PMHB, April 2013

PMHB, April 2013







Front Matter


The Surgeon and the Abolitionist: William Chancellor and Anthony Benezet                 
by David L. Crosby

“Free Trade and Hucksters’ Rights!”: Envisioning Economic Democracy in the Early Republic
by Candice L. Harrison

From Philadelphia to the Pinelands: The New Jersey Photographs of Lewis W. Hine
by Nicholas P. Ciotola

Notes and Documents

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

Book Reviews

Fiege, The Republic of Nature: An Environmental History of the United States
by Raechel Lutz

Weidensaul, The First Frontier: The Forgotten History of Struggle, Savagery, and Endurance in Early America
by Judith Ridner

Biddle, William and Sarah Biddle, 1633–1711: Planting a Seed of Democracy in America
by Emma J. Lapsansky-Werner

Brubaker, Massacre of the Conestogas: On the Trail of the Paxton Boys in Lancaster County
by Patrick Spero

Plank, John Woolman’s Path to the Peaceable Kingdom: A Quaker in the British Empire
by Thomas P. Slaughter

Gould, Among the Powers of the Earth: The American Revolution and the Making of a New World Empire
by Sheldon S. Cohen

Spahn, Thomas Jefferson, Time, and History
by Eran Shalev

Irvin, Clothed in Robes of Sovereignty: The Continental Congress and the People Out of Doors
by Sarah J. Purcell

Eustace, 1812: War and the Passions of Politics
by Richard Buel Jr.

Ramey, Child Care in Black and White: Working Parents and the History of Orphanages
by Nurith Zmora

Mauro, The Art of Americanization at the Carlisle Indian School
by Raymond J. DeMallie

Weaver, Medical Caregiving and Identity in Pennsylvania’s Anthracite Region, 1880–2000
by Alan M. Kraut

Coyle, ed., Howard Pyle: American Master Rediscovered
by Jeane Fox-Friedman

Wolensky, with Leader, The Life of Pennsylvania Governor George M. Leader: Challenging Complacency
by Richardson Dilworth

Kitch, Pennsylvania in Public Memory: Reclaiming the Industrial Past
by Seth C. Bruggeman