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Bering, John A., A History of the Forty-Eighth Ohio Vet. Vol. Inf. Hillsboro, Ohio: Highland News Office 1880. http://www.48ovvi.org/oh48hist.html
Beringer, Richard E., Herman Hattaway, Archer Jones, William N. Still, Jr. Why the South Lost the Civil War. Athens: The University of Georgia Press.
Billings, John D. "Hardtack & Coffee The Unwritten Story of Army Life". Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1993
Brother Against Brother, Time-Life Books History of the Civil War. The Editors of Time Life Books. (New York: Prentice Hall Press).
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Connelley, William E. Secretary of the Kansas State Historical Society, Topeka. A Standard History of Kansas and Kansans ( Chicago: Lewis Publishing Company, copyright 1918; transcribed 1997) http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/archives/1918ks/biof/farishvd.html
Dyer, Frederick H. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. Des Moines, IA: Dyer Publishing Co., 1908. Reprint, Dayton, OH: National Historical Society, 1979 (page 1539).
Greene, Francis Vinton, "The Mississippi" Campaigns of the Civil War VIII. Edison, New Jersey: Castle Books, 2002.
Heidler, David S. and Jeanne T. Heidler (eds.). Encyclopedia of the American Civil War. A political, Social and Military History Vol. I-V. (Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO).
History of Champaign County, Ohio, Illustrated. Chicago: W. R. Beers & Co. 1881 http://www.heritagepursuit.com/Champaign/ChampaignIndex.htm
History of Coshocton County, Ohio. Its Past and Present 1740-1881. Complied by N. N. Hill, jr. Illustrated. Newark, Ohio: A. A. Graham & Co., Publishers. 1881 http://www.heritagepursuit.com/Coshocton/coindex.htm
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Illustrated Catalog of Civil War Military Goods. Union Weapons, Insignia, Uniform Accessories and Other Equipment By Schuyler, Hartley & Graham. Original 1864. (New York: Dover Publications, Inc. Reproduction 1985)
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Kautz, August V. The 1865 Customs of Service for Non-Commissioned Officers and Soldiers--A Handbook for the Rank and file of the Army (Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books).
Labadie, Paul G. "The Farm Boys in the 96th Ohio Regiment Found Themselves Knee-deep in Alligators in Louisiana." America's Civil War (Sep 1992): pp. 16, 18, 20, 71-72 & 74 (5 photo- copied pages). Per.
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McPherson, James M. Battle Cry of Freedom. The Civil War Era. (New York: Vallantine Books. 1988)
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Ohio. Roster Comm. Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion. Vol. 7. Cincinnati, OH: Ohio Valley Pr, 1888. pp. 281-320 & 724-30. E525.3O38v7. (Unit roster and list of wartime deaths).
Reid, Whitelaw. Ohio in the War: Her Statesmen, Her Generals and Soldiers.... Vol. 2. Cincinnati, OH: Wilstach, Baldwin, 1872. E525R342v2. See pp. 531-33 (2 photocopied pages) for a brief regimental history and roster of officers.
Stevens, Larry. Ohio in the Civil War. (Published on the Internet by the author. Newark, Ohio. 1995-2000.
U.S. War Department. Official records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion. / Series I - Volume 23: Naval Forces on Western Waters (April 12, 1862 - December 31, 1862)
U.S. War Department. War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. 128 vols. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1880-1900. Reprint, Gettysburg, PA: National Historical Society, 1971-72. Includes battle reports and correspondence of Union and Confederate regiments.
Vicksburg Battlefield Comm. Ohio at Vicksburg: Report of the.... Columbus, OH: n.p., 1906. E475.2703. See pp. 229-35 (4 photocopied pages) for a sketch of the regiment's service during the siege of Vicksburg and a photo of the unit monument at the Vicksburg Park.
Woods, Joseph T. Services of the Ninety-sixth Ohio Volunteers. Toledo, OH: Blade Prtg & Paper Co, l874. 247 p. E525.5.96th.W66.
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Wilson, Js. H., Map of the country between Millikens Bend, Louisiana, and Jackson, Mississippi, showing the routes followed by the Army of the Tennessee under the command of Gen. U.S. Grant, in its march from Millikens Bend to the rear of Vicksburg. Washington, D.C.: Office of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, 1876. [Digitized by the U.S. Library of Congress American Memory Project]
Military History Institute's Photo Archive includes images of individuals of this unit.
The following pertinent personal papers are in the Military History Institute's Manuscript Archive:
Evans, Thomas L. - CWMiscColl (CAPT, Co. C, letters to family, Spring 1865)
Harrod, John - (Enlisted man's letter to family, Mar 1863)
OFFICIAL MILITARY ATLAS OF THE CIVIL, Union Army Uniforms on line at: WARhttp://www.jewish-history.com/Clipartgallery/clipart2.htm
Union Ancestor in the Civil War
your great-great-grandfather fought in the Civil War, he played an active
role in changing the history of our nation.
U.S. Civil War Regimental Histories in the Library of Congress.
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