Janet L. Coryell is Professor of History at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo. She is the coeditor of Beyond Image and Convention: Explorations in Southern Women's History (Univeristy of Missouri Press).Thomas H. Appleton, Jr., is Professor of History at Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond. He is coeditor of A Mythic Land Apart: Reassessing Southerners and Their History.Anastatia Sims is Professor of History at Georgia Southern University in Statesboro. She is the author of The Power of Feminity in the New South: Women's Organizations and Politics in North Carolina, 1880-1930.Sandra Gioia Treadway is Deputy Director of the Library of Virginia in Richmond. She is the coeditor of Beyond Image and Convention: Explorations in Southern Women's History (University of Missouri Press).