COLFAX, Schuyler, 1823-1885


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Brisbin, James S. The Campaign Lives of Ulysses S. Grant, and Schuyler Colfax. Cincinnati: C.F. Vent & Co.; Chicago: J.S. Goodman & Co., 1868.

Brockett, L. P. (Linus Pierpont). Grant and Colfax: Their Lives and Services. New York: Richardson and Company, [pref. 1868].

Carey, Henry Charles. The Farmer’s Question: Letters to the Hon. Schuyler Colfax, Speaker of the House of Representatives. Philadelphia: Collins, 1865.

Colfax, Schuyler. Example and Effort: An Address Delivered Before the Congressional Temperance Society at Washington, D.C. New York: National Temperance Society and Publication House, 1872.

___. Free Sugar. [Washington: Buell & Blanchard, printers, 1857.]

___. Fremont’s hundred days in Missouri: Speech of Schuyler Colfax, of Indiana, in reply to Mr. Blair, of Missouri, delivered in the House of Representatives, March 7, 1862. Washington: Scammell, [1862].

___. Kansas—the Lecompton Constitution. Speech of Hon. Schuyler Colfax, of Indiana, in the House of Representatives, March 20, 1858. Washington: Buell & Blanchard, Printers, 1858.

___. The “laws" of Kansas. Speech of the Hon. Schuyler Colfax, of Indiana. In the House of Representatives, June 21, 1856. New York: Greeley & McElrath, [1856].

___. Life and Principles of Abraham Lincoln. Philadelphia: J.B. Rodgers, printer, 1865.

___. Speeches of Messrs. Colfax, of Indiana, and Thaddeus Stevens of Penn. [Washington: Scammell & co., printers, 1862].

Hollister, Ovando J. Life of Schuyler Colfax. New York: Funk and Wagnalls, 1886.

The life and times of Hon. Schuyler Colfax. New York: E. B. Treat & co.; Chicago, Ill.: C. W. Lilley [etc., etc.], 1868.

The lives and public services of General U. S. Grant, U. S. A. and of Hon. Schuyler Colfax. Philadelphia: N.p., 1868.

The lives of General U.S. Grant and Schuyler Colfax. This work is a complete history of the lives of General Ulysses S. Grant, and of the Hon. Schuyler Colfax, from their birth up to the present time. Philadelphia: T.B. Peterson & Brothers, [1868].

Lives of Ulysses S. Grant, and Schuyler Colfax: Candidates of the National Republican Party for President and Vice President of the United States, illustrated with portraits, containing, also, a correct genealogical summary of the Grant family, now first published. Cincinnati: Padrick & Co., 1868.

Mansfield, Edward Deering. Popular and Authentic Lives of Ulysses S. Grant and Schuyler Colfax. Cincinnati, [Ohio]: R.W. Carroll & Co., 1868.

[McCabe, James Dabney]. The Life and Public Services of Schuyler Colfax. New York: United States publishing company; Chicago: P. Garrett & co. [etc., etc.], 1868.

Moore, A. Y. (Ambrose Yoemans). The Life of Schuyler Colfax. Philadelphia: T.B. Peterson & Brothers, [1868].

Phelps, Charles A. Life and public services of General Ulysses S. Grant, from his boyhood to the present time. And a biographical sketch of Hon. Schuyler Colfax. Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1868.

Richardson, Albert Deane. A Personal History of Ulysses S. Grant, and Sketch of Schuyler Colfax. Hartford, Conn.: American Publishing Company; San Francisco, Calif.: R. J. Trumbull & Co., 1868.

Sketches of the lives and services of Ulysses S. Grant and Schuyler Colfax, national Republican candidates for president and vice president of the United States. [Washington: Chronicle print., 1868].

Smith, Willard Harvey. The Life and Times of Hon. Schuyler Colfax. Indianapolis: Indiana Historical Bureau, 1952.

___. Schuyler Colfax: The Changing Fortunes of a Political Idol. Indianapolis: Indiana Historical Bureau, 1952.

___. “The Political Career of Schuyler Colfax to His Election as Vice-President in 1868." Ph.D. diss., Indiana University, 1939.