Major sources consulted when developing this website:
A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion, Frederick H. Dyer, T. Yoseloff, New York, 1959, (reprint).
Adjutant General Reports, newspaper clippings, biographies, letters, journals, discharge document, obituaries and grave markers of members of the 92nd Illinois Mounted Infantry.
Battles and Leaders of the Civil War, Robert Underwood Johnson and Clarence Clough Buel, eds.,The Century Co., New York, 1887.
Blue Lightning: Wilder’s Mounted Infantry Brigade in the Battle of Chickamauga, Richard A. Baumgartner, Blue Acorn Press, Huntington, West Virginia, 1997.
Blue Lightning: Wilder's Mounted Infantry Brigade in the Battle of Chickamauga, Richard A. Baumgartner, Blue Acorn Press, Huntington, West Virginia, 2007, (second edition).
Ex-Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines Living in Iowa 1886, W. L. Alexander, Adjutant General, authorized by Chapter 165 of Acts of 20th General Assembly, and Joint Resolution by 21st General Assembly, approved April 1884, (detailed bibliographical information unavailable).
Frederick's Journal. Sims, Frederick W., Sims, Sidney E., ed., AuthorHouse, Bloomington, Indiana, 2004.
Illinois in the Civil War. Victor Hicken, University of Illinois Press, Urbana and Chicago, 1991.
Ninety-Second Illinois Volunteers, Committee ed., Journal Steam Publishing House and Bookbindery, Freeport, Illinois, 1875. (commonly referred to as the “Regimental History”).
The Official Military Atlas of the Civil War, Major George B. Davis, U. S. Army, Leslie J. Perry, Civilian Expert, Joseph W. Kirkley, Civilian Expert. Compiled by Captain Calvin D. Cowles, 23d U. S. Infantry, Gramercy Books, New York, 1983. (Originally published by Government Printing Office, Washington, 1891 -1895.).
Private William Boddy’s Civil War Journal: Empty Saddles…Empty Sleeves… Robert Berkenes, ed., TiffCor Publishing House, Altoona, Iowa, 1996.
Sherman’s Horsemen: Union Cavalry Operations in the Atlanta Campaign, David Evans, Indiana University Press, Bloomington and Indianapolis, 1996.
Soldier Boy, Betty E. More, Heritage Books, Inc., Bowie, Maryland, 2000.
The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, under direction of Elihu Root, Secretary of War, by Brigadier General Fred C. Ainsworth and Joseph W. Kirkley. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1901. [commonly referred to as the “OR”].
Three Years with the 92d Illinois, Claire E. Swedberg, ed., Stackpole Books, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, 1999.
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Volunteer Mounted Infantry in America's Civil War.