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Lincoln's Cabinet: Databases

Political Science and Lincoln Junkies, rejoice! A treasure trove of information awaits you.

Selected Databases

WestLaw Next
WestLaw is a great resource for doing research on the many of the people who were influential durng Lincoln's presidency, especially cabinet members, and Supreme Court Justices.

There are many people and events that have been written about from the presidency of Lincoln.

EBSCO Acadedmic Search Complete
Ebsco contains a wealth of resources and scholarly discussions concerning Lincoln's presidency, and the people of Lincoln's cabinet.

JSTOR Scholarly articles focusing primarily on the Humanities, including history.

Selected Articles

Paulsen, Michael Stokes. (2008) Lincoln and Judicial Authority, 83 NOTRE Dame L. REV. 1227

Sutherland Jr., Arthur E. (1951) Constitutional Problems Under Lincoln: The Supreme Court and the Commander in Chief. Harvard Law Review, Dec1951, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p373-376, 4p Lincoln and the Court Harvard Law Review, Jan2009, Vol. 122 Issue 3, p1047-1047, 1/2p

Hanging Captain Gordon. Ron Soodalter. Civil War Times. Harrisburg: Aug 2009. Vol. 48, Iss. 4; pg. 46, 8 pgs

Still a Mystery? General Grant and the Historians, 1981-2006*
Ethan S Rafuse. The Journal of Military History. Lexington: Jul 2007. Vol. 71, Iss. 3; pg. 849, 26 pgs

Vanderbilt Law Review October, 2009. The Hidden Dimension of Nineteenth Century Immigration Law by Kerry Abrams
Howard Law Journal Lincoln, Emancipation, and Military Necessity. Review of Burrus M. Carnahan's Act  Winter 2009
William Hardy. (2008) South of the Border: Ulysses S. Grant and the French Intervention Civil War History v54 no.1 p63-86