FORAKER, Joseph Benson, 1846-1917

Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Extended Bibliography

Beck, Earl Ray. “The Political Career of Joseph Benson Foraker.” Ph.D. dissertation, Ohio State University, 1943.

Foraker, Joseph Benson. Notes of a Busy Life. 2 vols. Cincinnati: Stewart Kidd Co., 1916.

Foraker, Julia Bundy. I Would Live It Again. 1932. Reprint. New York: Arno Press, 1975.

Kendrick, Benjamin B. “McKinley and Foraker.” Political Science Quarterly 31 (December 1916): 590-604.

Lembeck, Harry. Taking on Theodore Roosevelt: How One Senator Defied the President on Brownsville and Shook American Politics. New York: Prometheus Books, 2015.

Libby, Justin. “ ‘Our Plain Duty’: Senator Joseph B. Foraker and the First Civil Government of Puerto Rico.” Mid-America 69 (January 1987): 39-56.

McMurdy, Robert [presumed author]. Sketch of Joseph B. Foraker, 1883, with an Appendix, 1885. Dayton: Press of U.B. Publishing House, 1885.

Murray, Percy E. “Harry C. Smith-Joseph B. Foraker Alliance: Coalition Politics in Ohio.” Journal of Negro History 68 (Spring 1983): 171-84.

Tinsley, James A. “Roosevelt, Foraker, and the Brownsville Affray.” Journal of Negro History 41 (January 1956): 43-65.

Walters, Everett. Joseph Benson Foraker, an Uncompromising Republican. Columbus: Ohio History Press, 1948.

Weaver, John D. The Senator and the Sharecropper’s Son: Exoneration of the Brownsville Soldiers. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1997.