58th Regiment
Pennsylvania Volunteers


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

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Bates, Samuel P.    History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-5. Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot, 1993. Vol. 3, pp. 285-319 (18 photocopied pages). E527B32.1993v6. (Brief history and roster of the regiment).

Clay, Cecil. "A Personal Narrative of the Capture of Fort Harrison." In War Papers (MOLLUS, DC, Paper 7). 4 p. 13 p. (6 photocopied pages). E464M5.1991v42.

Dyer, Frederick H.    A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion.   Vol. 2.    Dayton, OH: Morningside, 1979.    Ref. See p. 1594 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.

Sauers, Richard A. Advance the Colors!: Pennsylvania Civil War Battle Flags. Vol. 1. Hbg, PA: Capitol Preservation Comm, 1987. pp. 162-63 (2 photocopied pages). E527.4S38.1987v1. (Brief unit history with emphasis on the regimental flags).

Taylor, Frank H. Philadelphia in the Civil War. Phila: By the City, 1913. pp. 77-78 (2 photocopied pages). 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 l7, l86l-May 2, l864)

Huntsinger, Chancy - Papers (Enlisted man's letters, May l6, l862-Nov 25, l864)

Nelson, Arnold E. - WWISurvey-l9thCentColl (Enlisted man's letter, Mar 3l, l865)

Wilson, George H. - LuvaasColl (Corporal's letters, Jun 26, l862-Feb 2l, l863)






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