1.  Cunningham, Edward - The Port Hudson Campaign, 1862-1863 Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1963.

2Downs, Bobby N. - Arkansas Fifteenth (Gee-Johnson) Regiment Infantry, 1998.

3.  Edmonds, David C. - The Guns of Port Hudson, Vols. 1 & 2 Lafayette, LA: Acadiana Press, 1983-1984.
   (Note: Out of print but available at many libraries.)

4.  Hewitt, Lawrence L. (Edited by) - A Place Named...Desperate! Baton Rouge, 1982.

5.  Hewitt, Lawrence L. - Port Hudson - Confederate Bastion on the Mississippi Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1987.

6.  Hewitt, Lawrence L. and Bergeron, Jr., Arthur W. (Edited and Indexed for Publication) -  Post Hospital Ledger, Port Hudson, Louisiana, 1862-1863  Baton Rouge, LA: Le COMITE des ARCHIVES, 1981.


1.  Longacre, Edward G. - "The Port Hudson Campaign", The Civil War Times Illustrated, February 1972

2.  Faller, Phillip E. - "Pounding Port Hudson", America's Civil War, January 1994

Web Sites:

1.  National Park Service, Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System

2.  Port Hudson State Historic Site

3.  National Park Service Lesson Plan - The Siege of Port Hudson: "Forty Days and Nights in the Wilderness of Death"

4.  LSU Digital Library

5.  LSU Libraries Special Collections (photos)

Other Materials:

1.  Some photos from the National Archives (as noted).

2.  Some photos, maps, and other materials obtained at the Port Hudson State Historic Site, Jackson, LA.


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