Grinnell Hawaiian Missionary Stamps: A Bibliography
Compiled by Paul K. McCutcheon and Herbert A. Trenchard, PhD.

Aguirre, Eduardo. "El Caso Klemann Grinnell." Mexico Postal. Vol. II, No. 13. July 1922. pp. 193-194. Focus on the Grinnell trial.

Arrigo, Vincent and Carol Arrigo. Grinnell Hawaiian Missionary Stamps - Supporting Documents. Four volumes. Los Angeles, California. February 2002. Four volumes of documentation on the stamps, including provenance, correspondence, typography, postmarks and cancels.

Arrigo, Vincent and Carol Arrigo. "The Grinnell Hawaiian missionary stamps: addressing the critics - results of scientific research and discoveries in provenance." Chronicle of the U.S. Classic Postal Issues. Vol. 55, No. 1 (197). February 2003.

Ashbrook, Stanley B. "The Grinnell Hawaiian Missionary Stamps." Stamps. Vol. 101, No. 1 (1308). October 5, 1957. pp. 36-38. Excellent article on the Grinnell forgeries with a study of the postmarks used.

Ashbrook, Stanley B. Correspondence on the Grinnell Hawaiian missionary stamps. August 1951 - October 1957. American Philatelic Research Library, State College, PA.

Blanco, James A. "Report of findings re: Grinnell Hawaiian missionary stamps." Sacramento, CA: August 18, 2000 and April 9, 2001. Forensic analysis.

Bloss, A. William. "Grinnell Hawaii stamps pronounced genuine at lecture in Los Angeles." Western Stamp Collector. Vol. 24. August 15, 1950. p. 4.

Chapin, Helen Geracimos. Shaping History, the Role of Newspapers in Hawaii. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1986.

Cordrey, Keith F. "Analysis of type composition, lockup and printing of Scott's Hawaii No. 1 (2-cent), Type II stamps of the Grinnell Collection with code addendum." Newport Beach, CA, 1982.

Cordrey, Keith F. "Typographic and printing comparison of five Scott's Hawaii No. 1 (2-cent), Type II stamps of the Grinnell collection with code addendum." Newport Beach, CA, 1982.

Cordrey, Keith F. "Coding for examination of Grinnell Hawaiian missionary stamps" and "Code identifying symbols for Grinnell Hawaiian missionary stamps." Newport Beach, CA, 1984.

Cordrey, Keith F. "Hawaiian missionary stamps, analysis of the type composition, lockup and printing of Type II, Hawaii No. 1 (2-cent) stamps of the Grinnell collection." Newport Beach, CA, 1984.

Cordrey, Keith F. "Hawaiian missionary stamps, typographic and printing comparison between five Type II, Hawaiian No. 1 (2-cent) stamps of the Grinnell collection." Newport Beach, CA, 1984.

Dutton, Meiric K. Henry M. Whitney, Pioneer Printer, Publisher and Hawaii's First Postmaster. Honolulu: Loomis House Press, 1955.

Emerson Family journals and letters. Mission Houses Museum. Hawaiian Missions Children's Society Library. Honolulu, Hawaii. 2000.

Emerson, Oliver P. Pioneer Days in Hawaii. New York: Doubleday, Doran and Co., 1928.

Fennel, Adolph D. (ed.) "John Klemann vs. Geo. H. Grinnel.l" American Philatelist. Vol. 35, No. 10. July, 1922. Pg. 432. Outcome of the trial - $65,000 judgment rendered in favor of the plaintiff, John A. Klemann, against the defendant, George H. Grinnell.

Green, James A. "Examination of the Grinnell stamps #1 and #2." Forensic document examiner. Eugene, Oregon. May 18, 2001.

Griebert, Hugo. "Notes on the Hawaiian Islands stamps." Griebert's Philatelic Notes and Offers. Vol. VI, No. 1. May, 1921. pp. 3-5; Vol. VI, No. 2. September 1921. pp. 17-18. Discussion of the Grinnell forgeries cribbed from Mekeel's earlier article.

Grinnell, George H. "Mr. Grinnell's letter." Mekeel's Weekly Stamp News. Vol. XXXVI, No. 32 (1649). August 12, 1822. p. 405. Grinnell relates how the stamps were found.

Grinnell, George H. "My story of the great find of Hawaiian missionary stamps at Los Angeles, California." Los Angeles, California. November 12, 1922. Includes affidavits from the trial.

Grinnell, George H. "Grinnell's story of the his find of Hawaiian missionaries and the famous court trial." Linn's Weekly Stamp News. Vol. XXIV, October 1, 1951 - October 15, 1951. Grinnell tells his side of the story.

Grinnell, George H. "Interview with Capt. Kent A. Hunter, reporter for the Los Angeles Examiner, March 7, 1920."

Hahn, Calvert M. "In re: Grinnell." United States Specialist. Vol. 73, #6 June 2002. pp. 245-255.

Hall, Gene S. "Elemental and chemical analyses of Grinnell Hawaiian missionary stamps." Department of Chemistry, Wright-Rieman Laboratories, Rutgers University, Piscataway NJ. January 7, 2001 and February 14, 2001.

Hall, Gene S. "The examination and comparison of chemical components of Hawaiian missionary stamps of 1851-52 at the British Library." London, England. July 3, 2001.

Hall, T.W. (ed.) "Hawaiian missionaries." London Philatelist: the Monthly Journal of the Royal Philatelic Society, London. Vol. XXXI, No. 369. September 1922. pp. 217-221. Oral decision of the Superior Court of the State California, County of Los Angeles.

Hawaiian Missions Children's Society Library. The Missionary Album: the Reverend John S. Emerson and Mrs. (Ursula Sophia Newell) Emerson. Honolulu, Hawaii. February 2000.

Klemann, John A. "Res Adjudicata." The American Philatelist. Vol. 38, No. 2. November 1924. pp. 63-74. Klemann's opinion on the Grinnell forgeries.

Lindquist, H.L. "Hawaiian missionary controversy." Collectors Club Philatelist. Vol. 1, No. 3. July 1922. pp. 88-92. Photographs of many Grinnell forgeries.

Linn, George W. Linn's Weekly Stamp News. August 1951 to December 1952. Series of articles on the Grinnell forgeries. Bias in favor of declaring them genuine.

Linn, George W. Linn's Weekly Stamp News. April 20, 1959. Grinnell stamps are counterfeit.

Linn, George W. Linn's Weekly Stamp News. October 1, 1962. Grinnell stamps are genuine.

Mekeel, C.H. "The Hawaiian stamp sensation." The Albemarle Stamp Collector. Vol. 7. January 1921 to April 1921. Report on the Grinnell forgeries.

Mekeel, C.H. "The Hawaiian affair." Mekeel's Weekly Stamp News. Vol. 35 and 36. June 1921 to August 1922. Series of articles on the Grinnell forgeries.

Meyer, Henry A. et al. Hawaii, its Stamps and Postal History. New York: The Philatelic Foundation, 1948. An important work on the Grinnells.

Mueller, Edwin. "This and That - Hawaiian missionaries." Mercury Stamp Journal. No. 20. December, 1951. p. 171. Declares the Grinnell stamps genuine.

The Polynesian. Newspaper. October 2, 1852. Honolulu, Hawaii.

Sterling, H.D. "George H. Grinnell's Missionary stamps of Hawaii." Western Stamp Collector. Vol. 25. September 26, 1950. p. 7.

Severn, C.E. "The great trial". Mekeel's Weekly Stamp News. Vol. XXXVI, No. 27. July 8, 1922. p. 351. Trial transcript.

Shaffer, James. "Post office in paradise: Honolulu foreign mail postmarks." September 22, 2000.

Honolulu Advertiser Collection Catalog. Stamps and Postal History of Hawaii. November 7-8, 1995. Part 1 (No. 769). Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries.

Honolulu Advertiser Collection Catalog. Stamps and Postal History of Hawaii. November 9, 1995. Part 2 (No. 769). Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries.

Tyler, Varro. "Logic, new evidence and the Grinnell Hawaiian missionary stamps." Linn's Stamp News. Vol. 75, No. 3829. March 18, 2002. p. 38.

Weiss, Harry. "The Inside Straight." Weekly Philatelic Gossip. Vol. LIII, No. 3. September 22, 1951. pp. 77, 92-93. Editorial column marking the 30th anniversary of the Grinnell trial.

Weiss, Jeffrey K. "The Grinnell Hawaiian missionary stamps - an expertizing exercise." Po'oleka o Hawaii: the Quarterly Journal of the Hawaiian Philatelic Society. No. 72. October 2002.

Williams, L.N. Stamps of Fame. Great Britain: Blandford Press, 1949.

Williams, Norman. "The Hawaiian Missionaries." Stamps and Foreign Stamps. December 1985. pp. 34-39.

Wood, Hon. J.P. "Decision in Klemann v. Grinnell Case." Mekeel's Weekly Stamp News. Vol. XXXVI, No. 29 (1649). July 22, 1922. pp. 369-371.