HUMPHREY, Hubert Horatio, Jr., 1911-1978



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Extended Bibliography

Amrine, Michael. This is Humphrey: The Story of the Senator. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Co., 1960.

Berman, Edgar. Hubert: The Triumph and Tragedy of the Humphrey I Knew. New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1979.

Brauer, Ralph. “The Tragedy of Citizen Humphrey." Midwest Quarterly 32 (Spring 1991): 338-54.

Cohen, Dan. Undefeated: The Life of Hubert H. Humphrey. Minneapolis: Lerner Publications, 1978.

Curtin, Mary Therese. “Hubert H. Humphrey and the Politics of the Cold War, 1943-1954." Ph.D. dissertation, Columbia University, 1986.

Eisele, Albert. Almost to the Presidency: A Biography of Two American Politicians. Blue Earth, MN: Piper Co., 1972.

Engelmayer, Sheldon D., and Robert J. Wagman, comps. Hubert Humphrey: The Man and His Dream. New York: Methuen, 1978.

Garrettson, Charles Lloyd, III. “Home of the Politics of Joy: Hubert H. Humphrey in South Dakota." South Dakota History 20 (Fall 1990): 165-84.

___. Hubert H. Humphrey: The Politics of Joy. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 1992.

Gorey, Hays. “ ‘I’m a Born Optimist’: The Era of Hubert H. Humphrey." American Heritage 29 (December 1977): 60-68.

Griffith, Winthrop. Humphrey, a Candid Biography. New York: William Morrow & Co., 1965.

Halamandaris, Val J. “Hubert H. Humphrey." In Profiles In Caring: Advocates for the Elderly, pp. 295-319. Washington: Caring Publishing, 1991.

Hall, Perry D., comp. The Quotable Hubert H. Humphrey. Anderson, SC: Droke House, 1967.

Haynes, John Earl. “Farm Coops and the Election of Hubert Humphrey to the Senate." Agricultural History 57 (April 1983): 201-11.

Humphrey, Hubert H. Beyond Civil Rights: A New Day of Equality. New York: Random House, 1968.

___. The Cause Is Mankind: A Liberal Program for Modern America. New York: Praeger, 1964.

___. The Education of a Public Man: My Life and Politics. Edited by Norman Sherman. 1976. New ed. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1991.

___. “Peace and Disarmament." In The Crossroad Papers: A Look into the American Future, edited by Hans J. Morgenthau, pp. 127-40. New York: W.W. Norton & Co., 1965.

___. The Political Philosophy of the New Deal. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1970. Humphrey’s Master’s thesis (Louisiana State University).

___. “The Senate on Trial." American Political Science Review 44 (September 1950): 650-60.

___. War on Poverty. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1964.

___, ed. School Desegration: Documents and Commentaries. New York: Crowell, 1964.

Manfred, Frederick. “Hubert Horatio Humphrey: A Memoir." Minnesota History 46 (Fall 1978): 86-101.

Mann, Robert. The Walls of Jericho: Lyndon Johnson, Hubert Humphrey, Richard Russell, and the Struggle for Civil Rights. New York: Harcourt Brace & Co., 1996.

Martin, Ralph G. A Man for All People: Hubert Humphrey. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1968.

Morgan, Iwan W. “Hubert Humphrey’s Last Hurrah: The 1977 Senate Leadership Election and the Decline of the New Deal Tradition." Mid-America: An Historical Review 79 (Fall 1997): 287-317.

Reichard, Gary W. “Mayor Hubert H. Humphrey," Minnesota History 56 (Summer 1998), 50-67.

Ryskind, Allan H. Hubert: An Unauthorized Biography of the Vice President. New Rochelle, NY: Arlington House, 1968.

Sherrill, Robert, and Harry W. Ernst. The Drugstore Liberal. New York: Grossman Publishers, 1968.

Solberg, Carl. Hubert Humphrey: A Biography. New York: W.W. Norton & Co., 1984.

Stewart, John C. “Independence and Control: The Challenge of Senatorial Party Leadership." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Chicago, 1968. The author, an assistant to Humphrey during the mid 1960s, includes an account of Humphrey’s work as floor manager of the 1964 Civil Rights bill.

Stuhler, Barbara. “A Tale of Two Democrats: Hubert H. Humphrey and Eugene J. McCarthy." In Ten Men of Minnesota and American Foreign Policy 1898-1968, pp. 194-251. St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society, 1973.

Thurber, Timothy N.The Politics of Equality: Hubert H. Humphrey and the African American Freedom Struggle. New York: Columbia University Press, 1999.

U.S. Congress. Memorial Services Held in the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States, Together with Remarks Presented in Eulogy of Hubert H. Humphrey, Late a Senator from Minnesota. 95th Cong., 2d sess., 1978. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1978.

Wilson, Paula. “Hubert Humphrey’s Civil Rights Rhetoric: 1948-1964." Ph.D. dissertation, Pennsylvania State University, 1990.

Zehnpfennig, Gladys. Hubert H. Humphrey, Champion of Human Rights. Minneapolis: T.S. Denison, 1966.