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Adams, Sarah and A.C. Kmiecik. History of New Waverly, n.d. New Waverly vertical file, SHSU Special Collections, Newton Gresham Library, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas.

Allen, Kurt. “Remembering Waverly,” The Huntsville Item, Huntsville, 23 Nov. 2003, pp. 1-2C. Waverly, Texas hanging file, Huntsville Public Library, Johnnie Jo Sowell Dickenson Genealogy Room.

Baker, Ronald and Marvin Carmony. Indiana Place Names. Indiana UP, 1978.

Baker, T. Lindsay. More Ghost Towns of Texas. University of Oklahoma Press, 2005.

---. The Polish Texans. The Texians and the Texans series, The University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures, San Antonio, 1982.

Baker, Tom. "A Novel Idea: Founder Names Town After Famous Books." Waverly Democrat, 14 November 2013, pp. A1, 9-10.

Baldwin, John W. An Early History of Walker County, Texas. Sam Houston State Teachers College, Thesis, Huntsville, 1957.

Bean, Genevieve and Mary Cheville.  The Story of William P. Harmon and the Founding of Waverly, Iowa. Waverly, Iowa:  Heritagefest Committee, c.1988.

"Bicentennial Community: Waverly 1150." The Waverly, Alvo, Ceresco, Davey, Eagle, Greenwood, Prairie Home, Raymond, Valparaiso, Walton News, 1 July 1976, pp. B1-26. 

Blanchard, Charles ed. Counties of Morgan, Monroe and Brown, Indiana. Historical and Biographical. Chicago: F.A. Battey & Co. Publishers, 1884.

Cayton, Andrew. “The Authority of the Imagination in an Age of Wonder.” Journal of the Early Republic, vol. 33, no. 1, 2013, pp. 1-27.

Curtiss-Wedge, Franklyn. History of Wright County Minnesota. Vol. 2, Chicago: H.C. Cooper, JR., & Co., 1915.

Devine, Thomas. The Scottish Nation:  A History 1700-2000.  New York: Viking Penguin, 1999.

"Down Waverly Way, Which Came Near Being the City of Indianapolis, Life Yields an Interesting Composite of the Past and the Present." The Indianapolis News, 22 January 1916, p. 13. 

Duncan, Ian. Introduction. Ivanhoe, by Walter Scott. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1996, pp. vii-xxvi.

---. Scott's Shadow: The Novel in Romantic Edinburgh. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton UP, 2007.

Dworaczyk, Rev. Edward J. The First Polish Colonies of America in Texas: Containing Also the General History of the Polish People in Texas. The Naylor Company, 1936.

"Early History of Waverly." Unidentified newspaper clipping, courtesy of John Hinz, archivist, Waverly, Missouri, n.d., n.p. 

Ericson, Timothy. A Most Beautiful & Handy Name: Wisconsin Place Names in the St. Croix Valley. River Falls: U of WI-River Falls Press, 1997.

Everett, Derek. Creating the American West: Boundaries and Borderlands. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2014. 

Helm, Thomas, editor. History of Cass County, Indiana. Chicago: Brant & Fuller, 1886.

Hill, Richard. Picturing Scotland through the Waverley Novels: Walter Scott and the Origins of the Victorian Illustrated Novel. Surrey and Burlington: Ashgate, 2010.

Hinz, John. Personal interview. 11 July 2013.

History of Lower Scioto Valley, Ohio, Together with Sketches of its Cities, Villages and Townships, Educational, Religious, Civil, Military, and Political History, Portraits of Prominent Persons, and Biographies of Representative Citizens. Chicago: Inter-State Publishing Co., 1884.

History of Morgan County, Illinois: Its Past and Present. Chicago: Donnelley, Loyd & Co., Publishers, 1878.

History of Union County, Kentucky. Evansville: Courier Co., Printers, Binders and Engravers, 1886.

Humphreys County: Waverly, Tennessee. Humphreys County Historical Society, 1979.

"Landmarks & History of Waverly." 10 Jan. 2017. http://morgancountyparks.org/parks/waverly/history/index.shtml.

Lansing, Reta, et al, compilers. "So This Is Waverly." May, 1948.

Lewis, Emily Dewald. Retrogression of a Rural Community, a Research Paper Submitted to the Faculty of Sam Houston State Teachers College in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Master of Arts, 1948, courtesy of Clara Malak, historian. 

Malak, Clara. “St. Joseph Parish and Church, New Waverly, Texas.” 14 Oct. 2020, https://pactx.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/St-Joseph-New-Waverly-Final_Piotr_Rev.pdf, accessed 5 Aug. 2021. 

McArthur, Judith N. and Harold L. Smith. Minnie Fisher Cunningham: A Suffragist’s Life in Politics. Oxford University Press, 2003.

McGlone, Tim. "What's in a name?" The Virginian-Pilot. PilotOnline.com, 23 April 2012, http://pilotonline.com/news/local/history/what-s-in-a-name-disputanta/article_59d16007-ea64-5144-91aa-633c75f994f1.html. 

Moertl, Frank, complier. Wisconsin: Its Territorial and Statehood Post Offices. Edited by James B. Hale et al., Wisconsin Postal History Society, 1993.

Murtagh, Dominique. Reading Response 2, 2 March 2017.

Pater, Alan H. et al, editors. South Dakota Post Offices. The Depot, 1990.

Powell, Jehu, editor. History of Cass County Indiana: From its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time; with Biographical Sketches and Reference to Biographies Previously Compiled. Vol. 1. Chicago and New York: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1913.

Rev. of The Antiquary. A Novel, by Walter Scott. The British Critic ns 5 (1816), pp. 633-87.

Rigney, Ann.  The Afterlives of Walter Scott: Memory on the Move. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2012.

Samuels, Buddy. "LaFayette County: Waverly." The Prairie Gleaner, vol. 32, no. 1, Jan. 2001, pp. 15-16.

Sanford, Rita. "Waverly, Wisconsin." Pierce County Historical Association Newsletter, vol. 27, no. 1, Feb. 2013, pp. 6-8.

Scott, Walter. Ivanhoe. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1996.

---. Waverley; Or, 'Tis Sixty Years Since. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1986.

Schwieder, Dorothy. “Iowa: The Middle Land.” Iowa History Reader, edited by Marvin Bergman, State Historical Society of Iowa in association with Iowa State UP, 1996, pp. 1-18.

Sole, Laraine. Waverley: The Early Years. Wanganui: H & A Print, 1997.

Stromquist, Shelton. “Town Development, Social Structure, and Industrial Conflict.” Iowa History Reader, edited by Marvin Bergman, State Historical Society of Iowa in association with Iowa State UP, 1996, 159-195.

Taine, H.A.  History of English Literature. Translated by H. Van Laun, 2nd ed., vol. 2, Edinburgh: Edmonston and Douglas, 1872. 

Trumpener, Katie. Bardic Nationalism: The Romantic Novel and the British Empire. Princeton: Princeton UP, 1997.

Waller, Janace. "Waverly, A Town of Rolling Hills and Gentle Landscapes." The Union County Advocate, 16 June 1993, pp. B1-2.

"Waverly, Alabama." 06 Sept. 2017. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waverly,_Alabama.

"The Waverly Story: Past and Present." Waverly Community. 06 Sept. 2017.  http://www.waverlycommunity.org/history

Waverly (H. & G.N.R.R.) Walker County Texas. map, Walker County Deed Records, vol. O, part 2, p. 470, recorded 31 August 1874.

W.F. "Waverly Correspondence." Unidentified newspaper clipping, 24 Feb. 1877, n.p.

Williams, Gary M. Sussex County, Virginia: A Heritage Recalled by the Land. Petersburg: The Dietz Press, 2012. 

Wright, Lawrence. God Save Texas: A Journey into the Soul of the Lone Star State. Vintage Books, 2019.