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Chester Arthur: A Resource Guide

President Arthur registering as a voter at the Registration Office
President Arthur registering as a voter at the Registration Office, No. 402 Third Avenue, New York City.
1 print : wood engraving.
1882.
Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, v. 55, 1882, p. 145.
Prints & Photographs Division.
Reproduction Number:
LC-USZ62-60395

Selected Bibliography

Finding Books by and about Chester Arthur

The Library of Congress online catalog contains more than twenty subject headings for books related to Chester Arthur. To find works on any of these topics, select Basic Search, and enter the words Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829-1886 into the search box; then choose the Subject Browse option. You will get the list of Arthur-related subject headings. Click on any heading to see a list of titles that have that subject heading and click on any of the titles to access the book's bibliographic record.

From among the hundreds of Arthur-related titles in the Library of Congress collections, the bibliography below highlights the most significant editions of works by Arthur and selected biographies and other works particularly useful to general and younger readers.

Selected Works by Chester Arthur

Arthur, Chester Alan. State Papers, Etc., Etc., Etc., Chester A. Arthur. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1885.
LC Call Number: J82 .C45 [Catalog Record]
Note: This work has been made available online on the Internet Archive Web site.

Selected Biographies and other Studies of Arthur

Doenecke, Justus D. The Presidencies of James A. Garfield & Chester A. Arthur. Lawrence: Regents Press of Kansas, 1981.
LC Call Number: E686 .D63 [Catalog Record]

Howe, George F. Chester A. Arthur: A Quarter-Century of Machine Politics. 1934; rpt. Norwalk, Conn.: Easton Press, 1987.
LC Call Number: E692 .H67 1987 [Catalog Record]

Karabell, Zachary. Chester Alan Arthur. New York: Times Books, 2004.
LC Call Number: E692 .K37 2004 [Catalog Record]

Reeves, Thomas C. Gentleman Boss: The Life of Chester Alan Arthur. 1975; rpt. Newtown, Conn.: American Political Biography Press, 1991.
LC Call Number: E692 .R43 1991 [Catalog Record]

Bibliographies

Sayler, James, comp. Presidents of the United States--Their Written Measure: A Bibliography. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, 1996.
LC Call Number: Z1249.P7 S29 1996 [Catalog Record]

Younger Readers

Brunelli, Carol. Chester A. Arthur: Our Twenty-First President. Mankato, Minn.: Child’s World, 2009.
LC Call Number: E692 .B775 2009 [Catalog Record]

Elish, Dan. Chester A. Arthur: America's 21st President. New York: Children’s Press, 2004.
LC Call Number: E692 .E45 2004 [Catalog Record]

Elston, Heidi M. D. Chester Arthur. Edina, Minn.: ABDO Pub. Co., 2009.
LC Call Number: E692 .E46 2009 [Catalog Record]

Feldman, Ruth Tenzer. Chester A. Arthur. Minneapolis, Minn.: Twenty-First Century Books, 2007.
LC Call Number: E692 .F45 2007 [Catalog Record]

Santella, Andrew. Chester A. Arthur. Minneapolis, Minn.: Compass Point Books, 2004.
LC Call Number: E692 .S26 2004 [Catalog Record]

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