OWEN, Robert Dale, 1801-1877


Extended Bibliography

Elliott, Josephine M., ed. Robert Dale Owen’s Travel Journal, 1827. Indianapolis: Indiana Historical Society, 1977.

Greeley, Horace. Divorce: Being a correspondence between Horace Greeley and Robert Dale Owen. New York: R. M. DeWitt, 1860.

Leopold, Richard William. Robert Dale Owen: A Biography. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1940. Reprint, New York: Octagon Books, 1969.

Owen, Robert Dale. Address on the hopes and destinies of the human species. London: J. Watson, 1836.

———. An address on the influence of the clerical profession. London: J. Watson, 1840.

———. Beyond the breakers. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1870.

———. A brief practical treatise on the construction and management of plank roads, by Robert Dale Owen. With an appendix containing the general plank road laws of New York, Kentucky, Indiana and Illinois ... Also, the opinion of Judge Gridley of the New York Supreme court in the case of Benedict vs. Goit. New Albany, [Ind.]: Kent & Norman, 1850.

———. Cause of the people. N.p., [1830?]

———. The conditions of reconstruction; in a letter from Robert Dale Owen to the Secretary of State. Letter from Hon. S. P. Chase, to the Loyal National League. New York: W. C. Bryant & Co., printers, 1863.

———. Emancipation is peace. [New York: Loyal Publication Society, 1863].

———. Footfalls on the boundary of another world. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1865.

———. The future of the North-west in connection with the scheme of reconstruction without New England. Philadelphia: Crissy & Markley, printers, 1863.

———. Galileo and the Inquisition. [New York: N.p., 18—].

———. Hints on public architecture: Containing, among other illustrations, views and plans of the Smithsonian Institution: Together with an appendix relative to building materials / prepared, on behalf of the Building Committee of the Smithsonian Institution. New-York: G.P. Putnam, 1849. Reprint, New York: DaCapo Press, 1978.

———. To Holland and to New Harmony; Robert Dale Owen’s travel journal, 1825-1826. Edited by Josephine M. Elliott. Indianapolis: Indiana Historical Society, 1969.

———. Labor: Its history and its prospects. Cincinnati: Herald of Truth Print, 1848. Reprint, New York: Fowlers and Wells, 1851.

———. Letter from Robert Dale Owen ... The cost of peace. [New York?: N.p., 1862?]

———. Letters addressed to William Gibbons ... in reply to an exposition of modern sceptism. [N.p., n.d.]

———. Looking back across the war-gulf. Originally printed in “Old and new," Boston, May, 1870. Tarrytown, N.Y.: Reprinted, W. Abbatt, 1915.

———. Moral physiology, or, A brief and plain treatise on the population question. London: James Watson, [1834?] Reprint, London: E. Truelove, [1870?]

———. Oregon and the Nootka convention. [Washington: N.p., 1846].

———. Owen’s moral physiology: Or, A brief and plain treatise on the population question. With alterations and additions by Ralph Glover. New York: R. Glover, 1846.

———. Pocahontas: A historical drama, in five acts; with an introductory essay and notes. By a citizen of the West. New York: G. Dearborn, 1837.

———. The policy of emancipation: In three letters to the Secretary of War, the President of the United States, and the Secretary of the Treasury. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1863.

———. Popular tracts. No. 10, containing Situations. New York: Published at the office of the Free Enquirer, 1830.

———. A sermon on loyalty; A remonstrance to God; and, A sermon on free inquiry; Observations on public worship. London: Printed and published by J. Watson, [1840].

———. Texas, and her relations with Mexico. Speech of Robert Dale Owen, of Indiana, delivered in the House of Representatives of the United States, Jan. 8, 1845. [Washington?: N.p., 1845].

———. Threading My Way; An Autobiography. 1874. Reprint of Twenty-seven Years of Autobiography. New York: A.M. Kelley, 1967.

———. Wealth and misery. [New York: N.p., 18—].

———. The wrong of slavery, the right of emancipation, and the future of the African race in the United States. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1864.

Owens, Robert Dale and Frances Wright. Tracts on republican government and national education: Addressed to the inhabitants of the United States of America. London: J. Watson, [1840].

Pancoast, Elinor, and Anne E. Lincoln. The Incorrigible Idealist: Robert Dale Owen in America. Bloomington, IN: The Principia Press, Inc., 1940.

Proceedings at the presentation to the Hon. Robert Dale Owen of a silver pitcher, on behalf of the Women of Indiana, on the 28th day of May, 1851. New Albany, IN: Kent and Norman, Printers, 1851.