WEST VIRGINIA:  A HISTORICAL RESOURCE GUIDE
PART THREE: A SHOW OF WEALTH

Johnson Newlon Camden

Summers, Festus P. Johnson Newlon Camden: A Study in Individualism. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1937.

Williams, John Alexander. West Virginia and the Captains of Industry. Morgantown: West Virginia University Library, 1976.


Henry Gassaway Davis, 1823-1916

Pepper, Charles Melville. The Life and Times of Henry Gassaway Davis, 1823-1916. New York: The Century Co., 1920.

Williams, John Alexander. "Davis and Elkins of West Virginia: Businessmen in Politics.," Thesis, Yale University, 1967.

Williams, John Alexander. "The Final Confrontation of Henry G. Davis and William L. Wilson in the Election Campaign of 1894," West Virginia History 32 (October 1970): 1-9.

Williams, John Alexander. West Virginia and the Captains of Industry. Morgantown: West Virginia University Library, 1976.


Stephen B. Elkins

Lambert, Oscar Doane. Stephen Benton Elkins. Pittsburgh: Pittsburgh University Press, 1955.

Marquess, E. Lawrence. "The Political Career of Stephen B. Elkins, Businessman in Politics," Thesis, University of Indiana, 1951.

Williams, John Alexander. "New York's First Senator from West Virginia: How Stephen B. Elkins Found a New Political Home," West Virginia History 31 (January 1970): 73-87.

Williams, John Alexander. West Virginia and the Captains of Industry. Morgantown: West Virginia University Library, 1976.

 

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