Cover ImageSummer 2009 (Vol. 90, No. 2)

Table of Contents

FEATURE ARTICLES:

Special issue on the antislavery movement and the underground railroad

 Naming the Enslaved
by Ginalie Swaim

Iowa’s Antislavery Movement
by Lowell Soike

Fighting Slavery: Asa Turner’s Iowa Band
by Leah D. Rogers and Clare L. Kernek

No Questions Asked
From our collections

Salem’s Radical Quakers
by Lowell Soike

John & Archie
by Galin Berrier

A History Mystery in Ringgold County
by Tom Morain

Tracking Down the Underground Railroad

Aunt Polka
by Galin Berrier

Uncle Tom’s Cabin in Iowa
by Ginalie Swaim

Crossing Iowa for Freedom:
The Underground Railroad,
Free State Settlers, and John Brown
by Lowell Soike

John Todd
by James Patrick Morgans

George Hitchcock
by Leah D. Rogers and Clare L. Kernek

Charlotta Pyles
by Galin Berrier

John Ross Miller
by Galin Berrier

Iowans and John Brown’s Attack
on Harpers Ferry
by Richard Acton

Politics Be Hanged
From our collections

Thomas W. Jenkins
by Jeannette Mather Lord

One in a Million
on cross-writing