WALKER, Robert John, 1801-1869



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Extended Bibliography

Brown, George W. Reminiscences of Gov. R. J. Walker. 1902. Reprint. Freeport, NY: Books for Libraries Press, 1972.

Cockrell, Thomas D. “United States Senators and Representatives from Mississippi, 1828-1836: An Introduction.” Journal of Mississippi History 49 (February 1987): 35-48.

Dodd, William Edward. Robert J. Walker, Imperialist. 1914. Reprint. Gloucester, MA: Peter Smith, 1967.

Harmon, George D. “President James Buchanan’s Betrayal of Governor Robert J. Walker of Kansas.” Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography 53 (January 1929): 51-91.

Hartnett, Stephen. “Senator Robert Walker’s 1844 Letter on Texas Annexation: The Rhetorical Logic of Imperialism." American Studies 38 (Spring 1997): 27-54.

Jordan, H. Donaldson. “A Politician of Expansion: Robert J. Walker.” Mississippi Valley Historical Review 19 (December 1932): 362-81.

Leftwich, George J. “Robert J. Walker.” Publications of the Mississippi Historical Society 6 (1902): 359-71.

Shenton, James Patrick. Robert John Walker: A Politician from Jackson to Lincoln. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961.

Tick, Frank H. “The Political and Economic Policies of Robert J. Walker.” Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles, 1947.