10th Pennsylvania Reserves/
39th Pennsylvania Volunteers
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Bates, Samuel P. History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5. Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot, 1993. Vol. 2, pp. 813-44 (17 photocopied pages). E527B32.1993v6. (Brief history and roster of the regiment).
Casey, James B., ed. "The Ordeal of Adoniram Judson Warner: His Minutes of South Mountain and Antietam." Civil War History (Sep l982): pp. 213-36 (12 photocopied pages). Per.
Dyer, Frederick H. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. Vol. 2. Dayton, OH: Morningside, 1979. Ref. See p. 1581 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.
Gottfried, Bradley M. "Fisher's Brigade at Gettysburg: The Big Round Top Controversy." Gettysburg Magazine No. 19: pp. 84-93. E475.53G482no19.
Lowry, Thomas P. "One Yank."
Military Images Magazine(Jan/Feb 1996): p. 16 (1 photocopied page). Per. Photo & vignette of Private Michael Lowry.
Pennsylvania. Gettysburg Battlefield Comm. Pennsylvania at Gettysburg: Ceremonies at the Dedication of the Monuments Erected by the Commonwealth.... Vol. 1. Harrisburg, PA: Wm S Ray, 1914. pp. 263-76 (8 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).
Roy, Andrew. Fallen Soldier: Memoir of a Civil War Casualty. [Edited by William J. Miller] Montgomery, AL: Elliott & Clark, 1996. 158 p. E601R69.
Sauers, Richard A. Advance the Colors!: Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags. Vol. 1. Hbg, PA: Capitol Preservation Comm, 1987. pp. 106-07 (2 photocopied pages). E527.4S38.1987v1. (Brief unit history with emphasis on the regimental flags).
Sherry, Jeffrey F. "'The Terrible Impetuosity': The Pennsylvania Reserves at Gettysburg." Gettysburg Magazine No. 16: pp. 68-80. E475.53G482no16.
Sypher, J. R. History of the Pennsylvania Reserve Corps.... Lancaster, PA: Elias Barr, 1865. pp. 671-81 (7 photocopied pages). E527.4S99. (Roster of the regiment).Torrance, Eli. "The Pennsylvania Reserves." In Glimpses of the Nation's Struggle (MOLLUS, MN, Vol. 3). NY: Merrill, 1893. pp. 57-76 (11 photocopied pages). E464M5.1991v28.
Our Photo Archive includes images of individuals of this unit.
The following pertinent personal papers are in the Institute's Manuscript Archive:
Furst, Luther C. - HCWRTColl (Enlisted man's diary, May 6, 1861-Jun 7, 1864)
Graham Family Papers - CWMiscColl (Enlisted men, sergeant, and officer's letters, Apr 18, 1856-Feb 11, 1868)
Hamer, John & Sam - HCWRTColl (Enlisted men's letters, diaries, official papers, Sep 17, 1861-Sep 16, 1864)
Henderson, Thomas - LeighColl Book 34: 14 (Official document, 1862) Lowry, M. C. - WineyColl (Enlisted man's letters, Oct 30, 1862-Sep 16, 1863)
Robison, Boyd - Pardee-RobisonColl (Enlisted man's letters, Aug 8, 1861-Jul 1, 1863)
Roher, Benjamin - LeighColl Book 46: 116-126 (Surgeon's letters, Aug l, 1861-May 3, 1863)
Warner, Adoniram - PaSaveFlagColl (General officer's memoirs, Jun l861-Jul 1863)
Yoder, Tobias - WineyColl (Enlisted man's biography, 1861-1865)
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