AMES, Oakes, 1804-1873


Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives

Extended Bibliography

Ames, Oakes. Defence of Oakes Ames against the charge of selling to members of Congress, shares of the capitol stock of the Credit Mobilier of America, with the intent to bribe said members of Congress. read in the House of Representatives, Feb. 25, 1873. [Washington?: N.p., 1873].

———. Oakes Ames and the Credit mobilier. Boston: F. Wood, printer, [1880].

Chaffin, William Ladd. Discourse in memory of Oakes Ames. Easton: D. S. Hasty, book and job printer, 1873.

Crawford, Jay Boyd. The Credit Mobilier of America; its origin and history, its work of constructing the Union Pacific Railroad and the relation of members of Congress therewith, by J. B. Crawford. Boston: C. W. Calkins, 1880. Reprint, New York: AMS Press, 1980.