150th Regiment
Pennsylvania Volunteers


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

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13 Feb 20009

Association of the 150th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers. Account of the Proceedings at the Dedication of the Regimental Monument and Annual Meeting of the Association at Gettysburg, September 11, 1889. Ann Arbor, MI: Books on Demand, 2002 reprint of 1889 ed. 47 p. E527.5.150th.A87.

Bates, Samuel P.    History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5.   Wilmington, NC:   Broadfoot, 1993.    Vol. 8, pp. 649-76 (16 photocopied pages).  E527B32.1993v6.   (Brief history and roster of the regiment).

Bennett, Timothy. "Three Bucktails: The Ottos of McKean County." [Corp Joseph and Privates George and Delos] Military Images Magazine (Jan/Feb 1995): pp. 24-25 (2 photocopied pages). Per.

Chamberlin, Thomas. History of the One Hundred and Fiftieth Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers....Baltimore: Butternut & Blue, 1986 reprint of 1905 ed. 362 p. E527.5.l50th.C432.

Dyer, Frederick H.    A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion.   Vol. 2.    Dayton, OH:   Morningside, 1979.    Ref.  See pp 1619 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.

Huidekoper, Henry S. Oration by...at the Reunion of the Survivors of the 150th Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers at Gettysburg, Penna., August 13th, l894. n.p., 1894. 8 p. (8 photocopied pages). E527.5.l50th.H8.

Kieffer, Henry M. The Recollections of a Drummer-Boy. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1890. 250 p. E60lK48.

Pennsylvania. Gettysburg Battlefield Comm. Pennsylvania at Gettysburg: Ceremonies at the Dedication of the Monuments Erected by the Commonwealth.... Vol. 2. Harrisburg, PA: Wm S Ray, 1914. pp. 750-66 (10 photocopied pages). E475.53P422v2. (Addresses delivered at the dedication of the regimental monument and a photo of that monument at the Gettysburg National Military Park).

Sauers, Richard A. Advance the Colors!:  Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags. Vol. 2. Hbg, PA: Capitol Preservation Comm, 1991. pp. 450-52 (3 photocopied pages). E527.4S38.1991v2. (Brief unit history with emphasis on the regimental flags).

Schroeder, Patrick A. Pennsylvania Bucktails: A Photographic Album of the 42nd, 149th & 150th Pennsylvania Regiments From the Collection of Ronn Palm. Fredericksburg, PA: Schroeder Pubs, 2001. 318 p. E527.4S37.

_____. "Pennsylvania's Bucktails: A Photographic Album." Military Images Magazine (May/Jun 2002): pp. 25-31 (7 photocopied pages). Per. Images & vignettes of members of 42nd, 149th & 150th PA.

Stahl, Joseph. "Pvt. Jonathon Wood, 150th Pennsylvania Infantry." Gettysburg Magazine No. 37: pp. 47-49. E475.53G482no37.

Steindel, David K. "Private Joseph Frederick Haas, Co. H, 150th Pennsylvania "Bucktail" Regiment" A Faded Flower of the North." Blue & Gray (Fall, 2003): p. 28 (1 photocopied page). Per.

Taylor, Frank H. Philadelphia in the Civil War. Phila: By the City, 1913. pp. 138-39 (1 photocopied page). E527.97P54T39. (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:

Carpenter, John Q. - AlexChamberlinColl (Enlisted man and officer's letters, May 17, 1861-May 2, 1864)

Chamberlin, Thomas - AlexChamberlinColl (General officer's reunion notes, papers, speeches, and scrapbook, 1883-1901)

Curtin, Andrew G. - HCWRTColl (Governor's letters, Sep 19, 1861-Apr 15, 1863)

Germantown Academy Papers - ParryFamilyColl (Officer's biographical sketches, 1861-1865)

Hart, Andrew - CWMiscColl-PensionFileColl (Enlisted man's transcribed letter, Jan 1, 1863)

Haas, Joseph H. - CWMiscColl (Enlisted man's letter to A. Lincoln, Feb 20, 1864)

Harshberger, Abraham - CWTIColl (Surgeon's memoirs, 1862-1865)

Huidekoper, H.S. - HCWRTColl-GACColl (Officer's published letter, Jul 1, 1863)

Kepler, Peter - CWTIColl (Enlisted man's letter, Jan 14, 1869)

Pennsylvania l50th Infantry Regimental Papers - BrakeColl (Enlisted man's eulogy (Freas) and memoir (Ryan), l863; drummer boy's memoir

(Kieffer), Jun 30-Jul 4, l863; officers' published memoir

(Huidekoper) and reunion speech (Ashhurst), Jul l-3, l863)

Perry, William L. - PaSaveFlagsColl (Enlisted man's diary, Aug 12, 1862-Jun 11, 1865)

Quincy, John and Carpenter, Elmen Newbold Papers - ParryColl (Officers' transcribed letters, May 29, 1864-Apr 29, 1865)

Ramsey, William R. - Bassler-RamseyPapers (Sergeant's letters and recollections about Gettysburg, Mar 24, 1864-Jul 11, 1908); Corporal's recollections and sketch about Gettysburg, May 5, 1907)

U.S. Regulars, 4th Artillery Regiment Papers - BrakeColl (Officer's service, Jul 1-3, 1863)






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