OGLESBY, Richard James, 1824-1899

Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Extended Bibliography

Johns, Jane Martin. Personal Recollections of Early Decatur, Abraham Lincoln, Richard J. Oglesby and the Civil War. Edited by Howard C. Schaub. Decatur, IL: Decatur Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, 1912.

Plummer, Mark A. “ ‘Goodbye dear Governor. You are my best friend.’ The Private Letters of Robert G. Ingersoll to Richard J. Oglesby, 1867-1877.” Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 73 (Summer 1980): 78-116.

Wilkie, Franc B. A Sketch of Richard J. Oglesby. n.p., 1884.