PMHB, January 2017

PMHB, January 2017


The January 2017 issue of PMHB explores military justice at Valley Forge, the political worldview of printer William Duane, and the challenges of researching the first female preacher of the AME Church.


Front matter

by Christina Larocco


John Laurence and the Role of Military Justice at Valley Forge
by Keith Marshall Jones III

Race and Republicanism in Philadelphia's Aurora: How Anglophobia and Antimonarchism Shaped William Duane's Views on Revolutions in Saint-Domingue and Latin America, 1789–1822
by Patrick R. Anthony

Notes and Documents

The Many Names for Jarena Lee
by Frederick Knight

Newly Acquired and Processed Collections at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania
by Rachel Moloshok and HSP Archives Staff

Review Essay

Benjamin Franklin and the Theater of Empire
by Allan Kulikoff

Book Reviews

McCleskey, The Road to Black Ned's Forge: A Story of Race, Sex, and Trade on the Colonial American Frontier
by Karen Woods Weierman

Roney, Governed by a Spirit of Opposition: The Origins of American Political Practice in Colonial Philadelphia
by Lynda Yankaskas

Rohrer, Jacob Green's Revolution: Radical Religion and Reform in a Revolutionary Age
by Christopher Jones

Good, Founding Friendships: Friendships between Men and Women in the Early American Republic
by Anne M. Boylan

Martin et al., eds., The Adams Papers, Series II: Adams Family Correspondence, Volume 2: March 1797–April 1798
by Christopher Young

Tomek, Pennsylvania Hall: A "Legal Lynching" in the Shadow of the Liberty Bell
by Julie L. Holcomb

White, Emancipation, the Union Army, and the Reelection of Abraham Lincoln
by Charles R. Welsko

Marvel, Lincoln's Autocrat: The Life of Edwin Stanton
by R. William Weisberger

McClelland and Miller, City in a Park: A History of Philadelphia's Fairmount Park System
by Elizabeth Milroy

Skwersky, Knight of Philadelphia: The Life and Times of Albert Monroe Greenfield and Rottenberg, The Outsider: Albert M. Greenfield and the Fall of the Protestant Establishment
by Robert Chiles

Rzeznick, Church and Estate: Religion and Wealth in Industrial-Era Philadelphia
by Nicholas Rademacher

Hauptman, In the Shadow of Kinzua: The Seneca Nation of Indians since World War II
by Thomas Clarkin

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