Selected Bibliography

Amory, Hugh, and David D. Hall, eds. A History of the Book in America: Volume 1. Chapel Hill: Published    in association with the American Antiquarian Society by the University of North Carolina Press, 2007.

Andrews, William D. “Francis Hopkinson.” American Colonial Writers, 1735-1781. Ed. Emory Elliott. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1984. 118-122.

Andrews, William D. "Philip Freneau and Francis Hopkinson." American Literature, 1764-1789: The Revolutionary Years. Ed. Everett H. Emerson. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1977. 127-144.

Bellion, Wendy. Citizen Spectator: Art, Illusion, and Visual Perception in Early National America. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2011.

Eustace, Nicole. Passion Is the Gale: Emotion, Power, and the Coming of the American Revolution.  Chapel Hill: Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia by University of North Carolina Press, 2008.

Fischer, David H. Liberty and Freedom: A Visual History of America's Founding Ideas. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005.

Freeman, Joanne B. Affairs of Honor: National Politics in the New Republic. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001.

Gegenheimer, Albert F. “The Pirating of Francis Hopkinson's Science.” American Literature 17 (1945): 170-173.

Hart, Albert B, and Annie B. Chapman. How Our Grandfathers Lived. New York: Macmillan, 1916.

Hastings, George E. “Francis Hopkinson and the Anti-Federalists.” American Literature 1 (January 1930): 405-418.

- - -. Francis Hopkinson and the American Flag. New York, 1939.

- - -. “Francis Hopkinson and the Flag.” Americana 33 (1939): 1-23.

- - -.  The Life and Works of Francis Hopkinson. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1926.

- - -.  “The Bible: An Unpublished Poem of Francis Hopkinson.” Living Church 76.(1926): 83-84.

Haviland, Thomas P. “Francis Hopkinson And The Grammarians.” Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography 76 (1952): 63-70.

Hildeburn, Charles S. R. A Biographical Sketch of Francis Hopkinson. S.l: s.n., 1878. Print.

Irvin, Benjamin H. Clothed in Robes of Sovereignty: The Continental Congress and the People Out of Doors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2011.

Kirk, Elise K. American Opera. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2001. 

Leary, Lewis. "Francis Hopkinson, Jonathan Odell, and ‘The Temple of Cloacina:’ 1782." American Literature (1943): 183-191.

Leepson, Marc. Flag: An American Biography. New York: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2005.

Loughran, Trish. The Republic in Print: Print Culture in the Age of U.S. Nation Building, 1770-1870. New York: Columbia University Press, 2007.

Mahan, Katherine Hines.  “Hopkinson and Reinagle: Patriot-Musicians of Washington’s Time.” Music Educators Journal 62.8 (April 1976): 40-50.

Mandell, Laura.  “What’s Sex Got to Do with It?: Marriage versus Circulation in The Pennsylvania Magazine, 1775-1776.” Long Before Stonewall: Histories of Same-Sex Sexuality in Early America. Ed. Thomas A. Foster. New York: New York University Press, 2007. 331-356.

Marble, Annie Russell. “Francis Hopkinson, Man of Affairs and Letters.” New England Magazine (1902): 289-302.

- - -.  Heralds of American Literature: A Group of Patriot Writers of the Revolutionary and National Periods. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1907. 

Marsh, Philip. “The Freneau-Hopkinson Quarrel.” New Jersey Historical Society Proceedings 74 (1956): 304-314.

Miller, Marla R. Betsy Ross and the Making of America. New York: Henry Holt, 2010.

Ogasapian, John. Music of the Colonial and Revolutionary Era. Westport, Conn: Greenwood Press, 2004.

Ousterhout, Anne M. The Most Learned Woman in America: A Life of Elizabeth Graeme Fergusson. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2003.

Rigal, Laura. The American Manufactory: Art, Labor, and the World of Things in the Early Republic. Princeton, N.J: Princeton University Press, 1998.

- - -.  “‘Raising The Roof’: Authors, Spectators And Artisans In The Grand Federal Procession Of 1788.”  Theatre Journal (1996): 253-277.

Shaffer, Jason. Performing Patriotism: National Identity in the Colonial and Revolutionary American Theater. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2007.

Shepherd, Mary D. “Forrest's Curious Old Play: Or, Hopkinson's Disappointment.” Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America 88.1 (1994): 37-52.

Shuffelton, Frank. "Binding Ties: Thomas Jefferson, Francis Hopkinson, And The Representation Of The Notes On The State Of Virginia."  Periodical Literature in Eighteenth-Century America. Eds. Mark Kamrath and Sharon M. Harris. Knoxville, TN: University of Tennessee Press, 2005. 255-276.

Silverman, Kenneth. A Cultural History of the American Revolution: Painting, Music, Literature, and the Theatre in the Colonies and the United States from the Treaty of Paris to the Inauguration of George Washington, 1763-1789. New York: T.Y. Crowell, 1976.

Sonneck, Oscar G. T. Early Concert-Life in America (1731-1800). Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1907.

 - - -.  Francis Hopkinson: The First American Poet-Composer, 1737-1791 and James Lyon, Patriot, Preacher, Psalmodist, 1735-1794. New York: Da Capo Press, 1967.



*A comprehensive list of  publications on and related Hopkinson is forthcoming.  Please check back Summer 2014.