U.S. Civil War

These sources of information were used to gather information about the 62nd NY Volunteer Infantry, the 178th New York Volunteer Infantry and the 9th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry from the U.S. Civil War. They are available in most larger public libraries and some university libraries. Most can be borrowed through the InterLibrary Loan Program at local libraries.
  1. Dyer, Frederick W. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. New York: T. Yoseloff. 1959.
  2. United States War Dept. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. Series. Washington: GPO 1880..
  3. U.S. Christian Commission. Record of the Federal Dead; Buried from Libby, Belle Isle, Danville, and Camp Lawton Prisons, and at City Point, and in the Field before Petersburg and Richmond. Philadelphia: James B. Rodgers, Printer. 1866. (Requests for lookups from this volume can be emailed to Judith Haller,
  4. Phisterer, Frederick. New York in the War of the Rebellion. Albany: J. B. Lyon. 1911. 6 Volumes.
  5. State of New York. Dedication of Monument Erected by the State of New York at Andersonville, Georgia 1914. Albany: JB Lyons Co, Printers. 1916.
  6. State of New York. New York Monuments Commission for the Battlefields of Gettysburg and Chattanooga. Final Report on the Battle of Gettysburg. Albany: J. B. Lyon. 1900. pages 471-473.
  7. New York, Adjutant General. Annual Report of the Adjutant-General of the State of New York for the Year 1900. Registers of the 57th, 58th, 59th, 60th, 61st, and 62nd Regiments of Infantry. Serial No. 26. Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer. 1901.
  8. New Jersey, Adjutant-General's Office. Record of the Officers and Men of New Jersey in the Civil War, 1861-1865. 2 Volumes. Trenton, NJ: John L. Murphy, Steam Book and Job Printer. 1876.
  9. Drake, J. Madison. The History of the Ninth New Jersey Veteran Vols. A Record of its service from Sept. 13, 1861, To July 12th, 1866. Elizabeth, NJ: Journal Printing House, 74 Broad St. 1889.
  10. Drake, J. Madison. Fast and Loose in Dixie: An Unprejudiced Narrative of Personal Experience as a Prisoner of War at Libby, Macon, Savannah, and Charleston. New York: The Authors Publishing Co. 1880.

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