District of Columbia 2nd Battalion, Infantry (3 months, 1861)
for researching Washington, DC Units in the Civil War.
Baker, Lafayette C. The United States Secret Service in the Late War... St. Louis, MO: Holloway, 1889. pp. 167-203. E608.B1815.
Bolton, Horace W. Personal Reminiscences of the Late War. Chicago: H.W. Bolton, 1892. 219 p. E601.B69.
Carlilie, Richard. "The 1st District of Columbia Cavalry." Military Images Magazine (Sep/Oct 1986):
pp. 11-13. Per.
Dyer, Frederick H. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. Vol. 2. Powder Springs, GA: Eastern Digital Resources, 2003. E491.D992.
See also the following pertinent personal papers in the U. S. Military History Institute's Archives:
Baker, Lafayette C. - CWMiscColl (Official papers concerning claim of COL's widow,
Jan 18, 1865-1869)
Dyer, Frederick H. - A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion