CARROLL, Charles (of Carrollton), 1737-1832


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Carroll, Charles. Journal of Charles Carroll, 1776. 1876. Reprint. New York: New York Times, 1969. Originally published as Journal of Charles Carroll of Carrollton.

Crowl, Philip A., ed. “Charles Carroll’s Plan of Government.”American Historical Review 46 (April 1941): 588-95.

"Extracts from the Carroll Papers.” Maryland Historical Magazine 10 (June 1915): 143-59; (September 1915): 218-58; (December 1915): 322-44; 11 (March 1916): 66-73; (June 1916): 175-89; (September 1916): 261-79; (December 1916): 322-48; 12 (March 1917): 21-41; (June 1917): 166-87; (September 1917): 276-96; (December 1917): 347-69; 13 (March 1918): 54-75; (June 1918): 171-79; (September 1918): 249-67; 14 (June 1919): 127-54; (September 1919): 272-93; (December 1919): 358-71; 15 (March 1920): 56-65; (June 1920): 194-201; (September 1920): 274-91; 16 (1921): 29-42.

Field, Thomas Meagher, ed. Unpublished Letters of Charles Carroll of Carrollton and of His Father, Charles Carroll of Doughoregan. New York: United States Catholic Historical Society, 1902.

Fitzgerald, Charles E. “Charles Carroll of Carrollton and the Constitution.” Ph.D. dissertation, Fordham University, 1927.

Gurn, Joseph. Charles Carroll of Carrollton, 1737-1832. New York: P.J. Kenedy & Sons, 1932.

Hanley, Thomas O’Brien. Charles Carroll of Carrollton: The Making of a Revolutionary Gentleman. Washington: Catholic University of America Press, 1970.

___. Revolutionary Statesman: Charles Carroll and the War. Chicago: Loyola University Press, 1983.

___. “Young Mr. Carroll and Montesquieu.” Maryland Historical Magazine 62 (December 1967): 394-418.

___, ed. The Charles Carroll Papers. Wilmington, DE: Scholarly Resources, 1971-1972. Microfilm. 3 reels and guide.

Hay, Robert P. “Charles Carroll and the Passing of the Revolutionary Generation.” Maryland Historical Magazine 67 (Spring 1972): 54-62.

Hoffman, Ronald, ed. Dear Papa, Dear Charley: The Peregrinations of a Revolutionary Aristocrat, as Told by Charles Carroll of Carrollton and His Father Charles Carroll of Annapolis. Chapel Hill, NC : Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia, the Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, and the Maryland State Archives, Annapolis, by the University of North Carolina Press, 2001.

Leonard, Lewis Alexander. Life of Charles Carroll of Carrollton. New York: Moffat, Yard & Co., 1918.

Maier, Pauline. “Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Dutiful Son and Revolutionary Politician.” In The Old Revolutionaries: Political Lives in the Age of Samuel Adams, pp. 201-68. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1980.

Papenfuse, Edward C. “An Undelivered Defense of a Winning Cause: Charles Carroll of Carrollton’s ‘Remarks on the Proposed Federal Constitution’.” Maryland Historical Magazine 71 (Summer 1976): 220-51.

Paul, Peter J. “The Social Philosophy of Charles Carroll of Carrollton.” Ph.D. dissertation, University of Chicago, 1947.

Phelan, Thomas P. “Charles Carroll of Carrollton, Signer of the Declaration of Independence.” Journal of the American Irish Historical Society 17 (1918): 99-120.

Riley, Elihu S., ed. Correspondence of “First Citizen”—Charles Carroll of Carrollton, and “Antilon”—Daniel Dulany, Jr., 1773, With a History of Governor Eden’s Administration in Maryland, 1769-1776. Baltimore: King Bros., State Printers, 1902.

Rowland, Kate Mason. Life of Charles Carroll of Carrollton, 1737-1832. 2 vols. New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1898.

Smith, Ellen Hart. Charles Carroll of Carrollton. 1942. Reprint. New York: Russell & Russell, 1971.

Van Devanter, Ann C. "Anywhere So Long as There Be Freedom”: Charles Carroll of Carrollton, His Family and His Maryland: An Exhibition and Catalogue. Baltimore: Baltimore Museum of Art, 1975.