LOVEJOY, Owen, 1811-1864


Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives

Extended Bibliography

Heagle, David. The great anti-slavery agitator, Hon. Owen Lovejoy, as a gospel minister. Princeton, Ill.: Tribune Job Print, [1886].

Lovejoy, Joseph C. Memoir of the Rev. Elijah P. Lovejoy; who was murdered in defence [sic] of the liberty of the press, at Alton, Illinois, Nov. 7, 1837, by Joseph C. and Owen Lovejoy. With an introd. by John Quincy Adams. New York: J.S. Taylor, 1838. Reprint, Freeport, N.Y.: Books for Libraries Press, [1970].

Lovejoy, Owen. An agricultural poem, by Owen Lovejoy, M.C., delivered before the Bureau County Agricultural Society, October, 1859. Princeton, Ill.: “Bureau County Republican” Book and Job Print., 1862.

———. The barbarism of slavery. [Washington: Buell & Blanchard, printers, 1860].

———. Conduct of the war. [Washington: Scammell, printers, 1862].

———. His Brother’s Blood: Speeches and Writings, 1838-64. Edited by William F. Moore and Jane Ann Moore; foreword by Paul Simon. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2004.

———. Human beings not property. Speech of Hon. Owen Lovejoy, of Illinois. Delivered in the House of Representatives, February 17, 1858. [Washington: Buell & Blanchard, Printers, 1858].

———. The treasury note bill. [Washington, D.C.: Buell & Blanchard, printers, 1858].

Magdol, Edward. Owen Lovejoy, Abolitionist in Congress. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1967.

United States. 38th Congress, 2d session, 1864-1865. Addresses on the death of Hon. Owen Lovejoy. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1864.