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  • Connelley, William Elsey, 1855-1930. Quantrill and the border wars, by William Elsey Connelley. Cedar Rapids, Ia., The Torch Press, 1910.
  • Edwards, John Newman, 1839-1889. Shelby and his men; or, The war in the West. By John N. Edwards. Cincinnati, Miami Printing and Publishing Co., 1867.
  • Knox, Thomas Wallace, 1835-1896. Camp-fire and cotton-field: southern adventure in time of war. Life with the Union armies, and residence on a Louisiana plantation. By Thomas W. Knox ... New York, Blelock and Company, 1865.
  • Neal, William A. An illustrated history of the Missouri Engineer and the 25th Infantry Regiments; together with a roster of both regiments and the last known address of all that could be obtained ... Ed. and comp. by Dr. W. A. Neal. Chicago, Donohue and Henneberry, printers, 1889. (Note: In Feb. 1864 the 25th Missouri Infantry and Bissell's Engineer Regiment of the West were consolidated to form the 1st Missouri Engineer Regiment.)


  • Diana (Steamer) Ship's Log, 1863, 1887. 1 v., 179 p. ill. Ship's log of the Diana (Steamer), 1863-1887, detailing her participation in naval actions of the Civil War in the Mississippi River, near St. Louis, Mo. The log includes: copied letters and general orders, March 4, 1863-Aug. 11, 1864; a roster of men on duty, Nov. 1864-Jan. 1865; a note about the ship's decommissioning; a list of custodians of the log, 1863-1885; a list of the Mississippi Marine Brigade members, 1887; two partial pages of accounts, 1865-1870 of D. E. Wilson and E. A. Hall; and a letter from E. A. Hall, 1865, pasted on the inside front cover. See also Warfare Along the Mississippi by (Lt. Col.) George E. Currie. Currie was the first log keeper and commander of the Diana. Wilson was the last keeper of the log and a member of the Mississippi Marine Brigade, Company C. Bio: The Diana was a member of the Federal Mississippi Ram Fleet, also known as Ellet's Fleet. 1 reel negative.

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