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Boss Tweed

Politician, Business, Criminal (3-Apr-1823 — 12-Apr-1878)


Ruth Ashby. Boss Tweed and Tammany Hall. San Diego, CA: Blackbirch Press. 2002.

Leo Hershkowitz. Tweed's New York: Another Look. Garden City, NY: Anchor Press-Doubleday. 1977.


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  4. Congressional Biography [link]

  5. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.745)

  6. Webster's American Biographies (p.1057)

  7. Who's Who in Modern History, 1860-1980 (p.313)

  8. Concise Dictionary of American Biography (p.1090)

  9. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.1136)

  10. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.186)

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