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MATERIAL HISTORY REVIEW / REVUE D'HISTOIRE DE LA CULTURE MATÉRIELLE


Issues Published / Numéros publiés


59. Spring / Printemps 2004

    Editorial / Éditorial: The Appropriation and Disappropriation of Objects / L'appropriation et la désappropriation des objets

    Articles: François Simard et Louis-Pascal Rousseau, "La ceinture fléchée au carrefour des convoitises des communautés canadiennes-françaises, amérindiennes et métisses du Canada"; Van Troi Tran, "Vitrines coloniales : ehnologie plastique de l'Algérie à l'exposition universelle de 1889 à Paris"; Marie-Blanche Fourcade, "L'identité culturelle arménienne entrevue dans un intérieur domestique : les indices d'un patrimoine de diaspora"; Tania Martin, "From Object of Pversy to National Treasure: The Ambuguous Place of Catholic Convents in Quebec and the Thetoric of Heritage"; Véronique Klauber, "La modernité paradoxale inscrite dans la culture matérielle d'une communauté de Roms hongrois"; Paul Van Der Grijp, "Reconsidering the Smallest of Artifacts: On the Origins of Philatelic Collecting".

    Media Review / Compte rendu de média: Nicole Vallières, Des musées dans tous leurs états : trois sites Web.

    Book Reviews / Comptes rendus de livres: Brian S. Osborne "David Turnock, An Historical Geography of Railwas in Great Britain and Ireland"; Gerald L.Pocius, "Michael Brian Schiffer with Andrea R. Miller, The Material Life of Human Beings: Artifacts, Behavior, and Communication"; Wilhelm E. Nassau, "Alan MacFarlane and Gerry Martin, Glass: A World History".



58. Fall 2003 / Automne 2003

    Editorial/Éditorial: Objects and Context / Objets et contexte

    Articles: Kristin M. Harris: "An Examination of the Pointe Shoe as Artifact through Ethnographic and Gender Analysis"; Peggy Hogan: "Life and Work in the Brigus Knitting Mills, 1953-1970"; Geneviéve Roy: "L'espace domestique comme source biographique : le cas de la maison d'Alphonse et de Dorimène Desjardins Lévis"; Sabina Elena Stan: "Régimes de vérité et quête de l'origine : marché et monde des objets dans la Roumanie post-communiste"; Melissa Zielke: "Forget-Me-Nots: Victorian Women, Mourning, and the Construction of a Feminine Historical Memory".

    Research Report / Rapport de recherche: Cathy Mathias, Matthew Carter, Barry Gaulton, and Mike Tubrett: "Metallurgic Analysis of Slag Samples from a Seventeenth-Century Blacksmith Shop in Ferryland, Newfoundland".

    Exhibit Review / Compte rendu d'exposition: Sandra A. Niessen: MoMu: A Stylish Newcomer in the World of Fashion and Museums".

    Book Reviews / Comptes rendus de livres: Suzanne Beauvais: "Sara E. Wermiel, The Fireproof Building: Technology and Public Safety in the Nineteenth-Century American City"; Edward S. Cooke Jr.: "Jane L. Cook, Coalescense of Styles: The Ethnic Heritage of St John River Valley Regional Furniture, 1763-1851"; Rhona Richman Kennealy: "Robert J. Belton, Sights of Resistance: Approaches to Canadian Visual Culture"; David M. Monaghan: "Marylin J. McKay, A National Soul: Canadian Mural Painting, 1860s-1930s".



57. Spring 2003 / Printemps 2003

    Editorial/Éditorial: Material Culture and Aesthetics / L'esthétique et la culture matérielle

    Articles: Patrick Carroll: "Love Your Neighbour: Evaluating the Creative Impulse of Armand Lemiez"; Catherine Ferland: ‘Du vin d'Espagne au champagne : la "carte des vins" de la Nouvelle-France au XVIIIe siècle"; Jillian Gould: Toronto Blueberry Buns: "History, Community, Memory"; Cathy Mathias: "The Impact of Conservation on an Archaeological Site in Ferryland, Newfoundland"; Paul B. Williams: Raising the Dead: "The Use of Osteo-Archaeology to Establish Identity at the Little Dutch Church, Halifax, Nova Scotia";

    Research Reports / Rapports de recherches: Etienne Berthold: "À la découverte d'une oeuvre oubliée : l'action éducative et scientifique de l'abbé Léon Provancher travers la Collection Léon- Provancher de l'Université Laval"; Bill Manning: "Beyond the Difenbunker: Canada's Forgotten "Little Bunkers".

    Research Note / Note de recherche: Dennis Bartels: "Renewable Energy Technologies and Communist Societies Envisioned by William Morris and August Bebel".

    Exhibition Review / Compte rendu d'exposition: Brian Burns: "Young Nordic Design: Generation X". An exhibition of Design from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.

    Book Reviews / Comptes rendus de livres: Jenny Cook: "Carlos Mustienes, 1000 Extra/ordinary Objects. Uwe Ommer, 1000 Families: The Family Album of Planet Earth"; Rhona Richman Kenneally: "Rachel Gotlieb and Cora Golden, Design in Canada: Fifty Years from Teakettles to Task Chairs"; David McGee: "Artifacts: An Archaeologist's Year in Silicon Valley".



56. Fall 2002 / Automne 2002

    Editorial/Éditorial: Clothing / Le vêtement

    Articles: Hélène Paré : "Trésor d'archives : le livre paye d'une chapellerie montréalaise au début du XIX e siècle"; Ouglas Nakashima: "Inuit Women's Knowledge of Bird Skins and Its Application in Clothing Construction, Sanikiluaq, Nunavut"; Élise Dubuc : "Culture matérielle et représentations symboliques par grands froids : les vêtements de l'industrie du plein air et la tradition inuit"; Mélissa Gauthier : "Les habits de l'identité maya yucatèque moderne"; Elizabeht Lominska Johnson: "Clothes That Are Not Worn (except...): The Politics of the Clothing Collection at the Museum of Anthopology".

    Exhibit Review / Compte rendu d'exposition: Nicolas Johnson: "From Mandarin Silk Ciselé Velvet to Navy Blue Wool Gabardine: Three Centuries of Men's Fashion at the McCord Museum".

    Book Reviews / Comptes rendus de livres: Sarah Johnson: "Alexandra Palmer, Couture and Commerce: The Transatlantic Fashion Trade in the 1950s"; Pamela A. Klassen: "Linda B. Arthur, ed., Undressing Religion: Commitment and Conversion from a Cross-Cultural Perspective"; Sandra Niessen: "Linda Welters, ed., Folk Dress in Europe and Anatolia: Beliefs about Protection and Fertility"; Galia T. Petkova: "Liza Crihfield Dalby, Kimono: Fashioning Culture".



55. Spring 2002 / Printemps 2002

    Articles: Pat Tomczyszyn, "Sifting Through the Papers of the Past: Using Archival Documents for Costume Research in Seventeenth- and Eighteenth- Century Quebec"; Brian S.Osborne, "Moose Jaw's "Great Escape"; Constructing Tunnels, Deconstructing Heritage, Marketing Places"; Dessislav Sabev, "Consommer la mobilité" en Bulgarie postsocialiste (1990-2000) : sujets et objets"; Melissa Zielke, "Go Down Moses: The Griffn House and the Continuing Struggle to Preserve, Interpret and Exhibit Black History"; Jane Burns, "The Multiple Roles of the Millworker's Lunch Basket in Central Newfoundland".

    Research Reports / Rapports de recherches: Anna Adamek, "Industrial Transfers from the Collection of the Canada Science and Technology Museum"; Steve Killing and Dawn McColl, "Documenting the Small Craft Collection of the Canadian Canoe Museum: The Development of SmartScan and the Visual Archiver".

    Exhibit Reviews / Comptes rendus d'expositions: David J. Marcogliese and Sharon McGladdery, "Lifelines: Canada's East Coast Fisheries; David W. Monaghan, "Aluminum by Design: From Jewellery to Jets".

    Book Reviews / Comptes rendus de livres: Robert Tremblay, "Claire Poitras, La Cité au bout du fil : le téléphone à Montréal de 1879 à 1930"; David B. Flemming, "Mark Kingwell and Christopher Moore, Canada our Century: 100 Voices, 500 Visions"; Rhona Richman Kenneally, "Sherrie A. Inness, Dinner Roles: American Women and Culinary Culture, Mary Drake McFeely, Can She Bake A Cherry Pie? American Women and the Kitchen in the Twentieth Century"; Edwards S. Cooke Jr., "Donald Blake Webster, Rococo to Rustique: Early French-Canadian Furniture in the Royal Ontario Museum"; Brian S. Osborne, "Catherine Delano-Smith and Roger J. P. Kain, English Maps: A History". Rhona Richman Kenneally, "Joy Parr, Domestic Goods: The Material, the Moral, and the Economic in the Postwar Years".



54. Fall 2001 / Automne 2001

    Editorial/Éditorial: Popular Culture / Culture populaire

    Articles: Elisabeth I. Ward, "Viking pop Culture on Display: The Case of the Horned Helmets"; John D. Fairfield, "The Park in the City: Baseball Landscapes Civically Considered"; Jocelyne Mathieu, "Découvir, étudier et mettre en valeur la culture matérielle : dialectique entre cultures populaire et savante, l'exemple québécois au 20e siècle"; Sharon M.H. MacDonald, "As the Locusts in Egypt Gathered Crops": Hooked Mat Mania and Cross-Border Shopping in the Early Twentieth Century"; Garth Wilson, "Shiver My Timbers: Images, Objects and Ideas in the Popular Culture of Seafaring"; Cindy Donatelli, "Driving the Suburbs: Minivans, Gender and Family Values".

    Research Report / Rapport de recherche: Isabelle Simard, "Récupérer pour créer : les enjeux de la récupération des textiles dans le design de mode québécois depuis 1980"; Shirley Teresa Wajda, "Repo Culture".

    Exhibit Review / Compte rendu d'expositions: The J›A›K›A›L Collective, "Cultures of Nothing: Popular Culture in the Museum Context–Hitchcoc, Hip Hop, and the Hockey Hall of Fame".

    Book Reviews / Comptes rendus de livres: Rhona Richman Kenneally, "Joanne Hollows, Feminism, Feminity and Popular Culture, Alison J. Clarke, Tupperware: The Promise of Plastic in 1950s America"; Russel Johnston. "Maurice Rickards, The Encyclopedia of Ephemera: A Guide to the Fragmentary Documents of Everyday Life for the Collector, Curator, and Historian"; Anna Adamek, "Kevin Mulroy, ed., Western Amerykanski: Pokish Poster Art and the Western"; Donald F. Davis, " David Thomas, Len Holden and Tim Claydon, eds, The Motor Car and Popular Culture in the Twentieth Century"; Randall Brooks, "Witold Rybczynski, One Good Turn: A Natural History of the Screwdriver and the Screw"; Wim Gilles, " Regina Lee Baszczyk, Imagining Consumers –Design and Innovation from Wedgwood to Corning".

    Last Impressions / Dernières impressions



53. Spring 2001 / Printemps 2001

    Editorial/Éditorial

    Article: Douglas McCalla, "Textile Purchases by Some Ordinary Upper Canadians, 1808-1861".

    Research Reports / Rapports de recherches: Nadia Kajjou, "Les oubliées de la société et le tapis du Moyen Atlas marocain"; Michel Wyczynski, "Canadian War Museum's Airborne Beret Collection"; Suzanne Beauvais, "La ville, agent catalyseur de développement : le rôle des municipalités dans l'évolution de l'industrie canadienne des véhicules d'incendie, 1945-1965".

    Exhibit Review / Compte rendu d'exposition: Jennifer Carter And Colleen Ovenden, "Finding Sense in New Places: Vital Signs in Contemporary Art Practice".

    Book Reviews / Comptes rendus de livres: Georges Gauthier-Larouche, "Lynda Villeneuve, Paysage, mythe et territorialité : Charlevoix au XIXe siècle, pour une nouvelle approche du paysage"; Larry McNally, "Richard White, Gentlemen Engineers: The Careers of Frank and Walter Shanly"; Delphin A. Muise, "Brian Young, The Making and Unmaking of a University Museum: The McCord, 1921-1996"; Joan Seidl, "Lilia d'Acres and Donald Luxton, Lions Gate"; Brian S. Osborne, "Eva Mackey, The House of Difference: Cultural Politics and National Identity in Canada"; David McGee, "Wave of the Future, Same Old Story – The New York Times Magazine".

    Photo Essay / Étude photographique: David W. Monaghan, "A Diverse Legacy: The CN Photo Collection at the Canada Science and Technology Museum".



52. Fall 2000 / Automne 2000

    Editorial/Éditorial

    Articles: Alexis McCrossen, "Time Balls: Marking Modern Times in Urban America, 1877-1922"; Bryan Dewalt, "Men, Women and Machines: Time Management and Machine Dictation in the Modern Office"; Patricia K. Wood, "The Historic Site as a Cultural Text: A Geography of Heritage in Calgary, Alberta"; Carlene E. Stephens, "From Little Machines to Big Themes: Thinking about Clocks, Watches and Time at the National Museum of American History"; Catherine Saouter, "Les Pères de la Confédération : photographie, peinture et représentation".

    Research Note / Note de recherche: Randall C. Brooks, A Canadian Time Ball / Un ballon horaire canadien.

    Exhibit Reviews / Comptes rendus d'expositions: Sarah Gordon, "The Eva and Morris Feld gallery, Museum of American Fold Art, Millennial Dreams: Vision and Prophecy in American Fold Art"; Siân Best, "The Millenium Dome, Greenwich, London, England".

    Book Reviews / Comptes rendus de livres: Robert Hannah, "Duncan Steele, Marking Time: The Epic Quest to Invent the Perfect Calendar".; David Harris, "Bruce Barnard, Century: One Hundred Years of Human Progress, Regression, Suffering and Hope"; Paul Nathanson, "Daniel Wojcik, The End of the World as We Know It: Faith, Fatalism, and Apocalypse in America"; Andrea Schuld, "Mark Kingwell, Dreams of Millenium".

    Photograph/Photographie: Catherine Marcogliese, "Night-Time".

    Poem/Poème: Elizabeth Irving-Waddleton, "Reconstruction".



51. Spring 2000 / Printemps 2000

    Articles: Marcel Moussette, "Des couteaux pour la traite des fourrures"; Christina Bates, "Wearing Two Hats: An Interdisciplinary Approach to the Millinery Trade in Ontario, 1850-1930"; Danièle Dossetto, "Une muséologie volontariste en Provence : la galerie du costume au Museon arlaten (Arles) à l'épreuve de l'enquête ethnologique".

    Research Reports / Rapports de recherche: Pat Tomczyszyn, "With Love from the Trenches: Embroidered Silk Postcards of the First World War"; Gérald Baril, "Costumes du monde : réinterpréter le patrimoine matériel".

    Course Review / Compte rendu de cours: Antoinette Duplessis, "Winterthur Museum's 1999 Winter Institute".

    Exhibit Review / Compte rendu d'exposition: Paul J. Gruchy, "The Newfoundland Museum, St John's, Possessions: A Collection in Progress".

    Book Reviews / Compte rendus de livres: Randall Brooks, "Richard Panek, Seeing and Believing: How the Telescope Opened Our Eyes and Minds to the Heavens"; R. John Corby, "Christopher A. Andreae, Lines of Country: An Atlas of Railway and Waterway History in Canada"; Rhona Richman Kenneally, "Karen Dubinsky, The Second Greatest Disappointment: Honeymooning and Tourism at Niagara Falls "; "Linda May Ballard: Forgetting Frolic: Marriage Traditions in Ireland"; David McGee, "Robert Fox ed., Technological Change: Methods and Themes in the History of Technology"; Marcel Moussette, "Siân Jones, The Archeology of Ethnicity"; Brian S. Osborne, "Jeremy Black, Maps and History: Constructing Images of the Past".



50. Fall 1999 / Automne 1999

    Articles: A.J.B. Johnston, "Past/Present/Future: Marking Louisbourg"; Luc Noppen and Lucie K. Morisset, "The Architecture of Old Quebec, or The History of a Palimpsest"; Susan Pearce, "Material History as Cultural Transition: A La Ronde, Exmouth, Devon, England"; Barbara LeBlanc, "Construction d'un paysage identitaire: Grand-Pré et la collectivité acadienne"; Denis Laborde et Laurier Turgeon, "Construire une histoire Basque au Québec"; Tasslyn Frame, "Our Nation's Attic?: Making American National Identity".

    Research Reports / Rapports de recherche: Camron Pulsifer, "Hitler's Car and the Canadian War Museum: Problems of Documentation and Interpretation"; Michael S. Nassaney and Carl A. Nickolai, "Selective Memories and the Material World: The Changing Significance of the Warren B. Shepard Site, Battle Creek, Michigan"

    Interview/Entrevue: Sharon Babaian, "David Lowenthal on Public History: An Interview".

    Book Reviews / Compte rendus de livres: Duncan Ferguson Cameron, "Amy Henderson and Adrienne L. Kaeppler, eds., Exhibiting Dilemmas: Issues of Representation at the Smithsonian"; Paul Nathanson, "Peter W. Williams, Houses of God: Region, Religion and Architecture in the United States"; Philip V. Scarpino, "Michael Wallace, Mickey Mouse History and Other Essays on Public Memory"; Louise Trottier, "Roch Samson, Les Forges du Saint-Maurice: les débuts de l'industrie sidérurgique au Canada 1730-1883"; Diane Tye, "Ann Smart Martin and J. Ritchie Garrison, American Material Culture : The Shape of the Field".


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