Bibliography for this web site
from State Library of Tennessee
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Historic Rugby: http://www.historicrugby.org
Christ Church, Rugby records of births, deaths, marriages: http://www.tngenweb.org/morgan/rugbychurch.html
Historic America Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering
Record Survey of the Thomas Hughes Library: http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?ammem/hh:@field(DOCID+@lit(TN0110))
Historic America Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering
Record Survey of Christ Church : http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?ammem/hh:@field(DOCID+@lit(TN0243))
East Tennessee Historical Society: http://www.east-tennessee-history.org/default.cfm
Rugby School: http://www.rugbyschool.net
Tom Brown's School Days, online version, Project Guttenburg,
Confederate pension applications from Morgan County, Tennessee:
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Rugby and Thomas Hughes Articles available on the
Harper’s Weekly: http://www.harpweek.com
October 16, 1880 and November 6, 1880.
Thomas Hughes, “The
Public Schools of England,” The North American Review 128,
Issue 269,(April 1879). http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?ammem/ncpsbib:@field(DOCID+@lit(ABQ7578-0128-36_bib))
Thomas Hughes, “The Public Schools of England Part II” The North
American Review 129, Issue 272, (July 1879) http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?ammem/ncps:@field(DOCID+@lit(ABQ7578-0129-5))
Thomas Hughes, “Trades-Unionism in England,” The Century; a
Popular Quarterly 28, Issue 1, (May 1884). http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?ammem/ncps:@field(DOCID+@lit(ABP2287-0028-23))
Karen Sweeney-Justice, “Thomas Hughes’ “Rugby,” Utopia on the Cumberland
Plateau,” Cultural Resource Management, no. 9 (2001), 13-15.
The author of "Tom Brown at Oxford," and "School
days at Rugby" Engraving. http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c18785
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Select Primary Sources From
“Homes for Immigrants, Inducement Offered in West Tennessee,” 1869,
Advertising Ephemera Collection - Database #B0348 Emergence of Advertising
On-Line Project, John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising &
Marketing History,Duke University Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special
Roy “Slim” Phillips, Interview about life in Tennessee, The Charles
L. Todd and Robert Sonkin Migrant Worker Collection, Library of
Congress, American Folklife Center: http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?ammem/toddbib:@field(DOCID+@lit(5118a2))
Rugby Handbook, Excerpt:
Thomas Hughes, Rugby Tennessee Being Some Account of the Settlement
Founded on the Cumberland Plateau by the Board of Aid to Land Ownership,
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Bibliography from this web
Armytage, W.H.G. "Public School Paradise." Queen's
Quarterly 57 (Winter 1950-1): 530-6.
Dickinson, W. Calvin. “Whose Sons Settled Rugby?”. Tennessee Historical
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Gowans, Alan. Styles and Types of North American Architecture: Social
Function and Cultural Expression. New York: HarperCollins,
Hamer, Marguerite Barlett. "Thomas Hughes and his American
Rugby." North Carolina Historical Review 5, no.4 (Oct.
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Hudson, Patricia L. "Revival inRugby." Americana
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Hughes, Thomas. RugbyTennessee Being Some Account of the Settlement
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Ownership, Limited. London: Macmillan, 1881. Reprint, Philadelphia: Porcupine
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Manning, Russ. The HistoricCumberland Plateau, An Explorers
Guide. Knoxville, TN: University of Tennessee Press, 1993.
Miller, Ernest I. The English Settlement at Rugby,
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. Some Tennessee Utopias. Monograph No. 1. Knoxville,
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"The New Rugby." Harper's Weekly 24 (October
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“The New Rugby,” Harper’s Weekly 27 (November 6, 1880):
Patrick, James. Architecture in Tennessee, 1768-1897.
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Stagg, Brian. The Distant Eden: Tennessee's
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Taylor, Wycliffe. "The Son of Tom Taylor Visits Rugby, Tennessee:
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University of Virginia Geospatial and Statistical Data Center.
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