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Klingberg, Frank Wysor. "James Buchanan and the Crisis of the Union." Journal of Southern History 9, no. 4 (1943): 455-474. Journal Article Secondary 1943
Van Winden, Kathe. "The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln: Its Effect in California." Journal of the West 4, no. 2 (1965): 211-230. Journal Article Secondary 1965
Huggins, Nathan Irvin and Oscar Handlin. Slave and Citizen: The Life of Frederick Douglass. Boston: Little, Brown, 1980. Book Secondary 1980
Bradford, Sarah H. Scenes in the Life of Harriet Tubman. Auburn, NY: W.J. Moses, 1869. Book Primary 1869
Jordan, Henry D. “Daniel Wolsey Voorhees.” Mississippi Valley Historical Review 6 (March 1920): 532-555. Journal Article Secondary 1920
Terrill, Robert E., and David Zarefsky. "Consistency and Change in the Rhetoric of Stephen A. Douglas." Southern Communication Journal 62, no. 3 (Spring 1997): 179. Journal Article Secondary 1997
Clark, Kimball. "The Epic March of Doniphan's Missourians." Missouri Historical Review 80, no. 2 (1986): 134-155. Journal Article Secondary 1986
Sunseri, Alvin R. "Revolt in Taos, 1846-47: Resistance to U.S. Occupation." Palacio 96, no. 1 (1990): 38-47. Journal Article Secondary 1990
Martin, David L. "When Lincoln Suspended Habeas Corpus." American Bar Association Journal 60, no. 1 (1974): 99-102. Journal Article Secondary 1974
Brawley, Benjamin. A Short History of the American Negro. New York: The Macmillam Company, 1919. Book Secondary 1919
Langley, Lester D. “Two Jacksonian Diplomats in Czarist Russia.” Research Studies 45, no. 2 (1977): 92-99. Journal Article Secondary 1977
Harper, Robert S. Irvin McDowell and the Battle of Bull Run. Columbus: Ohio Civil War Centennial Commission, 1961. Book Secondary 1961
Sanborn, Franklin Benjamin, ed. The Life and Letters of John Brown, Liberator of Kansas, and Martyr of Virginia. Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1885. Book Primary 1885
Bernhard, Virginia, and Elizabeth Fox-Genovese. The Birth of American Feminism: The Seneca Falls Woman's Convention of 1848. St. James, NY: Brandywine Press, 1995. Book Secondary 1995
Chaffin, Tom. Pathfinder: John Charles Frémont and the Course of American Empire. New York: Hill and Wang, 2002. Book Secondary 2002
Evans, Clement A., ed. Confederate Military History. Vol. 10. Atlanta: Confederate Publishing Company, 1899. Book Secondary 1899
Egnal, Marc. Clash of Extremes: The Economic Origins of the Civil War. New York: Hill and Wang, 2009. Book Secondary 2009
Landon, Fred. "Anderson Fugitive Case." Journal of Negro History 7, no. 3 (1922): 233-242. Journal Article Secondary 1922
Clayton, Lawrence. "The March to Monterrey: The Diary of Lieutenant Rankin Dilworth." West Texas Historical Association Year Book 68 (1992): 55-61. Journal Article Secondary 1992
Swan III, Guy C. "Scott's Engineers." Military Review 63, no. 3 (1983): 61-69. Journal Article Secondary 1983
McGinty, Brian. "War in the Court." Civil War Times Illustrated 19, no. 5 (1980): 22-25, 39-41. Journal Article Secondary 1980
Levin, Alexandra Lee. "James Buchanan's Letters from Baltimore, 1798." Maryland Historical Magazine 74, no. 4 (1979): 344-357. Journal Article Secondary 1979
Hennessy, John J. Return to Bull Run: The Campaign and Battle of Second Manassas. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1993. Book Secondary 1993
Boyd, William Kenneth. North Carolina on the Eve of Secession. Washington, DC: American Historical Association, 1912. Book Secondary 1912
Lehrman, Lewis E. Lincoln at Peoria: The Turning Point. Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 2008. Book Secondary 2008
DuBois, Ellen Carol. "Seneca Falls Goes Public." Public Historian 21, no. 2 (Spring 1999): 41-47. Journal Article Secondary 1999
Goodwin, Cardinal Leonidas. John Charles Frémont, an Explanation of His Career. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1930. Book Secondary 1930
Browne, John W., and Irving H. Bartlett. "Abolitionists, Fugitives, and Imposters in Boston, 1846-1847." New England Quarterly 55, no. 1 (1982): 97-110. Journal Article Secondary 1982
Frazier, Thomas and Tom Carney. "A Man Named Sam." Adventist Heritage 17, no. 1 (1996): 53-55. Journal Article Secondary 1996
Landon, Fred. "The Negro Migration to Canada After the Passing of the Fugitive Slave Act." Journal of Negro History 5, no. 1 (January 1920): 22-36. Journal Article Secondary 1920
Thibodeaux, Annette B. "The Lincoln-Douglas Debates." Library Media Connection 23, no. 7 (April/May 2005): 89. Journal Article Secondary 2005
Colcleugh, M. Bruce. "La Invasion Yanqui: The Crucible of Elite Nationalism in Mexico." Canadian Review of Studies in Nationalism 24, no. 1-2 (1997): 1-11. Journal Article Secondary 1997
Tamez Vasquez, Enrique. "Brazito Remembered One Hundred Fifty Years Ago: Another Look." Password 43, no. 2 (1998): 54-68. Journal Article Secondary 1998
McLaughlin, James Fairfax. "Chief Justice Taney and the Maryland Catholics." Catholic World 67 (1898): 396-404. Journal Article Secondary 1898
MacKinnon, William P. "Epilogue to the Utah War: Impact and Legacy." Journal of Mormon History 29, no. 2 (2003); 186-248. Journal Article Secondary 2003
Eggert, Gerald G. Richard Olney: Evolution of a Statesman. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1974. Book Secondary 1974
Ellis, John Willis. Speech of Hon. John W. Ellis, Delivered before the Democratic State Convention, in Raleigh, March 9, 1860. Raleigh, NC: "Standard" Office Print, 1860. Book Primary 1860
King, Willard. Lincoln’s Manager: David Davis. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1960. Book Secondary 1960
Lerner, Gerda. "The Meaning of Seneca Falls: 1848-1998." Dissent 45, no. 4 (Fall 1998): 35-41. Journal Article Secondary 1998
Colcleugh, Malcolm Bruce. "War-Time Portraits of the Gringo: American Invaders and the Manufacture of Mexican Nationalism." Journal of the Canadian Historical Association 6, (1995): 81-101. Journal Article Secondary 1995
Tanner Jr., John D. "Campaign for Los Angeles - December 29, 1846, to January 10, 1847." California Historical Society Quarterly 48, no. 3 (1969): 219-241. Journal Article Secondary 1969
White, Ronald C. The Eloquent President: A Portrait of Lincoln through His Words. New York: Random House, 2005. Book Secondary 2005
MacKinnon, William P. "125 Years of Conspiracy Theories: Origins of the Utah Expedition of 1857-58." Utah Historical Quarterly 52, no. 3 (1984): 212-230.  Journal Article Secondary 1984
James, Henry. Richard Olney and his Public Service. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1923. Book Secondary 1923
Conway, Moncure Daniel. Republican Superstitions as Illustrated in the Political History of America. London: H. S. King & Co., 1872. Book Primary 1872
Hooker, Isabella Beecher. Womanhood: Its Sanctities and Fidelities. Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1873. Book Primary 1873
Volpe, Vernon L. “The Frémonts and Emancipation in Missouri.” Historian 56 (Winter 1994): 339-354. Journal Article Secondary 1994
Howard, Oliver Otis. General Taylor. New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1892. Book Secondary 1892
Tanner, Jr., John D. and Gloria R. Lothrup. "Don Juan Forster, Southern California Ranchero." Southern California Quarterly 52, no. 3 (1970): 195-230. Journal Article Secondary 1970
Schmidhauser, John R. "Judicial Behavior and the Sectional Crisis of 1837-1860." Journal of Politics 23, no. 4 (1961): 615-640. Journal Article Secondary 1961
MacKinnon, William P. “The Gap in the Buchanan Revival: The Utah Expedition of 1857-58.” Utah Historical Quarterly 45, no. 1 (1977): 36-46. Journal Article Secondary 1977
Conway, Moncure Daniel. Emerson at Home and Abroad. Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1882. Book Primary 1882
Rugoff, Milton Allan. The Beechers: An American Family in the Nineteenth Century. New York: Harper & Row, 1981. Book Secondary 1981
Whitescarver, Keith. “School Books, Publishers, and Southern Nationalists: Refashioning the Curriculum in North Carolina's Schools, 1850-1861.” North Carolina Historical Review 79, no. 1 (2002): 28-49. Journal Article Secondary 2002
Greeley, Horace. An Overland Journey, from New York to San Francisco in the Summer of 1859. New York: C. M. Saxton, Barker & Co., 1860. Book Primary 1860
Weisenberg, Leonard A. “Hamlin of Maine.” Civil War Times Illustrated 10 (December 1971): 34-44. Journal Article Secondary 1971
McDonough, James L. Schofield: Union General in the Civil War and Reconstruction. Tallahassee: Florida State University Press, 1972. Book Secondary 1972
Polsky, Milton. "The American Slave Narrative: Dramatic Resource Material for the Classroom." Journal of Negro Education 45, no. 2 (Spring 1976): 166-178. Journal Article Secondary 1976
Thomas, Emory M. "Rights, Righteousness, and a Sandbox: Reflections on Harper's Ferry and Bull Run." Virginia Cavalcade 37, no. 4 (1988): 180-191. Journal Article Secondary 1988
Taylor, John M. "Sailing the Seas of Manifest Destiny." MHQ 16, no. 2 (Winter 2004): 14-20. Journal Article Secondary 2004
Spector, Robert M. "Lincoln and Taney: A Study in Constitutional Polarization." American Journal of Legal History 15, no. 3 (1971): 199-214. Journal Article Secondary 1971
McKissack, Pat, and  Fredrick McKissack. Rebels Against Slavery: American Slave Revolts. New York: Scholastic, 1996. Book Secondary 1996
MacKinnon, William P. “The Buchanan Spoils System and the Utah Expedition: Careers of W. M. F. Magraw and John M. Hockaday.” Utah Historical Quarterly 31, no. 2 (1963): 127-150. Journal Article Secondary 1963
Blake, Nelson M. "The Olney-Pauncefote Treaty of 1897." American Historical Review 50, no. 2 (1945): 228-243. Journal Article Secondary 1945
Conway, Moncure Daniel. Testimonies Concerning Slavery. London: Chapman and Hall, 1864. Book Primary 1864
Clifford, Deborah Pickman. Crusader for Freedom: A Life of Lydia Maria Child. Boston: Beacon Press, 1992. Book Secondary 1992
White, Barbara Anne. The Beecher Sisters. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2003. Book Secondary 2003
Pletcher, David M. The Diplomacy of Annexation: Texas, Oregon, and the Mexican War. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1973. Book Secondary 1973
Roberts, David. A Newer World: Kit Carson, John C. Fremont, and the Claiming of the American West. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2000. Book Secondary 2000
Schofield, John McAllister. Forty-Six Years in the Army. New York: Century Co., 1897. Book Primary 1897
Frisch, Morton J. "The Lincoln-Douglas Debates and History." Lincoln Herald 57, no. 4 (1956): 17-19. Journal Article Secondary 1956
Connor, Seymour V. "Attitudes and Opinions about the Mexican War: 1846-1970." Journal of the West 11, no. 2 (1972): 361-366. Journal Article Secondary 1972
Taylor, Robert Lewis. Two Roads to Guadalupé. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1964. Book Secondary 1964
Anderson, Osborne P. A Voice from Harper's Ferry: A Narrative of Events at Harper's Ferry. Boston, 1861.
Book Primary 1861
McMurty, R. Gerald. James Buchanan in Kentucky, 1813. Elizabethtown, KY: Hardin County Historical Society, 1934. Book Secondary 1934
Eggert, Gerald G. "Richard Olney and the Income Tax Cases (1895)." Mississippi Valley Historical Review 48, no. 1 (1961): 24-41. Journal Article Secondary 1961
Stegmaier, Mark J. “Zachary Taylor Versus The South.” Civil War History 33, no. 3 (1987): 219-241. Journal Article Secondary 1987
Ford, Lacy. “Reconfiguring the Old South: ‘Solving’ the Problem of Slavery, 1787-1838.” Journal of American History 95, no. 1 (June 2008): 95-122. Journal Article Secondary 2008
Hawgood, John A. “John C. Frémont and the Bear Flag Revolution: A Reappraisal.” Southern California Quarterly 44 (June 1962): 67-96. Journal Article Secondary 1962
Frye, Dennis E. "‘Through God's Blessing’." North & South 5, no. 7 (2002): 66-74. Journal Article Secondary 2002
Peters, Pamela R. The Underground Railroad in Floyd County, Indiana. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Co, 2001. Book Secondary 2001
Tays, George. "Fremont had no Secret Instructions." Pacific Historical Review 9 (1940): 157-171. Journal Article Secondary 1940
Meerse, David E. "Buchanan, the Patronage, and the Lecompton Constitution: A Case Study." Civil War History 41, no. 4 (1995): 291-312. Journal Article Secondary 1995
Ayers, Edward L. Vengeance and Justice: Crime and Punishment in the 19th century American South. New York: Oxford University Press, 1984. Book Secondary 1984
Horton, James Oliver. “A Crusade for Freedom: William Still and the Real Underground Railroad.” In Passages to Freedom: The Underground Railroad in History and Memory, edited by David W. Blight, 174-193. Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Books, 2004. Book Chapter Secondary 2004
Karcher, Carolyn L. The First Woman in the Republic: A Cultural Biography of Lydia Maria Child. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1994. Book Secondary 1994
Simpson, Brooks D. Ulysses S. Grant: Triumph Over Adversity, 1822-1865. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2000. Book Secondary 2000
Starks, Ernest Obadele. Freebooters and Smugglers: The Foreign Salve Trade in the United States after 1808. Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 2007. Book Secondary 2007
Montgomery, Henry. The Life of Major General Zachary Taylor. Buffalo, NY: Derby & Hewson Publishers, 1847. Book Primary 1847
Latham, Frank Brown. The Dred Scott Decision, March 6, 1857; Slavery and the Supreme Court's Self-inflicted Wound. New York: F. Watts, 1968. Book Secondary 1968
Thompson, Carol L. "Women and the Antislavery Movement." Current History 70, no. 416 (1976): 198-201. Journal Article Secondary 1976
Cortes, Juan. The Doctrina and Confesionario of Juan Cortes. Altadena, CA: Howling Coyote, 1979 Other Primary 1979
Theisen, Gerald. "Conquest of Santa Fe." Journal of Mexican American History 4 (1974): 99-102. Journal Article Secondary 1974
Banks, Russell. Cloudsplitter : A Novel. New York: HarperPerennial, 1999. Book Secondary 1998
Meltzer, Milton. Tongue of Flame: The Life of Lydia Maria Child. New York: Crowell, 1965. Book Secondary 1965
Horne, Gerald. The Deepest South: The United States, Brazil, and the African Slave Trade. New York: New York University Press, 2007. Book Secondary 2007
Hogue, James Keith. Uncivil War: Five New Orleans Street Battles and the Rise and Fall of Radical Reconstruction. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2006. Book Secondary 2006
Quinn, Angela M. The Underground Railroad and the Antislavery Movement in Fort Wayne and Allen County, Indiana. Fort Wayne, IN: Arch Inc., 2001. Book Secondary 2001
Cotera, Maria. "Deconstructing the Corrido Hero: Caballero and its Gendered Critique of Nationalist Discourse." Perspectives in Mexican American Studies 5 (1995): 150-170. Journal Article Secondary 1995
Thompson, Jerry. "Winfield Scott's Army of Occupation as Pioneer Alpinists: Epic Ascents of Popocatepetl and Citlaltepetl." Southwestern Historical Quarterly 105, no. 4 (2002): 548-581. Journal Article Secondary 2002