Age of Jackson

Age of Jackson Acknowledgments

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 “Archaeological Study of Slavery and Plantation Life in Tennessee.” Larry McKee. In Trial and            Triumph: Essays in Tennessee’s African American History. Carroll Van West, editor. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 2002.


Balie Peyton of Tennessee: Nineteenth Century Politics and Thoroughbreds. Walter T. Durham.            Franklin, TN: Hillsboro Press, 2004.

Blacks in Tennessee, 1791-1970. Lester Lamon. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1981.

“Bluffs and Boundaries: James K. Polk’s Policy of Brinkmanship.” Interview Sam Haynes. University of Texas at Arlington. Public Broadcasting Service. KERA. 2006.

Born in Slavery: Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers’ Project, 1936-1938, Tennessee Narratives, Volume XV, Library of Congress. 2001., Camp meeting rules document. James McFerrin. Available at the Tennessee State Museum, catalog number 92.26.


The Cherokees Grace Steele Woodward. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1983.

Class and Tennessee’s Confederate Generation. Fred Arthur Bailey. Chapel Hill: University of  North Carolina Press, 1987.

Columbia Female Institute Course catalog. Columbia Female Institute 1858. Available at the            Tennessee State Museum, catalog number 92.45.

“Conditions of Antebellum Slavery.” Africans in America Teacher Resource Guide. Public Broadcasting Service. 1998.

Constructing Townscapes: Space and Society in Antebellum Tennessee. Lisa C.Tolbert. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1999.

“The Creek War.” Horseshoe Bend National Military Park. 2003.


“Dairy History.” CyperSpace Farm.

David Crockett: The Man and the Legend. James Atkins Shackford. John B. Shackford, editor. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1986.


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“From Bands of Iron to Promise Land: The African-American Contribution to Middle Tennessee’s Final Frontier, 1818-1860.” Michael Thomas Gavin. Tennessee Historical Quarterly. 64 (Summer 2005): p. 25-42.

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In Search of the Promised Land: A Slave Family in the Old South.  John Hope Franklin & Loren            Schweninger. New York: Oxford University Press, 2006.

“Iron Industry.” Michael Garvin. Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture. University of            Tennessee Press.2002.  

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The Life and Adventures of Nat love. Nat love. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1995.

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Manifest Ambition: James K. Polk and Civil-Military Relations during the Mexican War. John C. Pinheiro. Westport, CN: Praeger Security International, 2007.

“Manifest Destiny.” Sam Haynes. “The U.S. Mexican War: Prelude to War.” Public Broadcasting Corporation. _destiny.html

The Market Revolution: Jacksonian America, 1815-1846. Charles Sellers. New York: 1991.

“Marriage, Mayhem, and Presidential Politics: The Robards-Jackson Backcountry Scandal.” Ann            Toplovich. Ohio Valley History. 5 (Winter 2005): 3-22. 

Mary Hamilton (Thompson) Orr Papers, 1791-1896.  Letter from John Samuel Claybrooke.  Tennessee State Library and Archives

Memphis: 1800-1900. Carole Ornelas-Struve & Fredrick Lee Coulter. Sponsored by the Memphis Pink Palace Museum. New York: Nancy Powers & Company, 1982.

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Nashville: The Faces of Two Centuries, 1780-1980. John Egerton. Nashville: PlusMedia Incorporated, 1979.

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One South or Many?: Plantation Belt and Upcountry in Civil War-Era Tennessee. Robert Tracy            McKenzie. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1994.


“Painting in Nineteenth-Century Tennessee.” By Marilyn Masler, in A History of Tennessee            Arts: Creating Traditions, Expanding Horizons. Edited by Carroll Van West. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 2004.

The Papers of Andrew Jackson, Volume VI, 1825-1828. Harold D. Moser and J. Clint Clifft, editors. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 2002.

Parties, Politics, and the Sectional Conflict in Tennessee, 1832-1861. Jonathan M. Atkins. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1997.

The Porcelain God: A Social History of the Toilet. Julie Horan. Secaucus, NJ: Carol Publishing Group, 1996. 

“The Pottery Industry of Dekalb, White and Putham Counties.” Thomas Webb. Tennessee Historical Quarterly. (Spring 1971).

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Recollections of 92 Years. Elizabeth Avery Meriwether. (McLean, VA: EPM Publications, 1994

“Rhetoric Versus Reality: The Indian Policy of Andrew Jackson.” By Ronald N. Satz, in Cherokee Removal: Before and After. Edited by William L. Anderson. Athens:            University of Georgia Press, 1991.

The Rise of American Democracy: From Jefferson to Lincoln. Sean Wilentz. New York: 2005.


Scarlett’s Sisters: Young Women in the Old South. Anya Jabour. Chapel Hill: University of  North Carolina Press, 2007.

“Slaves and Masters in Antebellum Madison County: Slave Life in Rural West Tennessee.”  Gary Edwards. In Trial and Triumph: Essays in Tennessee’s African American History. Carroll Van West, ed. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 2002.

Southern Cross: The Beginnings of the Bible Belt. Christine Leigh Heyrman. Chapel Hill:University of North Carolina Press, 1997.

Southern Music/American Music. Bill C. Malone and David Strickland. Revised edition.            Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2003.


Tennesseans and Their History. Paul H. Bergeron, Stephen V. Ash, and Jeanette Keith.            Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1999.

Tennessee Farming, Tennessee Farmers: Antebellum Agriculture in the Upper South. Donald L. Winters. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1994.

Tennessee’s Indian Peoples: From White Contact to Removal, 1540-1840. Ronald N. Satz.            Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1979.

Tennessee’s Presidents. Frank B. Williams, Jr. Knoxville: The University of Tennessee Press,   1981.

“The Tennessee State Capitol: An Architectural History.” Mary Ellen Gadski. Tennessee Historical Quarterly. 47 no. 2 (Summer 1988)


The Washingtons of Wessyngton Plantation. John F. Baker Jr. New York: Atria Books, 2009.

“William Strickland.” Jim Hoobler. The Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture.  University of Tennessee Press. 2002.

“Work and Play.” History and Folklife of the Kentucky Frontier. Western Kentucky University.  2005.

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