MORRILL, Justin Smith, 1810-1898



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Extended Bibliography

Atherton, George Washington. The Legislative Career of Justin Smith Morrill: An Address Delivered at New Haven, Connecticut, November 14, 1900. Harrisburg, PA: J. Horace McFarland Co., 1900.

Florer, John H. “Major Issues in the Congressional Debate of the Morrill Act of 1862.” History of Education Quarterly 8 (Winter 1968): 459-78.

Cross, Coy F. Justin Smith Morrill: Father of the Land Grant Colleges. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 1999.

Hoyer, Randal Leigh. “The Gentleman from Vermont: The Career of Justin S. Morrill in the United States House of Representatives.” Ph.D. dissertation, Michigan State University, 1974.

Hills, Joseph L. “Justin Smith Morrill." Vermonters: A Book of Biographies. Brattleboro: Stephen Daye Press, 1931, pp. 162-165.

Merrill, George D. “Jonathan Turner or Justin Morrill: A New Look at the Authorship of the Land Grant Act of 1862.” Vermont History 36 (Autumn 1968): 204-9.

Morrill, Justin S. Self-Consciousness of Noted Persons. 1882. Reprint. Boston: Ticknor & Co., 1887.

Parker, William Belmont. The Life and Public Services of Justin Smith Morrill. 1924. Reprint. New York: Da Capo Press, 1971.

U.S. Congress. Memorial Addresses on the Life and Character of Justin S. Morrill (Late a Senator from Vermont). 55th Cong., 3d sess., 1898-1899. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1899.