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The Civil War: A Newspaper Perspective. [CD-ROM] ed. Malvern, Penn.: Accessible Archives, 1990.
The full-text of The Charleston Mercury, The New York Herald, and the Richmond Enquirer is contained on this CD-ROM. There are ca. 11,000 articles on the War from November 1, 1860 to April 30, 1865. Events, battles, maps, individuals, etc. in Rockingham County are available.
1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Newspapers - CD-ROM.
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"Confederate Engineers' Maps: Jeremy Francis Gilmer Collection." . Richmond: Virginia Historical Society, 1861-1865.
Ninety-four maps are available in this set that were produced throughout the Civil War. The majority were completed in 1864. The detail includes roads, landowner names, churches, geographic/geologic sites, iron and furnace works, etc. Rockingham County is represented on several sheets. A printed guide is useful to locate a map of choice.
1. Rockingham County - Maps. 2. Maps - Rockingham County. 3. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Maps. 4. Maps - Civil War, 1861-1865.
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Confederate Veteran. 40 + 3 vols. Wilmington, N.C.: Broadfoot, 1893-1932.
The Confederate Veteran was a monthly periodical published from 1893-1932. JMU's set is a reprint edition. A three volume index enhances the use of this title. The illustrated articles present a Confederate viewpoint and include reminiscences of the War along with national, state and local Confederate events and meetings. Advertisements will offer the researcher a look at the social, cultural , and business activity of the day. Turner Ashby is presented occasionally in this periodical. Rockingham County individuals and events are noted.
1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Periodicals. 2. Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862.
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Armstrong, Richard L. 7th Virginia Cavalry The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E. Howard, 1992. 259p.: illus., maps, tables Bibliography: p. 252-259.
The 7th Virginia Cavalry included men from Rockingham County. Battles and events in the County are noted throughout the War. Until his death in battle Turner Ashby is featured. Appendices include a roster of participants, list of companies, regimental strength, types of weapons used, and loses.
1. 7th Virginia Cavalry. 2. Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862. 3. Valley Campaign of 1862. 4. Valley Campaign of 1864. 5. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862. 6. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories.
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Armstrong, Richard L. 11th Virginia Cavalry The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E. Howard, 1989. 210p.: illus., maps, tables.
This regiment included men from Rockingham and surrounding counties. It was especially active in the County during the Valley Campaign of 1864. A number of soldiers are represented by photographs. Tables furnish information on casualties and other data. A roster of participants is appended.
1. 11th Virginia Cavalry. 2. Valley Campaign of 1864. 3. Rosser, Thomas L., 1836-1910.
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Armstrong, Richard L. 25th Virginia Infantry and 9th Battalion Virginia Infantry The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E. Howard, 1990. 263p.: illus., maps. Bibliography: p. 258-263.
Soldiers in these regiments included men from Rockingham County. Events throughout the War, and especially during the 1862 Valley Campaign, are noted. A roster of infantry members is appended.
1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories. 2. Valley Campaign of 1862. 3. 25th Virginia Infantry. 4. 9th Battalion Virginia Infantry.
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Ashcraft, John M. 31st Virginia Infantry The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E. Howard, 1988. [vi], 171p.: illus., maps, tables Bibliography: p. 166-171.
This military regiment was involved in battles and events throughout Virginia. References to the 1862 and 1864 Valley Campaigns in Rockingham County are noted. Appendices include a roster of participants, tables of command, hospitals used, individuals paroled at Appamattox, and several statistical tables.
1. 31st Virginia Infantry. 2. Valley Campaign of 1862. 3. Valley Campaign of 1864. 4. Civil War, 1861-1865- Regimental histories.
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Bakeless, John. Spies of the Confederacy. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1970. viii, 456p.
Rockingham County events and battles are noted in this work. In addition to information onTurner Ashby, two spies associated with Harrisonburg, David Humphreys and John E. Boyd, are noted.
1. Civil War , 1861-1865 - Spies. 2. Spies - Civil War, 1861-1865. 3. Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862. 4. Humphreys, David. 5. Boyd, John E.
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Bosse, David, comp. Civil War Newspaper Maps: A Cartobibliography of the Northern Daily Press. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Publishers, 1993. xv, 253p.: maps.
Twenty Northern newspapers were used to record 2,041 maps on Civil War battles and events. Rockingham County coverage includes maps of the Harrisonburg and Mt. Crawford areas along with a large number covering the 1862 and 1864 Valley campaigns.
1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Maps - Bibliography. 2. Maps - Civil War, 1861-1865 - Bibliography. 3. Valley Campaign of 1862 - Maps - Bibliography. 4. Valley Campaign of 1864 - Maps - Bibliography.
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Capuano, Matthew A. Rockingham County, Virginia During the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Travel Guide of Historic Sites in Rockingham County. [Harrisonburg, Va.: Prepared for Harrisonburg-Rockingham Chamber of Commerce Convention & Visitors Bureau, 1990. [10] p.: maps.
Following a brief introductory essay on the War in the Shenandoah Valley there are accounts of the several battles and skirmishes in the County. Information includes location and any note on memorials, etc. Other historic sites having Civil War interest are included.
1. Historic sites - Civil War, 1861-1865. 2. Historical Markers - Civil War, 1861-1865. 3. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Historic sites. 4. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Historical markers.
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Current, Richard N., et. al. Encyclopedia of the Confederacy. 4 vols. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1993.
The standard encyclopedia of the Confederacy. Bibliographies are included with each entry. Entries covering Rockingham County include the Cross Keys and Port Republic Battles, both Shenandoah Valley Campaigns, Turner Ashby, etc. Volume four has a comprehensive index.
1. Valley Campaign of 1862. 2. Valley Campaign of 1864. 3. Cross Keys, Battle of, 1862. 4. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862. 5. Jackson, Thomas J., 1824-1863. 6. Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862.
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Delauter, Roger U., Jr. 18th Virginia Cavalry. 2nd ed. The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E. Howard, 1985. 106p.: illus., maps Bibliography: p. 101-105.
Rockingham County men served in the 18th Virginia Cavalry. This regiment was in the County at various times during the War and saw action here especially during the 1864 Valley Campaign. An appendix contains a muster roll.
1. 18th Virginia Cavalry. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories. 3. Valley Campaign of 1864.
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Delauter, Roger U., Jr. 62nd Virginia Infantry The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E. Howard, 1988. 121p.: illus., maps. Bibliography: p. 118-121.
Although the 62nd Virginia Infantry was not involved in battles within Rockingham County their men traveled through and are noted in the County. A roster of soldiers is listed.
1. Regimental histories - Civil War, 1861-1865. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories. 3. 62nd Virginia Infantry.
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Delauter, Roger U., Jr. McNeill's Rangers.. 2nd ed. The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. W. Howard, 1986. 130p.: illus., maps. Bibliography: p. 126-130.
A history of John Hanson McNeill and his rangers that operated out of Harrisonburg and other areas in northwestern Virginia.
1. McNeill, John H., 1815-1864. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories. 3. Regimental histories - Civil War, 1861-1865. 4. McNeill's Rangers.
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Divine, John E. 35th Battalion Virginia Cavalry. 2nd ed. The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E. Howard, 1985. 112p.: illus., maps. Bibliography: p. 110-112.
This regiment served briefly in Rockingham County during the winter of 1863-1864 and in the Valley Campaign of 1864. Appendices include a muster roll and list of officers.
1. 35th Battalion Virginia Cavalry. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories.
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Driver, Robert J. The 1st and 2nd Rockbridge Artillery. 2nd ed. The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E. Howard, 1987. 162p.: illus., maps, tables. Bibliography: p. 144-153, 162.
The Valley Campaign of 1862 in Rockingham County is noted along with comments on the Cross Keys and Port Republic battles. Maps of these battles are provided. Rosters of the soldiers are listed.
1. Valley Campaign of 1862 - Regimental histories. 2. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862. 3. Cross Keys, Battle of, 1862. 4. Regimental histories - Civil War, 1961-1865. 5.1st Rockbridge Artillery. 6. 2nd Rockbridge Artillery. 7. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories.
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Driver, Robert J., Jr. 1st Virginia Cavalry The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E. Howard, 1991. 268p.: illus., maps, tables. Bibliography: p. 244-268.
Rockingham County men are included in this regiment. Muster roll and regimental registers are featured.
1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Registers, lists, etc. 3. 1st Virginia Cavalry.
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Driver, Robert J., Jr. 10th Virginia Cavalry The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E. Howard, 1992. 186p.: illus., maps, tables.
Rockingham County men made up a major portion of this regiment. An illustrated history of the regiment is followed by strength and casuality tables. A muster roll completes this work.
1. 10th Virginia Cavalry. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories.
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Driver, Robert J., Jr. 52nd Virginia Infantry The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E. Howard, 1986. 200p.: illus., maps, tables. Bibliography: p. 165-174.
This history includes a brief account of the battles at Cross Keys and Port Republic. A roster of regimental members is appended. The unit was organized in Staunton. Some members later lived in Rockingham County.
1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories. 2. Cross Keys, Battle of, 1862. 3. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862. 4. Valley Campaign of 1862. 5. 52nd Virginia Infantry.
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Driver, Robert J. The Staunton Artillery - McClanahan's Battery The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E. Howard, 1988. 127p.: illus., maps. Bibliography: p. 120-127.
McClanahan's Battery was involved a number of times in Rockingham County including the 1862 Valley Campaign. The book includes a roster of soldiers.
1. Regimental histories - Civil War, 1861-1865. 2. McClanahan's Battery. 3. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories.
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Frye, Dennis E. 2nd Virginia Infantry. 4th ed. The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E. Howard, 1984. 153p.: illus., charts, maps, tables. Bibliography: p. 143-146,.
This regiment saw action at the Battle of Port Republic. Following a history of the regiment there are statistics on casualties, photographs of several soldiers, and a regimental muster roll. The 4th ed. has an addendum of additional muster roll records.
1. 2nd Virginia Infantry. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories. 3. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862.
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Frye, Dennis E. 2nd Virginia Infantry. 1st ed. The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E. Howard, 1984. 146p.: illus., maps.

1. 2nd Virginia Infantry. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories. 3. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862
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Frye, Dennis E. 12th Virginia Cavalry The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E . Howard, 1988. 188p.: illus., maps, tables. Bibliography: p. 182-188.
This regiment was mainly composed of Shenandoah Valley men. Numerous skirmishes and events, particularly during the 1864 Valley Campaign, are noted within Rockingham County. A roster of cavalry members is appended.
1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories. 2. Valley Campaign of 1864. 3. 12th Virginia Cavalry.
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Grattan, George G. "Old Muster Rolls." Confederate Veteran 12, no. 9 (September 1904): 438.
Grattan announces a number of Confederate muster rolls were found in a Harrisonburg house. They were given to the county court in Harrisonburg. A list of the companies for which the rolls are available is printed.
1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Registers, lists, etc.
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Joslyn, Mauriel. The Biographical Register of the Immortal 600. Shippensburg, Penn.: White Mane, 1992. 230p.: graphs, tables.
A biographical register of 600 Confederate prisoners that came under fire from other Confederate forces. In addition to the detailed sketches there are various statistical tables and a roster by state and military organization. Rockingham County soldiers include Chapman B. Eastham, John H. Hawkins, David A. Jones, Joseph W. Kratzer, John Long, and Joseph W. Mauck.
1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Prisoners and prisons. 2. Eastham, Chapman B., [1837]-1865. 3. Hawkins, John H., 1841-1914. 4. Jones, David A., 1837-1918. 5. Kratzer, Joseph W. 6. Long, John, d. 1865. 7. Mauck, Joseph W., 1835-1912.
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Kennedy, Frances H., ed. The Civil War Battlefield Guide. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1990. xv, 317p.: illus., maps, tables Glossary: p. 303-305.
This illustrated guide includes maps with the battle descriptions. The Cross Keys and Port Republic battles are discussed. Each battle description notes the approximate location and who owns the land.
1. Valley Campaign of 1862 - Guide-books. 2. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862 - Guide-books. 3. Cross Keys, Battle of, 1862 - Guide-books.
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Library of Congress. Manuscript Division. Civil War Manuscripts: A Guide to Collections in the Manuscript Division of the Library of Congress. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, 1986. xvii, 391p.: illus., map.
A total of 1,064 manuscript collections are noted. Information includes collection name, dates of coverage, type of materials in the collection, and collection size. A large number of the collections include sources on the 1862 and 1864 Valley Campaigns.
1. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862 - Sources. 2. Valley Campaign of 1862 - Sources. 3. Valley Campaign of 1864 - Sources.
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Linderman, Gerald F. Embattled Courage: The Experience of Combat in the American Civil War. New York: Free Press, 1987. x, 357p.: illus. Bibliography: p. 335-350.
A scholarly study that contains brief mention of Turner Ashby and the battles at Cross Keys and Port Republic.
1. Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862. 2. Cross Keys, Battle of, 1862. 3. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862.
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Liskey, J. Nelson, and Sherwood, W. Cullen. Rockingham County Men in the Confederate Service 1861-1865. Dayton, Va.: Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society, 1990. 105p.: illus., table. Bibliography: p. 17-22.
A definitive list of Confederate veterans from Rockingham County. Items listed include name, enlistment date, rank, company, regiment, branch of service, and sources used. Twenty-six primary and secondary sources were used in this compilation.
1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Registers, lists, etc.
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Miller, William J. Mapping for Stonewall: The Civil War Service of Jed Hotchkiss. Washington, D.C.: Elliott & Clark, 1993. 176p.: illus., maps. Bibliographical essay: p. 169-172.
This book is important for its inclusion of battles and events in Rockingham County during the Civil War. One map shows the area surrounding Port Republic.
1. Hotchkiss, Jedediah, 1828-1899. 2. Maps - Civil War, 1861-1865. 3. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Maps.
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Mills, Gary B. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission. A Composite Directory of Case Files Created by the U.S. Commissioner of Claims, 1871-1880, Including Those Appealed to the War Claims Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Court of Claims. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1994. xviii, 666p. Bibliography: p. xviii.
In an alphabetical sequence each claim listing gives the state, county, commission number, office number, report number, year of claim, and claim status. Rockingham County claimants are included. Over 22,000 claims are noted.
1. Southern Claims Commission. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Claims.
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Moore, Robert H., II. The Danville, Eight[h] Star New Market and Dixie Artillery The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H.E. Howard, 1989. 110p.: illus., maps, tables.
This regimental history contains histories and rosters of three artillery batteries. Danville Artillery fought at Port Republic while the Eighth Star New Market Artillery was at Cross Keys. A map of the Cross Keys battle is provided. Rosters of the units and various tables complete this work. Several men from Rockingham County served in the Dixie Artillery.
1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories. 2. Danville Artillery Battery. 3. Eighth Star New Market Artillery Battery. 4. Dixie Artillery Battery. 5. Valley Campaign of 1862. 6. Cross Keys, Battle of, 1862. 7. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862.

Murphy, Terrence V. 10th Virginia Infantry The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H.E. Howard, 1989. 186p.: illus., maps, tables.
This regiment included many Rockingham County men. As Valley Guards from Harrisonburg they attended the trial and execution of John Brown. During the Civil War they were involved in many events and areas within Rockingham County. During the 1862 Valley Campaign they were involved in the Battle at Port Republic. They were also in action during the 1864 Valley Campaign. A roster of soldiers completes the book.
1. Valley Guards. 2. 10th Virginia Infantry. 3. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862. 4. Valley Campaign of 1862. 5. Valley Campaign of 1864.
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Musick, Michael P. 6th Virginia Cavalry The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E. Howard, 1990. 177p.: illus., maps. Bibliography: p. 169-177.
The 6th Virginia included men from Rockingham County. Battles and events in the County are included. A roster of soldiers and their vital statistics is appended.
1. 6th Virginia Cavalry. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories. 3. Valley Campaign of 1862. 4. Valley Campaign of 1864.
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Neff, Ray A. Valley of the Shadow. 2nd ed. Terre Haute, Ind.: Rana Publications, 1989. viii, 315, [2]p.: illus., maps, portraits. Bibliography: p. 219-227.

1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - History. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Church of the Brethren. 3. Linville Partisan Rangers. 4. Kline, John, 1797-1864. 5. Neff, John F., 1834-1862. 6. Rodgers, John. 7. Rodgers, John H. (Jackie). 8. Pence, Lewis. 9. O'Neal, Tillie. 10. Riddle, Joseph. 11. Showalter, Henry (Hen). 12. Turner, Horatio (Hank). 13. Gray, Algernon S., 1814-1878. 14. Gilmor, Harry. 15, Cook, Jacob. 16. Acker, Jacob (Jake). 17. Acker, Peter.
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Neff, Ray A. Valley of the Shadow. Terre Haute, Ind.: Rana Publications, 1987. vi, 313p.: illus., charts, maps, tables.
This is a study of Rockingham County before and during the Civil War. John Kline is featured. One chapter discusses John Francis Neff, a member of the Church of the Brethren, who participated, and was killed, in the War. As part of the John Kline story there is a discussion of the Linville Partisan Rangers and their part in his assassination. A large number of Rockingham County individuals are named. Detailed maps and a large number of photographs are furnished. An 1844 photograph of John Kline is printed. It is the only known Kline photograph.
1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - History. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Church of the Brethren. 3. Linville Partisan Rangers. 4. Kline, John, 1797-1864. 5. Neff, John F., 1834-1862. 6. Rodgers, John. 7. Rodgers, John H. (Jackie). 8. Pence, Lewis. 9. O'Neal, Tillie. 10. Riddle, Joseph. 11. Showalter, Henry (Hen). 12. Turner, Horatio (Hank). 13. Gray, Algernon S., 1814-1878. 14. Gilmor, Harry. 15. Cook, Jacob. 16. Acker, Jacob (Jake). 17. Acker, Peter.
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Reidenbaugh, Lowell. 27th Virginia Infantry The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E. Howard, 1993. 191p.: illus. Bibliography: p. 186-191.
The 27th Virginia Infantry was involved in battles and skirmishes in Rockingham County during both the 1862 and 1864 Valley Campaigns. A roster of participants is included.
1. 27th Virginia Infantry. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories. 3. Valley Campaign of 1862. 4. Valley Campaign of 1864. 5. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862.
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Reidenbaugh, Lowell. 33rd Virginia Infantry. 2nd ed. The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H. E. Howard, 1987. 151p.: illus, maps, tables.
This regiment included men from Rockingham County. The unit was involved at various times in the County including the 1862 and 1864 Valley Campaigns. Appendices contain casuality statistics, miscellaneous data on enlistment dates, and a roster of soldiers in the regiment.
1. 33rd Virginia Infantry. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories. 3. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862. 4. Cross Keys, Battle of, 1862. 5. Valley Campaign of 1862. 6. Valley Campaign of 1864.
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Robertson, James I. 4th Virginia Infantry. 2nd ed. The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. [Lynchburg, Va.]: [H. E. Howard], [1982]. 87p.: illus. Bibliography: p. 84.
This regiment was involved in Rockingham County battles and events, especially during the 1862 Valley Campaign. A roster of regimental members is appended.
1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories. 2. Cross Keys, Battle of, 1862. 3. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862. 4. Valley Campaign of 1862. 5. 4th Virginia Infantry.
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Robertson, James I., Jr. Stonewall Jackson: The Man, the Soldier, the Legend. New York: Macmillian Publishing, USA, 1997. xxiii, 950p. : illus., maps. Bibliography: p. 763-787.
Extensive coverage of the Valley Campaign of 1862 in Rockingham County is given in this scholarly study. Maps include the Shenandoah Valley and Port Republic battle.
1. Jackson, Thomas J., 1824-1863. 2. Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862. 3. Valley Campaign of 1862. 4. Cross Keys, Battle of, 1862. 5. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862.
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Roller, John. Gen. Robert E. Lee: Birthday Celebration, Thursday, Jan. 19, 1905. [Harrisonburg, Va.?]: [n.p.], 1905. 8p.
This publication is important to Rockingham County history because it was the first time General Roller addressed a Harrisonburg audience on his views relating to the Confederacy and the Civil War.
1. Roller, John E., 1844-1918. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Addresses, essays, lectures.
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Roller, John E. Our Heroes, the Leaders of a New Reformation. Address by John E. Roller, at the Centennial Celebration of the Birthday of Robert E. Lee, Delivered at the Opera House, New Market, Va. on Saturday, the 19th of January, 1907. [New Market, Va.?]: [n.p.], 1907. 15 p.
This address was by John E. Roller of Harrisonburg who served as an officer in the Confederate Army. It was reprinted from the New Market newspaper Shenandoah Valley of January 24, 1907. Roller extols various Confederate leaders in the Civil War and notes Rockingham County battles during the 1862 Valley Campaign. Turner Ashby, in death, is noted.
1. Valley Campaign of 1862. 2. Ashby, Turner, 1828-1862.
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Sherwood, W. Cullen. "Small Arms and Artillery: Projectiles as Tools of Analysis and Interpretation of Civil War Sites." In Upland Archaeology in the East, Symposium IV: February 16 Through February 18, 1990 at James Madison University., ed. Va.). Symposium on Upland Archaeology in the East (4th: 1990: Harrisonburg, 134-145. Atlanta, Ga.: USDA Forest Service, Southern Region, [1990?].
This paper looks at the arms used during the Civil War. Sherwood extensively uses the Cross Keys and Port Republic battles in his discussion, and listing, of small arms and artillery used at that time.
1. Cross Keys, Battle of, 1862. 2. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862. 3. Weapons - Civil War, 1861-1865. 4. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Weapons.
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Spratt, Thomas M., comp. Rockingham County Men in Gray. 2 vols. Athens, Ga.: Iberian Publishing Company, 1995.
Spratt has listed men born or residing in Rockingham County. Other individuals include men buried or married in the County. Appendices include "Probable Rockingham County Men," and a list of men with their unit designations. Additional information includes occupation, birth, death, wife, children, service record, and source of information.
1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Registers, lists, etc.
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Svenson, Peter. Preservation. Boston: Faber and Faber, 1994. ix, 190p.
The author alternates chapters between his early life in the north and his present life as a farmer, and artist, on a farm located at the the site of the Battle of Cross Keys. In the chapters dealing with the present Svenson talks about farming and preservation of the Cross Keys battleground.
1. Cross Keys - History. 2. Cross Keys, Battle of, 1862. 3. Historic Sites - Civil War, 1861-1865. 4. Historic preservation - Civil War, 1861-1865.
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United States. National Park Service. Study of Civil War Sites in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia: Pursuant to Public Law 101-628. Washington, D.C.: National Park Service, 1992. ix, 177p.: illus, folded maps, maps, tables. Bibliography: p. 153-156.
This document offers a comprehensive look at Civil War battle sites of the Shenandoah Valley. The emphasis of the law is on preservation. Sections include an overview of the situation, historical context of the battles, an analysis of each battlefield, discussion on the integrity and preservation of the battlefields, and the impact of tourism. A series of maps feature both historical and current use studies. The Cross Keys and Port Republic battlefields are featured throughout.
1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Historic sites. 2. Cross Keys, Battle of, 1862 - Historic sites. 3. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862 - Historic sites. 4. Historic sites - Civil War, 1861-1865.
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United States. War Department. The Civil War CD-ROM: War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. [CD-ROM] ed. Carmel, Ind.: Guild Press of Indiana, 1996.
This is a full-text database of The War of the Rebellion. It also contains several reference sources published on the War. Rockingham County battles and individuals are available in this, the most important primary source on the Civil War. See entry #1415 in the compiler's 1989 Rockingham County bibliography for the print edition.
1. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Sources - CD-ROM
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Wallace, Lee A., Jr. 5th Virginia Infantry.. 2nd ed. The Virginia Regimental Histories Series. Lynchburg, Va.: H.E. Howard, 1988. 184p.: illus., maps, tables. Bibliography: p. 174-180.
The 5th regiment was involved in Rockingham County several times during the War. There are comments on its activity during the Battle of Port Republic. Appendices include several tables that contain such topics as casualties and a roster of soldiers.
1. 5th Virginia Infantry. 2. Civil War, 1861-1865 - Regimental histories. 3. Port Republic, Battle of, 1862.
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