GPQ Volume 36

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WINTER 2016 VOL. 36/ No. 1

“The Lands of My Nation”: Delaware Indians in Kansas, 1829–1869, Brice Obermeyer, John P. Bowes, 1
    Key words: American Indians, First Nations, Moravian Indian, removal, reservation, Stockbridge-Munsee

“We Are Laying Foundations”: South Dakota’s First Ordained Women Congregational Ministers, Lisa R. Lindell, 31
    Key words: gender equality, religion, South Dakota, women clergy

Review Essay: Seeing Pine Ridge, Akim Reinhardt, 53


Arming and Disarming: A History of Gun Control in Canada by R. Blake Brown, reviewed by Gary Mauser, 65

Game-Day Gangsters: Crime and Deviance in Canadian Football by Curtis Fogel, reviewed by Laura Finley, 66

Painting from the Collection of the Sheldon Museum of Art ed. by Brandon K. Ruud, Gregory Nosan, reviewed by Adrienne Baxter Bell, 67

Border Crossings: U.S. Culture and Education in Saskatchewan, 1905–1937 by Kerry Alcorn, reviewed by Michael Cottrell, 68

Leaving the Pink House: A Memoir by Ladette Randolph, reviewed by Mary Jo Ryan, 69

The Great Medicine Road: Narratives of the Oregon, California, and Mormon Trails, Part 1: 1840–1848 ed. by Michael L. Tate, reviewed by Sarah Keyes, 70

Gathering a Heritage: Ukrainian, Slavonic, and Ethnic Canada and the USA by Thomas M. Prymak, reviewed by Kurt E. Kinbacher, 70

Capture These Indians for the Lord: Indians, Methodists, and Oklahomans, 1844–1939 by Tash Smith, reviewed by Rowan Steineker, 71

Betting the Farm on a Drought: Stories from the Front Lines of Climate Change by Seamus McGraw, reviewed by Daniel J. Philippon, 72

Advocates for the Oppressed: Hispanos, Indians, Genízaros, and Their Land in New Mexico by Malcolm Ebright, reviewed by Sandra K. Mathews, 73

Native Women and Land: Narratives of Dispossession and Resurgence by Stephanie J. Fitzgerald, reviewed by Frances Washburn, 74

Cold War in a Cold Land: Fighting Communism on the Northern Plains by David W. Mills, reviewed by John M. Pederson, 75

Lost Writers of the Plains, reviewed by Aubrey Streit Krug, 76

Motoring West, Volume 1: Automobile Pioneers, 1900–1909 ed. by Peter J. Blodgett, reviewed by John A. Jakle, 77

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SPRING 2016 VOL. 36/ No. 2

Invited Essay: Documenting Art and History: The “Back to Fort Scott” Materials in the Gordon Parks Papers, Lorraine Madway, 81
    Key words: African Americans, Kansas, memoir, photography, segregation

Interdependence and Colonization: Metis Auxiliaries and the North-West Mounted Police, 1874–1895, Aurelio Ayala, Peter J. Carrington, 101
    Key words: Canada, military, resistance, social capital, territories

The Sharing Cycle of Science Learning: Connecting Community Topics to Tribal College Lab Courses, Mark A. Griep, Beverly R. Devore-Wedding, Janyoe Woodard, Hank Miller, 131
    Key words: case studies, chemistry, science, sovereignty, tribal college


The Patriotic Consensus: Unity, Morale, and the Second World War in Winnipeg by Jody Perrun, reviewed by Timothy C. Winegard, 147

Pesos and Dollars: Entrepreneurs in the Texas-Mexico Borderlands, 1880–1940 by Alicia M. Dewey, reviewed by Zachary Brittsan, 148

Small-Town Dreams: Stories of Midwestern Boys Who Shaped America by John E. Miller, reviewed by Lorinda B. Cohoon, 149

Firmament: A Meditation on Place in Three Parts by Andrew Beckham, reviewed by Arno Rafael Minkkinen, 150

Reveille for Sioux Falls: A World War II Army Air Forces Technical School Changes a South Dakota City by Lynwood E. Oyos, reviewed by Harry W. Fritz, 150

Before Custer: Surveying the Yellowstone, 1872 editd by M. John Lubetkin, reviewed by Brad D. Lookingbill, 151

Cultivating Connections: The Making of Chinese Prairie Canada by Alison R. Marshall, reviewed by Julie Courtwright, 152

Song of Dewey Beard: Last Survivor of the Little Bighorn by Philip Burnham, reviewed by Kevin Hooper, 153

The Women’s National Indian Association: A History edited by Valerie Sherer Mathes, reviewed by Mikaëla M. Adams, 154

One Family’s War: The Wartime Letters of Clarence Bourassa, 1940–1944 edited by Rollie Bourassa, reviewed by Claire L. Halstead, 155

News and Notes, 157

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SUMMER 2016 VOL. 36/ No. 3

Inspired by Plains Indian Drawings: The Mystery of Lieutenant Adolphus von Luettwitz’s Drawings of the Plains Indian War, Judith Bookbinder, 161

Keywords: Cheyenne ledger drawings, Crook’s campaign, Dakota territory, Lakota ledger drawings, Slim Buttes

A Temporary Taming of the Wild West: The Events of the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition of 1898, Abby Whalen, 187

Keywords: African Americans, American Indians, American West, Buffalo Bill, women

Settling Down and Proving Up on an Eastern Colorado Homestead: The Correspondence of Estelle Siglin and Homer Evans, 1906–1911, Rena K. Fowler, 207

Keywords: homesteading, Iowa, letters, proving up, women

Review Essay:
The Platte, a Dry Place, and the Plains, Gaynell Gavin, 233


Custer, Cody, and Grand Duke Alexis: Historical Archaeology of the Royal Buffalo Hunt by Douglas D. Scott et al., reviewed by Thomas D. Thiessen, 239

We Are Coming Home: Repatriation and the Restoration of Blackfoot Cultural Confidence ed. by Gerald T. Conaty, reviewed by Sally Thompson, 240

Pioneer Girl: The Annotated Autobiography by Laura Ingalls Wilder, reviewed by Michelle McClellan, 241

The Flatlanders: Now It’s Now Again by John T. Davis, reviewed by Scott D. Paulin, 242

Soldiers in the Army of Freedom: The 1st Kansas Colored, the Civil War’s First African American Combat Unit by Ian Michael Spurgeon, reviewed by Alisha J. Hines, 242

The National Council on Indian Opportunity: Quiet Champion of Self-Determination by Thomas A. Britten, reviewed by James Allison, 243

Laguna Pueblo: A Photographic History by Lee Marmon and Tom Corbett, reviewed by Shelley Armitage, 244

Joe, the Slave Who Became an Alamo Legend by Ron L. Jackson Jr. and Lee Spencer White, reviewed by Rachel Wolters, 245

People Before the Park: The Kootenai and Blackfeet Before Glacier National Park by Sally Thompson, reviewed by Joanne Schmidt, 246

Food Will Win the War: The Politics, Culture, and Science of Food on Canada’s Home Front by Ian Mosby, reviewed by Kathryn Dolan, 247

Arapaho Stories, Songs, and Prayers: A Bilingual Anthology by Andrew Cowell et al., reviewed by Gretchen Ronnow, 248

News and Notes, 250

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FALL 2016 VOL. 36/ No. 4

The 2016 Stubbendieck Great Plains Distinguished Book Prize Winner: Michel Hogue's Metis and the Medicine Line: Creating a Border and Dividing a People, David Wedin, 253

Decolonizing the Borderland: Wichita Frontier Strategies, Stephen M. Perkins, Richard R. Drass, Susan C. Vehik, 259

Keywords: borderlands, ethnohistory, historical archaeology, indigenous agency, Wichita tribe

Transformative Consequences of Garrison Dam: Land, People, and the Practice of Archaeology, Lotte E. Govaerts, 281

Keywords: Missouri River, North Dakota, population displacement, River Basin Surveys, Sacagawea, Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation

Contested Events and Conflicting Meanings: Mari Sandoz and the Sappa Creek Cheyenne Massacre of 1875, Kurt E. Kinbacher, 309

Keywords: Cheyenne Indians, genocide, literature, military history


Red Skin, White Masks: Rejecting the Colonial Politics of Recognition by Glen Sean Coulthard, reviewed by Joyce Green, 327

Fort Marion Prisoners and the Trauma of Native Education by Diane Glancy, reviewed by Eric Gary Anderson, 328

Portable Borders: Performance Art and Politics on the US Frontera since 1984 by Ila Nicole Sheren, reviewed by Camilla Fojas, 329

Horse Nations: The Worldwide Impact of the Horse on Indigenous Societies Post-1492 by Peter Mitchell, reviewed by John P. Husmann, 330

American Indian Treaties: A Guide to Ratified and Unratified Colonial, United States, State, Foreign, and International Treaties and Agreements, 1607–1911 by David H. DeJong, reviewed by Grant Christensen, 331

Dangerous Spirits: The Windigo in Myth and History by Shawn Smallman, reviewed by Brian Gleeson, 332

Indian Spectacle: College Mascots and the Anxiety of Modern America by Jennifer Guiliano, reviewed by Joe Schiller, 333

Little Business on the Prairie: Entrepreneurship, Prosperity, and Challenge in South Dakota by Robert E. Wright, reviewed by Thomas D. Isern, 334

Over the Santa Fe Trail to Mexico: The Travel Diaries and Autobiography of Dr. Rowland Willard by Rowland Willard, reviewed by Tyler Thompson, 335

The Garden of Eden: The Story of a Freedman's Community in Texas by Drew Sanders, reviewed by George H. Junne Jr., 336

Pauline Boutal: An Artist's Destiny by Louise Duguay, reviewed by Oliver A. I. Botar, 337

Dirt Meridian by Andrew Moore, reviewed by Amanda Breitbach, 338

We're Going to Run This City: Winnipeg's Political Left after the General Strike by Stefan Epp-Koop, reviewed by George Melnyk, 339

News and Notes, 341