42d North Carolina Infantry
Clark, Walter, ed. Histories of the Several Regiments and Battalions from North Carolina in the
Great War, l86l‑'65.... Vol. 2. Wendell, NC: Broadfoot, 1982. pp. 789‑807 (11 photocopied pages). E573.4H57.1982v2. (Unit history and roster of officers).
Crute, Joseph H., Jr. Units of the Confederate States Army. Midlothian, VA: Derwent Books,
See p. 234 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.
Manarin, Louis H. & Jordan, Weymouth, T., comps. North Carolina Troops, l86l‑l865: A Roster.
Vol. 10. Raleigh, NC: Office of Arch & Hist, 1985. E573.3M3v10.
See pp. 188‑90 (3 photocopied pages) for a brief history of the regiment. Subsequent pages contain a unit roster.
Moore, John W. Roster of North Carolina Troops in the War Between the States. Vol. 3. Raleigh,
NC: Ashe & Gatling, 1882. pp. 170‑95 (13 photocopied pages). E573.3N87v3. (Unit roster).
Sifakis, Stewart. Compendium of the Confederate Armies: North Carolina. NY: Facts on File,
1992. pp. 140‑41 (1 photocopied page). E573S53.1992. (Unit organizational history).
The following pertinent personal papers are in the Institute's Manuscript Archive:
Allison, Joseph - CWMiscColl-vonDeckColl (Enlisted man's letter, Feb 25, 1865)
Brown, W.G. ‑ CWMiscColl‑FonvielleColl (Enlisted man's letter, Aug 12, 1864)