This article is a preliminary effort to tell the story of the people who brought the nation the 14th Amendment, the 39th Congress...I want to suggest that when someone creates the Hall of Fame of the Congresses we need to include the 39th Congress.
Aynes, Richard L.
"The 39th Congress (1865-1867) and the 14th Amendment: Some Preliminary Perspectives,"
Akron Law Review: Vol. 42
, Article 2.
Available at: http://ideaexchange.uakron.edu/akronlawreview/vol42/iss4/2