GPQ Volume 39

GPQ 39.1 cover

WINTER 2019 VOL. 39/ No. 1

Some Sign Will Be Seen: The Aurora Borealis at Black Elk’s Death
Mark Hollabaugh, 1-10

African American Homesteader “Colonies” in the Settling of the Great Plains
Jacob K. Friefeld, Mikal Brotnov Eckstrom, Richard Edwards, 11-37

“Being Judged by Its Fruits”: Transforming Indian Land into Orchards along the Arkansas River, 1800–1867
John J. Buchkoski, 39-58

Nebraska’s Pioneer and Heritage Farms: A Geographical and Historical Perspective
H. Jason Combs, Natasha Winfield, Paul R. Burger, 59-75

Westward O-uch!
Linda Ray Pratt, 77-87


Heart Stays Country: Meditations from the Southern Flint Hills by Gary Lantz, reviewed by Elizabeth Dodd, 89

The North End Revisited: Photographs by John Paskievich, reviewed by Sarah Ciurysek, 90

Gambling on Authenticity: Gaming, the Noble Savage, and the Not-So-New Indian ed. by Becca Gercken and Julie Pelletier, reviewed by Kathryn R. L. Rand, Steven Andrew Light, 91

No Man’s Land: The Life and Art of Mary Riter Hamilton by Kathryn A. Young and Sarah M. McKinnon, reviewed by Angela R. Cunningham, 92

Frank on the Prairie by Harry Castlemon, reviewed by Elizabeth Lloyd Oliphant, 93

Farming across Borders: A Transnational History of the North American West ed. by Sterling Evans, reviewed by David D. Vail, 94

Indigenous Cities: Urban Indian Fiction and the Histories of Relocation by Laura M. Furlan, reviewed by Lindsey Claire Smith, 95

The Sioux Chef’s Indigenous Kitchen by Sean Sherman and Beth Dooley, reviewed by Paul Kelley, 96

Muskrat and Skunk: A Lakota Drum Story by Donald F. Montileaux, reviewed by Terri Davis, 97

The Popular Frontier: Buffalo Bill’s Wild West and Transnational Mass Culture ed. by Frank Christianson, reviewed by Roy R. Behrens, 98

“That’s What They Used to Say”: Reflections on American Indian Oral Traditions by Donald L. Fixico, reviewed by Priscilla M. Martinez, 99

America’s West: A History, 1890–1950 by David M. Wrobel, reviewed by Stephen Aron, 99

Freedom’s Racial Frontier: African Americans in the Twentieth-Century West ed. by Herbert G. Ruffin II and Dwayne A. Mack, reviewed by Michael K. Johnson, 100