Buzhardt, Beaufort Simpson (1838 - 1862). Beaufort Simpson Buzhardt, 1838 - 1862). Newberry S. C. Diary. [n. p. 1916] 73 P. 2 plates (portraits). Copies in Georgia - Emory University and Texas State University. Signed Carrie Buzhardt Traywick, November 1, 1916.
Crute, Joseph H., Jr. Units of the Confederate States Army. Midlothian, VA: Derwent Books, 1987. Ref. See p. 252 (1 photocopied page) for a concise summary of the regiment's service.
Confederate Military History, Extended Edition. Vol. 6: South Carolina. Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot, 1987. 931 p. E484C65.1987v6. Contains numerous, scattered references to South Carolina units. CD-ROM available.
Dickert, D. Augustus. History of Kershaw's Brigade: With
Complete Roll of Companies, Biographical Sketches, Incidents, Anecdotes, Etc. Dayton, OH: Morningside, 1973. 583 p. E577.4K4K54.1973.
Reprint of 1899 ed.
Pitts, Thomas Henry. "A South Carolinian Awaits 'Abraham's Forces'." by Edward G. Longacre. Manuscripts, 30 (Winter 1978); 21-29.
Simpson, Dick & Tally. "Far, Far From Home": The Wartime Letters of Dick and Tally Simpson, Third South Carolina Volunteers. NY: Oxford UP, 1994. 316 p. E577.5.3rd.S56.1994.
Tucker, Glenn. Chickamauga - Bloody Battle in the West Morningside Bookshop. 1984. 437 pages with extensive bibliography and index. This is an excellent account of the Battle of Chickamauga. It includes notes on the participation of the 3rd Regiment. I have a few used hardback copies (ex-library) available. Contact JohnR238@aol.com for price and availability.
Wycoff, Mac. "Joseph B. Kershaw's South Carolina Brigade
in the Battle of Savage's Station." In The Peninsula Campaign of 1862: Yorktown to the Seven Days. Vol. 2. Campbell, CA:Savas Woodbury, 1995. pp. 111-27. E473.6.P46.1993v2.
Young, Abram Hayne. "Civil War Letters of Abram Hayne Young." Edited by Mary Wyche Burgess. South Carolina Historical Magazine, 78 (January 1977); 56-70.
The following manuscripts may be found in the US Military History Institute Archives:
Dalton, Wells M. - (Enlisted man's letters, Aug 22 & 28, 1862; Letter informing family of death, Feb 5, 1863)
West, Samuel L. - CWMiscColl (Pvt's letters, Apr 13, 1861-May
West, Samuel L. - RodGraggColl (Pvt's letter, Aug 8, 1861)