Chamberlain to Spear, Nov. 27, 1896; original in Abbot Spear collection, Warren, Maine; copy provided by Pejepscot Historical Society, Brunswick, Maine.


3. Styple, William B. (Ed.). With a Flash of His Sword: The Writings of Major Holman S. Melcher, 20th Maine Infantry, Belle Grove Publishing Co., Kearny, N.J., 1994, p. vii

4. Shaara, Michael. The Killer Angels, David McKay Co., New York, 1974, p. vii

5. Styple, op. cit., p. 143

6. ibid., p. 42

7. ibid., p. 123

8. Chamberlain, Joshua L. First report on actions of 20th Maine

at Little Round Top, July 6, 1863; reprinted as addendum to Chamberlain's "Through Blood and Fire at Gettysburg, "Stan Clark Military Books, Gettysburg, Pa., 1994, p. 54

9. Styple, op. cit., p. 133

10. Chamberlain, op. cit., p. 54

11. ibid.

12. A.M. Judson, History of the Eighty-Third Regiment Pennsylvania V3" 13. Styple, op. cit., p. 122

14. ibid., p. 296

15. Chamberlain, Joshua L. "Through Blood and Fire at Gettysburg," Stan Clark Military Books, Gettysburg, Pa., 1994 reprint of 1913 article, p. 22

16. Styple, op. cit., p. 61

17. Norton, Oliver Willcox. The Attack and Defense of Little Round Top, Stan Clark Military Books, Gettysburg, Pa., 1992 reprint of 1913 original, p. 262

18. Judson, op. cit., p. 68

19. Styple, op. cit., p. 139