Biographies & Memoirs


Adair, John. The Navajo and Pueblo Silversmiths. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1944.

Additon, Henrietta A. “Work Among Delinquent Women and Girls.” War Relief Work 79 (1918).

Albright, Horace M., and Marian A. Schenck. Creating the National Park Service: The Missing Years. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1999.

Amsden, Charles A. Navaho Weaving, Its Technic and History. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1949.

Babcock, Barbara. “A New Mexican ‘Rebecca’: Imaging Pueblo Women.” Journal of the Southwest 32 (1990).

Badash, Lawrence, Joseph O. Hirschfelder, and Herbert P. Broida. Reminiscences of Los Alamos. Boston: Reidel, 1980.

Bain, David. Empire Express: Building the First Transcontinental Railroad. New York: Viking, 1999.

Bancroft, Frederic. Slave-Trading in the Old South. Baltimore: J. H. Furst Company, 1931.

Barry, John M. The Great Influenza: The Epic Story of the Deadliest Plague in History. New York: Penguin, 2005.

Beard, George M. “The Nature and Treatment of Neurasthenia (Nervous Exhaustion), Hysteria, Spinal Irritation, and Allied Neuroses.” Medical Letter 12 (1877).

________. “Neurasthenia or Nervous Exhaustion.” Boston Medical and Surgical Journal 3, no. 13 (1869).

________. A Practical Treatise on Nervous Exhaustion (Neurasthenia): Its Symptoms, Nature, Sequences, Treatment. 2nd ed. New York: E. B. Treat, 1888.

________. Practical Treatise on Nervous Exhaustion. 3rd ed. New York: E. B. Treat, 1894.

Beebe, Lucius. High Iron: A Book of Trains. New York: D. Appleton-Century, 1938.

________. Mansions on Rails. Berkeley, Calif.: Howell-North, 1959.

________. Mr. Pullman’s Elegant Palace Car. Garden City, NY.: Doubleday, 1961.

Beisner, Robert L. “‘Commune’ in East Aurora.” American Heritage 22 (1971).

Berke, Arnold. Mary Colter: Architect of the Southwest. New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2002.

“Billy the Kid, Making of a Hero.” Western Folklore 32, no. 2 (April 1973).

Bingham, Hiram. An Explorer in the Air Service. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1920.

Blanchard, Leola H. Conquest of Southwest Kansas: A History and Thrilling Stories of Frontier Life in the State of Kansas. Wichita, Kans.: Wichita Eagle Press, 1931.

Blomberg, Nancy J. Navajo Textiles: The William Randolph Hearst Collection. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1988.

Bokovoy, Matthew F. The San Diego World’s Fairs and Southwestern Memory, 1880–1940. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2005.

Bowman, Jon, ed. Montezuma: The Castle in the West. Santa Fe, N.M.: New Mexico Magazine, 2002.

Brey, William. “Carbutt and the Union Pacific’s Grand Excursion to the 100th Meridian.” Stereo World, May–June 1980.

Briscoe, Harry. Watching the Trains Go By: A Narrative of a Santa Fe Railway Man. Midwest City, Okla.: Santa Fe Railway Historical and Modeling Society, 2005.

Brodsky, Alyn. Grover Cleveland: A Study in Character. New York: St. Martin’s, 2000.

Broggie, Michael. Walt Disney’s Railroad Story: The Small-Scale Fascination That Led to a Full-Scale Kingdom. Pasadena, Calif.: Pentrex, 1997.

Brown, Karen A., and Nancy L. Hyer. “Archeological Benchmarking: Fred Harvey and the Service Profit Chain, Circa 1876.” Journal of Operations Management 25 (2007).

Brown, Michael F. Who Owns Native Culture? Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2004.

Bryant, Keith L. “The Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway and the Development of the Taos and Santa Fe Art Colonies.” Western Historical Quarterly 9 (1978).

________. History of the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway. New York: Macmillan, 1974.

Cerf, Bennett. At Random. New York: Random House, 2002.

Chappell, Gordon. The Railway at Grand Canyon. San Francisco: National Park Service, 1986.

Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad. “Centennial of First U.S. Railway Car.” Press release, June 15, 1962.

Collins, Paul F. Tales of an Old Air-Faring Man: A Half Century of Incidents, Accidents, and Providence, the Reminiscences of Paul F. Collins. Stevens Point, Wis.: UWSP Foundation Press, 1983.

Colter, Mary. Manual for Drivers and Guides Descriptive of the Indian Watchtower at Desert View and Its Relations, Architecturally, to the Prehistory Ruins of the Southwest. Grand Canyon National Park, Ariz.: Fred Harvey, 1933.

Conant, Jennet. 109 East Palace. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2005.

Crumbine, Samuel. Frontier Doctor: The Autobiography of a Pioneer on the Frontier of Public Health. Philadelphia: Dorrance, 1948.

Cullinan, Gerald. The United States Postal Service. New York: Praeger, 1973.

Curtin, Patricia. “Fred Harvey Company Public Relations and Publicity (1876–1933).” Journal of Communication Management, 12, no. 4 (2008).

Cutler, William G., ed. History of the State of Kansas. Chicago: A. T. Andreas, 1883.

de Beauvoir, Simone. America Day by Day. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2000.

Drowne, Kathleen M., and Patrick Huber. The 1920s. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood, 2004.

Dyer, Frank L., and Thomas C. Martin. Edison: His Life and Inventions. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1910.

Evans, Max. Madam Millie: Bordellos from Silver City to Ketchikan. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2004.

Falconer, Martha P. “The Segregation of Delinquent Women and Girls as a War Problem.” Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences 79 (1918).

Fergusson, Erna. Our Southwest. New York: Knopf, 1940.

Ferrell, Robert H. Harry S. Truman: A Life. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1996.

Finck, Henry T. Food and Flavor. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1913.

Fisher, M. F. K. From the Journals of M. F. K. Fisher. New York: Pantheon, 1999.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott, and James West (editor). My Lost City: Personal Essays 1920–1940 (The Cambridge Edition of the Works of F. Scott Fitzgerald V. 4). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Fred Harvey Company. El Tovar: Grand Canyon of Arizona. 1909.

Fricke, John. Liner notes. Harvey Girls. 1996.

Furia, Philip. Skylark: The Life and Times of Johnny Mercer. New York: St. Martin’s, 2003.

Giles, Frye W. Thirty Years in Topeka: A Historical Sketch. Topeka, Kans.: G. W. Crane, 1886.

Gould, Emerson W. Fifty Years on the Mississippi; or, Gould’s History of River Navigation. Saint Louis: Nixon-Jones, 1889.

Grattan, Virginia L. Mary Colter: Builder upon the Red Earth. Flagstaff, Ariz.: Northland Press, 1980.

Hahn, Emily. “Till the Well Runs Dry.” New Yorker, Oct. 23, 1965.

Harvey, Fred. Hospitality by Fred Harvey Cookbook.

“Harvey House History.” City of Florence, Kansas. hh-history.htm.

Harwood, Herbert H. Invisible Giants: The Empires of Cleveland’s Van Sweringen Brothers. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2002.

Haywood, C. R. Trails South: The Wagon-Road Economy in the Dodge City–Panhandle Region. Meade, Kans.: Prairie Books, 2006.

Heineke, Janelle, and Mark M. Davis. “The Emergence of Service Operations Management as an Academic Discipline.” Journal of Operations Management 24 (2007).

Henderson, Harold L. “Frederick Henry Harvey.” Master’s thesis, University of Kansas City, 1942.

Henderson, James D. “Meals by Fred Harvey: A Phenomenon of the American West.” Master’s thesis, University of Arizona, 1965.

Hines, Walker D. War History of American Railroads. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1978.

Hogan, David G. Selling ’Em by the Sack: White Castle and the Creation of American Food. New York: New York University Press, 1997.

Howard, Kathleen L. “‘A Most Remarkable Success’: Herman Schweizer and the Fred Harvey Indian Department.” In The Great Southwest of the Fred Harvey Company and the Santa Fe Railway. Edited by Marta Weigle and Barbara A. Babcock. Phoenix: Heard Museum, 1996.

Howard, Kathleen L., and Diana F. Pardue. Inventing the Southwest: The Fred Harvey Company and Native American Art. Flagstaff, Ariz.: Northland, 1996.

Howes, Cecil. “Pistol Packin’ Pencil Pushers.” Kansas Historical Quarterly 13, no. 2 (1944).

Hughes, Johnson D., and Timothy J. Priehs. In the House of Stone and Light: A Human History of the Grand Canyon. Grand Canyon, Ariz.: Grand Canyon Natural History Association, 1978.

Hughes, J. P. Fort Leavenworth: Gateway to the West. Topeka, Kans.: Kansas City Historical Society, 2000.

Hungerford, Edward. “The Dining Room That Is Two Thousand Miles Long.” MS.

Ingham, John N. Biographical Dictionary of American Business Leaders. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood, 1983.

Jarman, Rufus. “Big Boom in Boston.” American Heritage 20, no. 6 (1969).

Johnson, Emory R., and Thurman W. Van Metre. Principles of Railroad Transportation. New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1919.

Jones, Billy M. Health-Seekers in the Southwest, 1817–1900. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1967.

Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History, Embracing Events, Institutions, Industries, Counties, Cities, Towns, Prominent Persons, etc. Vol. 3. Chicago: Standard Publishing, 1912.

Kearny County Historical Society. History of Kearny County, Kansas. Lakin, Kans., 1964-.

Kennedy, Samuel V. Samuel Hopkins Adams and the Business of Writing. Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Press, 1909.

Klingaman, William K. 1929: The Year of the Great Crash. New York: Harper & Row, 1989.

Kurlansky, Mark. The Big Oyster: History on the Half Shell. New York: Ballantine Books, 2006.

Langdon, Philip. Orange Roofs, Golden Arches: The Architecture of American Chain Restaurants. New York: Knopf, 1986.

Laroche, Michel, and H. G. Parsa. “Brand Management in Hospitality: An Empirical Test of the Brisoux-Laroche Model.” Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Research 24 (2000).

Larson, Erik. Isaac’s Storm. New York: Crown, 1999.

________. Devil in the White City. New York: Crown, 2003.

Leavenworth City Directory. 1865–1890.

Leyendecker, Liston E. Palace Car Prince. Niwot: University Press of Colorado, 1992.

Loudon, Irvine. Death in Childbirth: An International Study of Maternal Care and Maternal Mortality, 1800–1950. New York: Oxford University Press, 1992.

Luckin, Richard. Mimbres to Mimbreño: A Study of Santa Fe’s Famous China Pattern. Golden, Colo.: RK, 1992.

Marshall, James L. Santa Fe: The Railroad That Built an Empire. New York: Random House, 1945.

McAdoo, William G. Crowded Years: The Reminiscences of William G. McAdoo. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1931.

Meehan, Charles. The Laws and Practice of the Game of Euchre as Adopted by the Washington, D.C., Euchre Club, by a Professor, One of the Oldest and Most Noted Euchre Players in the United States. Philadelphia: T. B. Peterson and Brothers, 1877.

Millbrook, Minnie D. “Fred Harvey and the Santa Fe.” The Santa Fe in Topeka, Bulletin of the Shawnee County Historical Society, no. 56 (1979).

Moore, Henry M. Early History of Leavenworth City and County. Leavenworth, Kans.: Samuel Dodsworth Book Co., 1906.

Morse, Charles F. A Sketch of My Life. Cambridge, Mass.: Riverside Press, 1927.

Neumann, Mark. On the Rim: Looking for the Grand Canyon. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1999.

New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission. Landmarks Preservation Commission Report. 1994.

Oberholtzer, Ellis P. A History of the United States Since the Civil War. New York: Macmillan, 1917–37.

Olsen, Russell A. Route 66 Lost and Found: Ruins and Relics Revisited. St. Paul: Voyageur Press, 2006.

Petersen, William J. Steamboating on the Upper Mississippi. N. Chelmsford, Mass.: Courier Dover Publications, 1996.

Phillips, David. The Taming of the West. Chicago: Regnery, 1974.

________. The West: An American Experience. Chicago: Regnery, 1973.

Poling-Kempes, Lesley. The Harvey Girls: Women Who Opened the West. New York: Paragon House, 1989.

Porterfield, James D. Dining by Rail: The History and the Recipes of America’s Golden Age of Railroad Cuisine. New York: St. Martin’s Griffin, 1998.

Portrait and Biographical Record of Leavenworth, Douglas, and Franklin Counties, Kansas. Chicago: Chapman, 1899.

Post, Emily. By Motor to the Golden Gate. New York: D. Appleton, 1916.

Prerau, David. Seize the Daylight: The Curious and Contentious Story of Daylight Saving Time. New York: Thunder’s Mouth Press, 2006.

Proceedings of the National Parks Conference … 1911, 1912, 1915, 1917. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1912, 1913, 1916, 1918.

Purcell-Guild, June. “Study of One Hundred and Thirty-one Delinquent Girls Held at the Juvenile Detention Home in Chicago, 1917.” Journal of the American Institute of Criminal Law and Criminology 10 (1919).

Pyle, Ernie. Home Country. New York: William Sloane Associates, 1947.

Pyne, Stephen. How the Canyon Became Grand. New York: Viking, 1998.

Recent Social Trends in the United States: Report of the President’s Research Committee on Social Trends. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1933.

Rezneck, Samuel. “Distress Relief and Discontent in the United States During the Depression of 1873–1878.” Journal of Political Economy 58 (1950).

Rhodes, Richard. The Making of the Atomic Bomb. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1986.

Richetti, Adam C. “Famous Cases: Kansas City Massacre: Charles Arthur ‘Pretty Boy’ Floyd: Consipracy to Deliver a Federal Prisoner.”

Roberts, Gary L. Doc Holliday: The Life and Legend. Hoboken, N.J.: John Wiley and Sons, 2007.

Roy, William, and Phillip Bonacich. “Interlocking Directorates and Communities of Interest Among American Railroad Companies, 1905.” American Sociology Review (1988).

Rydell, Robert W. All the World’s a Fair: Visions of Empire at American International Expositions, 1876–1916. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1987.

Schafer, Mike, Joe Welsh, and Kevin J. Holland. The American Passenger Train. St. Paul: MBI, 2001.

Schermerhorn, Richard, Jr. Schermerhorn Genealogy and Family Chronicles. New York: Tobias A. Wright, 1914.

Schwartz, Jason. “Fighting Words: Pistol Packin’ Dan Anthony and Frontier Journalism.” Master’s thesis, University of Pennsylvania, 2007.

Seymour, Silas. Incidents of a Trip Through the Great Platte Valley, to the Rocky Mountains and Laramie Plains, in the Fall of 1866, with a Synoptical Statement of the Various Pacific Railroads, and an Account of the Great Union Pacific Railroad Excursion to the One Hundredth Meridian of Longitude. New York: D. Van Nostrand, 1867.

Shand-Tucci, Douglass. The Crimson Letter: Harvard, Homosexuality, and the Shaping of American Culture. New York: St. Martin’s, 2003.

Sheppard, Carl. Montezuma: A Biography of a Building. San Rafael, Calif: Patricia H. Sheppard, 2002.

Smalley, Eugene V. History of the Northern Pacific Railroad. New York: G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 1883.

Smallwood, James M., and Steven K. Gragert, eds. Will Rogers’ Daily Telegrams. Vol. 3. Stillwater: Oklahoma State University Press, 1979.

Snead, James E. Ruins and Rivals: The Making of Southwest Archaeology. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2001.

Stanton, Elizabeth C. The Concise History of Woman Suffrage. Edited by Mari Jo Buhle and Paul Buhle. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1978.

Stechschulte, Nancy S. The Detroit Publishing Company Postcards: A Handbook for Collectors of the Detroit Publishing Company Postcards Including Checklists of the Regular Numbers, Contracts, Harveys, Miscellaneous Art Cards, the 50,000 Series, Sets, Little Phostint Journeys, Mechanical Postcards, the Panoramas, and Many Others. Big Rapids, Mich.: N. S. Stechschulte, 1994.

Stephen, Leslie, and Sidney Lee. The Dictionary of National Biography Founded in 1882 by George Smith. London: Oxford University Press, 1937.

Stoll, Judith A. “Harvey Girls Then, Now, and Forever.” Master’s thesis, Emporia State University, 1995.

Stone, Richard D. The Interstate Commerce Commission and the Railroad Industry. New York: Praeger, 1991.

The Stranger’s Guide Around New York and Its Vicinity. New York, 1853.

Street, George. Che! Wah! Wah! Rochester, N.Y.: E. R. Andrews, 1883.

Streeter, F. B. “Ellsworth as a Texas Cattle Market.” Kansas Historical Quarterly 4, no. 4 (1935).

Taylor, David G. “Boom Town Leavenworth: The Failure of the Dream.” Kansas Historical Quarterly 38, no. 4 (1972).

Thomas, Diane. The Southwestern Indian Detours. Phoenix: Hunter, 1978.

Thompson, Mark. American Character: The Curious Life of Charles Fletcher Lummis and the Rediscovery of the Southwest. New York: Arcade, 2001.

Thornton, J. K. “Treatment of Uterine Fibro-myoma.” Lancet, Nov. 6, 1886.

Tobias, Henry J., and Charles E. Woodhouse. Santa Fe: A Modern History, 1890–1990. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2001.

Trombley, Stephen. Sir Frederick Treves: The Extra-ordinary Edwardian. London: Routledge, 1989.

Turner, Frederick J. “The Significance of the Frontier in American History.” Proceedings of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin (1893).

Twain, Mark. Roughing It. Edited by Franklin R. Rogers. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1972.

Tye, Larry. Rising from the Rails: Pullman Porters and the Making of the Black Middle Class. New York: Henry Holt, 2004.

Waters, Frank. Masked Gods: Navaho and Pueblo Ceremonialism. Chicago: Swallow Press, 1950.

Waters, L. L. Steel Trails to Santa Fe. Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, 1950.

Weigle, Marta, and Barbara A. Babcock, eds. The Great Southwest of the Fred Harvey Company and the Santa Fe Railway. Phoenix: Heard Museum, 1996.

White, John H. The American Railroad Passenger Car. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1985.

“Wild Bill.” Harper’s New Monthly Magazine, Feb. 1867.

Wilkins, Thurman. Thomas Moran: Artist of the Mountains. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1998.

Wright, Robert M. Dodge City: The Cowboy Capital and the Great Southwest in the Days of the Wild Indian, the Buffalo, the Cowboy, Dance Halls, Gambling Halls, and Bad Men. Wichita, Kans.: Wichita Eagle Press, 1913.

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