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The Early Career of Mayor Frank Hague


By Mark S. Foster

Copyright 1967

Web version, edited by GET NJ.
Copyright 2002

Author’s note: the number of primary and secondary sources listed is not extensive, primarily due to the fact that little was written about Hague in out of town newspapers (fee footnote #49, chapter 5) or major magazines.

Primary sources:

Fitzgerald, J.A. Fitzgerald’s Legislative Manual, Trenton, New Jersey, 1920

Hudson Observer, Newark, 1894-1917

Jersey Journal, Jersey City, 1894-1917

New Standard Map of Jersey City, Rand McNally, 1907

New Standard Map of Jersey City, Rand McNally, 1950

New York Times, New York, 1900-1917

U.S. Department of Commerce: Official Report of the Census Population, 1920

Secondary sources:

Blum, John M., Woodrow Wilson and the Politics of Morality, Little Brown and Co., Boston, 1956

Callow, A.B., The Tweed Ring, Oxford University Press, New York, 1066

McKean, Dayton D., The Boss: The Hague Machine in Action, Houghton, Mifflin Co., Boston, 1940

O’Connor, Edwin, The Last Hurrah, Little Brown and Co., Boston, 1956

Riordan, William L., Plunkitt of Tammany Hall, A.A. Knopf, New York, 1948

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