100th Regiment
Pennsylvania Volunteers


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

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29 Aug 08

Bates, Samuel P. A Brief History of the One Hundredth Regiment (Roundheads)...to Which is Added Short Sketches of Colonel Leasure and Chaplain Browne.... New Castle, PA: W.B. Thomas, 1884. 32 p. (18 photocopied pages). E527.5.100thB37.

_______. History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5. Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot, 1993. Vol. 5, pp. 553-600 (25 photocopied pages). E527B32.1993v5. (Brief history and roster of the regiment).

Birch, Harold B. The 50th Pennsylvania's Civil War Odyssey: The Exciting Life and Hard Times of a Union Volunteer Infantry Regiment: 1861 to 1865. Bloomington, IN: 1stBooks, 2003. 483 p. E527.5.50thB57.

Dyer, Frederick H. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. Vol. 2. Dayton, OH: Morningside, 1979. Ref. See pp. 1607 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.

Fox, Arthur B. Our Honored Dead: Allegheny County, Pennsylvania in the American Civil War. Chicora, PA: Mechling Bookbindery, 2008. pp. 161-67. F157A4F69.

Gavin, William G. Campaigning with the Roundheads: The History of the Hundredth Pennsylvania Veteran Volunteer Infantry Regiment in the American Civil War 1861-1865: The Roundhead Regiment. Dayton, OH: Morningside, l989. 773 p. E527.5.100thG38.

Leasure, Daniel. "Personal Observations and Experiences in the Pope Campaign in Virginia." In Glimpses of the Nation's Struggle (MOLLUS, MN, Vol. 1). St. Paul, MN: St. Paul Book & Sta Co, 1887. pp. 135-166 (17 photocopied pages). E464M5.1991v30.

Pennsylvania. Antietam Battlefield Memorial Comm. Pennsylvania at Antietam.... Harrisburg, PA: Harrisburg Publishing Co, 1906. pp. 103-14 (7 photocopied pages). E474.65P4. (Addresses delivered at the dedication of the regimental monument at Antietam).

Queen, Matt, et. al. "The 100th Pennsylvania, Like Their Cromwellian Ancestors, Found Glory and Pain in a Civil War." America's CW (May l990): pp. l0 & 63-66 (6 photocopied pages). Per.

Sauers, Richard A. Advance the Colors!: Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags. Vol. 2. Hbg, PA: Capitol Preservation Comm, 1991. pp. 336-39 (4 photocopied pages). E527.4S38.1991v2. (Brief unit history with emphasis on the regimental flags).

Schriber, Carolyn P. A Scratch with the Rebels: A Pennsylvania Roundhead and a South Carolina Cavalier. Chicora, PA: Mechling Bookbindery, 2007. 186 p. E473.92S37.

Our Photo Archive includes images of individuals of this unit.

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

Applegate, Henry - CWTIColl (Enlisted man's letter, Mar 7, 1862)

Atherton, John S. - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's letter, May 26, 1865; muster roll, Feb 22-Apr 13, 1865)

Bracken, Elisha - TimothyBrookesColl (Sergeant's transcribed diary, Jul 15, 1862-May 15, 1863)

Brintliff, Jacob - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's letter, Mar 15, 1865)

Browne, Robert A. - CWMiscColl (Chaplain's letters, May 23, 1860-Nov 19, 1863)

Hammond, William - HCWRTColl-SutterColl (Enlisted man and officer's letters, Jun 3-Oct 17, 1863)

Morrison, John W. - CWMiscColl (Officer's memoir, Jul 30, 1864)

Pennsylvania 100th Infantry Regimental Papers - CWMiscColl (Regimental newspapers, Sep l2, 1861-May 15, 1862)

Pennsylvania 100th Infantry Regimental Papers - LeighColl Book 10:7S (Regimental newspapers, Nov 4, 1861; May 1, 1862)

Pennsylvania l00th Infantry Regimental Papers - CWMiscColl (Sergeant's diary, Aug 28, 1861-Nov 25, 1863; officer's letters and pictures, Nov 9, 1862-Jun 24, 1864)

Pettit, Frederick - CWTIColl (Enlisted man's letters and diary, Jul 14, 1862-Jul 9, 1864)

Rodgers, Robert W. - HCWRTColl (Enlisted man's diary, Jan 1-Dec 31, 1863)






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