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African Americans

North Webster: a Photographic History of a Black Community
cloth $36.95 Order No. 2399
paper $24.95  Order No. 2105

Mammy & Uncle Mose
cloth $36.95  Order No. 2400

River Jordan
paper $25.00  Order No. 2284

Africanisms in American Culture
paper $14.95  Order No. 2326

Written by Herself
paper $19.95  Order No. 2132

Five Plays by Langston Hughes
paper $14.95  Order No. 2051

 

American Indians

Home Before the Raven Caws
paper $15.95  Order No. 2463

Indians & a Changing Frontier
cloth $24.95  Order No. 2011

Architecture

The Geography of Nowhere
paper $15.99 Order No. 2920

Art and Music

Stone Steel and Spirit
paper $25.00  Order No. 2524

Shared Heritage
paper $29.95  Order No. 2182

Matter, Mind, Spirit
paper $19.95  Order No. 2221

Artists of Brown County
cloth $49.95  Order No. 2020

Masterworks of IU Art
cloth $64.95  Order No. 2688
paper $39.95  Order No. 2685

Painting Indiana
paper $35.00  Order No. 2535

Contemporary Quilt Art
cloth $34.95  Order No. 2710

Art of the 92 County Walk
paper $39.95  Order No. 2414

 

Biography

Sherman Minton
cloth $22.95 Order No. 2216

The Hudnut Years in Indianapolis 1976-1991
cloth $24.95 Order No. 2164

Spokesman For Democracy Claude G. Bowers 1878/1958
cloth $29.95 Order No. 2237

"In the Public Interest" Oral Histories of Hoosier Broadcasters
cloth $39.95 Order No. 2257

Studebaker
cloth $39.95 Order No. 2188

Homer E. Capehart: A Senator's Life
cloth $19.95 Order No. 2005

The House of the Singing Winds: The Life and Work of T. C. Steele
paper $18.95 Order No. 2006

Eli Lilly: A Life, 1885-1977
cloth $32.50 Order No. 2003

Jacob Piatt Dunn, Jr.: A Life in History and Politics, 1855-1924
cloth $24.95 Order No. 2251

Lincoln the Lawyer
cloth $29.95  Order No. 2705

Carole Lombard
cloth $19.95  Order No. 2426

Legacy of a Governor
cloth $24.95  Order No. 2617

Abraham Lincoln Portrayed
cloth $49.95  Order No. 2637

Ripest Moments
cloth $15.95  Order No. 2703

Jonathan Jennings
cloth $19.95  Order No. 2550

James Whitcomb Riley: A Life
cloth $29.95  Order No. 2230

Slander and Sweet Judgement
cloth $29.95  Order No. 3124

How Dear to My Heart
paper $12.95  Order No. 2069

Legacy of a Governor
paper $19.95  Order No. 2616

Artist's Life
paper $6.75  Order No. 2391

Abe Lincoln's Hat
cloth $11.99  Order No. 2727

 

Children's Books & Poetry

Directory of Indiana Children's Authors & Illustrators
paper $8.95 Order No. 3117

The Wright 3
paper $$7.99 Order No. 2919

Civil War

Dear Sarah
cloth $24.95  Order No. 2293

 

Children's Books

Child's Life at Christmas Time
cloth $15.95  Order No. 2714

Lincoln: Photobiography
cloth $20.00  Order No. 2735
paper $9.95  Order No. 2738

When I Crossed No-Bob
cloth $16.00  Order No. 2704

Why the Chimes Rang
cloth $14.95  Order No. 3116

Into the Wilderness
paper $5.95  Order No. 2452

 

Cookbooks

Indiana Home
paper $14.95  Order No. 2076

Farmer's Market Book
paper $19.95  Order No. 2643

 

Education

The Courage to Inquire
cloth $24.95 Order No. 2178

Ball State University: An Interpretive History
cloth $29.95 Order No. 2288

Hoosier Schools, Past and Present
cloth $29.95 Order No. 2210

Indiana's Main Street 
paper $10.00 Order No. 2598

Earlham College 1847-1997 
cloth $35.00 Order No. 2200

 Hoosier Schools
paper $14.95 Order No. 2211

 

Fiction by Indiana Authors

Brewster's Millions
cloth $25.00 Order No. 2224
paper $12.95  Order No. 2225

Terrarium
cloth $25.00 Order No. 2271
paper $14.95  Order No. 2167 

The Best of Kin Hubbard: Abe Martin's Sayings and Wisecracks, Abe's Neighbors, his Almanack, Comic Drawings
cloth $12.95 Order No. 2256

Uncle Tom Andy Bill: A Story of Bears and Indian Treasure
cloth $17.95 Order No. 2219

Michael O'Halloran
cloth $27.95 Order No. 2262
paper $14.95 Order No. 2258

Bears of Blue River 
cloth $20.00 Order No. 2024

At the Foot of the Rainbow  
cloth $24.95 Order No. 2312

Penrod and Sam
 
paper $14.95 Order No. 2417

Alice Adams 
paper $14.95 Order No. 2424

Daughter of the Land 
paper $16.95 Order No. 2212

Going All the Way 
paper $12.95 Order No. 2213

Sailing the Inland Sea 
cloth $19.95 Order No. 2630

Double-wide 
paper $22.95 Order No. 2633

Raintree County 
cloth $19.95 Order No. 2737

Leafy Rivers 
paper $14.95 Order No. 2744

 

Genealogy

Evie Finds Her Family Tree
cloth $14.95 Order No. 2494

Family Memories
paper $22.00 Order No. 2497

Roots for Kids
paper $19.00 Order No. 2514

 

Indiana Government and Politics

How Congress Works and Why You Should Care
cloth $29.95  Order No. 2464

 

Indiana History

Passing the Torch
paper $20.00 Order No. 2209

Indiana Territory 1800-2000: A Bicentennial Perspective
paper $19.95 Order No. 2152

 

Indiana Regional

Kendallville & Noble County
paper $19.99 Order No. 2439

Life in a Three-Ring Circus: Posters and Interviews
cloth $39.95 Order No. 2273

DeKalb County
paper $19.99 Order No. 2557

Gary's West Side: The Horace Mann Neighborhood
paper $19.99 Order No. 2585

Bremen and North Central Indiana
paper $19.99 Order No. 2433

Indiana's Own: Stories from the Heart with Ray Rice
cloth $21.95 Order No. 2427

Martinsville 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2715

Michigan City Beach Communities 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2441

Michigan City Lighthouse 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2442

New Albany in Vintage Postcards 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2534

Around Nappanee 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2556

Creating a Hoosier Self-Portrait 
cloth $29.95 Order No. 2579

Jasper and Huntingburg 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2564

Indiana's Ohio River Scenic Byway 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2632

Allen County in Vintage Postcards 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2429

Our Towns 
cloth $29.95 Order No. 2007

French Lick & West Baden Springs 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2653

This Place We Call Home 
cloth $35.00 Order No. 2674

New Harmony, Indiana 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2650

Lawrence County, Indiana 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2450

Crown Hill Cemetery 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2451

Shipshewana, an Indiana Amish Community 
cloth $29.95 Order No. 2485

Porter County Lakes & Resorts 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2529

Michigan City: Images of America 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2544

Portage Township  
paper $19.99 Order No. 2565

Southern St. Joseph County 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2566

Terre Haute: Queen City of the Wabash 
paper $24.99  Order No. 2569

Penn and Madison Townships 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2607

Bedford 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2610

Pulaski County 
paper $21.99 Order No. 2747

The Lincoln Highway Across Indiana 
paper $21.99 Order No. 2748

Michigan City Marinas
paper $21.99 Order No. 2749

Fairmount 
paper $21.99 Order No. 941

Dyer 
paper $21.99 Order No. 942

  

Midwest Regional 

Writing From Center
paper $19.95 Order No. 2218

The Emerging Midwest
cloth  $39.95  Order No. 2259

Nature

 Eternal Vigilance: Nine Tales of Environmental Heroism in Indiana
paper $13.95 Order No. 2197
cloth $29.95 Order No. 2196

The Making of a Conservative Environmentalist
paper $15.95 Order No. 2335
cloth $19.95 Order No. 2172 

State Wildflower Poster
poster $7.00  Order No. 2380

Plants of the Chicago Region
cloth $48.00  Order No. 2788

Orchids of Indiana
cloth $40.00  Order No. 2107

Looking at History
cloth $26.95  Order No. 1089

Sunflower Family
cloth $48.00  Order No. 2468

Periodical Cicadas
cloth $25.00  Order No. 2469

Unexpected Indiana
cloth $35.00  Order No. 2477

Birds of Indianapolis
cloth $26.95  Order No. 2289

Trees, Shrubs, & Roses of the Midwest
paper $29.95  Order No. 2137

Conversationist Manifesto
cloth $50.00  Order No. 2742

 

Nature Prehistory

 The Complete Dinosaur
cloth $59.95 Order No. 2217

 

Peoples of Indiana

German Settlers of South Bend
paper $19.99  Order No.  2445

Indianapolis Italians
paper $19.99  Order No. 2628

Middletown Jews
paper $12.95  Order No. 2317

New Faces at the Crossroads
cloth $29.95  Order No. 2670

 

Photography

 Invisible Presence: Walk through Indiana in Photographs and Poems
cloth $39.95 Order No. 2595

Otto Ping, 1900-1940
paper $10.95 Order No. 2012

Of Wood and Water
cloth $34.95 Order No. 2709

Bloomington Past and Present
cloth $29.95 Order No. 2291

Driving to Stony Lonesome: Jack Welpott's Indiana Photographs, 1936-1959
paper $27.95 Order No. 2619

 

Poetry

Cooling Board
paper $19.95  Order No. 2759

Bloodroot
paper $24.95  Order No. 2706

High Water Mark
paper $12.95  Order No. 2760

Metropolis Burning
paper $14.00  Order No. 2765

Beyond the Velvet Curtain
paper $14.00  Order No. 2767

The Floating Bridge
paper $14.00  Order No. 2761

Small Mercies
paper $12.00  Order No. 2766

Cross This Bridge at a Walk
paper $15.00  Order No. 2657

Porthole Views of the World
cloth $29.95  Order No. 2763

McClellan Street
cloth $29.95  Order No. 2673

Spirit of the Place
cloth $39.95  Order No. 2173

Best of James Whitcomb Riley
cloth $29.95  Order No. 2192

Complete Poetic Works of James Whitcomb Riley
paper $27.95  Order No. 2292

 

Recollections

 Being Lucky
cloth $29.95 Order No. 2026

Indiana Winter
cloth $32.95 Order No. 2401

Only 317 Survived
cloth $30.00  Order No. 2411

Life in Letters
paper $10.00  Order No. 2581

Scenic Route Stories
paper $8.95  Order No. 2700

Indiana Winter
paper $12.95  Order No. 2080

 

Religion

 Voices of Faith: Making a Difference in Urban Neighborhoods
paper $19.95 Order No. 2318

Falling Toward Grace: Images of Religion and Culture from the Homeland
cloth $24.95 Order No. 2314

Married to the Church 
cloth $29.95  Order No. 2179

 

Research/Museum Studies

 Historical Celebrations: A handbook for Organizers of Diamond Jubilees, Centennials and Other Community Anniversaries
paper $14.95 Order No. 3101

Leadership for the Future: Changing Directorial Roles in American History Museums and Historical Societies
paper $18.95 Order No. 3011

Local History, National Heritage: Reflections on the History of AASLH
paper $9.95 Order No. 3015

Memory and American History
cloth $24.95 Order No. 2395

Directory of International Resources for Indiana
paper $14.95 Order No. 2161

 

Sports

 Baseball in Fort Wayne
paper $19.99 Order No. 2635

Notre Dame Baseball Greats: From Anson to Yaz
paper $19.99 Order No. 2587

Varsity Sports at Indiana University: A Pictorial History
cloth $39.95 Order No. 2415

Baseball in South Bend
paper $19.99 Order No. 2606

Football at Ball State University 1924-2001
paper $19.99 Order No. 2435

INDY: Racing Before the 500 
cloth $59.95 Order No. 2533

But They Can't Beat Us
cloth $19.95 Order No. 2278

The Kickin' Hoosiers 
paper $19.95 Order No. 2479

For Gold and Glory 
cloth $27.95 Order No. 2382
paper $19.95 Order No. 2660

Getting Open 
cloth $24.00 Order No. 2647

Speedway 
paper $19.99 Order No. 2486

 

Travel

Hoosier Holiday
cloth $27.95  Order No. 2207

Women

 The Country Contributor: The Life and Times of Juliet V. Strauss
cloth $24.95 Order No. 3113

Albion Fellows Bacon: Indiana's Municipal Housekeeper
cloth $24.95 Order No. 2241

Midwestern Women
cloth $39.95 Order No. 2214

Whispers to Shouts: Indiana Women Who Create Art
paper $12.95 Order No. 2530

An Army in Skirts
cloth $27.95  Order No. 2697

19 Stars of Indiana: Exceptional Hoosier Women
cloth $24.95  Order No. 2741

Voices of American Homemakers
cloth $29.95  Order No. 2153

Girlhood Days
cloth $22.50  Order No. 2194