CASS, Lewis, 1782-1866


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Extended Bibliography

Burns, Virginia. Lewis Cass, Frontier Soldier. Bath, MI: Enterprise Press, 1980.

Dunbar, Willis Frederick. Lewis Cass. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1970.

Ferris, Woodbridge N. “Lewis Cass, Michigan’s Hero of the War of 1812.” Michigan Historical Collections 39 (1915): 270-74.

Hewlett, Richard G. “Lewis Cass in National Politics, 1842-1861.” Ph.D. dissertation, University of Chicago, 1952.

Klunder, Willard Carl. Lewis Cass and the Politics of Moderation. Kent. OH: Kent State University Press, 1996.

___. “Lewis Cass." Michigan History 75 (January/February 1991): 12-21.

___. “Lewis Cass and Slavery Expansion: ‘The Father of Popular Sovereignty’ and Ideological Infanticide.” Civil War History 32 (December 1986): 293-317.

___. “The Seeds of Popular Sovereignty: Governor Lewis Cass and Michigan Territory.” Michigan Historical Review 17 (Spring 1991): 65-81.

McLaughlin, Andrew Cunningham. Lewis Cass. 1899. Reprint, with new introduction by Holman Hamilton. New York: Chelsea House, 1980.

Ranck, James B. “Lewis Cass and Squatter Sovereignty.” Michigan History Magazine 14 (Winter 1930): 28-37.

Smith, William L. G. Fifty Years of Public Life: The Life and Times of Lewis Cass. New York: Derby Jackson, 1856.

Spencer, Donald S. “Lewis Cass and Symbolic Intervention: 1848-1852.” Michigan History 53 (Spring 1969): 1-17.

Stevens, Walter W. “Lewis Cass and the Presidency.” Michigan History 49 (June 1965): 123-34.

___. “Michigan’s Lewis Cass.” Filson Club History Quarterly 39 (October 1965): 320-25.

___. “The Scholarship of Lewis Cass.” Michigan History 44 (March 1960): 59-66.

___. “A Study of Lewis Cass and His United States Senate Speeches on Popular Sovereignty.” Ph.D. dissertation, University of Michigan, 1959.

Woodford, Frank Bury. Lewis Cass: The Last Jeffersonian. 1950. Reprint. New York: Octagon Books, 1973.

Young, William T. Sketch of the Life and Public Services of General Lewis Cass. Detroit: Markham Elwood, 1852.