Bibliography

Bibliography Resources

Commonwealth Colonels is an educational, informational, and non-commercial Creative Work a "WebSite". You may use its contents for non-commercial purposes that classify as "fair-use," such as personal, educational, and research purposes, provided you cite American Colonels Network (Kentucky Colonelcy) in subsequent presentations, publications, etc.

To cite our WebSite, Commonwealth Colonels - Kentucky Colonelcy:


Wright, Col. David J. et al. Commonwealth Colonels. commonwealth.colonels.net. Accessed Date
or
American Colonel's Network. "Kentucky Colonelcy". commonwealth.colonels.net. Accessed Date

Although some of the essays in the Commonwealth Colonels WebSite have been published in academic journals, our website is not a peer-reviewed website. In the case of essays based on academic papers, please cite them by quoting the journal, book, newspaper article where they were originally published rather than citing Commonwealth Colonels or the American Colonels Network. For a general citations on the history of colonelcy based on our work here you may cite our book ©2020|2022 Kentucky Colonels which is largely based on, but more succinct than, this website.


Wright, Colonel David J. et al. Kentucky Colonels: Forefathers, Founders and Model Figures of Kentucky Culture, Customs, Folklore, History, Music, Society, Traditions, and Values. Appendix: Bibliography Commonwealth Colonels WebSite Pre-Registered © 2020-2022, Madison County, Kentucky. Accessed Date

Much of the information for our book and our website was derived from the sources listed below.

Bibliography | Webliography

This WebSite and our Creative Works are in part based upon the following resources.

  1. Ranck, George Washington. Boonesborough; its founding, pioneer struggles, Indian experiences, Transylvania days, and revolutionary annals. Louisville, Ky., J. P. Morton & Company, 1901. Internet Archive

  2. Henderson, Archibald. The Transylvania company and the founding of Henderson, Kentucky. 1929. Internet Archive

  3. Dorris, Jonathan Truman. Glimpses of historic Madison County, Kentucky. Nashville, Tennessee, Williams Printing Company, 1955. Internet Archive

  4. Battle, J. H., Perrin, William Henry, and Kniffin, G. C. Kentucky. A history of the state, embracing a concise account of the origin and development of the Virginia colony; its expansion westward, and the settlement of the frontier beyond the Alleghenies; the erection of Kentucky as an independent state, and its subsequent development. Louisville, Chicago, F.A. Battey Publishing Company, 1885. Internet Archive

  5. Bruce, H. Addington (Henry Addington). Daniel Boone and the Wilderness Road, New York, Macmillan Co., 1910. Internet Archive

  6. Henderson, Archibald. "Richard Henderson and the Occupation of Kentucky." The Mississippi Valley Historical Review, 1914. Internet Archive

  7. Abbott, John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot). Daniel Boone, Pioneer of Kentucky, New York, Dodd, Mead, 1914. Internet Archive

  8. Thwaites, Reuben Gold. Daniel Boone, New York, D. Appleton, 1913. Internet Archive

  9. Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection. Todd Family. 1913. Internet Archive

  10. Keith, Charles Alexander. Kentucky History. Boston, New York, D. C. Heath & Co., 1915. Internet Archive

  11. Henderson, Archibald. Richard Henderson: the authorship of the Cumberland compact and the founding of Nashville, 1916. Internet Archive

  12. Virginia General Assembly. Petitions of the early inhabitants of Kentucky to the General Assembly of Virginia. John P. Morton & Company printers to the Filson Club, 1910. Google Books, Internet Archive

  13. O'Brien, Michael Joseph. Irish pioneers in Kentucky : a series of articles published in the Gaelic American. 1916 Internet Archive

  14. Cotterill, Robert Spencer. History of pioneer Kentucky, Cincinnati, Johnson & Hardin, 1917. Internet Archive

  15. John Wessley Monette. History of the Discovery and Settlement of the Valley of the Mississippi. Harper & Brothers, 1848. Internet Archive

  16. Morison, Samuel Eliot. The Oxford History Of The American People. New York, Oxford University Press, 1965. Internet Archive

  17. Triplett, Frank. Conquering the wilderness: New pictorial history of the life and times of pioneer heroes and heroines of America. New York, St. Louis, N.D. Thompson & Company, 1883. Internet Archive

  18. Shaler, Nathaniel Southgate. Kentucky: a pioneer commonwealth. Boston, New York, Houghton, Mifflin, and Company, 1885. Internet Archive

  19. Stout, Herald Franklin. The Clan Finley. Dover, Ohio, The Eagle Press, 1957. Internet Archive

  20. Lancour, Harold, and Wolfe, Richard J. A bibliography of ship passenger lists, 1538-1825; being a guide to published lists of early immigrants to North America. New York, New York Public Library, 1963. Internet Archive

  21. Butler, Mann and Croghan, George. A history of the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Wilcox, Dickerman & Co., 1834. Internet Archive

  22. Roosevelt, Theodore. The Winning of the West. New York, 1910. Internet Archive

  23. Kelsey, D. M. Pioneer heroes and daring deeds. Philadelphia, Scammell & Company; San Francisco, J. Dewing & Co., 1882. Internet Archive

  24. Chandler, Alfred N. Land Title Origins: A Tale of Force and Fraud. New York, Robert Schalkenbach Foundation, 1945. OpenSource, Internet Archive

  25. Bond, Beverley W. (Beverley Waugh). The quit-rent system in the American colonies, New Haven, Yale University Press, 1919. Internet Archive

  26. Mabie, Hamilton Wright. A new history for American homes. Our own country; its history and achievements and the story of our great men and women, Philadelphia, Chicago, Stockton, Cal., Monarch Book Co., 1895. Internet Archive

  27. Beard, Charles Austin. Rise of American Civilization, New York, Macmillan, 1930. Internet Archive

  28. Harper, Lillie Du Puy Van Culin, (editor) and Trabue, Daniel. Colonial men and times, Philadelphia, Innes & Sons, 1916. Internet Archive

  29. Mackenzie, George Norbury, (editor). Colonial families of the United States of America from the time of the settlement of Jamestown, 13th May, 1607, to the battle of Lexington, 19th April, 1775. New York, Boston, The Grafton Press, 1917 Internet Archive

  30. Smith, Z. F. (Zachariah Frederick). The history of Kentucky, from its earliest discovery and settlement. Louisville, The Prentice Press, 1895. Internet Archive

  31. Durrett, Reuben T. (Reuben Thomas). John Filson, the first historian of Kentucky, Louisville, The Filson Club; Cincinnati, R. Clarke & Co., 1884. Internet Archive

  32. Gresham, John M. Biographical cyclopedia of the commonwealth of Kentucky. Chicago, Philadelphia, J.M. Gresham Co., 1896. Internet Archive

  33. Green, Thomas Marshall. Historic families of Kentucky. Cincinnati, R. Clarke, 1889. Internet Archive

  34. Kentucky Historical Society. Register of Kentucky State Historical Society, v. 11, Frankfort, The Society, 1903. Internet Archive

  35. Faris, John Thomson. On the trail of the pioneers, romance, tragedy and triumph of the path of empire. New York, George H. Doran Company, 1920 Internet Archive

  36. Green, Harry Clinton and Green, Mary Wolcott. The pioneer mothers of America, New York, London, G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1912. Internet Archive

  37. Kilpatrick, Lewis H. "The Journal of William Calk, Kentucky Pioneer." The Mississippi Valley Historical Review, vol. 7, no. 4, 1921, pp. 363–377. JSTOR

  38. Smith, John David. "To Hue the Line and Let the Chips Fall Where They May: J. Winston Coleman's ‘Slavery Times in Kentucky Reconsidered." The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, vol. 103, no. 4, 2005, pp. 691–726. JSTOR

  39. Robinson, George C. "News and Notes." The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, vol. 67, no. 1, 1969, pp. 86–92. JSTOR

  40. Thompson, Lawrence S. "Bluegrass and Bourbon: The Colonel of Kentucky Fiction." The Georgia Review, vol. 7, no. 1, 1953, pp. 107–115. JSTOR

  41. Brown, William Dodd. "Dangerous Situation, Delayed Response: Col. John Bowman and the Kentucky Expedition of 1777." The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, vol. 97, no. 2, 1999, pp. 137–157. JSTOR

  42. Jelsma, Sherry K. "The Making of Imperishable Honor: Charles S. Todd in the War of 1812." The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, vol. 105, no. 2, 2007, pp. 195–227. JSTOR

  43. Hollingsworth, Kent. The Kentucky Thoroughbred. University Press of Kentucky, 2009. JSTOR

  44. Maguire, Roberta S. "Kate Chopin and Anna Julia Cooper: Critiquing Kentucky and the South." The Southern Literary Journal, vol. 35, no. 1, 2002, pp. 123–137. JSTOR

  45. Pearce, John Ed. Divide and Dissent: Kentucky Politics, 1930-1963. 1st ed., University Press of Kentucky, 1987. JSTOR

  46. Mooney, Katherine. The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, vol. 111, no. 1, 2013, pp. 123–125. JSTOR

  47. Thompson, Lawrence S. "Folklore in the Kentucky Novel." Midwest Folklore, vol. 3, no. 3, 1953, pp. 137–145. JSTOR

  48. Carlock, Mabel Riddle. "John Constant - A Kentucky Pioneer: Paper Read before the Annual Meeting of Capt. John Constant's Descendants, Washington Park, Springfield, Illinois September 11, 1932." Register of Kentucky State Historical Society, vol. 32, no. 98, 1934, pp. 23–32. JSTOR

  49. John Goodwin Herndon. "Colonel Alexander Dunlap (1743-1828): The Correction of an Identification." The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, vol. 54, no. 4, 1946, pp. 321–326. JSTOR

  50. Anderson, Linda. The Journal of American Folklore, vol. 109, no. 433, 1996, pp. 345–347. JSTOR

  51. "Regional Meeting: Louisville, Kentucky, April 9-12." American Bar Association Journal, vol. 38, no. 6, 1952, pp. 486–493. JSTOR

  52. Carlock, Mabel R. "The Advertiser - An Early Kentucky Newspaper." Register of Kentucky State Historical Society, vol. 33, no. 104, 1935, pp. 252–265. JSTOR

  53. Freyer, Tony. The Business History Review, vol. 50, no. 1, 1976, pp. 124–126. JSTOR

  54. Nunis, Doyce B. "The Sublettes of Kentucky: Their Early Contribution to the Opening of the West" The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, vol. 57, no. 1, 1959, pp. 20–34. JSTOR

  55. Carson, Gerald. "The Dark Age of American Drinking." The Virginia Quarterly Review, vol. 39, no. 1, 1963, pp. 94–103. JSTOR

  56. Buchheit, Lee C. "The Sovereign Client." Journal of International Affairs, vol. 48, no. 2, 1995, pp. 527–540. JSTOR

  57. Kleber, John E. "Myth and Reality in Kentucky History." The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, vol. 90, no. 1, 1992, pp. 45–63. JSTOR

  58. Mason, Melvin Rosser. "The Lion of the West’: Satire on Davy Crockett and Frances Trollope." The South Central Bulletin, vol. 29, no. 4, 1969, pp. 143–145. JSTOR

  59. Eaton, Clement. "Kentucky Colonel-New Vintage," The Southern Literary Messenger, Richmond, Va. (reprint), March 1942. FindingAids

  60. Ferrell, Ann K. "Now You Can Drink That Alcohol … but Smoking's a Sin: Stigma and the Production of Kentucky Heritage." Journal of Folklore Research, vol. 56, no. 1, 2019, pp. 1–36. JSTOR

  61. MacLachlan, John M. "Southern Humor As A Vehicle of Social Evaluation." The Mississippi Quarterly, vol. 13, no. 4, 1960, pp. 157–162. JSTOR

  62. Justus, James H. "Southern Modernism and the Battle of Literary Succession." The Southern Literary Journal, vol. 27, no. 1, 1994, pp. 6–17. JSTOR

  63. Straw, Richard, et al. "Mike Seeger and Hazel Dickens." Appalachian Journal, vol. 13, no. 4, 1986, pp. 410–424. JSTOR

  64. "Signs of the Times." Appalachian Journal, vol. 13, no. 1, 1985, pp. 8–27. JSTOR

  65. "Section Meetings." South Atlantic Bulletin, vol. 17, no. 3, 1952, pp. 5–18. JSTOR

  66. Johnson, Gerald W. "Southern Image Breakers." The Virginia Quarterly Review, vol. 4, no. 4, 1928, pp. 508–519. JSTOR

  67. Linneman, William R. "Satires of American Realism, 1880-1900." American Literature, vol. 34, no. 1, 1962, pp. 80–93. JSTOR

  68. Wilson, Charles Reagan. The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Volume 7: Foodways. Edited by John T. Edge, University of North Carolina Press, 2007. JSTOR

  69. Feilitzen, Olof. "A Kentucky Colonel at the Court of Charles XV." American Swedish Historical Museum Yearbook, 1952, pp 3-9, Google Books

  70. Holden, W. C. "Frontier Journalism in West Texas." The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, vol. 32, no. 3, 1929, pp. 206–221. JSTOR

  71. Préclin, E. "HISTOIRE DES ÉTATS-UNIS." Revue Historique, vol. 174, no. 3, 1934, pp. 519–574. JSTOR

  72. Mosgrove, George Dallas. Kentucky cavaliers in Dixie, or, The reminiscences of a Confederate cavalryman. Courier-Journal Job Printing Co., 1895, Internet Archive

  73. Wayland, John W. The Bowmans, a pioneering family in Virginia, Kentucky and the Northwest Territory. Staunton, Va., McClure Co., 1943. Internet Archive

  74. Combs, Josiah Henry. All that's Kentucky; an anthology, Louisville, J.P. Morton, 1915. Internet Archive

  75. Speed, Thomas. The Political Club, Danville, Kentucky, 1786-1790: Being an Account of an Early Kentucky Society. Louisville, J.P. Morton & Co., 1894. Internet Archive

  76. Speed, Thomas. The Union Cause in Kentucky, 1860-1865. New York, London, G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1907. Internet Archive

  77. Johnson, E. Polk. A history of Kentucky and Kentuckians; the leaders and representative men in commerce, industry and modern activities. Chicago, Lewis Pub. Co., 1912. Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3 (Internet Archive)

  78. McAfee, John J. Kentucky politicians. Sketches of representative Corncrackers and other miscellany. Louisville, Press of the Courier-Journal, 1886. Internet Archive

  79. Butler, Mann, and Croghan, George. A history of the commonwealth of Kentucky. Louisville, Wilcox, Dickerman and Co., 1834. Internet Archive

  80. Townsend, John Wilson. Kentucky in American letters, 1784-1912. with an introduction by James Lane Allen, Cedar Rapids, Ia., Torch Press, 1913. Internet Archive

  81. Harvey, T. Edgar. Commercial history of the state of Kentucky. Travelers' Protective Association of America, 1899. Internet Archive

  82. Townsend, William H. Lincoln and the Bluegrass: slavery and civil war in Kentucky. pp. 248 Lexington, University of Kentucky Press, 1955. Internet Archive

  83. Conover, Charlotte Reeve. Concerning the Forefathers. New York, Winthrop Press, 1902. Internet Archive

  84. Burr, Samuel Jones. The life and times of William Henry Harrison. New York, L. W. Ransom; Philadelphia, R. W. Pomeroy, 1840. Internet Archive

  85. Pershing, M. W. Life of General John Tipton and early Indiana history. Tipton, Ind., Tipton Literary and Suffrage Club, 1900. Internet Archive

  86. Famous, William N. Colonel Crook Stories. Excelsior Publishing House, 1909. Internet Archive

  87. Banta, Richard Elwell. The Ohio. New York, Rinehart, 1949. Internet Archive

  88. McAleer, Andrew. Colonel McAleer's Wee Bit of Homespun Wisdom: A Kentucky Colonel's Brickbats & Bouquets. Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, 2011. GoodReads

  89. Enoch, Harry G. Colonel John Holder: Boonesborough Defender & Kentucky Entrepreneur. GoodReads

  90. Hunt, Roger D. Colonels in Blue--Indiana, Kentucky and Tennessee: A Civil War Biographical Dictionary. McFarland & Company, 2013. GoodReads

  91. Smith, James. An Account of the Remarkable Occurrences In the Life And Travels of Colonel James Smith: During His Captivity With the Indians In the Years 1755, '56, '57, '58 & '59, 1799. Google Books

  92. Johnston, J. Stoddard (Josiah Stoddard). First explorations of Kentucky, Louisville, J. P. Morton and Company, 1898. Internet Archive

  93. Tarrant, Sergeant E. The wild riders of the first Kentucky cavalry. Committee of the Regiment, 1894. Internet Archive

  94. Lipscomb, A. B. (Alexander Bagby) and Johnston, J. Stoddard (Josiah Stoddard). The Commercial history of the Southern States covering the post-bellum period Kentucky. Press of John P. Morton, 1903. Internet Archive

  95. Porter, Marion R. Howdy Colonel. Published by Colonel Anna Friedman, Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels, Albert Love Enterprises, 1947.

  96. Saunders, Ripley D. Colonel Todd Hunter of Missouri (serial). Bobbs Merrill Company, 1911

  97. Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; United States. Dept. of State; United States. Congress. Senate. Message of the President of the United States: Communicating, in Compliance With a Resolution of the Senate of December 20, 1864, Information in Relation to the Arrest of Colonel Richard T. Jacobs, Lieutenant Governor of the State of Kentucky, and Colonel Frank Wolford, 1865. Internet Archive

  98. Heitman, Francis Bernard. Historical register of officers of the Continental Army during the War of the Revolution, April, 1775, to December, 1783, Washington, DC, 1898. Internet Archive

  99. Frölich, Henriette. Virginia oder Die Kolonie von Kentucky. Mehr Wahrheit als Dichtung, 1963 (Fiction) Google Books

  100. Carlock, Mabel R. “THE ADVERTISER—AN EARLY KENTUCKY NEWSPAPER.” Register of Kentucky State Historical Society, vol. 33, no. 104, 1935, pp. 252–265. JSTOR

  101. Gray, John Thompson. A Kentucky Chronicle. New York, Washington, Neale Publishing Company, 1906, Internet Archive

  102. Carson, Gerald. The Social History of Bourbon, University Press of Kentucky, 2010. Google Books

  103. Barnard, Ella Kent. Dorothy Payne, Quakeress: A Side-Light upon the Career of 'Dolly' Madison. Philadelphia, 1909, Gutenberg

  104. Hammon, Neal O. "Land Acquisition on the Kentucky Frontier." The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, vol. 78, no. 4, 1980, pp. 297–321. JSTOR

  105. Otis, James. On the Kentucky Frontier: a Story of the Fighting Pioneers of the West. New York, A.L. Burt, 1900. Library of Congress

  106. Boutwell, Dunlap. "Augusta County, Virginia in the History of the United States." Register of Kentucky State Historical Society, Vol. 16, No. 48, 1918, pp. 77, 79-145. JSTOR

  107. Warfield, Ethelbert Dudley. The Kentucky Resolutions of 1798; An Historical Study; New York, Putnam, 1894. Internet Archive

  108. Kinkead, Elizabeth Shelby. A History of Kentucky. New York, Cincinnati, American Book Company, 1896. Internet Archive

  109. Connelly, Emma M and Bridgman, L. J. (Lewis Jesse). The Story of Kentucky. Boston, Lothrop Co., 1890. Internet Archive

  110. Eubank, Rice S. The Story of Kentucky. Dansville, N.Y., F. A. Owen Publishing Co., Chicago, Hall & McCreary, 1913. Internet Archive

  111. Clark, Charles Eugene. The Early Settlement of Kentucky. West Covington, Ky., Knights of Pythias, 1913. Internet Archive

  112. Sneed, Achilles. To the People of Kentucky. Frankfort, Kentucky Reporter, 1825. Internet Archive

  113. Watts, William Courtney. Chronicles of a Kentucky Settlement. New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1897. Internet Archive

  114. Collins, Lewis. Historical Sketches of Kentucky. Maysville, Ky., L. Collins; Cincinnati, J.A. & U.P. James, 1847. Internet Archive

  115. McClung, John A. (John Alexander). Sketches of Western Adventure: From 1755 to 1794. Philadelphia, Grigg & Elliot, 1832. Internet Archive

  116. Townsend, John Wilson. Kentuckians in History and Literature. New York, The Neale Publishing Company, 1907. Internet Archive

  117. Castleman, John Breckinridge. Active Service. Louisville, Courier-Journal Job Print. Co., 1917. Internet Archive

  118. Robertson, William. The History of America. London, Cadell, 1817. (Nine Volumes) Internet Archive One, Two, Three, Four, Five, Six, Seven, Eight, Nine

  119. Robertson, William. The History of America. A. Strahan, 1800. (Three Volumes) Internet Archive One, Two, Three

  120. Siebert, Wilbur Henry. Kentucky's Struggle with its Loyalist Proprietors. Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1920. Internet Archive

  121. Gibbs, Commodore Perry. My Old Kentucky Home. Louisville, Pentecostal Pub. Co., 1920. Internet Archive

  122. Cook, Joshua Flood. Old Kentucky. New York, The Neale Publishing Company, 1908. Internet Archive

  123. Kerr, Charles; Connelley, William Elsey, and Coulter, E. Merton (Ellis Merton). History of Kentucky (Five Volumes) Internet Archive One, Two, Three, Four, Five

  124. Collins, Lewis and Collins, Richard H. Collins' Historical Sketches of Kentucky: History of Kentucky, Covington, Ky., Collins & Co., 1874. (Two Volumes) Internet Archive One, Two

  125. Collins, Lewis. Historical Sketches of Kentucky, Maysville, Ky., Lewis Collins & Co., 1847. Internet Archive

  126. Crockett, David. A Narrative of the Life of David Crockett, of the State of Tennessee. Philadelphia, E.L. Carey & A. Hart, 1834. Internet Archive

  127. Johnston, J. Stoddard (Josiah Stoddard). First Explorations of Kentucky—Colonel Christopher Gist's journal of a tour through Ohio and Kentucky in 1751; Louisville, J. P. Morton and Company, 1898. Internet Archive

  128. Griffin, Clarence W. North Carolina Historical and Genealogical Record. Forest City, N.C., Clarence Griffin, 1932. Internet Archive

  129. Summers, Lewis Preston. History of Southwest Virginia, 1746-1786, Washington County, 1777-1870; Richmond, Va., J. L. Hill Printing Company, 1903. Internet Archive

  130. Floyd, N. J. (Nicholas Jackson). Biographical Genealogies of the Virginia-Kentucky Floyd Families. Baltimore, Williams and Wilkins, 1912. Internet Archive

  131. Speed, Thos. (Thomas). The Wilderness Road. Louisville, J.P. Morton & Co.. 1886. Internet Archive

  132. Gilkey, M. A. (Malina Anvers). American and English Genealogies in the Library of Congress. Government Printing Office, 1919. Internet Archive

  133. Udall, Stewart L. Quiet Crisis. New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1963. Internet Archive

  134. Jillson, Willard Rouse. A Bibliography of George Rogers Clark. Frankfort, Ky., Perry, 1958. Internet Archive

  135. Henderson, Archibald. The Conquest of the Old Southwest: The Romantic Story of the Early Pioneers Into Virginia. New York, Century, 1920. Internet Archive

  136. Wallis, Frederick A. and Tapp, Hambleton. A Sesqui-Centennial History of Kentucky. Hopkinsville, Ky., Historical Record Association, 1945. Internet Archive

  137. McWhorter, Lucullus Virgil; Connelley, William Elsey, and MacLean, J. P. (John Patterson). The Border Settlers of Northwestern Virginia from 1768 to 1795. Hamilton, Ohio, Republican Pub. Co.. 1915. Internet Archive

  138. Ranck, George Washington. History of Lexington, Kentucky. Cincinnati, Robert Clarke & Co., 1872. Internet Archive

  139. Boone, Daniel. "Adventures of Colonel Daniel Boone." European Magazine and London Review, London, 1791. (One of several chapters) Internet Archive

  140. McElroy, Robert McNutt. Kentucky in the Nation's History. New York, Moffat, Yard and Company, 1909. Internet Archive

  141. Hulbert, Archer Butler. Boone's Wilderness Road. Cleveland, The A. H. Clark Company, 1903. Internet Archive

  142. Conover, Charlotte Reeve. Builders In New Fields. G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1939. Internet Archive

  143. Armstrong, J. M. The Biographical Encyclopaedia of Kentucky of the Dead and Living Men of the Nineteenth Century. Cincinnati, J. M. Armstrong, 1878. Internet Archive

  144. McAllister, J. T. (Joseph Thompson). Virginia Militia in the Revolutionary War: McAllister's Data. Hot Springs, Va., McAllister Pub. Co., 1913. Internet Archive

  145. Norris, Zoe Anderson. Twelve Kentucky Colonel Stories; New York, J.S. Ogilvie Publishing, 1905. Google Drive

  146. Johnston, Annie F. (Annie Fellows). The Little Colonel Stories. (Three books in One) Boston, L. C. Page & Company Publishers, 1909. Internet Archive

    • Johnston, Annie F. (Annie Fellows). The Little Colonel's Good Times Book. Boston, L.C. Page, 1909. Internet Archive

    • Johnston, Annie F. (Annie Fellows). The Little Colonel's House Party. Boston, L. C. Page, 1901. Internet Archive

    • Johnston, Annie F. (Annie Fellows). The Little Colonel's Holidays. Boston, L. C. Page, 1901. Internet Archive

    • Johnston, Annie F. (Annie Fellows). The Little Colonel's Knight Comes Riding. Boston, L. C. Page, 1907. Internet Archive

    • Johnston, Annie F. (Annie Fellows). The Little Colonel's Christmas Vacation. Boston, L. C. Page, 1906. Internet Archive

    • Johnston, Annie F. (Annie Fellows). The Little Colonel's Hero. Boston, L. C. Page, 1908. Internet Archive

  147. Johnston, Annie F. (Annie Fellows). The Little Colonel, Maid of Honor. Joseph Knight Company, 1895. Read in English by Lars Rolander (1942-2016) Vox Audio Book

  148. Read, Opie Percival. A Kentucky Colonel. Chicago, Laird & Lee, 1890. Internet Archive

  149. Bell, Ulrich. "Kentucky." American Legion Monthly, Volume 6, No. 6; June 1929. Google Docs

  150. Sehlinger, Peter J. Kentucky's Last Cavalier: General William Preston, 1816-1887. University of Kentucky, 2004. Google Docs

  151. State of Kentucky. Kentucky Constitutions 1790-1892. Google Docs

  152. Alsterlund, B. and Pilkington, Walter. "The Kentucky Colonel: A Study in Semantics". American Notes & Queries, April 1947. Google Docs

  153. Holt, Matthew Joseph. "Why the Kentucky Colonel." Voices; Birth-Marks; The Man and the Elephant, Louisville, The Standard Printing Company, 1922. Google Docs

  154. Clark, Thomas D. The Kentucky. University of Kentucky Press, 1992. Google Docs

  155. Hughes, R. E.; Schaefer, F. W. and Williams, E. L. That Kentucky Campaign: The Law, the Ballot and the People. Cincinnati, Robert Clarke Company, 1900. Google Docs

  156. Smith, Blair M. The Rise of the New Elite the Evolution of Leadership in Kentucky; University of Dundee, 2013. Google Docs

  157. Lobingier, Charles Sumner. The People's Law. New York, The Macmillan Company, 1909. Google Docs (Entire Book IA)

  158. Clarke, Kenneth and Clarke, Mary. The Harvest and the Reapers: Oral Traditions of Kentucky. University of Kentucky, 1974. Google Docs

  159. Marshall, Anne Elizabeth. A Strange Conclusion to a Triumphant War — Creation of a Confederate Kentucky; University of Georgia, 2004. Google Docs

  160. Clark, Chief Justice Walter. The Colony of Transylvania. North Carolina Booklet, Vol. III, Number 9, Raleigh, NC, 1904, Google Docs

  161. Anthony Harkins. "Colonels, Hillbillies and Fightin’: Twentieth-Century Kentucky in the National Imagination". Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, v. 113 (Spring/Summer 2015), 421-52. Google Docs

  162. White, Judge Darrell. "Historical significance of a Kentucky colonel named Harlan." Around the Bar, February 2007 Google Docs

  163. Jackson, Carlton. Kentucky Maverick: The Life and Adventures of Colonel George M. Chinn. University Press of Kentucky, 2015. JSTOR

  164. Thompson, Edwin Porter. History of the First Kentucky Brigade. Caxton Publishing House, 1868. Google Books

  165. Young, Col. Bennett Henderson. The Prehistoric Men of Kentucky. Louisville, J. P. Morton & Co., 1910. Forgotten Books

  166. Thompson, Lawrence S. (Lawrence Sidney). Kentucky Tradition. Hamden, Conn., Shoe String Press, 1956. Hathi Trust

  167. Miller, C. Hero of Tippecanoe, or, The story of the life of William Henry Harrison. New York, J.P. Giffing, 1840. Hathi Trust

  168. Eaton, D. Wolfe. How Missouri counties, towns and streams were named ... Columbia, Mo.: The State historical society, 1916. Hathi Trust

  169. Kentucky. Adjutant-general's office. Report of the adjutant general of the state of Kentucky: Soldiers of the war of 1812. Frankfort, Ky.: E. P. Johnson, 1891. Hathi Trust

  170. Armstrong, Zella. Notable Southern families. Chattanooga, Lookout Pub. Co., 1918. Internet Archive

  171. Arthur, T. S. (Timothy Shay) and Carpenter, W. H. (William Henry). The History of Kentucky: From its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time. Philadelphia, Lippincott, Grambo & Co., 1854. Internet Archive

  172. Carson, Gerald. The Social History of Bourbon. University Press of Kentucky, 2010. Google Books

  173. Barnard, Ella Kent. Dorothy Payne, Quakeress: A Side-Light upon the Career of 'Dolly' Madison. Philadelphia, 1909. Gutenberg

  174. Watkins, Andrea S. and Ramage, James A. Kentucky Rising: Democracy, Slavery, and Culture from the Early Republic to … University Press of Kentucky, 2011. Google Books

  175. Coleman, Robert F. "The Pioneers of Kentucky". Harper's New Monthly Magazine. Vol. 25, No. 149, October. New York, Harper & Brothers, 1862. Internet Archive

  176. O'Brien, Michael Joseph. Irish pioneers in Kentucky: a series of articles published in the Gaelic American. Louisville, Published by Author, 1916. Internet Archive

  177. Cherry, Thomas Crittenden. Kentucky, the Pioneer State of the West. Boston, New York, D. C. Heath and Company, 1923. Internet Archive

  178. Bryan, William Smith and Rose, Robert. A History of the Pioneer Families of Missouri. Baltimore, Genealogical Pub. Co., 1977. Internet Archive

  179. Jennings, Kathleen. Louisville's First Families: A Series of Genealogical Sketches. Louisville, The Standard Printing Co., 1920. Internet Archive

  180. Hale, John P. (John Peter). Trans-Allegheny Pioneers. Cincinnati, The Graphic Press, 1886. Internet Archive

  181. Allen, William B. A History of Kentucky: Embracing Gleanings, Reminiscences, Antiquities, Natural Curiosities, Statistics. Louisville, Bradley & Gilbert, 1872. Internet Archive

  182. Johnston, Charles Haven Ladd. Famous Scouts, Including Trappers, Pioneers, and Soldiers of the Frontier. Boston, L. C. Page & Company, 1910. Internet Archive

  183. Harden, Samuel. The Pioneer. Greenfield, Ind., W. Mitchell Printing Co., 1895. Internet Archive

  184. Rothert, Otto Arthur. The Filson Club and its Activities, 1884-1922. Louisville, J.P. Morton & Co., 1922. Internet Archive

  185. Haney, William H. The Mountain People of Kentucky. Cincinnati, The Robert Clarke Company, 1906. Internet Archive

  186. Hartley, Cecil B. Life and Times of Colonel Daniel Boone, Comprising History of the Early Settlement of Kentucky. Philadelphia, G. G. Evans, 1860. Internet Archive

  187. National Park Service. Patriotic Commanders at Kings Mountain. NPS Historical Handbooks, 2001. Wayback Machine

  188. Bakeless, John. Daniel Boone Master of the Wilderness. New York, William Morrow and Company, 1939. Internet Archive

  189. Forbes-Lindsay, Charles Harcourt Ainslie. Daniel Boone, Backwoodsman. Philadelphia & London, J.B. Lippincott Company, 1908. Internet Archive

  190. Thwaites, Reuben Gold. Daniel Boone. New York, D. Appleton and Company, 1913. Internet Archive

  191. Bogart, W. H. (William Henry). Daniel Boone and the Hunters of Kentucky. Auburn, N.Y., Miller, Orton & Mulligan, 1854. Internet Archive

  192. White, Stewart Edward. Daniel Boone, Wilderness Scout. Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, Page & Co., 1922. Internet Archive

  193. Peck, John Mason and Bowen, Francis. Lives of Daniel Boone and Benjamin Lincoln. Boston, C.C. Little and J. Brown, 1847. Internet Archive

  194. Gulliver, Lucile. Daniel Boone. New York, Macmillan Co. 1916. Internet Archive

  195. Arthur, John Preston. A History of Watauga County, North Carolina: with Sketches of Prominent Families. Richmond: Everett Waddey Co., 1915. Internet Archive

  196. Griffin, Gilderoy Wells. Memoir of Col. Chas. S. Todd. Philadelphia, Claxton, Remsen & Haffelfinger, 1873. Internet Archive

  197. Henderson, Archibald. "Isaac Shelby: Revolutionary Patriot and Border Hero". The North Carolina Booklet, January 1913, Vol. 16, No. 3. Raleigh, Commercial Printing Company, 1913. Internet Archive

  198. Moon, Anna Mary. Sketches of the Shelby, McDowell, Deaderick, Anderson Families. Chattanooga, 1933. Internet Archive

  199. Trabue, Alice Elizabeth. A Corner in Celebrities. Louisville, Geo. G. Fetter Co., 1922. Internet Archive

  200. Young, Bennett Henderson. The Battle of the Thames, in which Kentuckians defeated the British, French, and Indians. Louisville, J. P. Morton and Company, 1903. Internet Archive

  201. State Historical Society of Wisconsin and Thwaites, Reuben Gold, (Editor). Descriptive List of Manuscript Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin. Madison, Wisc., The Society, 1906. Internet Archive

  202. Dandridge, Danske. George Michael Bedinger: A Kentucky Pioneer. Charlottesville, Va., Michie Co., 1909. Internet Archive

  203. Clark, George Rogers and James, James Alton (Editor). George Rogers Clark Papers, 1771-1784. Illinois State Historical Library, 1926. Internet Archive

  204. Winsor, Justin. The Westward Movement : the Colonies and the Republic West of the Alleghenies. Boston, New York, Houghton, Mifflin and Co., 1897. Internet Archive

  205. Smith, Frances M. Colonial Families of America. New York, F. Allaben Genealogical Company, 1909. Internet Archive

  206. Pusey, William Allen. The Wilderness Road to Kentucky. New York, George H. Doran Company, 1921. Internet Archive

  207. Green, Thomas Marshall. Historic Families of Kentucky. Cincinnati, R. Clarke, 1889. Internet Archive

  208. Shinn, Josiah Hazen. Pioneers and Makers of Arkansas. Baltimore, Genealogical Pub. Co., 1967. Internet Archive

  209. Cockrum, William Monroe. Pioneer History of Indiana: including Stories, Incidents, and Customs of the Early Settlers. Oakland City, Ind., Press of Oakland City Journal, 1907. Internet Archive

  210. Cridlin, William Broaddus. A History of Colonial Virginia. Richmond, Va., Williams Printing Co., 1923. Internet Archive

  211. Arthur, John Preston. Western North Carolina; A History (1730-1913). Raleigh, N.C., Edwards & Broughton Printing Company, 1914. Internet Archive

  212. Dillon, John B. (John Brown) and Douglass, Ben. Oddities of Colonial Legislation in America. Indianapolis, R. Douglass, 1879. Internet Archive

  213. American Pioneer: A Monthly Periodical. Cincinnati, Ohio, John S. Williams Publisher. Internet Archive Volume 1, Volume 2

  214. Pritts, Joseph and Withers, Alexander Scott. Mirror of Olden Time Border Life. Abingdon, Va., S. S. Miles, 1849. Internet Archive

  215. Bowman, Isaiah. The Pioneer Fringe. New York, American Geographical Society, 1931. Internet Archive

  216. Caruso, John Anthony. The Appalachian Frontier; America's First Surge Westward. Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill, 1959. Internet Archive

  217. Bolton, Herbert Eugene and Thomas Maitland Marshall. The Colonization of North America, 1492-1783. New York, The Macmillan Company, 1920. Internet Archive

  218. Brown, John Henry. Indian Wars and Pioneers of Texas. Austin, L.E. Daniel, 1890. Internet Archive

  219. Triplett, Frank. Conquering the wilderness: or, New pictorial history of the life and times of pioneer heroes and heroines of America. New York, St. Louis, N.D. Thompson & Company, 1883. Internet Archive

  220. Powell, Lyman P. (Lyman Pierson). Historic towns of the Southern States. New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1904. Internet Archive

  221. Reynolds, John. The pioneer history of Illinois. Belleville, Ill., N. A. Randall, 1852. Internet Archive

  222. Brownell, Henry H. The Pioneer Heroes of the New World. Cincinnati, Mack R. Barnitz, 1859. Internet Archive

  223. Spraker, Ella Hazel (Atterbury). The Boone Family. Rutland, Vermont, The Tuttle Company, 1922. Internet Archive

  224. Bittinger, Lucy Forney. The Germans in Colonial Times. Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott Co., 1901. Internet Archive

  225. Grant, Madison. Conquest of a Continent. New York, London, C. Scribner's Sons, 1933. Internet Archive

  226. Rozier, Firmin A. Rozier's history of the early settlement of the Mississippi valley. St. Louis, G. A. Pierrot & Son, Printers, 1890. Internet Archive

  227. Willard, Emma. Abridged History of the United States: or, Republic of America. New York, A. S. Barnes, 1850. Internet Archive

  228. Milburn, William Henry. The pioneers, preachers, and people of the Mississippi Valley. New York, Derby & Jackson, 1860. Internet Archive

  229. James, C. E. A short history of Franklin County, Kentucky. Frankfort, Ky., Printed at the Roundabout office, G. A. Lewis, 1881. Internet Archive

  230. Lossing, Benson John, et al. Harper's Encyclopædia of United States History. New York, Harper & Bros., 1905. (Ten Volumes) Internet Archive; One, Two, Three, Four, Five, Six, Seven, Eight, Nine, Ten

  231. Mencken, M. L. The American Language, Supplement I. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 1948. Google Books | Kentucky Colonelcy

  232. Jillson, Willard Rouse, Old Kentucky Entries and Deeds, 1926. Google Books

  233. Brown, William Dodd, Col. John Bowman and the Kentucky Expedition of 1777, Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, Vol. 97, No. 2, Spring 1999. JSTOR

  234. Stevens, Albert Clark, The Cyclopædia of Fraternities, New York City, Paterson, N.J., Hamilton Printing and Publishing, 1899. Internet Archive

  235. Kleber, John E., “Myth and Reality in Kentucky History.” The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, vol. 90, no. 1, 1992, pp. 45–63. JSTOR