CLINGMAN, Thomas Lanier, 1812-1897


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Extended Bibliography

Bassett, John S. “The Congressional Career of Thos. L. Clingman.” Historical Papers, Historical Society of Trinity College, ser. 4, pp. 48-63. 1900. Reprint. New York: AMS Press, 1970.

Clingman, Thomas L. Selections from the Speeches and Writings of Honorable Thomas L. Clingman, of North Carolina. Raleigh: J. Nichols, Printer, 1877.

Inscoe, John C. “Thomas Clingman, Mountain Whiggery, and the Southern Cause.” Civil War History 33 (March 1987): 42-62.

Jeffrey, Thomas E. “An Unclean Vessel: Thomas Lanier Clingman and the ’Railroad Ring.’" North Carolina Historical Review 74 (October 1997): 389-431.

Jeffrey, Thomas E. “ ‘Thunder From the Mountains’: Thomas Lanier Clingman and the End of Whig Supremacy in North Carolina.” North Carolina Historical Review 56 (October 1979): 366-95.

___. Thomas Lanier Clingman: Fire Eater from the Carolina Mountains. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1999.

___. “ ‘A Whole Torrent of Mean and Malevolent Abuse’: Party Politics and the Clingman-Mitchell Controversy.” North Carolina Historical Review 70 (July 1993): 241-65; (October 1993): 401-29.

Kruman, Marc W. “Thomas L. Clingman and the Whig Party: A Reconsideration.” North Carolina Historical Review 64 (January 1987): 1-18.

Walton, Brian G. “Elections to the United States Senate in North Carolina, 1835-1861.” North Carolina Historical Review 53 (April 1976): 168-92.