Current Issue


Series 2
Volume VII, No. 1
Spring 2018


Contents:

Our Authors
To Our Readers
Letters
Schoolcraft and Pettibone At a Glance
The 200-Years-Ago Trek

Pioneer Proclivities and Peculiarities:
from A History of the Ozarks, Volume 1: The Old Ozarks

by BROOKS BLEVINS

In Search of Schoolcraft in the Woods Near Dora, Missouri

by JASON MCCOLLOM

Seeking an Osage Hunting Camp Based on Henry Rowe Schoolcraft’s Observations

by JACK H. RAY

Three Bicentennials: Missouri Statehood, the Osage Treaties, and Schoolcraft’s Journey

by WILLIAM S. BELKO

Schoolcraft’s Winoca: The Story of Smallin Cave

by ERIC CHARLES FULLER and JACQUELINE S. HAWKS

Prairieland No More: The Land South of Springfield, Then and Now

by FRANCIS SKALICKY

Lost in Bull Creek Valley, January 6, 1819

by CURTIS COPELAND

The Journey Through Arkansaw

by KATHLEEN O’DELL

Paved with Misfortune: The Desperate, Intertwined Paths of Schoolcraft and Austin

by ROBERT A. MYERS

BOOK REVIEWS

Fiddler’s Dream: Old-Time, Swing, and Bluegrass Fiddling in Twentieth-Century Missouri

by HOWARD WIGHT MARSHALL
reviewed by Thomas A. Peters

The Ozarks: An American Survival of Primitive Society

by VANCE RANDOLPH
edited by ROBERT COCHRAN reviewed by Thomas A. Peters

Murder Rocks: Alf Bolin, Civil War Bushwhacker

by WOODY P. SNOW
reviewed by Thomas A. Peters

The Language of Trees

by STEVE WIEGENSTEIN
reviewed by Susan Croce Kelly