PEFFER, William Alfred, 1831-1912



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Extended Bibliography

Argersinger, Peter H. “The Conservative as Radical: A Reconstruction Dilemma.” Tennessee Historical Quarterly 34 (Summer 1975): 168-87.

___. “The Most Picturesque Drama: The Kansas Senatorial Election of 1891.” Kansas Historical Quarterly 38 (Spring 1972): 43-64.

___. Populism and Politics: William A. Peffer and the People’s Party. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1974.

Fischer, Roger A. “Rustic Rasputin: William A. Peffer in Color Cartoon Art, 1891-1899.” Kansas History 11 (Winter 1988-1989): 222-39.

Peffer, William A. The Farmer’s Side, His Troubles and Their Remedy. 1891. Reprint. Westport, CT: Hyperion Press, 1976.

___. Myriorama: A View of Our People and Their History, Together with the Principles Underlying, and the Circumstances Attending the Rise and Progress of the American Union. Clarksville, TN: Buck Neville, 1869.

___. Populism, Its Rise and Fall. Edited by Peter H. Argersinger. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1992. A collection of essays published in the Chicago Tribune in 1899.

___. “The United States Senate: Its Origin, Personnel and Organization.” North American Review 167 (July 1898): 48-63.

___. “The United States Senate: Its Privileges, Powers and Functions, Its Rules and Methods of Doing Business.” North American Review 167 (August 1898): 176-90.