RUSK, Thomas Jefferson, 1803-1857



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Extended Bibliography

Blount, Lois Foster. “A Brief Study of Thomas J. Rusk Based on His Letters to His Brother, David, 1835-1856.” Southwestern Historical Quarterly 34 (January 1931): 181-202; (April 1931): 271-92.

Clarke, Mary (Whatley). Thomas J. Rusk, Soldier, Statesman, Jurist. Austin: Jenkins Publishing Co., 1971.

Huston, Cleburne. Towering Texan: A Biography of Thomas J. Rusk. Waco: Texian Press, 1971.

Jaynes, R.T. Thomas Jefferson Rusk. Walhalla, SC: n.p., 1944. A compilation of articles originally published in the Keowee (S.C.) Courier.

Rankin, Daniel F., Jr. “Thomas J. Rusk and the Convention of 1845.” Master’s thesis, Stephen F. Austin State University, 1988.

Stayton, Robert W. “Thomas J. Rusk.” Texas Law Review 44 (October 1925): 7-27.

Welch, June Rayfield. “T.J. Rusk Lived for Texas.” In The Texas Senator, pp. 2-7. Dallas: G.L.A. Press, 1978.