Cultures and Identities in Eighteenth-Century North America by Jan Stievermann and Oliver Scheiding

By: Randall P. Donaldson

A Jewish Feminine Mystique?: Jewish Women in Postwar America by Hasia Diner, Shira Kohn, and Rachel Kranson

By: Lena McQuade-Salzfass

A Great Conspiracy against Our Race. Italian Immigrant Newspapers and the Construction of Whiteness in the Early 20th Century by Peter G. Vellon

By: Diane Vecchio

The Men and Women We Want: Gender, Race, and the Progressive Era Literacy Test Debate by Jeanne D. Petit

By: David A. Gerber