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Great Scots!
Written by James Casement Thomson
Compiled by Wayne Rethford


America's Founders
Alexander Dallas
Alexander Hamilton
Andrew Hamilton
Patrick Henry
Signers of the Declaration of Independence
Charles Thomson
James Wilson
John Witherspoon

Explorers & Pioneers
Daniel Boone
Kit Carson
William Clark
Davy Crockett

U. S. Presidents
Chester A. Arthur
James Buchanan
Ulysses S. Grant
Rutherford B. Hayes
Andrew Jackson
William McKinley
James Monroe
James K. Polk
Woodrow Wilson

Politicians and Public Officials
James Caldwell Calhoun
Simon Cameron
George M. Dallas
Jefferson Davis
Stephen A. Douglas
William O. Douglas
Sam Houston
Archibald MacLeish
Andrew Mellon
Henry Wilson
James Wilson
William B. Wilson

Religious Leaders
James Blair
Alexander Campbell
Francis Mackemie
Peter Marshall

Soldiers and Sailors
George Rogers Clark
David Glasgow Farragut
Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson
Joseph E. Johnston
John Paul Jones
Henry Knox
John Alexander Logan
Arthur MacArthur
Douglas MacArthur
Alexander Macomb
George Brinton McClellan
James Birdseye McPherson
William Mitchell
William Moultrie
George S. Patton
Winfield Scott
Jeb Stuart

Business Leaders & Industrialists
Philip D. Armour
Henry Burden
William Wallace Cargill
Andrew Carnegie
Peter Cooper
John Crerar
Robert Dollar
Donald W. Douglas
James J. Hill
Alexander Legge
James McDonnell
Donald McKay
James Oliver
Alexander Turney Stewart
Henry Strong
Henry A. Wallace

Writers and Publishers
James Gordon Bennett
Erskine Caldwell
Andrew Carr Cameron
B. C. Forbes
Hamlin Garland
Horace Greeley
Washington Irving
Vachel Lindsay
Joseph Medill
Herman Melville
Edward Wyllis Scripps
DeWitt Wallace
Lewis Wallace
Lila Acheson Wallace

Fine Artists
Hoagy Carmichael
Isadora Duncan
Mary Garden
Alexander Gardner
Edward Alexander MacDowell
Duncan Phyfe
Anna Mary "Grandma Moses" Robertson
Gilbert Stuart
James McNeill Whistler

Inventors
Alexander Graham Bell
Thomas Alva Edison
Robert Fulton
Joseph Henry
Cyrus Hall McCormick

Scientists
Wallace Hume Carothers
David Douglas
Williamina Paton Fleming
Alexander Gordon
Asa Gray
Irving Langmuir
William McLure
Robert Millikan
Alexander Wilson

Physicians
Elizabeth Wiley Corbett
Ephriam McDowell
Hugh Mercer
William T. Morton
Harvey Wiley

Other Great Scottish Americans
John Kinzie
Daniel Craig McCallum
William Holmes McGuffey
John Muir
James Naismith
Alan Pinkerton
John Reid
 


Wayne Rethford, President Emeritus
Illinois Saint Andrew Society
Scottish-American History Club
2800 Des Plaines Avenue
North Riverside, IL 60546

2014