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Thomas Pinckney


Thomas Pinckney

American State Papers: Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States. 38 vols. Washington: Gales and Seaton, 1832–61. [Foreign Relations, vol. 1.]

Annals of the Congress of the United States: The Debates and Proceedings in the Congress of the United States. 42 vols. Washington: Gales and Seaton, 1834–56. [Vols. 7–10.]

Bemis, Samuel Flagg. “The London Mission of Thomas Pinckney, 1792–1796.” American Historical Review 28, no. 2 (January 1923): 228–47.

______Pinckney’s Treaty: America’s Advantage from Europe’s Distress, 1783–1800. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1926.

Cross, Jack L. London Mission: The First Critical Years. [East Lansing]: Michigan State University Press, 1968.

Davis, Robert Scott, Jr., Thomas Pinckney, and William Johnson. “Thomas Pinckney and the Last Campaign of Horatio Gates.” South Carolina Historical Magazine 86, no. 2 (April 1985): 75–99.

The Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution. Edited by Merrill Jensen. 22 vols. to date. Madison: State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 1976– . [Vol. 27 (forthcoming).]

The First Federal Elections, 1788–1790. Edited by Merrill Jensen and Robert A. Becker. 4 vols. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1976–89. [Vol. 1.]

Journals of the General Assembly and House of Representatives, 1776–1780. Edited by William Edwin Hemphill, Wylma Anne Wates, and R. Nicholas Olsberg. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press for the South Carolina Department of Archives and History, 1970.

Journal of the House of Representatives of South Carolina, January 8, 1782–February 26, 1782. Edited by A. S. Salley, Jr. Columbia: Historical Commission of South Carolina, 1916.

Journals of the House of Representatives, [1783–1794]. Edited by Theodora J. Thompson and Rosa S. Lumpkin. 6 vols. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press for the South Carolina Department of Archives and History, 1977–88. [Vols. 1–5.]

Journals of the Privy Council, 1783–1789. Edited by Adele Stanton Edwards. University of South Carolina Press for the South Carolina Department of Archives and History, 1971.

Lee, Christopher F. “The Transformation of the Executive in Post-Revolutionary South Carolina.” South Carolina Historical Magazine 93, no. 2 (April 1992): 85–100.

Letters of Delegates to Congress, 1774–1789. Edited by Paul H. Smith. 26 vols. Washington: Library of Congress, 1996–2000. [Vols. 24–25.]

The Papers of Alexander Hamilton. Edited by Harold C. Syrett. 27 vols. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961–87. [Vols. 12–17.]

The Papers of Andrew Jackson. Edited by Sam B. Smith and Harriet Chappell Owsley. 9 vols. to date. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1980– . [Vols. 2–3 and 6.]

The Papers of Eliza Lucas Pinckney and Harriott Pinckney Horry Digital Edition. Edited by Constance B. Schulz. Charlottesville: Rotunda, University of Virginia Press, 2012–14.

The Papers of James Monroe. Edited by Daniel Preston. 5 vols. to date. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood, 2003– .

The Papers of George Washington. Edited by W. W. Abbot. 56 vols. to date. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 1985– . [Presidential Series, vols., 4, 9–10, 12, and 14; Retirement Series, vols. 1–3.]

The Papers of Thomas Jefferson. Edited by Julian P. Boyd. 46 vols. to date. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1950– . [Main Series, vols. 22–28.]

Pinckney, Charles Cotesworth. Life of General Thomas Pinckney, by his GrandsonBoston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1895.

Ritcheson, Charles R. “Thomas Pinckney’s London Mission, 1792–1796, and the Impressment Issue.” International History Review 2, no. 4 (October 1980): 523–41.

Rogers, Thomas. “Hastening the Demise of Federalism in the Low Country: South Carolina’s Congressional Gerrymander of 1802.” South Carolina Historical Magazine 113, no. 3 (July 2012): 221–56.

Scherr, Arthur. “The Significance of Thomas Pinckney’s Candidacy in the Election of 1796.” South Carolina Historical Magazine 76, no. 2 (April 1975): 51–59.

The Selected Papers of John Jay. Edited by Elizabeth M. Nuxoll. 3 vols to date. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2010– .

Whitaker, Arthur P. “Godoy’s Knowledge of the Terms of Jay’s Treaty.” American Historical Review 35, no. 4 (July 1930): 804–10.

______. “New Light on the Treaty of San Lorenzo: An Essay in Historical Criticism.” Mississippi Valley Historical Review 15, no. 4 (March 1929): 435–54.

Williams, Frances Leigh. A Founding Family: The Pinckneys of South Carolina. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1978.

Young, Raymond A. “Pinckney’s Treaty—A New Perspective.” Hispanic American Historical Review 43, no. 4 (November 1963): 526–35.