DODGE, Grenville Mellen, 1831-1916


Extended Bibliography

Ashby, George Franklin. Major General Grenville M. Dodge (1831-1916) Maker of History in the Great West. New York: Newcomen Society of England, American Branch, 1947.

Baldwin, John N. General Grenville M. Dodge. [Council Bluffs?: N.p., 1906].

Dodge, Grenville Mellen. Address to Army associations and miscellaneous papers relating to Civil and Spanish wars. New York: Unz & Company, 1904.

———. The Battle of Atlanta, and other campaigns, addresses, etc. Council Bluffs, Iowa: The Monarch Printing Company, 1910. Reprint, Earlysville, Va.: Old Books Pub., [1996].

———. Biographical sketch of James Bridger; mountaineer, trapper and guide. [Kansas City: R.M. Rigby Printing Co., 1904?]

———. A brief biographical sketch of the life of Major-General Grenville M. Dodge. New York: Press of Styles & Cash, 1893. Reprint, New York: Arno Press, 1981.

———. Colonel William H. Kinsman. Des Moines: N.p., 1902.

———. How We Built the Union Pacific Railway. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1910. Reprint, Ann Arbor, [Mich.]: University Microfilms, [1966].

———. The Indian campaign of winter of 1864-65. [Denver?: N.p., 1907?]

———. Map of the Union Pacific Rail Road and surveys of 1864, 65, 66, 67, 1868 from Missouri River to Humboldt Wells, G.M. Dodge, Chief Engineer. [N.p.], 1869.

———. Personal recollections of General William T. Sherman, by Major-General Grenville M. Dodge. Delivered at the 28th annual encampment, Department of Iowa, Grand Army of the Republic, May 21, 1902, Des Moines, Iowa.

———. Personal recollections of Lincoln: An address before the Young Men’s Christian Association of Council Bluffs, Iowa, on February 12th, 1911. Council Bluffs, Iowa: Monarch Printing Co., 1911.

———. Personal Recollections of President Abraham Lincoln, General Ulysses S. Grant, and General William T. Sherman. Council Bluffs, Iowa: The Monarch Printing Company, 1914. Reprint, Denver: Sage Books, [1965].

———. Romantic realities. The story of the building of the Pacific roads ... A paper on the trans-continental railways, by General G. M. Dodge, read before the Society of the Army of the Tennessee at its 21st annual reunion at Toledo, Ohio, September 15, 1888. Compliments Passenger Department of the Union Pacific system. Omaha, Nebr.: N.p., 1891.

———. Sketch of the military service of Major General Wager Swayne. New York: Unz, [1903].

———. [Transcontinental railways] Paper read before the Society of the Army of the Tennessee at its 21st annual reunion at Toledo, O., Sept. 15, 1888. New York: Unz & Co., printers, 1899.

Farnham, Wallace D. “Grenville Dodge and the Union Pacific: A Study of Historical Legends." Journal of American History 51 (1965): 632-50.

Hirshon, Stanley P. Grenville M. Dodge: Politician Railroad Pioneer. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1967.

Mauck, Genevieve Powlison, and William J. Petersen. “Grenville Mellen Dodge, Soldier-Engineer." Palimpsest 47 (November 1966): 433-80.

Perkins, Jacob Randolph. Trails, rails and war; the life of General G. M. Dodge. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, [1929]. Reprint, New York: Arno Press, 1981