New Arrivals

Ballowe, James.
A Man of Salt and Trees: the Life of Joy Morton.
DeKalb, IL: Northern Illinois University, 2009.
Call No. F548.5 .M88 B35 2009
First full-length biography of the founder of the Morton Arboretum and Morton Salt.

Dale, Elizabeth.
Chicago Trunk Murder: Law and Justice at the Turn of the Century.
DeKalb, IL: Northern Illinois University, 2011.
Call No. HV6534 .C4 D35 2011
Vivid reconstruction of an 1885 Chicago murder trial.

Johnston, James H.
From Slave Ship to Harvard: Yarrow Mamout and the History of an African American Family.
New York: Fordham University, 2012
Call No. E185.93 .M2 J65 2012
Portrays some of the complex history of race in colonial Maryland.

Jura, Art.
Fenni-2: More Finns Among Us.
Rockport, ME: Picton, 2005.
Call No. F15 .F5 J875 2005
History of the Finns in America.

Ling, Huping.
Chinese Chicago: Race, Transnational Migration, and Community since 1870.
Stanford, CA: Stanford University, 2012.
Call No. Chicago Browsing F548.9 .C5 L56 2012
History of Chinese immigration to Chicago from the 1870’s to the 2010’s.

Zelinsky, Wilbur & Stephen A. Matthews.
Place of Religion in Chicago.
Chicago: Columbia College, 2011.
Call No. Chicago Browsing BL2527 .C48 Z46 2011
Geographical study of the religious landscape of Chicago.

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