Regis Gignoux and the Hudson River School

American Sublime: Landscape Painting in the United States, 1820-1880 (exhibition catalogue)

Burns, Sarah. Painting the Dark Side: Art and the Gothic in Nineteenth-Century America. California: University of California Press, 2004

Clement & Hutton.  Artists of the Nineteenth Century and their Works.  London: Trubner & Co., 1879

Dearinger, David B.  Paintings and Sculpture in the Collection of the National Academy of Design, Vol 1, 1826-1925. New York: Hudson Hills Press, 2004

Delehanty, Randolph.  Art in the American South – Works from the Ogden Collection. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1996

Driscoll, John.  All That Is Glorious Around Us.  Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1997

Falk, P.H. Who was Who in American Art.  Sound View Press, 1999

Fairman, Charles, E.  Art and Artists of the Capitol of the United States of America.  Washington: Government Printing Office, 1927

Falk, Peter Hastings, ed. Who Was Who in American Art, 1564-1975: 400 Years of Artists in America. Vol.2, G-O. Madison, Connecticut: Sound View Press, 1999

Fink, Lois.  American Art at the 19th Century Paris Salons.  Washington, DC: National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution,1990

Grinnell, Nancy W., The Light Beyond, American Art Review, November, 1996

O’Toole, Judith Hanson.  Different Views in Hudson River School Painting. New York: Columbia University Press, 2005

Koke, Richard.  American Landscape and Genre Paintings in the New York Historical Society.  Boston: G.K. Hall & Co., 1982

Gerdts, William H.  Art Across America: Two Centuries of Regional Painting, 1710-1920,  Volume 1, 1990.

Groce/Wallace.  The New York Historical Society’s Dictionary of Artists in America 1564-1860. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1957

Hughes, Robert.  American Visions: The Epic History of Art in America.  New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1997

Kennedy.  Exhibition Record NAD 1861-1900. Volume 1, 1973

McGrath, Robert L.  “A Sweet Foretaste of Heaven”: Artists in the White Mountains 1830-1930. Hanover, NH: Hood Museum of Art, 1988

Miller, David C.  Dark Eden: The Swamp in 19th Century American Culture. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989.

Muelig, Linda, ed.  Masterworks of American Painting and Sculpture from the Smith College Museum of Art.  New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1999

Putnam, George, P. Home Book of the Picturesque, 1852

Sears, Clara Endicott.  Highlights among the Hudson River Artists.  Cambridge: The Riverside Press, 1947

Stokes and Haskell. American Historical Prints from the Phelps Stokes and Other Collections. New York: New York Public Library, 1933

Taggart, Ross E.   Kaleidoscope of American Painting – Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries, William Rockhill Nelson Gallery Of Art, 1977

Tuckerman, Henry T.  Book of the Artists.  New York: G.P. Putnam and Son, 1867

Niagara Falls

Adamson, Jeremy Elwell.  Niagara, Two Centuries of Changing Attitudes, 1697-1901.  Washington DC: Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1985.

Bannon, Anthony.  The Taking of Niagara: A History of the Falls in Photography.  Buffalo: Media Study, 1982.

McGreevy, Patrick.  Imagining Niagara: The Meaning and Making of Niagara Falls. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2009.

McKinsey, Elizabeth. Niagara Falls: Icon of the American Sublime. Cambridge: University Press, 1985.

Newman, Richard S.  Love Canal: A Toxic History from Colonial Times to the Present.  New York: Oxford University Press, 2016.

Strand, Ginger.  Inventing Niagara: Beauty, Power and Lies. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2008

White Mountains

Johnson, Christopher.  This Grand and Magnificent Place: The Wilderness Heritage of the White Mountains, Durham, New Hampshire: University of New Hampshire Press, 2006


Curran, John J.  Peekskill’s African American History:  A Hudson Valley Community’s Untold Story.  Charleston: The History Press, 2008

Preservation, Conservation and the Environment

Thoreau, Henry David.  Walden.  Great Britain: Amazon Black and White Classics, 2014


Bury, J.B.  The Idea of Progress. An Inquiry into its Origin and Growth.  Teddington, Middlesex: Echo Library, 2006

John F. Sears. Sacred Places: American Tourist Attractions in the 19th Century. New York: Oxford University Press, 1989

Schaffer, Marguerite.  See America First: Tourism and National Identity 1880-1940.  Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 2001