H-FedHist promotes the study and broad understanding of the history of the United States Federal Government and to serve as the voice of the federal historical community.

Recent Content

Author: 
Joseph D. Collea
Reviewer: 
Bradley Keefer

Keefer on Collea, 'New York and the Lincoln Specials: The President's Pre-inaugural and Funeral Trains Cross the Empire State'

Joseph D. Collea. New York and the Lincoln Specials: The President's Pre-inaugural and Funeral Trains Cross the Empire State. Jefferson: McFarland, 2018. 225 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4766-7075-1.

Reviewed by Bradley Keefer (Kent State University - Ashtabula) Published on H-FedHist (February, 2019) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann (Miami University of Ohio Regionals)

Author: 
Dwight T. Pitcaithley
Reviewer: 
Evan A. Turiano

Turiano on Pitcaithley, 'The U.S. Constitution and Secession: A Documentary Anthology of Slavery and White Supremacy'

Dwight T. Pitcaithley. The U.S. Constitution and Secession: A Documentary Anthology of Slavery and White Supremacy. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2018. 400 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7006-2626-7.

Reviewed by Evan A. Turiano (CUNY Queens College) Published on H-FedHist (February, 2019) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann (Miami University of Ohio Regionals)

Author: 
Frederick W. Gooding
Reviewer: 
Michael Dennis

Dennis on Gooding, 'American Dream Deferred: Black Federal Workers in Washington, D.C., 1941-1981'

Frederick W. Gooding. American Dream Deferred: Black Federal Workers in Washington, D.C., 1941-1981. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2018. ix + 245 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8229-4539-0.

Reviewed by Michael Dennis (Acadia University) Published on H-FedHist (February, 2019) Commissioned by Caryn E. Neumann (Miami University of Ohio Regionals)

Pages