GARNER, John Nance, 1868-1967


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Extended Bibliography

Barr, Alwyn. “John Nance Garner’s First Campaign for Congress.” West Texas Historical Association. Yearbook 48 (1972): 105-10.

Brown, George R. “Garnering Votes for ‘Cactus Jack’: John Nance Garner, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and the 1932 Democratic Nomination for President.” Southwestern Historical Quarterly 104 (October 2000): 148-88.

———. The Leadership of Congress. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1922.

———. The Speaker: The Romantic Story of John N. Garner. New York: Putnam’s, 1932.

Fisher, O. C. Cactus Jack. Waco, Tex.: Texian Press, 1978.

James, Marquis. Mr. Garner of Texas. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1939.

Patenaude, Lionel V. “John Nance Garner,” Profiles in Power: Twentieth-Century Texans in Washington, ed. by Kenneth E. Hendrickson, Jr., and Michael L. Collins. Arlington Heights, Ill.: Harlan Davidson, Inc., 1993: 43-59.

———. “Garner, Sumners, and Connally: The Defeat of the Roosevelt Court Bill in 1937,” Southwestern Historical Quarterly 74 (July 1970): 36-51.

Romano, Michael J. “The Emergence of John Nance Garner as a Figure in American National Politics, 1924-941.” Ph.D. diss., St. John’s University, 1974.

Schwarz, Jordan A. “John Nance Garner and the Sales Tax Rebellion of 1932.” Journal of Southern History (May 1964): 162-80.

Texas Memorial Museum. John Nance Garner Cartoons. Presented by Vice President and Mrs. Garner, of Uvalde, Texas, to Texas Memorial Museum. Austin: N.p., 1958.

Timmons, Bascom N. Garner of Texas: A Personal History. New York: Harper, 1948.