Source: U. S. Army Heritage and Education Center
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Bates, Samuel P. History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5. Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot, 1993. Vol. 1, pp. 226-231 (3 photocopied pages). E527B32.1993v6. (Brief history and roster of the regiment).
Copeland, Willis R. The Logan Guards of Lewistown, Pennsylvania; Our First Defenders of 1861; a History. Lewistown, PA: Mifflin County Hist Soc, 1962. 75 p. E527.5.25th.C66.
Davis, William W. H. History of the Doylestown Guards. Doylestown, PA: Pr of "Democrat" Job Dept, 1887. 223 p. E527.5.25th.D38.Dyer, Frederick H. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. Vol. 2. Dayton, OH: Morningside, 1979. Ref. See p. 1585 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the regiment's service. Pennsylvania. Gettysburg Battlefield Comm. Pennsylvania at Gettysburg: Ceremonies at the Dedication of the Monuments Erected by the Commonwealth. Vol. 1. Hbg, PA: Wm S Ray, 1914. pp. 180-95 (10 photocopied pages). E475.53P422v1. (Addresses delivered at the dedication of the regimental monument and a photo of that monument at the Gettysburg National Military Park).
Graeff, Arthur D. Four Firsts in Berks-1861: Issued by the Following Organizations as a Partial Form of Observance of Great Centennial of the Civil War, l96l-l965. Reading, PA: Hist Soc of Berks County, et. al., 1961. 36 p. E527.5.25th.G73.
Thompson, Heber S. The First Defenders. n.p., 1910. 179 p. E527.5.25th.T46.Our Photo Archive includes images of individuals of this unit.
The following pertinent personal papers are in the Institute's Manuscript Archive:
Auman, William - AumanColl (Officer's papers and news clippings, l86l-l863)
Beary, Frank D. - Papers from members of regiment, Apr l8-Jul 23, l86l)
Corl, George V. - HCWRTColl-FlinchbaughColl (Enlisted man's letters, Jun l2-24, l86l)
Delp, Hannah - CWMiscColl
Haas-Jones-Curry Family - HCWRTColl (Officer and enlisted man's annotated letters, l86l-l864)
Pollock, Curtis C. - CivilWarMiscColl (Officer's transcribed letters, Apr l86l-Aug l, l864)
Richards, M. Edgar - CWMiscColl (Officer's letters, Feb 2l, l854-Mar 7, l864)
Thompson, Heber S. - HCWRTColl (Officer's diary Apr 30-Jun 29, l864)
Wren, James - Papers (Officer's diary and official papers, Feb 22, l850-May 25, l863; muster-out roll, Jul l8, l86l; officer's letters, Feb 20-May l8, l863)
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