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Primary Sources

Annals of Congress. 18th Congress. 1st Session. April 1824.

American State Papers. Indian Affairs. 3 vols. (Washington, D.C.:               Government Printing Office, 1934).

American State Papers. Public Lands. 2 vols. (Washington, D.C.:               Government Printing Office, 1934).

Bassett, John Spencer, ed. Correspondence of Andrew Jackson 7               vols. Washington, D.C.: The Carnegie Institute of Washington,               1929.

The Cherokee Nation v. The State of Georgia, 30 U.S. (5 Peters)              1-80 (1831).

Filler, Louis and Allen Gutman, eds. The Removal of the Cherokee              Nation: Manifest Destiny or National Dishonor?. Boston:              D.C. Heath & Co., 1962.

Lumpkin, Wilson. Removal of the Cherokee Indians From Georgia.              New York: Arno Press, 1969.

Moulton, Gary E., ed. The Papers of Chief John Ross 2 vols. Norman,             OK: The University of Oklahoma Press, 1984.

Samuel A. Worcester v. The State of Georgia, 31 U.S. (6 Peters)              515-597 (1832).


The Athenian (Athens, GA). Jan. 26, 1827 - Mar. 13, 1832.

Augusta Chronicle & Georgia Advertiser (Augusta, GA). July 1826 -              Mar. 1829.

The Cherokee Phoenix (New Echota, GA). Feb. 21, 1828 - 1834.

The Constitutionalist (Augusta, GA). Jan. 4, 1825 - Dec. 1827.

The Southern Recorder (Milledgeville, GA). 1829-1834.

Journal Articles

Christianson, James R. "Removal: A Foundation for the Formation of              Federal Indian Policy."  Journal of Cherokee Studies 10 (Fall              1985):   215-29.

McGloughlin, William G.  "Georgia's Role in Instigating Compulsory              Indian Removal."  The Georgia Historical Quarterly 70              (Winter 1986):   605-32.

Vipperman, Carl J.  "The 'Particular Mission' of Wilson Lumpkin."  The              Georgia Historical Quarterly 66 (Fall 1982):  295-316.

________.  " 'Forcibly if we must':  The Georgia case for Cherokee              Removal, 1802-1832."  Journal of Cherokee Studies 3 (Spring              1978):   103-10.


Cotterill, R.S.  The Southern Indians:  The Story of the Civilized              Tribes before Removal.  Norman, OK:  University of                     Oklahoma Press, 1954.

Norgren, Jill.  The Cherokee Cases:  The Confrontation of Law and              Politics.   New York:  McGraw-Hill, 1996.