7th Pennsylvania Reserves/
36th Pennsylvania Volunteers


Source:  U. S. Army Heritage and Education Center
(formerly the U. S. Army Military History Institute)

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15 Jan 2009

Alexander, Bates. "Through 'Murderous Fire at Fredericksburg.'" [Edited by Frank O'Reilly] CW (Dec 1994): pp. 74-77 (4 photocopied pages). Per.

Bates, Samuel P.    History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5.Wilmington, NC:   Broadfoot, 1993. Vol. 2, pp. 720-55 (18 photocopied pages). E527B32.1993v6. (Brief history and roster of the regiment).

Colwell, David G. The Bitter Fruits: The Civil War Comes to a Small Town in Pennsylvania. Carlisle, PA: Cumberland County Historical Society, 1998. 202 p. E527.97C37C64. Carlisle, Pennsylvania.

Dyer, Frederick H.    A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion.   Vol. 2.    Dayton, OH:   Morningside, 1979.    Ref. See p. 1580 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.

Flower, Milton E., editor. Dear Folks at Home: The Civil War Letters of Leo W. and John I. Faller, with an Account of Andersonville. Carlisle, PA: Cumberland County Historical Society, 1963. 153 p. E60lFl8.

Leib, Harry. Harry Leib's Diary. [Edited by Richard L. Tritt] Boiling Springs, PA: Boiling Springs Civic Association, 1993. 47 p. E601L45.

"On and Off." CW Times Illustrated (Feb 2001): p. 8 (1 photocopied page). Per. Photo of & vignette on George Garman, Company K.

Sauers, Richard A. Advance the Colors!: Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags. Vol. 1. Hbg, PA: Capitol Preservation Comm, 1987. pp. 99-101 (3 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. 634-47 (7 photocopied pages). E527.4S99. (Roster of the regiment).

Taylor, Frank H. Philadelphia in the Civil War. Phila: By the City, 1913. E527.97P54T39. See pp. 72-73 (2 photocopied pages) for a brief history of the unit.

Our Photo Archive includes images of individuals of this unit.

The following pertinent personal papers are in the Institute's Manuscript Archive:

Alexander Family - HCWRTColl (Enlisted man's memoir, 1862; sergeant's notes on published book, 1865)

Alexander, Bates - PaSaveFlagColl (Sergeant's memoir, 1861-1864)

Blosser, Jonas - HCWRTColl (Enlisted man's letter, 1861)

Crosby, Abner L. - HinahColl (Enlisted man's letter, Dec 4, 1861)

Faller, John & Leo - HCWRTColl (Enlisted soldier's annotated letters, Jun l86l-Mar 1865)

Haas-Jones-Curry Papers - HCWRTColl (Officer and enlisted men's annotated letters, 186l-1864)

Harrison, Hulda - Papers (Enlisted man's letter, 186l-1864)

Heffelfinger, Jacob - CWTIColl (Enlisted man, sergeant, and officer's diary, 1861-1865)

Holmes, William R. - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's letter, 1863)

Leib, Henry - HCWRTColl (Enlisted man's diary, Jan 1, 1862-Dec 20, 1862)

Ryan, William - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's letters, Jun 19, 1861-Nov 13, 1865)

Simpson, James R. - CWMiscColl (Enlisted men's letters and reminiscences, Jun 13, 1861-Sep 4, 1866)

Strock, William E. - HCWRTColl (Enlisted man's memoir and record of service, 1861-1862) Wilson Family - HCWRTColl






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