All Bibliographic Sources

You can click on Bibliography for references linked to subject headings and secondary literature related to the database. Full bibliographic citations for primary sources are attached to the event, venue, company, performers, or songs and acts to which they refer. Document images will be attached wherever possible and appropriate.

Clarke, Sidney W.. From Robert-Houdin to Maskelyne. . The Annals of Conjuring. Edwin A. Dawes, Todd Karr. Seattle, Washington: The Miracle Factory, 2001.
Hoffmann, Louis. Magical Tidbits. New York: E.P Dutton & Co., 1911.
Moulton, J.H. . Houdini's History of Magic in Boston 1792-1815.. Milbourne Christopher. Glenwood, Illinois: Meyerbooks, 1983.
Weldon, Bill. The Hartz Brothers & America's First Magic Shop. The Linking Ring 77:6 (June 1997) : 62-67.
Steinmeyer, Jim. The Glorious Deception: The Double Life of William Robinson, aka Chung Ling Soo, the "Marvelous Chinese Conjurer." . New York: Carroll & Graff, 2005.
Canadian Champion (Milton) February 13, 1868 : 3:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) February 21, 1867 : 3.
Canadian Champion (Milton) September 3, 1868 : 2:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) February 20, 1868 : 3:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) February 28, 1867 : 2.
Canadian Champion (Milton) September 3, 1868 : 2:5.
Canadian Champion (Milton) February 27, 1868 : 3:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) May 9, 1867 : 3.
Canadian Champion (Milton) September 3, 1868 : 2:8.
Canadian Champion (Milton) February 27, 1868 : 3:2.
Canadian Champion (Milton) May 9, 1867 : 3.
Canadian Champion (Milton) September 10, 1868 : 3:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) February 27, 1868 : 3:2.
Canadian Champion (Milton) June 13, 1867 : 2.
Canadian Champion (Milton) September 17, 1868 : 2:7.
Canadian Champion (Milton) March 5, 1868 : 3:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) September 26, 1867 : 2.
Canadian Champion (Milton) October 8, 1868 : 3:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) October 8, 1868 : 3:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) March 5, 1868 : 3:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) October 17, 1867 : 2.
Canadian Champion (Milton) October 8, 1868 : 3:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) March 26, 1868 : 3:2.
Canadian Champion (Milton) October 17, 1867 : 2.
Canadian Champion (Milton) October 8, 1868 : 3:2.
Canadian Champion (Milton) April 2, 1868 : 3:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) October 24, 1867 : 2.
Canadian Champion (Milton) October 8, 1868 : 3:4.
Canadian Champion (Milton) April 2, 1868 : 3:4.
Canadian Champion (Milton) November 7, 1867 : 2:5.
Canadian Champion (Milton) October 15, 1868 : 2:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) April 16, 1868 : 3:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) November 7, 1867 : 2:6.
Canadian Champion (Milton) October 15, 1868 : 2:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) April 16, 1868 : 3:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) November 14, 1867 : 2:5.
Canadian Champion (Milton) October 15, 1868 : 2:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) April 16, 1868 : 3:2.
Canadian Champion (Milton) November 28, 1867 : 2:4.
Canadian Champion (Milton) October 22, 1868 : 2:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) April 23, 1868 : 3:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) November 28, 1867 : 2:4.
Canadian Champion (Milton) November 5, 1868 : 3:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) May 7, 1868 : 3:1.
Canadian Champion (Milton) December 12, 1867 : 2:5.