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As of 26 July 1996

BIBLIOGRAPHY OF ARMY NATIONAL GUARD HISTORY

California

Allen, Walter C., and Helen S. Griffen. "A History of the First California Guard: The First Private Military Organization in California." Publications of the Society of Pioneers, (1940), pp. 11-40.

Anderson, Burton. "Company C, 194th Tank Bn in the Philippines, 1941-42." Armor, 105 (May-June 1996), pp. 32-36.

[Anonymous]. The 'City Guard.' A History of Company 'B', First Regiment Infantry, N.G.C., During the Sacramento Campaign July 3 to 26, 1894. San Francisco: Filmer-Rollins Electrotype Co., 1894.

[-----]. "La Garde Nationale Mobile." French American Review, 2 (October-December 1949), pp. 268-271. [1850s]

Archambault, Alan, and Anthony Gero. "Mounted Units, 2nd Brigade, California Militia, c. 1870." Military Collector and Historian, 40 (Winter 1988), p. 177. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 630]

Bachelder, Horace W. Illustrated Roster of California Volunteer Soldiers in the War with Spain, Enlisted under the President's Proclamation of April 23rd and May 25th, 1898. San Francisco: Bonestaell & Co., 1898.

Bensell, Royall A. All Quiet on the Yanhill: The Civil War in Oregon: The Journal of Corporal Royall A. Bensell, Company D, Fourth California Infantry. Edited by Gunther Barth. Eugene: University of Oregon Books, 1959.

Brown, Anne S. K. "Some San Francisco Uniforms of 1870." Military Collector and Historian, 4 (March 1952), pp. 1-7.

Burchell, R. A. The San Francisco Irish, 1848-1880. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1980.

Cook, Sherburne F. The American Invasion, 1848-1870, The Conflict between the California Indian and White Civilization. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1943.

Dayton, Dello G. "The California Militia, 1849-1866." Ph.D. Dissertation, University of California, Berkeley, 1951.

Generous, Tom. "Over the River Jordan--California Volunteers in Utah during the Civil War." California History, 63 (Summer 1984), pp. 200-211.

Gilbert, Benjamin Franklin. "California and the Civil War." California Historical Society Quarterly, 40 (December 1961), pp. 289-307. [Bibliographic essay]

Hudson, James J. "The California National Guard, 1903-1940." Ph.D. Dissertation, University of California at Berkeley, 1952.

-----. "The California National Guard in the San Francisco Earthquake and Fire of 1906." California History Quarterly, (Summer 1976), pp. 137-149.

-----. "The Role of the California National Guard during the San Francisco General Strike of 1934." Military Affairs, 46 (April 1982), pp. 76-83.

Kells, Robert E., Jr. "The Spanish Inheritance: The Mexican Forces of Alta California." Journal of the West, (October 1981), pp. 12-19.

-----. "The Spanish Legacy: A Chaotic Military in a Semi-Feudal Province." The Californians, 7 (September/October 1989), pp. 50-56. [1822-1846]

Kibby, Leo P. "California Soldiers in the Civil War." California Historical Society Quarterly, 40 (December 1961), pp. 343-350.

Langellier, John Philip, and Katherine Meyers Peterson. "Lances and Leather Jackets: Presidial forces in Spanish Alta California, 1769-1821." Journal of the West, (October 1981), pp. 3-11.

McDevitt, V. The First California's Chaplain; the story of the heroic chaplain of the First California Volunteers during the Spanish-American War. Fresno: Academy Library Guild, 1956.

Manders, Eric I., and Wayne A. Colwell. "California Battalion of Mounted Riflemen, 1846," Military Collector and Historian, 18 (Spring 1966), p. 14. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 269]

Mason, Bill. "The Garrisons of San Diego Presidio: 1770-1794." Journal of San Diego History, 24 (Fall 1978), pp. 399-424.

Miller, Clarence A. "The National Guard of California." Golden Era, (December 1885), pp. 518-551.

Mittelstaedt, Richard E. "First Camp Held by California Militia." California Guardsman, 2 (May 1926), pp. 5-.

Orton, Richard H. Record of California Men in the War of the Rebellion. Sacramento: State Printing Office, 1890.

Scammell, J. M. "Military Units in Southern California 1853-1862." California Historical Society Quarterly, 29 (), pp. 229-249.

Shepherd, Gerald A. "The Cabrillo Rifles: San Diego's Home Guard in World War I." Journal of San Diego History, (Fall 1984), pp. 232-240.

Taylor, Dan; and William M. Pond. "Stockton Blues, California Militia, 1857-1861." Military Collector and Historian, 46 (Summer 1994), p. 87. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 720]

Whitten, Woodrow C. "The Wheatland Episode." Pacific Coast Historical Review, 18 (February 1948), pp. 37-42. [Pre-World War I labor unrest]

Wilson, Bryant. "National Guard Troops Called to Folsom Prison." California Guardsman, 3 (December 1927, pp. 7-8.

Official Documents.

California. The Militia Law of the State of California. Sacramento: State Printer, 1862.

-----. The Militia Law of the State of California. Sacramento: State Printer, 1863.

-----. Laws Relating to the Militia, National Guard and Naval Militia of California ... 1903. Sacramento: W. W. Shannon Superintendent of State Printing, 1903.

-----, Adjutant General. General and Special Orders. Sacramento: W. W. Shannon Superintendent of State Printing, 1904.

-----, -----. General and Special Orders and Circulars, 1906. Sacramento: W. W. Shannon Superintendent of State Printing, 1907.

-----, -----. General and Special Orders and Circulars, 1907. Sacramento: W. W. Shannon Superintendent of State Printing, 1907.

-----, -----. General and Special Orders and Circulars, 1908. Sacramento: State Printing Office, 1908.

-----, -----. General and Special Orders and Circulars, 1909. Sacramento: W. W. Shannon Superintendent of State Printing, 1910.

-----, -----. Honor Roll: Names of Officers and Enlisted Men from California Who Lost Their Lives while Serving in Armed Services During the World War. Sacramento: State Printing Office, 1921.

-----, -----. Rules and Regulations for the Government of the National Guard of California, 1906. Sacramento: W. W. Shannon Superintendent of State Printing, 1906.

-----, -----. Report. [One source says annual 1850-1863 except for 1856 and 1860; biennial 1864-1948 except for 1906, and 1933-46; Library of Congress {UA 43.C2} has volumes for 1861-65, 1867-75, 1877-98, 1900-02, 1910-32, 1946-62.]

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