TILLMAN, Benjamin Ryan, 1847-1918


Library of Congress

Extended Bibliography

Clark, E. Culpepper. “Pitchfork Ben Tillman and the Emergence of Southern Demagoguery.” Quarterly Journal of Speech 69 (November 1983): 423-33.

Dorgan, Howard. “ ‘Pitchfork Ben’ Tillman and ‘The Race Problem from a Southern Point of View’.” In The Oratory of Southern Demagogues, edited by Cal M. Logue and Howard Dorgan, pp. 47-65. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1981.

Eubanks, John Evans. Ben Tillman’s Baby: The Dispensary System of South Carolina, 1892-1915. Augusta, GA: n.p., 1950.

Kantrowitz, Stephen. “Ben Tillman and Hendrix McLane, Agrarian Rebels: White Manhood, ‘The Farmers,’ and the Limits of Southern Populism." The Journal of Southern History Vol. LXVI, No. 3 (August 2000): 497-524.

Kantrowitz, Stephen. Ben Tillman and the Reconstruction of White Supremacy. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2000.

Kantrowitz, Stephen. “Youngest Living Carpetbagger Tells All: Or, How Regional Myopia Created ‘Pitchfork Ben’ Tillman." Southern Cultures 8 (2002): 18-37.

Mabry, William Alexander. “Ben Tillman Disfranchised the Negro.” South Atlantic Quarterly 37 (April 1938): 170-83.

Neal, Diane. “Benjamin Ryan Tillman: The South Carolina Years, 1847-1894.” Ph.D. dissertation, Kent State University, 1976.

Perkins, Lindsey S. “The Oratory of Benjamin Ryan Tillman.” Ph.D. dissertation, Northwestern University, 1945.

Robison, Daniel M. “From Tillman to Long: Some Striking Leaders of the Rural South.” Journal of Southern History 3 (August 1937): 289-310.

Simkins, Francis Butler. “Ben Tillman’s View of the Negro.” Journal of Southern History 3 (May 1937): 161-74.

___. Pitchfork Ben Tillman: South Carolinian. 1944. Reprint. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1967.

U.S. Congress. Benjamin Ryan Tillman. 65th Cong., 3d sess., 1918-1919. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1919.