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Hanson, J.W. Historical Sketch of the Old Sixth Regiment of Massachusetts Volunteers During Its Three Campaigns in 1861, 1862, 1863, and 1864, Containing the History of the Several Companies Previous to 1861, and the Name and Military Record of Each Man Connected with the Regiment During the War. Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1866. (Geneal Coll/973.744/H251). Digitial edition: http://www.archive.org/details/hansonsixthregi00johnrich

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A List of the Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines of the Civil War Surviving and Resident in Massachusetts on April 1, 1915. Prepared for the Department of Massachusetts, Grand Army of the Republic, by the Director of the Bureau of Statistics. Boston: Wright & Potter, 1916. Digitial edition: http://www.archive.org/details/listofsoldierssa00mass

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Record of the Massachusetts Volunteers, 1861-1865. Massachusetts Adjutant General's Office. Boston: Wright & Potter, 1868-1870. 2 volumes. Digitial edition, volume 1: http://www.archive.org/details/adjutantmassrec01courrich; volume 2: http://www.archive.org/details/adjutantmassrec02courrich

Roll of Honor: Names of Soldiers Who Died in Defense of the American Union, Interred in the National Cemeteries. U.S. Quartermaster's Department. Reprinted by Genealogical Pub. Co., 1994-. 10 volumes and Index. (Geneal Coll/973.76/U58)

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Volume Reel 0076 - Compiled records showing service of military units in volunteer Union organizations - MASSACHUSETTS Third Heavy Artillery Fourth Heavy Artillery Twenty-ninth Co., Unattached, Heavy Artillery Thirtieth Co., Unattached, Heavy Artillery First Independent Battery, light Artillery through Sixteenth Battery, light Artillery Maj. Cook's Co., light Artillery First Sharp Shooters, Volunteers Second Sharp Shooters, Volunteers First Infantry Second Infantry). http://www.archive.org/details/compiledrecordss0076unit

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Volume: Reel 0079 - Compiled records showing service of military units in volunteer Union organizations - MASSACHUSETTS Twentieth Infantry through Twenty-fifth Infantry. http://www.archive.org/details/compiledrecordss0079unit

Volume: Reel 0080 - Compiled records showing service of military units in volunteer Union organizations - MASSACHUSETTS Twenty-sixth Infantry through Thirty-first Infantry. http://www.archive.org/details/compiledrecordss0080unit

Volume: Reel 0081 - Compiled records showing service of military units in volunteer Union organizations - MASSACHUSETTS Thirty-second Infantry through Thirty-ninth Infantry. http://www.archive.org/details/compiledrecordss0081unit

Volume: Reel 0082 - Compiled records showing service of military units in volunteer Union organizations - MASSACHUSETTS Fortieth Infantry, Forty-second Infantry Forty-second Infantry (100 Days, 1864) Forty-third Militia, Infantry through Fifty-third Militia, Infantry Fifty-sixth Infantry Through Sixty-second Infantry First Unattached Co., Militia Infantry (90 Days, 1864) through Thirteenth Unattached Co., Militia Infantry (90 Days, 1864) Fifteenth Unattached Co., Militia Infantry (100 Days, 1864) through Twenty-seventh Unattached Co., Militia Infantry (1 year, 1864-65) Boston Cadet Co., Militia, Infantry Salem Cadets, Militia, Infantry Capt. Staten's Co., Volunteers, Infantry (6 Months, 1862). http://www.archive.org/details/compiledrecordss0082unit

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House, Charles J. The First Maine Heavy Artillery, 1862-1865. Portland, Maine, 1903. Digital edition: https://archive.org/stream/firstmaineheavya00shaw

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Nason, George W.  History and Complete Roster of the Massachusetts Regiments: Minute Men of '61. Smith & McCance, 1910. (Geneal Coll/973.741/N263). Digital edition: http://archive.org/details/historycompleter01naso

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Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion. United States Naval War Records Office. Library has Series I, vol. 1-7. Print. GPO, 1898-.  (Geneal Coll/973.71/O32)

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Regiments and Armories of Massachusetts, An Historical Narration of the Massachusetts Volunteer Militia. Charles Winslow Hall, editor. Boston, W.W. Potter, 1899-1901. Digital edition, Volume 1: http://archive.org/details/regimentsarmorie01hall; Volume 2: http://archive.org/details/regimentsarmorie02hall

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Revised Register of the Soldiers and Sailors of New Hampshire in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866. Prepared and published by authority of the Leigislature, by Augustus D. Ayling, Adjutant General. Concord: Ira C. Evans, Public Printer, 1895. Digital edition, Part 1 (pp. 1-602): http://www.archive.org/details/cu31924096263128; Part 2 (pp. 603-end), http://www.archive.org/details/cu31924096263136

Revised Roster of Vermont Volunteers and Lists of Vermonters Who Served in the Army and Navy of the United States During the War of the Rebellion, 1861-66. Theodore S. Peck, Adjutant-General. Montpelier, VT: Watchman Publishing, 1892. Digital edition: http://www.archive.org/details/cu31924080774148.

Robinson, Frank T.  History of the Fifth Regiment, M.V.M.  Boston: W. F. Brown & co., printers, 1879. Digital edition: http://archive.org/details/historyoffifthre00robi

Roe, Alfred C. Fifth Regiment Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry in Its Three Tours of Duty, 1861, 1862-'63, 1864. Fifth Regiment Veteran Association, 1911. Print. GenealColl 973.744 R698. Digital edition:  http://archive.org/details/fifthregimentmas00roea

Roe, Alfred S. Monuments, Tablets and Other Memorials Erected in Massachusetts to Commemorate the Service of Her Sons in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865. Boston, Mass.: Wright & Potter Print. Co., State printers, 1910. (GenealColl 973.76 R698). Digital edition: http://archive.org/details/monumentstablets00roea

Roe, Alfred Seelye. The Twenty-Fourth Regiment, Massachusuetts Volunteers, 1861-1866, "New England Guard Regiment." Published by Twenty-fourth Veteran Association, 1907.  Digital edition: http://archive.org/details/twentyfourthregi00roea

Roe, Alfred S. The Thirty-ninth Regiment Massachusetts Volunteers, 1862-1865. Print. Worcester, Mass.: Regimental Veteran Association, 1914. (GenealColl 973.744 R698). Digital edition available at: http://www.archive.org/stream/thirtyninthregim00roea

Roster and Genealogies of the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry. Website. Compiled by Susan Harnwell. http://www.nextech.de/ma15mvi/

Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865. Database with digital images. Wisconsin Historical Society. http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/roster/index.asp

Schouler, William. History of Massachusetts in the Civil War. Print. E.P. Dutton, 1868-71.  2 volumes. (Geneal Coll/973.7/S376).
Digital edition: volume 1: http://archive.org/details/massinthecivilwar01schorich; volume 2: http://archive.org/details/ahistorymassach00schogoog

Souvenir of the Celebration of the 120th Anniversary of the Concord Fight, April 19, 1775. Acton, Mass, 1895. (GenealColl 973.331 A188 ). Digital edition: http://archive.org/details/souvenirofcelebr00acto

Stevens, William B.  History of Stoneham, Massachusetts. Stoneham, Mass.: F.L. & W.E. Whittier, 1891. Digital edition: http://www.archive.org/stream/historystoneham00stevgoog

Supplement to the Annual Reports of the Adjutant General of the State of Maine, for the Years 1861,  '62, '63, '64, '65 and 1866. Print. The Adjutant General, 1867.  Cover title: Alphabetical Index of Maine Volunteers, etc., Mustered into the Service of the United States during the War of 1861. (Geneal Coll/973.7441/M225)

Supplement to the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. Broadfoot Publishing Company, 1994-. Check library’s catalog for holdings.

Talmadge, Katherine, et al. Boxborough: A Portrait of a Town, 1783-1983. Boxborough Bicentennial Commission, 1983. (ActonColl 974.44 B788b)

"U.S. Army, Register of Enlistments, 1798-1914." Database with digital images. Ancestry.com. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007. Original data: Register of Enlistments in the U.S. Army, 1798-1914; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M233, 81 rolls); Records of the Adjutant General’s Office, 1780’s-1917, Record Group 94; National Archives, Washington, D.C.

"U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963." Database with digital images. Ancestry.com. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012. Original data: Applications for Headstones for U.S. Military Veterans, 1925-1941. Microfilm publication M1916, 134 rolls. Records of the Office of the Quartermaster General, Record Group 92. The National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.

"U.S. National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938." Database with digital images. Ancestry.com. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc., 2007. Original data: Historical Register of National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M1749, 282 rolls).

"U.S. Returns from Regular Army Non-infantry Regiments, 1821-1916." Database with digital images. Ancestry.com. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Original data:

VermontCivilWar.org. Website. Tom Ledoux, web master. http://vermontcivilwar.org

Vital Records of Harvard Massachusetts to the Year 1850. Boston, Mass.: Wright & Potter, 1917. (GenealColl 929.2 M414).

Vital Records of Westford, Massachusetts, to the End of the year 1849. Salem, Mass.: The Essex Institute, 1915. (GenealColl 929.3 M414). Digital edition: http://archive.org/details/vitalrecordsofwe00westf

Waite, Otis, F.R. New Hampshire in the Great Rebellion. Claremont, NH, 1870. Digital edition:  http://archive.org/details/cu31924030907723

Watertown's Military History. Boston: David Clapp & Son, 1907. Digital edition: http://www.archive.org/details/watertownsmilita00water

Watson, Benjamin Frank. Addresses, Reviews and Episodes, Chiefly Concerning the "Old Sixth" Massachusetts Regiment. New York, 1901. Digital edition, http://www.archive.org/details/addressesreviews00wats

Watson, Benjamin, Frank.  Addresses, Reviews and Episodes, Chiefly Concerning the "Old Sixth" Massachusetts Regiment. New York, 1901. Digital edition: http://archive.org/details/addressesreviews00wats

Watson, Benjamin Frank. An Oration Delivered at Huntington Hall, Lowell, Massachusetts. Print. New York: L. Middleditch, printer, 1886? (GenealColl 973.744 W337). Digital edition in: http://archive.org/details/addressesreviews00wats

Whitcomb, Caroline Elizabeth. History of the Second Massachusetts Battery (Nims' Battery) of Light Artillery, 1861-1865. Concord, N.H.: The Rumford press [c1912]. (Geneal Coll/973.744/W581). Digital edition: http://archive.org/details/historyofsecondm00whit

Wilkinson, Warren. Mother, May You Never See the Sights I Have Seen: The Fifty-Seventh Massachusetts Veteran Volunteers in the Army of the Potomac, 1864-1865. Harper & Row, 1990. (973.744 W687 )

Willis, Henry A. The Fifty-Third Regiment Massachusetts Volunteers: Comprising also a History of the Siege of Port Hudson.  Print. Higginson Book Company, 2000. Originally published by Press of Blanchard & Brown,  1889. (Geneal Coll/973.744/W734). Digital edition: http://archive.org/details/fiftythirdregime00will

Wisconsin Losses in the Civil War: A List of Names of Wisconsin Soldiers Killed in Action, Mortally Wounded or Dying from Other Causes in the Civil War. Charles E. Estabrook, ed. Published by the State, Democrat Printing Co., 1915.  Digital edition: http://archive.org/details/wisconsinlossesi00esta