Carl Bridenbaugh Biography

Carl Bridenbaugh (August 10, 1903–January 6, 1992) was a America specializing in colonial America. He was the first director of the Institute of Early American History and Culture in Williamsburg.

Bibliography

Cities in the wilderness; the first century of urban life in America, 1625-1742, by Carl Bridenbaugh. New York: Ronald Press, 1938.

Rebels and gentleman; Philadelphia in the age of Franklin, by Carl and Jessica Bridenbaugh. New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1942.

Peter Harrison, first American architect. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1949.

The colonial craftsman. New York: New York University Press, 1950; Reprint, New York: Dover Publications, 1990.

Myths and realities; societies of the colonial South. Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press, 1952.

Cities in the wilderness: the first century of urban life in America, 1625-1742. 2d ed. New York: Knopf, 1955.

Cities in revolt; urban life in America, 1743-1776. 1st ed. New York: Knopf, 1955.

Seat of empire; the political role of eighteenth-century Williamsburg. New ed. Williamsburg, Va., Colonial Williamsburg; distributed by Holt, New York, 1958.

Mitre and sceptre; transatlantic faiths, ideas, personalities, and politics, 1689 1775. New York: Oxford University Press, 1962.

Myths & realities; societies of the colonial South. New York: Atheneum, 1963.

Vexed and troubled Englishmen, 1590-1642. New York: Oxford University Press, 1968, 1967.

No peace beyond the line; the English in the Caribbean, 1624-1690, by Carl and Roberta Bridenbaugh. New York: Oxford University Press, 1972.

Silas Downer, forgotten patriot : his life and writings, by Carl Bridenbaugh. Providence: Rhode Island Bicentennial Foundation, 1974.

The spirit of '76: the growth of American patriotism before independence, by Carl Bridenbaugh. New York: Oxford University Press, 1975.

Rebels and gentlemen: Philadelphia in the age of Franklin, by Carl and Jessica Bridenbaugh. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1978, 1970.

Jamestown, 1544-1699, by Carl Bridenbaugh. New York: Oxford University Press, 1980.

Early Americans, by Carl Bridenbaugh. New York: Oxford University Press, 1981.

Gentleman's progress: the Itinerarium of Dr. Alexander Hamilton, 1744, edited with an introduction by Carl Bridenbaugh. Itinerarium Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1948.