17th Mississippi Infantry


Crute, Joseph H., Jr. Units of the Confederate States Army. Midlothian, VA: Derwent Books,

1987. Ref.

See pp. 176-77 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.

Davis, Matthew J. A Long Journey Home. CW Times Illus 36 (May 1997): pp. 14-16, 50-52 &

54-55 (8 photocopied pages). Per.

Hawley, Steve C. "Barksdale's Mississippi Brigade at Fredericksburg." CW Hist 40 (Mar 1994):

pp. 5-24 (11 photocopied pages). Per.

Love, William A. "Mississippi at Gettysburg." Publications of the Mississippi Historical Society, In

Gettysburg Sources, Vol. 1. Baltimore: Butternut & Blue, 1986. pp. 122-49 (14 photocopied pages). E475.53G47.1986v1.

McIntosh, Hartman, ed. "'The Whole World Full of Smoke...': The Civil War Letters of Priviate

John Alemeth Byers, l7th Mississippi Infantry." Mil Images Mag 9 (May/Jun l988): pp. 6-11 (6 photocopied pages). SpColl

McNeily, J.S. Barksdale's Mississippi Brigade at Gettysburg: "Most Magnificant Charge of the

War." Gaithersburg, MD: Olde Soldier Books, 1987. 33 p. E475.53M32.1987.

Moore, Robert A. A Life for the Confederacy, as Recorded in the Pocket Diary of...Co. G, l7th

Mississippi Regiment, Confederate Guards, Holly Springs, Mississippi. Jackson, TN: McCowat-Mercer, 1959. 182 p. E605M83.

Sifakis, Stewart. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: Mississippi. NY: Facts on File, 1995.

pp. 100-02 (3 photocopied pages). E568S531995.


The following pertinent personal papers are in the Institute's Manuscript Archive:

Papers on Gettysburg - CWTIColl

Baker, Neil A. (Letter) - LeighColl Book 41 #17

Duke, J.W. (Memoir) - BrakeColl

Featherston, Winfield Scott - CWMiscColl

Fiser, John C. - CWTIColl

Henley (Memoir) - BrakeColl