CAMERON, Simon, 1799-1889


Library of Congress

Extended Bibliography

Bradley, Erwin Stanley. Simon Cameron, Lincoln’s Secretary of War. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1966.

Crippen, Lee Forbes. Simon Cameron, Ante-Bellum Years. 1942. Reprint. New York: Da Capo Press, 1972.

Evans, Frank B. Pennsylvania Politics, 1872-1877: A Study in Political Leadership. Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1966.

Harrison, Robert. “Blaine and the Camerons: A Study in the Limits of Machine Power.” Pennsylvania History 49 (July 1982): 157-75.

Kelley, Brooks M. “A Machine is Born: Simon Cameron and Pennsylvania, 1862-1873.” Ph.D. dissertation, University of Chicago, 1962.

___. “Simon Cameron and the Senatorial Nomination of 1867.” Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography 87 (October 1963): 375-92.

Klein, Philip S. “Simon Cameron 1799-1889.” In Pennsylvania Kingmakers, edited by Robert G. Crist, pp. 2-23. Pennsylvania History Studies no. 15. University Park: Pennsylvania Historical Association, 1985.

McNair, James Birtley. Simon Cameron’s Adventure in Iron, 1837-1846. Los Angeles: n.p., 1949.

Page, Elwin Lawrence. Cameron for Lincoln’s Cabinet. Boston: Boston University Press, 1954.

Pindell, Richard. “He Would Steal?” Civil War Times Illustrated 29 (May/June 1990): 46-53.

Stewart, John D., II. “The Deal for Philadelphia: Simon Cameron and the Genesis of a Political Machine, 1867-1872.” Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society 77 (Hilarymas 1973): 41-56.

___. “The Great Winnebago Chieftan: Simon Cameron’s Rise to Power, 1860-1867.” Pennsylvania History 39 (January 1972): 20-39.