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BIBLIOGRAPHY OF ARMY NATIONAL GUARD HISTORY

South Carolina

Ahlstrom, John D. "Captain and Chef de Brigade William Tate: South Carolina Adventurer." South Carolina Historical Magazine, 88 (October 1987), pp. 183-191.

Anonymous. The Washington Light Infantry of Charleston, S.C. Charleston: Walker, Evans and Gogswell, 1873.

-----. ... An Historical Sketch of the Washington Light Infantry. New York: D. Appleton, 1875.

Bateman, John M. A Sketch of the History of the Governor's Guard of Columbia, S.C., 1843-1898. Columbia: n.d.

Borrell, Robert G., Sr.; Fitzhugh McMaster; and Albert W. Haarmann. "German Artillery of Charleston, S.C." Military Collector and Historian, 36 (Winter 1984), p. 174.

Brooks, Ulysses R. Butler and His Cavalry in the War of Secession, 1861-1865. Columbia: The State Company, 1909.

Caldwell, J. F. J. History of a Brigade of South Carolinians known first as "Gregg's" and subsequently as "McGowan's Brigade". Philadelphia: King and Baird, 1866. [Reprinted Dayton: Morningside Bookshop, 1951; New York: Continental, 195*.]

Cauthen, Charles E. South Carolina Goes to War, 1860-1865. Chapel Hill: 1950.

Clement, Abram W. "Diary of Abram W. Clement, 1865." South Carolina Historical and Genealogical Magazine, 59 (April 1958), pp. 78-83.

Cole, David. "A Brief Outline of the South Carolina Colonial Militia System." South Carolina Historical Association Proceedings for 1954, pp. 14-23.

Cox, Abner R. "South From Appomattox: The Diary of Abner R. Cox." Edited by Royce Gordon Shingleton. South Carolina Historical Magazine, 75 (October 1974), pp. 238-244. [Palmetto Sharpshooters]

Courtenay, William A. "The Washington Light Infantry, 1807-1861." Southern Historical Society Papers, 31 (1903), pp. 1-11.

Cureton, Charles, and Fitzhugh McMaster. "The Charleston Battalion of Artillery, 1778-1797." Military Collector and Historian, 30 (Spring 1978), p. 25. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 461]

-----, and -----. "South Carolina Regiment of Militia Light Horse, 1781-1782." Military Collector and Historian, 30 (Winter 1978), p. 178. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 473]

-----, and -----. "4th Cavalry Regiment, South Carolina Militia, 1841." Military Collector and Historian, 33 (Fall 1981), p. 123. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 514]

-----, and -----. "Richland Light Dragoons and Butler's Flying Artillery, South Carolina Militia, 1841-1851." Military Collector and Historian, 41 (Spring 1989), pp. 30-31. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 634]

Dickert, D. Augustus. History of Kershaw's Brigade. Newberry, S.C.: Elbert H. Aull Co., 1899.

Dunlop, William S. ... Lee's Sharpshooters; Or, the Forefront of Battle. Little Rock: Tunnah and Pittard, 1899. [McGowan's Brigade, C.S.A.]

Erd, Darby, and Fitzhugh McMaster. "The First and Second South Carolina Regiments 1775-1780." Military Collector and Historian, 29 (Summer 1977), pp. 70-72. [Military Uniforms in America Plate]

-----, and -----. "17th Regiment, South Carolina Volunteers, 1861-1865." Military Collector and Historian, 31 (Summer 1979), p. 85. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 484]

-----, and -----. "The Third South Carolina Regiment (Rangers) 1775-1780." Military Collector and Historian, 32 (Summer 1980), p. 73. [Military Uniforms in America Plate]

-----, and -----. "1st Artillery Regiment, South Carolina Militia, 1851-1861." Military Collector and Historian, 35 (Winter 1983), p. 185. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 551]

-----, and -----. "Columbia Flying Artillery, 1854-1861." Military Collector and Historian, 37 (Fall 1985), p. 142. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 579]

-----, and -----. "Light Battery B, Palmetto Battalion of Light Artillery, South Carolina, 1861-1865." Military Collector and Historian, 41 (Fall 1989), p. 145. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 642]

Eysturlid, Lee W. "'An Opportunity to show their Epaulets of Feathers': the South Carolina Militia during the First Secession Crisis, 1848-1851." Armed Forces & Society, 20 (Winter 1994), pp. 303-316.

Flynn, Jean Martin. "South Carolina's Compliance With the Militia Act of 1792." South Carolina Historical Magazine, 69 (January 1968), pp. 26-43.

Graham, John. "Journal of John Graham, South Carolina Militia, 1779." Edited by C. F. W. Coker. Military Collector and Historian, 19 (Summer 1967), pp. 35-47.

Hagood, Johnson. Memoirs of the War of Secession, From the Original Manuscripts of Johnson Hagood. Columbia: The State Company, 1910. [Hagood's Brigade, C.S.A.]

Hawks, John M. "The First Freedmen to Become Soldiers." Magazine of History, 10 (July 1909), pp. 23-26. [1st South Carolina Colored Infantry]

Hennessey, Melinda MeeK. "Racial Violence During Reconstruction: The 1876 Riots in Charleston and Cainhoy." South Carolina Historical Magazine, 86 (April 1985), pp. 100-112. [Explicit information on rifle clubs]

Hinson, William G. "The Diary of William G. Hinson During the War of Secession." Edited by Joseph Ioor Waring." South Carolina Historical Magazine, 75 (January, April 1974), pp. 14-23, 111-120. [7th South Carolina Cavalry]

Horry, Peter. "Journal of General Peter Horry." Edited by A. S. Salley." South Carolina Historical and Genealogical Magazine, 38 (1937), pp. 49-53, 81-86, 116-119; 39 (1938), pp. 46-49, 96-99, 125-128, 157-159; 40 (1939), pp. 11-14, 48-51, 91-96, 142-144; 41 (1940), pp. 15-18; 42 (1941), pp. 8-11, 72-75, 118-121, 189-193; 43 (1942), pp. 57-60, 125-128, 181-184, 251-255; 44 (1943), pp. 55-58, 124-129, 155-157, 196-199; 45 (1944), pp. 51-55, 116-119, 177-181, 222-225; 46 (1945), pp. 54-56, 110-114, 176-179, 218-222; 47 (1946), pp. 58-60, 121-123, 181-183, 243-244; 48 (1947), pp. 53-54, 115-116. [1812-1814]

Hoyt, James A. The Palmetto Riflemen .... Greenville, S.C.: Hoyt & Keys Printers, 1886.

Hudson, Joshua Hilary. Sketches and Reminiscences. Columbia: The State Company, 1903. [26th South Carolina Infantry, C.S.A.]

Inglesby, Charles. Historical Sketch of the First Regiment of South Carolina Artillery (Regulars). Charleston: Walker, Evans & Cogswell, 1893 (?). [Civil War]

Izlar, William Valmore. A Sketch of the War Records of the Edisto Rifles, 1861-1865. Columbia: August Kohn, 1914.

Jones, Newton B. "The Washington Light Infantry at the Bunker Hill Centennial." South Carolina Historical Magazine, 65 (October 1964), pp. 195-204. [1807-1875]

Jones, Tom, and Fitzhugh McMaster. "1st Troop, Charleston Light Dragoons, 1792-1805." Military Collector and Historian, 38 (Fall 1986), p. 137. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 594]

-----, and -----. "South Carolina Militia, 1706." Military Collector and Historian, 40 (Fall 1988), p. 135. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 625]

-----, and -----. "Uniformed Volunteer Companies, 17th Regiment, South Carolina Militia, c. 1842." Military Collector and Historian, 42 (Winter 1990), pp. 153-155. [Military Uniforms in America Plates 661 and 662]

Kershaw, John, editor. "Confederate Orders and Communications." Year Book, City of Charleston for 1895, pp. 357-363. [2d South Carolina Infantry]

Klein, Rachel N. Unification of a Slave State: The Rise of the Planter Class in the South Carolina Backcountry, 1760-1808. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1990.

Louis, Deopold Daniel. "'Our Separation is Like Years': The Civil War Letters of Deopold Daniel Louis." Edited by Jason H. Silverman and Susan R. Murphy. South Carolina Historical Magazine, 87 (July 1986), pp. 141-147. [Company G (Orangeburg), 11th South Carolina Reserves]

Lowry, Samuel C. "The War for Independence, North and South: The Diary of Samuel Calawba Lowry." Edited by Vaughn Camp, Jr. South Carolina Historical Magazine, 79 (July 1978), pp. 182-197.

McBarron, H. Charles, Jr., and Frederick P. Todd. "Colonel Brisbane's Regiment, South Carolina Militia, 1836." Military Collector and Historian, 9 (Summer 1957), pp. 40-42. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 134]

-----, and Charles West. "Citadel Cadet Battery, Morris Island, 1861." Military Collector and Historian, 9 (Fall 1957), pp. 74-76. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 138]

McMaster, Fitzhugh. "St. Helena Volunteers, South Carolina Militia." Military Collector and Historian, 15 (Fall 1965), pp. 92-93. [Revolutionary War]

-----. "Flag of the Second South Carolina Regiment, Continental Line." Military Collector and Historian, 22 (Winter 1970), pp. 137-138.

-----. "Some Notes on the Charleston (South Carolina) Regiment of Militia 1700-1777." Military Collector and Historian, 29 (Summer 1977), pp. 87-88.

-----. "The Uniform of the Militia of South Carolina, 1839-1849: Infantry." Military Collector and Historian, 30 (Winter 1978), pp. 173-176.

-----. "James Walker's Painting 'The Assault on Mexico City'." Military Collector and Historian, 31 (Spring 1979), pp. 28-29. [South Carolina Volunteer Infantry ("Palmetto Regiment"]

-----. "The Use of South Carolina Continental Soldiers as Marines by the State Navy." Military Collector and Historian, 32 (Winter 1980), pp. 152-154.

-----. "Volunteer Companies, S.C. Militia, 1775." Military Collector and Historian, 33 (Spring 1981), pp. 36-37.

-----. "Order-Book for German Artillery, 1847, Ms. at S.C. Historical Society." Military Collector and Historian, 34 (Fall 1982), p. 116.

-----. "Some Notes on South Carolina Grenadiers." Military Collector and Historian, 34 (Winter 1982), p. 183.

-----. "The Governor's Uniform, as C-in-C of Militia." Military Collector and Historian, 36 (Spring 1984), p. 26.

-----. "Photograph of J. Gary Watts." Military Collector and Historian, 36 (Fall 1984), pp. 115-116. [Adjutant and Inspector General, 1895-1898]

-----. "Notes on South Carolina Militia, 1808." Military Collector and Historian, 40 (Summer 1988), p. 87.

-----. "Infantry Officers' Uniforms of the South Carolina Militia, 1794-1861." Military Collector and Historian, 43 (Fall 1991), pp. 117-119.

-----, and Peter F. Copeland. "South Carolina Regiment of Horse, 1740-1775." Military Collector and Historian, 25 (Fall 1973), pp. 142-145. [Military Uniforms in America Plates 389 and 390]

Mays, Samuel Elias. "Famous Battles as a Confederate Private Saw Them." Tyler's Quarterly Historical and Genealogical Register, 4 (April 1923), pp. 388-405. [Edgefield Hussars]

-----. "Sketches From the Journal of a Confederate Soldier." Tyler's Quarterly Historical and Genealogical Register, 5 (July, October 1923), pp. 30-54, 95-127; 6 (July 1924), pp. 29-37. [4th South Carolina; Hampton's Legion]

Mills, Robert. Statistics of South Carolina, Including a View of its Natural, Civil, and Military History, General and Particular. Charleston: Hurlbut and Lloyd, 1826.

Morrow, John Anderson. "6th South Carolina Regiment of Rangers Button Recovered Near Charleston." Military Collector and Historian, 32 (Winter 1980), pp. 176-177.

Ouzts, Clay. "Maxcy Gregg and His Brigade of South Carolinians at the Battle of Fredericksburg." South Carolina Historical Magazine, 95 (January 1994), pp. 6-26.

Reid, Jesse W. History of the Fourth Regiment S.C. Volunteers, From the Commencement of the War Until Lee's Surrender. Greenville: Shannon and Co., 1892.

Ringold, Mary Spencer. "William Gourdin Young and the Wigfall Mission--Fort Sumter, April 13, 1861." South Carolina Historical Magazine, 73 (January 1972), pp. 27-36. [Palmetto Guard]

Risley, Clyde A., and Fitzhugh McMaster. Fourth South Carolina Regiment (Artillery), 1775-1780." Military Collector and Historian, 31 (Fall 199), pp. 124-125. [Military Uniforms in America Plate]

Smith, D. E. Huger. "Commodore Alexander Gillon and the Frigate South Carolina." South Carolina Historical and Genealogical Magazine, 9 (October 1908), pp. 189-219. [German Fusileers]

South Carolina. Archives Department. South Carolina Troops in Confederate Service. Columbia: R. L. Bryan, 1913.

-----. Commissioner of Confederate Rolls. Report of M. P. Tribble, South Carolina Commissioner of Confederate Rolls to the General Assembly, 1903. Columbia: The State Company, 1904.

Stauffer, Michael. "Volunteer or Uniformed Companies in the Antebellum Militia: A Checklist of Identified Companies, 1790-1859." South Carolina Historical Magazine, 88 (April 1987), pp. 108-116.

Sturcke, Roger, and Anthony F. Gero. "33rd United States Colored Troops 1st Regiment South Carolina Volunteer Infantry 1862-1866." Military Collector and Historian, 29 (Fall 1977), p. 123. [Military Uniforms in America Plate]

Suddath, James Butler. "From Sumter to the Wilderness: Letters of Sergeant James Butler Suddath, Co. E, 7th Regiment, S.C.V." Edited by Frank B. Williams, Jr. South Carolina Historical Magazine, 63 (January, April 1962), pp. 1-11, 93-104.

Taylor, John S. Sixteenth South Carolina Regiment CSA From Greenville County, S.C. Privately Printed, 1964.

Thompson, Barry E., and Fitzhugh McMaster. "Washington Light Infantry of Charleston, S.C., 1858." Military Collector and Historian, 34 (Fall 1982), p. 119. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 529]

Todd, Frederick P. "Notes on the Organization and Uniforms of South Carolina Military Forces, 1860-1861." Military Collector and Historian, 3 (September 1951), pp. 53-62.

-----. "Hampton Legion, South Carolina Volunteers, 1861." Military Collector and Historian, 3 (September 1951), pp. 68-71. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 43]

Tompkins, D. Company K, Fourteenth South Carolina Volunteers. Charlotte, N.C.: Observer, 1897. [C.S.A.]

Walker, Cornelius I. Rolls and Historical Sketch of the Tenth Regiment, South Carolina Volunteers in the Army of the Confederate States. Charleston: Walker, Evans and Cogswell, 1881.

Waring, Joseph I. "Chief Medical Officers of the South Carolina Militia." South Carolina Historical Magazine, 71 (January 1970), pp. 33-35.

Warren, Richard. "Officers, South Carolina Volunteer Forces, 1861." Military Collector and Historian, 37 (Summer 1985), p. 89. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 575]

-----. "Uniform Regulations for Officers of the South Carolina Volunteer Forces, 1861." Military Collector and Historian, 42 (Fall 1990), pp. 108-109.

Webber, Mabel L., compiler. "Notes Relating to Georgetown, S.C." South Carolina Historical and Genealogical Magazine, 32 (July 1931), pp. 193-204. [1798-1819]

Weir, Robert M., editor. "Muster Rolls of the South Carolina Granville and Colleton County Regiments of Militia, 1756." South Carolina Historical Magazine, 70 (October 1969), pp. 226-239.

Wescoat, Arthur Brailsford. "Journal of Arthur Brailsford Wescoat, 1863, 1864." South Carolina Historical Magazine, 55 (April 1954), pp. 71-102. [Stono Scouts]

Wescoat, Joseph Julius. "Diary of Captain Joseph Julius Wescoat, 1863-1865." Edited by Anne King Gregory. South Carolina Historical and Genealogical Magazine, 59 (January, April 1958), pp. 11-23, 84-95. [Company B, 11th South Carolina Volunteer Infantry]

West, Charles, and H. Charles McBarron. "The Citadel, South Carolina, 1843." Military Collector and Historian, 6 (September 1954), p. 71. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 91]

Winter, George. A Battalion of Sharpshooters. N.P.: N.p., n.d. [Gregg's Brigade, C.S.A.]

Official Documents.

Elliott, Benjamin, and Martin Strobel, compilers. The Militia System of South-Carolina, Being a Digest of ... the Statutes at Large relating to the Militia, from the 8th May, 1792, to the 17th December, 1834, inclusive. Charleston: A. E. Miller, 1835.

South Carolina. Adjutant General. Uniform Regulations, South Carolina Militia, 1839.

 

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