September 2015 (vol. 5, no. 3)

September 2015 (vol. 5, no. 3)

Volume 5, Number 3
September 2015



Robert Fortenbaugh Memorial Lecture

Nina Silber

Abraham Lincoln and the Political Culture of New Deal America


Kimberly Welch

Black Litigiousness and White Accountability: Free Blacks and the Rhetoric of Reputation in the Antebellum Natchez District

John Frederick Bell

Poetry’s Place in the Crisis and Compromise of 1850

Review Essay

Susan J. Pearson

A New Birth of Regulation: The State of the State after the Civil War

Book Reviews

Books Received

Professional Notes

Notes on Contributors