BLAIR, Francis Preston, Jr., 1821-1875



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Extended Bibliography

Croly, David Goodman. Seymour and Blair, Their Lives and Services with an Appendix Containing a History of Reconstruction. New York: Richardson & Co., 1868.

Lane, Wheaton J. “Francis Preston Blair, Jr. [1821-1875]: Border Statesman.” In The Lives of Eighteen from Princeton, edited by Willard Thorp, pp. 243-64. 1946. Reprint. Freeport, NY: Books for Libraries Press, 1968.

Phillips, Christopher. “The Radical Crusade: Blair, Lyon, and the Advent of the Civil War in Missouri.” Gateway Heritage 10 (Spring 1990): 22-43.

Rollins, C.B. “Some Impressions of Frank P. Blair.” Missouri Historical Review 24 (April 1930): 352-58.

Smith, William Ernest. The Francis Preston Blair Family in Politics. 2 vols. 1933. Reprint. New York: Da Capo Press, 1969.

Wurthman, Leonard B., Jr. “Frank Blair: Lincoln’s Congressional Spokesman.” Missouri Historical Review 64 (April 1970): 263-88.