Bibliographical References

Primary Source Books & Articles:

Andrews, Christopher C. History of the Campaign of Mobile: Including the Cooperative Operations of Gen. Wilson’s Cavalry in Alabama. New York: D. Van Nostrand, 1867.

Mahan, Dennis H. A Treatise on Field Fortification, Containing Instructions on the Methods of Laying Out, Constructing, Defending, and Attacking Intrenchments, with the General Outlines Also of the Arrangement, the Attack and Defence of Permanent Fortifications. 1856.

Maury, Dabney H. “Defence of Mobile in 1865.” Southern Historical Society Papers 3, no. 1 (January 1877), 1-11.

Maury, Dabney H. “Defence of Spanish Fort.” Southern Historical Society Papers 39 (April 1914), 130-136.

Maury, Dabney H. Recollections of a Virginian in the Mexican, Indian, and Civil Wars. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1894.

Maury, Dabney H. “Souvenirs of the War.” Daily Crescent (New Orleans), March 19, 1866, 4.

United States War Department. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Washington: Government Printing Office, 1897.

Waterman, George S. “Afloat-Afield-Afloat.” Confederate Veteran, Vol. VII, 490-492, November 1899.

Waterman, George S. “Afloat-Afield-Afloat.” Confederate Veteran, Vol. VIII, 53-55, February 1900.

Waterman, George S. “Afloat-Afield-Afloat.” Confederate Veteran, Vol. VIII, p. 21-24, January 1900.

Williams, James M., and John K. Folmar. From That Terrible Field: Civil War Letters of James M. Williams, 21st Alabama Infantry Volunteers. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1981.

Secondary Source Books & Articles

Barthel, Diane L. Historic Preservation: Collective Memory and Historical Identity. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1996.

Bergeron, Arthur W. Confederate Mobile. Baton Rouge: LSU Press, 2000.

Bergeron, Arthur W. “The Twenty-Second Louisiana Consolidated Infantry in the Defense of Mobile.” The Alabama Historical Quarterly 38, no. 3 (Fall 1976), 204–213.

Delaney, Caldwell. Confederate Mobile: A Pictorial History. Mobile: The Haunted Bookshop, 1971.

Weaver, John R. A Legacy in Brick and Stone: American Coastal Defense Forts of the Third System, 1816-1867. Missoula, MT: Pictorial Histories Publishing Co, 2001.

Archival Manuscripts

Alabama Department of Archives and History, Montgomery, AL

Confederate Regimental History Files

Lyons, Mark. “The War Letters of Mark Lyons”

Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, MN

             Andrews, C.C.   “C.C. Andrews Papers,”  1865-1866.    

            Edwards, Elijah E. Elijah E. Edwards Civil War Journal,” March 10-October 6, 1865

History Museum of Mobile, Mobile, AL

Laura Roberts Pillans, “Diary of Mrs. Laura Roberts Pillans,” 11 July 1863 – 2            November 1865


McAlester, M. D. Plan No. 8 Siege Operations at Spanish Fort, Mobile Bay By the U.S. Forces Under Maj Gen Canby. Washington: Secretary of War, Office of the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army, 1879.,0.288,0.31,0.143,0.

Evans, H. C. Map: Siege of Spanish Fort, March 27th to April 28th, 1865. The Army of West Mississippi, n.d.