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Slavery in Illinois: Culture versus Law

Boman, Dennis K. "The Dred Scott Case Reconsidered: The Legal and Political Context in Missouri," The American Journal of Legal History 44:4 (2000): 405-28.

Chroust, Anton-Hermann. "Abraham Lincoln Argues a Pro-Slavery Case," The American Journal of Legal History 5:4 (1961): 299-308.

Cooper Guasco, Suzanne. "The Deadly Influence of Negro Capitalists': Southern Yeoman and Resistance to the Expansion of Slavery in Illinois," Civil War History 47 (2001): 7-29.

Finkelman, James. "Evading the Ordinance: The Persistence of Bondage in Indiana and Illinois," Journal of the Early Republic 9:1 (1989):21-51.

Harris, N. Dwight. The History of Negro Servitude in Illinois and of the Slavery Agitation in that State, 1719-1864. New York: Haskell House Publishers, 1969.

Hart, Richard E. "Springfield's African Americans as Part of the Lincoln Community," Journal of the Abraham Lincoln Association 20:1 (1999): 35-54.

Simeone, James. Democracy and Slavery in Frontier Illinois: The Bottomland Republic. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2000.

John Alexander Logan: Democrat, General, and Radical Republican

Castel, Albert. "Don't He Look Savage': Black Jack Logan." In Albert Castel, Articles of War: Winners, Losers, and Some Who Were Both in the Civil War. Mechanicsburg, Pa.: Stackpole Books, 2001, 55-67.

Cottingham, Carl D., Preston Michael Johnson, and Gary W. Kent. General John A. Logan: His Life and Times. Carbondale, III.: Kestrel Press, 1989.

Ecelbarger, Gary. Black Jack Logan: An Extraordinary Life in Peace and War. Guilford, Conn.: Lyons Press, 2005.

Jones, James Pickett. Black Jack: John A. Logan and Southern Illinois in the Civil War Era. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1995.

_______. John A. Logan: Stalwart Republican from Illinois. Carbondale, III.: Southern Illinois University Press, 2001.

"John Alexander Logan." Dictionary of American Biography, ed. Dumas Malone. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1933. 11:363-365.

Logan, John A. The Great Conspiracy: Its Origins and History. New York: A. R. Hart, 1886.

_______. The Volunteer Soldier of America. Chicago: R. S. Peale, 1887.

Logan, Mrs. John A. Reminiscences of a Soldiers Wife: An Autobiography. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1997.

Magoon, Dane. "John A. Logan." Encyclopedia of the American Civil War, ed., David S. and Jeanne T. Heidler. Denver, Colo. ABC-CLIO, 2001. 3:1203-1205.

Simon, John Y "Logan, John Alexander." American National Biography, ed. John A. Garraty and Mark C. Carnes. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. 13:839-840.

Shift in Politics: Macon County in the Civil War Era

Baker, Jean H. Affairs of Party: The Political Culture of Northern Democrats in the Mid-Nineteenth Century. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1983.

Echeson, Nicole. The Emerging Midwest: Upland Southerners and the Political Culture of the Old Northwest, 1787-1861. Bloomington: Indiana University, 1996.

Johannsen, Robert W. Stephen A. Douglas. New York: Oxford University Press, 1973.

Neely, Mark E., Jr. The Fate of Liberty: Abraham Lincoln and Civil Liberties. New York: Oxford University Press, 1991.

Plummer, Mark A. Lincoln's Railsplitter: Governor Richard J. Oglesby. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2001.

Sampson, Robert D. " 'You Cannot Kill Off the Party': The Macon County Democracy in the Civil War Era," Illinois Historical Journal, 2:4 (1999): 246-72.

Silbey, Joel. A Respectable Minority: The Democratic Party in the Civil War Era, 1860-1868. New York: Norton, 1977.

Tap, Bruce. "Race, Rhetoric, and Emancipation: The Election of 1862 in Illinois," Civil War History 39:2 (1993): 101-25.

Tingley, Donald. "The Clingman Raid," Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society, 56:2 (1963): 350-363.

A Government for the People or an Egyptian Swindle?: The 1862 Illinois Constitutional Convention

Cole, Arthur C. The Era of the Civil War, 1848-1870. Springfield: Illinois Centennial Commission, 1919.

Cornelius, Janet. Constitution Making in Illinois, 1818-1870. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1972.

Dickerson, O. M. The Illinois Constitutional Convention of 1862. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1905.

Nortrup, Jack. "Yates, the Prorogued Legislature, and the Constitutional Convention." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 62 (1969): 5-34.

Plummer, Mark A. 'The Constitutional Convention of 1862." Illinois Civil War Sketches, Number 10. Springfield: Illinois State Historical Library, n.d.

Tap, Bruce. "Race, Rhetoric, and Emancipation: The Election of 1862 in Illinois." Civil War History 39 (1993): 101-125.

Voegeli, V. Jacque. Free But Not Equal: The Midwest and the Negro During the Civil War. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1967.



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