The Know-Nothing Party in Massachusetts: The Rise and Fall of a People's Movement

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UPNE, 1990 - Massachusetts - 236 pages
 

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Mentions Josiah Curtis and report of 1850-55. Also mentions populist politics. Hoosic Tunnel

Contents

ONE The Whig Hegemony and the Loyal
7
TWO Coalition Politics and the Constitutional
29
THREE DarkLantern Politics and the KnowNothing
63
FOUR KnowNothing Government
87
and the Election of 1856
137
SEVEN The Collapse of the American Party
155
Epilogue
175
Notes
192
Index
229
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