Research Library

at Fort Davidson State Historic Site

Below is a listing of microfilm and CD/ROMs available at Fort Davidson State Historic Site for public research in their library. About 500 books are also available (link on right), along with copies of various manuscripts concerning the Battle of Pilot Knob and Trans-Mississippi Civil War Missouri. The site is also the local microfilm storehouse for the records of Immanuel Lutheran Church of Pilot Knob, which served as a battlefield hospital during the Civil War.

The library is open to the public daily during normal business hours. The site does not allow the borrowing of any items out of the library, but photocopying is available.

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Notre Dame University William Tecumseh Sherman Family Papers Reel #10 (General Thomas Ewing)
Kansas State Historical Society Thomas Ewing, Jr. Papers 1856-1908
Missouri Republican Missouri Republican Newspaper July 1865 - Dec. 1864
Missouri State Archives ML 328: Missouri State Militia 1st District Letters 1865
Missouri State Archives ML 328: Missouri State Militia 2nd District Letters
Missouri State Archives ML 328: Missouri State Militia 2nd and HQ Northeast
Missouri State Archives ML 328: Provost Marshal DeSoto, Mo. Documents 1863
Missouri State Archives ML 328: 1st MSM Cav. Div. Descriptive Rolls 1863-65
Missouri State Archives ML 328: 2nd MSM Cav. Descriptive Rolls
Missouri State Archives ML 328: 4th MSM Cav. Descriptive Rolls
Missouri State Archives ML 328: Company A Old 3rd MSM Cav. Descriptive Rolls 1862-1864
Missouri State Archives ML 222: 49th Mo. Inf. Volunteers Enrollment Card (Partial List)
Missouri State Archives ML 222: 50th Mo. Inf. Volunteers Enrollement Cards
Missouri State Archives ML 222: 51st Mo. Inf. Volunteers Enrollment Cards (Partial)
Missouri State Archives ML 221: 47th Mo. Inf. Volunteers Enrollment Cards (Partial)
Missouri State Archives ML 221: 48th Mo. Inf. Volunteers Enrollment Cards
Missouri State Archives ML 221: 49th Mo. Inf. Volunteers Enrollment Cards
Missouri State Archives ML 220: 44th Mo. Inf. Volunteers Enrollment Cards (Partial)
Missouri State Archives ML 220: 45th Mo. Inf. Volunteers Enrollment Cards
Missouri State Archives ML 220: 46th Mo. Inf. Volunteers Enrollment Cards
Missouri State Archives ML 220: 47th Mo. Inf. Volunteers Enrollment Cards (partial)
Missouri State Archives ML 191: Mo. State Militia Enrollment Cards 3rd MSM Cav.
Missouri State Archives ML 191: Mo. State Militia Enrollment Cards 4th MSM Cav.
Missouri State Archives ML 238: Home Guard Enrollment Cards
Missouri State Archives ML 239: Home Guard Enrollment Cards
Missouri State Archives ML 189: 2nd Regiment Mo. State Militia Cav. (Union)
Missouri State Archives ML 190: 1st Battery Mo. State Militia
Missouri State Archives ML 190: 2nd Battery Mo. State Militia
Missouri State Archives ML 190: Old 3rd Mo. State Militia Cav.
Missouri State Archives ML 190: New 3rd Mo. State Militia Cav.
Missouri State Archives ML 282: Military Maps of the Armies of the Potomac and James 1864 - 1865
Missouri State Archives ML 282: Confederate Hospital Roster 1861 - 1862
Missouri State Archives ML 282: Inventory of Estates 1861 - 1867
Missouri State Archives ML 282: Officers, Deceased Missouri Volunteers 1862 - 1865
Missouri State Archives ML 282: Enrolled Missouri Militia Exemptions 1863
Missouri State Archives ML 282: Missouri Troops 1863-64 Hospital Lists
Missouri State Archives ML 282: Surgeons and Asst. Surgeons Mo. State Militia Roster 1864
Missouri State Archives ML 282 Deceased Register 1862 - 1865
Missouri State Archives ML 282: Colored Troops 2nd and 65th Infantry Enrollment 1864 - 1865
Missouri State Archives ML 486: 50th Mo. Infantry Vol. Muster and Descriptive Rolls
Missouri State Archives ML 486: 51st Mo. Infantry Vol. Muster and Descriptive Rolls
Missouri State Archives ML 486: 52nd Mo. Infantry Vol. Muster and Descriptive Rolls
Missouri State Archives ML 486: 54th Mo. Infantry Vol. Muster and Descriptive Rolls
Missouri State Archives ML 486: Phelps County Mo. Infantry Vol. Muster and Descriptive Rolls
Missouri State Archives ML 486: German Regiment Mo. Infantry Vol. Muster and Descriptive Rolls
Missouri State Archives ML 486: Railroad Regiment Mo. Infantry Vol. Muster and Descriptive Rolls
Missouri State Archives ML 486: 52nd US Colored Troops Mo. Infantry Vol. Muster and Descriptive Rolls
Missouri State Archives ML 336: Missouri Special Orders and Sundry Letters 1865
Missouri State Archives ML 336: Missouri Special Orders Register 1885 - 1897
Missouri State Archives ML 336: Mo. State Militia-- Enrolled Mo. Militia and Missouri Militia Special Orders 1862-65
Missouri State Archives ML 336: 1st to 5th Mo. Troops Register 1861 (Descriptive, Discharged, Dead and Deserters 1862)
Missouri State Archives ML 336: Mo. Indexed Names Appearing on Special Orders 1861 - 1878
Missouri State Archives ML 336: Mo. Indexed Special Orders 1861 - 1862
Missouri State Archives ML 284: Confederate 3rd and 4th Inf. Final Statements 1865 (War Claims)
Missouri State Archives ML 284: Confederate 6th Inf. Final Statements (War Claims)
Missouri State Archives ML 284: Confederate 5th Inf. Final Statements (War Claims)
Missouri State Archives ML 484: 45th Mo. Vol. Inf. Muster Rolls
Missouri State Archives ML 484: 44th Mo. Vol. Inf. Muster Rolls
Missouri State Archives ML 484: 47th Mo. Vol. Inf. Muster Rolls
Missouri State Archives ML 484: 46th Mo. Vol. Inf. Muster Rolls
Missouri State Archives ML 484: 48th Mo. Vol. Inf. Muster Rolls
Missouri State Archives ML 484: 43rd Mo. Vol. Inf. Muster Rolls
Missouri State Archives ML 292: Register 1st-51st Mo. Vol. Inf. Volume I (A through F) 1861 - 1866
Missouri State Archives ML 292: Register 3rd MSM Cav.
Missouri State Archives ML 292: Register 5th MSM Cav.
Missouri State Archives ML 292: Register Phelps Regiment
Missouri State Archives ML 292: Register Stuart's Cav.
Missouri State Archives ML 292 Register Van Horns and K.C. Battery (1861 and 1862)
Missouri State Archives ML 283: Confederate 1st Mo. Cav. Final Statements (War Claims)
Missouri State Archives ML 283: Confederate 2nd Mo. Cav. Final Statements (War Claims)
Missouri State Archives ML 283: Confederate 3rd Mo. Cav. Final Statements (War Claims)
Missouri State Archives ML 283: Confederate 1st Mo. Inf. Final Statements (War Claims)
Missouri State Archives ML 283: Confederate 2nd Mo. Inf Final Statements (War Claims)
Missouri State Archives ML 335: Mo. State Militia and Volunteers Regimental Returns 1864
Missouri State Archives ML 335: Mo. Militia: Roster of Officers at State Convention April 1865
Missouri State Archives ML 335: Mo. Militia: Roster of Recruiting Officers 1861-62
Missouri State Archives ML 335: USRC 1st Artillery Co. Orders 1861 - 1865
Missouri State Archives ML 335: USRC 5th Inf. Morning Reports 1861-62
Missouri State Archives ML 335: 1st to 5th Mo. Troops Register 1861
Missouri State Archives ML 485: 48th Mo. Vol. Inf. Muster Roll
Missouri State Archives ML 485: 49th Mo. Vol. Inf. Muster Roll
Missouri State Archives ML 485: 45th Mo. Vol. Inf. Muster Roll
Missouri State Archives ML 485: 50th Mo. Vol. Inf. Muster Roll
Missouri State Archives ML 495: 3rd MSM Muster Rolls (Partial)
Missouri State Archives ML 495: 4th MSM Cav. Muster Rolls (Partial)
Missouri State Archives ML 494: 3rd MSM Muster Rolls (Partial)
National Archives Orders Issued by Brig. Gen. Stephen W. Kearney and Brig. Gen. Sterling Price to the Army of the West 1846 - 1848 (Microfilm)
National Archives Register of Confederate Soldiers, Sailors, and Citizens Who died in Federal Prisons and Military Hospitals in the North 1861 - 1865
National Archives Ordinance Manual for the Use of Officers of the United States Army (3rd Edition Philadelphia 1862) (Microfilm)
University of Missouri Reynolds, Thomas Caute Papers 1862 - 1866 (microfilm)
Westliche Post Daily Westliche Post/Mississippi Blatter Jul. 1864 - Dec. 1864 (German Text)
Broadfoot Publishing Roster of Confederate Soldiers 1861 - 1865 (CD/ROM)
Ernest, Jerry Night March to Gettysburg (CD/ROM)
Oliver, Philip A. Confederate Military History (CD/ROM)
Oliver, Phillip A. Southern Historical Society Papers (CD/ROM)
Busch, Editor Walter E. Thomas Ewing, Jr. Research 3/2000 (CD/ROM)
Guild Press of Indiana Official Records of Union and Confederate Armies (CD/ROM)
H-Bar Enterprises Civil War Clipart (CD/ROM)
H-Bar Enterprises The Old Confederate Veteran Magazine (1893 - 1912) (CD/ROM)
InfoBase Co. American Civil War (CD/ROM)
Iowa State Archives Civil War and Iowa: Greyhounds and Hawkeyes (CD/ROM)
Rom-Man Technologies The Civil War on CD/ROM

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