Cover ImageSummer 2007 (Vol. 88, No. 2)

Table of Contents


The Petersen/Harlan Award
by John Liepa

The Politics of History
by Richard H. Thomas

March Mud: 1859 Reflections on Surviving Till Spring
from our collections

Basketball in Iowa
by Clare L. Kernek and Leah D. Rogers

Basketball Girl
by Vivian (Morgan) Ulan

Laminated Timber Arches Grace WPA Gymnasium
by Barbara Mitchell

Opera Houses, Armories, & New Deal Gyms:
Historic Sites in Iowa Basketball
by Clare L. Kernek and Leah D. Rogers

Kelly’s Army Crosses Iowa

Soldiers of Misfortune
by Carlos A. Schwantes

Historic Events I’ve Lived Through: Kelly’s Army on the March
by Annie Braniff

The Big Read Crosses Iowa: Jack London and Kelly’s Army
by Susan Jellinger

One in a Million
Selling Electric Appliances to 1920s Housewives