JACKSON, Andrew, 1767-1845

Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Extended Bibliography

Abernethy, Thomas P. “Andrew Jackson and the Rise of Southwestern Democracy.” American Historical Review 33 (October 1927): 64-77.

___. From Frontier to Plantation in Tennessee: A Study in Frontier Democracy. 1932. Reprint. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1979.

Bassett, John Spencer. The Life of Andrew Jackson. 1911. Reprint of 1931 ed. (2 vols. in 1). Hamden, CT: Archon Books, 1967.

Bassett, John Spencer, and Daniel M. Matteson, eds. Correspondence of Andrew Jackson. 7 vols. 1926-1935. Reprint (7 vols. in 6). New York: Kraus Reprint, 1969.

Brown, William Garrott. Andrew Jackson. New York: Houghton, Mifflin & Co., 1900.

Chidsey, Donald Barr. Andrew Jackson, Hero. Nashville: T. Nelson, 1976.

Coit, Margaret L. Andrew Jackson. Boston: Houghton Mifflin & Co., 1965.

Craven, Avery O., ed. “Letters of Andrew Jackson.” Huntington Library Bulletin 3 (February 1933): 109-34.

Curtis, James C. Andrew Jackson and the Search for Vindication. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1976.

Davis, Burke. Old Hickory: A Life of Andrew Jackson. New York: Dial Press, 1977.

Eaton, John Henry, and John Reid. The Life of Andrew Jackson. 1817. Reprint, edited by Frank L. Owsley, Jr. University, AL: University of Alabama Press, 1974.

Ely, James W., Jr. “Andrew Jackson as Tennessee State Court Judge, 1798-1804.” Tennessee Historical Quarterly 40 (Summer 1981): 144-57.

___. “The Legal Practice of Andrew Jackson.” Tennessee Historical Quarterly 38 (Winter 1979): 421-35.

Ely, James W., Jr., and Theodore Brown, Jr., eds. Legal Papers of Andrew Jackson. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1987.

Feller, Daniel. “Andrew Jackson versus the Senate." In Paul Finkelman and Donald R. Kennon, eds., Congress and the Emergence of Sectionalism: From the Missouri Compromise to the Age of Jackson. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2008; 258-281.

Goodpasture, Albert Virgil. Andrew Jackson, Tennessee and the Union. Nashville: Brandon Printing Co., 1895.

Heiskell, Samuel Gordon. Andrew Jackson and Early Tennessee History. Nashville: Ambrose Printing Co., 1918.

James, Marquis. The Life of Andrew Jackson, Complete in One Volume. 1933-1937. New ed. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1938. Originally published in 2 vols.: Andrew Jackson, the Border Captain (1933), and Andrew Jackson, Portrait of a President (1937).

Johnson, Gerald White. Andrew Jackson, an Epic in Homespun. New York: Minton, Balch & Co., 1927.

Kendall, Amos. Life of Andrew Jackson, Private, Military, and Civil. 6 vols. New York: n.p., 1843-1844.

Lindsey, David. Andrew Jackson and John C. Calhoun. Woodbury, NY: Barron’s Educational Series, 1973.

McKellar, Kenneth. “Andrew Jackson," in Tennessee Senators as seen by one of their Successors. Kingsport, Tenn.: Southern Publishers, Inc., 1942, 74-110.

Meacham, Jon. American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House. New York: Random House, 2008.

Moser, Harold D., Sharon Macpherson, John Reinbold, and Daniel Feller, eds., The Papers of Andrew Jackson 1770-1845: A Microfilm Supplement. Wilmington, DE: Scholarly Resources, 1987. 39 reels and guide.

Parton, James. Life of Andrew Jackson. 3 vols. New York: Mason Brothers, 1859-1861. Also single volume, condensed version (New York: Mason Brothers, 1863).

Ratner, Lorman A. “Andrew Jackson: In Search of Honor, in Defense of Reputation." In Andrew Jackson and His Tennessee Lieutenants: A Study in Political Culture, 19-34. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1997.

Remini, Robert V. Andrew Jackson. New York: Twayne Publishers, 1966.

___. Andrew Jackson. 3 vols. New York: Harper & Row, 1977-1984. Andrew Jackson and the Course of American Empire, 1767-1821 (1977); Andrew Jackson and the Course of American Freedom, 1822-1832 (1981); and Andrew Jackson and the Course of American Democracy, 1833-1845 (1984).

___. The Life of Andrew Jackson. 1988. Reprint. New York: Penguin Books, 1990. A single volume, condensed version of Remini’s three-volume biography.

Remini, Robert V., and Robert O. Rupp, comps. Andrew Jackson: A Bibliography. Westport, CT: Meckler, 1991.

Rosen, Deborah A. “Wartime Prisoners and the Rule of Law: Andrew Jackson’s Military Tribunals During the First Seminole War." Journal of the Early Republic 28 (Winter 2008): 559-595.

Schlesinger, Arthur M., Jr. The Age of Jackson. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1945.

Sellers, Charles Grier, comp. Andrew Jackson: A Profile. New York: Hill & Wang, 1971.

Shaw, Ronald E., ed. Andrew Jackson, 1767-1845: Chronology, Documents, Bibliographical Aids. Dobbs Ferry, NY: Oceana Publications, 1969.

Smith, Sam B., Harriet Chappell Owsley, Harold D. Moser, Sharon Macpherson, David R. Hoth, John H. Reinbold, George H. Hoemann et al., eds. The Papers of Andrew Jackson. 5 vols. to date. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1980-.

Somit, Albert. “Andrew Jackson: Legend and Reality.” Tennessee Historical Quarterly 7 (December 1948): 291-313.

___. “Andrew Jackson as Political Theorist.” Tennessee Historical Quarterly 8 (June 1949): 99-126.

Sumner, William Graham. Andrew Jackson. 1882. Reprint of 1899 ed., with new introduction by Robert V. Remini. New York: Chelsea House, 1980.

Syrett, Harold C. Andrew Jackson: His Contribution to the American Tradition. 1953. Reprint. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1971.

Walker, Arda S. “Andrew Jackson: Frontier Democrat.” East Tennessee Historical Society’s Publications 18 (1946): 59-86.

___. “The Educational Training and Views of Andrew Jackson.” East Tennessee Historical Society’s Publications 16 (1944): 22-29.

___. “The Religious Views of Andrew Jackson.” East Tennessee Historical Society’s Publications 17 (1945): 61-70.

Watson, Thomas Edward. The Life and Times of Andrew Jackson. Thomson, GA: Press of the Jeffersonian Publishing Co., 1912.

Wilentz, Sean. Andrew Jackson. New York: Times Books, 2005.

Wise, W. Harvey, Jr., and John W. Cronin, comps. A Bibliography of Andrew Jackson and Martin Van Buren. 1935. Reprint. New York: B. Franklin, 1970.

Wyatt-Brown, Bertram. “Andrew Jackson’s Honor." Journal of the Early Republic 17 (SPring 1997): 1-36.