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HISTORICAL RESOURCES BRANCH


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MEXICAN WAR
The following select bibliographies are derived from materials assembled over the years by historians, archivists and librarians assigned to the Historical Resources Branch and its predecessors. They are incomplete drafts, but are offered to assist researchers. Users should remember that they are supplemental to the primary Army bibliographic services provided by the US Army Military History Institute through its Reference Bibliography (Ref Bibs) program.

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Taylor's Campaign

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Mexican Army

Draft as of 22 March 1997

General Bibliography

Anderson, Robert. An Artillery Officer in the Mexican War, 1846-7: Letters of Robert Anderson, Captain 3rd Artillery, USA. Edited by Eba Anderson Lawton. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1911.

Archer, J. J. "A Marylander in the Mexican War; Some Letters of J. J. Archer." Edited by C. A. Porter Hopkins. Maryland Historical Magazine, (December 1959).

Barbour, Philip Norbourne. Journals of the Late Philip Norbourne Barbour, Captain of the 3rd Regiment ... and his wife ... Written during the War with Mexico, 1846 .... New York: 1936.

Barton, Henry W. "Five Texas Frontier Companies During the Mexican War." Southwestern Historical Quarterly, (July 1962).

Bauer, K. Jack. Surfboats and Horse Marines: U.S. Naval Operations in the Mexican War, 1846-1848. Annapolis: United States Naval Institute, 1969.

-----. The Mexican War, 1846-1848. New York: Macmillan Co., 1974.

-----. Zachary Taylor: Soldier, Planter, Statesman of the Old Southwest. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1985.

Beauregard, Pierre G. T. With Beauregard in Mexico; the Mexican War reminiscences of P. G. T. Beauregard. Edited by T. Harry Williams. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1956.

Bennett, Charles. "The Mexican War Drawings of Lachlan Allan Maclean." El Palacio, 95 (Fall/Winter 1989), pp. 66-69.

Bergeron, Paul H. The Presidency of James K. Polk. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1987.

Bill, Alfred Hoyt. Rehearsal for Conflict; the War with Mexico, 1846-1848. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1947.

Boyett, Gene W. "Money and Maritime Activities in New Orleans During the Mexican War." Louisiana History, 17 (Fall 1976), pp. 413-429.

Chidsey, Donald Barr. The War with Mexico. New York: Crown Publishers, 1968.

Clarke, Dwight L. Stephen Watts Kearny: Soldier of the West. 1961.

Collins, John R. "Mexican War: A Study in Fragmentation." Journal of the West, (April 1972), pp..

Conner, Philip S. The Home Squadron Under Commodore Conner in the War With Mexico. Philadelphia: Privately printed, 1896.

Connor, Seymour V., and Odie B. Faulk. North America Divided: The Mexican War, 1846-1848. New York: Oxford University Press, 1971.

-----. "Attitudes and Opinions about the Mexican War, 1846-1970." Journal of the West, (April 1972), pp. 361-366.

Cox, Leander M. "Mexican War Journal of Leander M. Cox." Edited by Charles F. Hinds. Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, (January, July 1957), pp..

Davies, Thomas M., Jr. "Assessments During the Mexican War An Exercise in Futility." New Mexico Historical Review, (July 1966), pp..

Dittman, Ralph E. "Santa Anna's Battle of New Orleans." Louisiana History, (Spring 1984), pp. 189-197.

Driver, Les. "Carrillo's Flying Artillery: The Battle of San Pedro." California Historical Society Quarterly, (December 1969), pp. 335-349.

Durham, Walter T. "Mexican War Letters to Wynnewood." Tennessee Historical Quarterly, (Winter 1974), pp. 389-409.

Eisenhower, John S. D. So Far From God: The U.S. War With Mexico. New York: Random House, 1989.

Elliott, Charles W. Winfield Scott, the Soldier and the Man. New York: Macmillan, 1937.

Eubank, Damon R. "Kentucky in the Mexican War: Public Responses, 1846-1848." Ph.D. Dissertation, Mississippi State University, 1989.

Falccus, Elmer W. "Commodore David Porter and the Mexican Navy." Hispanic American Historical Review, (August 1954), pp..

Forris, Jonathan T. "Michael Kelly Lawler (1814-82): Mexican and Civil War Officer." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society, (Winter 1956), pp..

Frost, John. The Mexican War and Its Warriors. Philadelphia: 1848.

Gamble, Richard Dalzell. "Garrison Life at Frontier Military Posts, 1830-1869." Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Oklahoma, 1956.

Garrett, Jenkins. The Mexican-American War of 1846-1848: A Bibliography of the Holdings of the Libraries, The University of Texas at Arlington. Edited by Katherine R. Goodwin. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1995.

Graebner, Norman A. "Lessons of the Mexican War." Pacific Historical Review, (August 1978), pp. 325-342.

Gregg, Josiah. Diary & Letters of Josiah Gregg: Southwestern Enterprises, 1840-1847. Edited by Maurice Garland Fulton. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1941.

Grivas, Theodore. Military Governments in California, 1846-1850, with a Chapter on Their Use in Louisiana, Florida, and New Mexico. Glendale: Arthur H. Clark Co., 1963.

Hamilton, Holman. Zachary Taylor, Soldier of the Republic. 1941.

Heidler, Jeanne Twiggs. "The Military Career of David Emanuel Twiggs." Ph.D. Dissertation, Auburn University, 1988.

Henry, Robert S. The Story of the Mexican War. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1950.

Henry, William S. Campaign Sketches of the War With Mexico. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1847.

Higham, C. L. "Songs of the Mexican War: An Interpretation of Sources." Journal of the West, 28 (July 1989), pp. 16-23.

Hindman, Thomas C. "A Letter Written by General Thomas C. Hindman in Mexico." Edited by Ted R. Worley. Arkansas Historical Quarterly, (Winter 1956), pp..

Hinton, Harwood Perry. "The Military Career of John Elias Wool, 1812-1863." Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Wisconsin, 1960.

Hitchcock, Ethan Allan. Fifty Years in Camp and Field; Diary of Major-General Ethan Allan Hitchcock, U.S.A. Edited by W. A. Croffut. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1909.

Hostetter, John D. "The Second Dragoons and American Expansion: 1836-1861." Master's Thesis, Florida State University.

Houston, Donald E. "The Role of Artillery in the Mexican War." Journal of the West, (April 1972), pp..

Irey, Thomas R. "Soldier, Suffering and Dying in the Mexican War." Journal of the West, (April 1972), pp..

Kirkham, Ralph W. The Mexican War Journal and Letters of Ralph W. Kirkham. Edited by Robert Ryal Miller. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1991.

Kuehl, Daniel T. "'Double-Shot Your Guns and Give 'Em Hell!' Braxton Bragg and the War in Mexico." Civil War History, 37 (March 1991), pp. 51-65.

Lane, Henry S. "The Mexican War Journal of Henry S. Lane." Edited by Graham A. Barringer. Indiana Magazine of History, (December 1957), pp..

Lofgren, Charles A. "Force and Diplomacy, 1846-1848: The View From Washington." Military Affairs, 31 (Summer 1967), pp. 57-64.

McCaffrey, James Michael. "The American Soldier in the War with Mexico, 1846-1848: 'American Blood on American Soil'." Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Houston, 1990.

McCall, George A. Letters From The Frontiers. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott and Co., 1868.

McClellan, George B. The Mexican War Diary of George B. McClellan. Edited by William Starr Myers. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1917.

McDaniel, Isaac. "The Impact of the Mexican War on Anti-Catholicism in the United States." Ph.D. Dissertation, Notre Dame University, 1991.

McNaughton, Marion R. "James Walker--Combat Artist of Two American Wars." Military Collector and Historian, 9 (Summer 1957), pp. 33-35.

McWhiney, Grady, and Sue McWhiney, editors. To Mexico with Taylor and Scott, 1845-1847. Waltham: Blaisdell Publishing Co., 1969.

May, Robert E. John A. Quitman: Old South Crusader. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1985.

Michael, Steven B. "Ohio and the Mexican War: Public Response to the 1846-1848 Crisis." Ph.D. Dissertation, Ohio State University, 1985.

-----. "A Year's Campaign: Dewitt C. Loudon's Mexican War." Timeline, 9 (April/May 1992), pp. 18-33.

Miller, Roger C. "Yellow Jack at Vera Cruz." Prologue, 10 (Spring 1978), pp. 42-53.

Mullins, William H. "The British Press and the Mexican War: Justin Smith Revised." New Mexico Historical Review, (July 1977), pp. 207-227.

Nelson, Anna Louise Kasten. "The Secret Diplomacy of James K. Polk During the Mexican War, 1846-1847." Ph.D. Dissertation, George Washington University, 1972.

-----. "Secret Agents and Security Leaks: President Polk and the Mexican War." Journalism Quarterly, (Spring 1975), pp. 9-14.

Oberly, James W. "Military Bounty Land Warrants of the Mexican War." Prologue, 14 (Spring 1982), pp. 25-34.

Patrick, Rembert W. Aristocrat in Uniform: General Duncan L. Clinch. 1963.

Peterson, Charles J. The Military Heroes of the War with Mexico.

Peterson, Clarence S. Known Military Dead During the Mexican War, 1846-48. Baltimore: Privately printed, 1957.

Polk, James K. The Diary of James K. Polk During His Presidency, 1845 to 1849. Edited by Milo M. Quaife. 4 vols. Chicago: A. C. McClurg and Co., 1910.

-----. Correspondence of James K. Polk. Edited by Wayne Cutler, Earl J. Smith, and Carese M. Parker. vols. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, .

Reeves, Jesse S. American Diplomacy under Tyler and Polk. Baltimore: 1907.

-----. "The Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo." American Historical Review, 10 (January 1905), pp. 309-324.

Reilly, Tom "'The War Press of New Orleans': 1846-1848." Journalism History, 13 (Autumn/Winter 1986), pp. 86-95.

Richmond, Douglas W., editor. Essays on the Mexican War. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1986.

Ripley, Roswell. The War With Mexico. 2 vols. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1849.

Ryan, Daniel J. "Ohio in the Mexican War." Ohio Archaeological and Historical Quarterly, 21 (April-July 1912), pp. 277-295.

Sandweiss, Martha A.; Rick Stewart; and Ben W. Huseman. Eyewitness to War: Prints and Daguerreotypes of the Mexican War, 1846-1848. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1989.

Sellers, Charles G. James K. Polk, Jacksonian, 1795-1843. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1957.

Silver, James W. Edmund Pendleton Gaines, Frontier General. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1949.

Singletary, Otis A. The Mexican War. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1960.

Smith, George Winston, and Charles Judah, editors. Chronicles of the Gringos: The U.S. Army in the Mexican War, 1846-1848. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1968.

Smith, Gustavus W. "Company A Engineers in Mexico, 1846-1847." Military Engineer, (September-October 1964), pp..

Smith, Justin H. The War with Mexico. 2 vols. New York: Macmillan Co., 1919.

Spurlin, Charles. "Camp Life of the Texas Volunteer in the Mexican War." Texana, (1974), pp. 248-263.

Stevens, Hazard. The Life of Isaac Ingalls Stevens. 2 vols. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Co., 1900.

Tutorow, Norman E., compiler. The Mexican-American War: An Annotated Bibliography. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1981.

Tyler, Ronnie C. "Mexican War: A Lithographic Record." Southwestern Historical Quarterly, (July 1973), pp. 1-84.

Wallace, Edward S. General William Jenkins Worth. 1953.

-----. "Deserters in the Mexican War." Hispanic American Historical Review, (August 1935), pp..

Wallace, Lee A., Jr. "Raising a Volunteer Regiment for Mexico, 1846-1847." North Carolina Historical Review, (January 1958), pp..

Wilcox, Cadmus M. History of the Mexican War. Washington: Church News Publishing Co., 1892.

Winders, Richard Bruce. "Mr. Polk's Army: Politics, Patronage, and the American Military in the Mexican War." Ph.D. Dissertation, Texas Christian University, 1994.

Government Documents

U.S. Congress. Senate. Memoir of a Tour to Northern Mexico, Connected with Col. Doniphan's Expedition, in 1846 and 1847. [By A. Wizlizenus, M.D.] Senate Miscellaneous Document 26, 30th Congress, 1st Session, Serial 511, 1847-48.

U.S. Congress. House. Notes of a Military Reconnaissance, from Fort Leavenworth, in Missouri, to San Diego, in California. [By Lieutenant Colonel W. H. Emory.] House Document 41, 30th Congress, 1st Session, Serial 517, 1847-48.

-----. -----. Report of Lieut. J. W. Abert, of his Examination of New Mexico, in the Years 1846-47. House Document 41, 30th Congress, 1st Session, Serial 517, 1847-48.

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CAUSES

Benjamin, Thomas. "Recent Historiography of the Origins of the Mexican War." New Mexico Historical Review, 54 (July 1979), pp. 169-182.

Bochis, Hal W. "Caleb B. Smith's Opposition to the Mexican War." Indiana Magazine of History, 69 (June 1973), pp. 95-114.

Brack, Gene M. "Mexican Opinion, American Racism, and the War of 1846." Western History Quarterly, (April 1970), pp. .

Charnley, Jeffrey G. "'Swords into Plowshares': A Hope Unfulfilled: Michigan Opposition to the Mexican War, 1846-1848." Old Northwest, 8 (Fall 1982), pp. .

Ellsworth, C. S. "American Churches and the Mexican War." American Historical Review, 45 (January 1940), pp. 301-326.

Franklin, John Hope. "The Southern Expansionists of 1846." Journal of Southern History, (August 1959), pp. .

Fuller, John D. P. The Movement for the Acquisition of All Mexico. Baltimore: 1936.

Gilley, B. H. "'Polk's War' and The Louisiana Press." Louisiana History, 20 (Winter 1979), pp. 5-23.

-----. "Tennessee Whigs and the Mexican War." Tennessee Historical Quarterly, (Spring 1981), pp. 46-47.

Golden, Gurston. "Business Sentiment and the Mexican War." New York History, (January 1952), pp. .

Graebner, Norman A. "The Mexican War: A Study in Causation." Pacific Historical Review, 49 (August 1980), pp. 405-426.

Gruber, Robert H. "The Cross, Porter and Thornton Episodes: America's Inauspicious Entry Into the Mexican War." Military History of Texas and the Southwest, 12 (), pp. 186-201.

Lander, Ernest McPherson, Jr. Reluctant Imperialists: Calhoun, The South Carolinians, and the Mexican War. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1980.

-----. "The Reluctant Imperialist: South Carolina, the Rio Grande, and the Mexican War." Southwest Historical Quarterly, (January 1975), pp. 254-270.

McAfee, Ward. "A Reconsideration of the Origins of the Mexican-American War." Southern California Quarterly, 62 (Spring 1980), pp. .

Merk, Frederick. "Dissent in the Mexican War." Massachusetts Historical Society Proceedings, 81 (1969), pp. 120-136.

Rives, George L. The United States and Mexico, 1821-1848. 2 vols. New York: 1913.

Smith, Ralph A. "Indians in American-Mexican Relations Before the War of 1846." Hispanic American Historical Review, 43 (February 1963), pp. 34-64.

Spurlin, Charles. "American Attitudes in the Mexican-American War." Military History of Texas and the Southwest, 12 (), pp. 84-92.

Weber, David J. The Mexican Frontier, 1821-1846: The American Southwest under Mexico. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1982.

-----. "American Westward Expansion and the Breakdown of Relations Between Pobladores and 'Indios Barbaros' on Mexico's Far Northern Frontier, 1821-1846." New Mexico Historical Review, 56 (July 1981), pp. 221-238.

TAYLOR'S CAMPAIGN

Alberts, Don E. "The Battle of Peralta." New Mexico Historical Review, (October 1983), pp. 369-379.

Dana, Napoleon J. T. Monterrey Is Ours! The Mexican War Letters of Lieutenant Dana, 1845-1847. Edited by Robert H. Ferrell. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1990.

Dillon, Lester R., Jr. "American Artillery in the Mexican War, 1846-1847." Military History of Texas and the Southwest, (1973), pp. 7-30, 109-127, 149-172.

Giddings, Luther. Sketches of the Campaign in Northern Mexico in Eighteen Hundred Forty-six and Seven. New York: George P. Putnam and Co., 1853.

Haley, James Evetts. Fort Congo and the Texas Frontier. San Angelo, Tex.: San Angelo Standard-Times, 1952.

Hamilton, Holman. Zachary Taylor: Soldier of the Republic. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1941.

Kreneck, Thomas H. "The North Texas Regiment in the Mexican War." Military History of Texas and the Southwest, 12 (), pp. 110-117.

Kuehl, Daniel T. "'Double Shot Your Guns and Give 'Em Hell!: Braxton Bragg and the War in Mexico." Civil War History, 37 (March 1991), pp. 51-65.

Lavender, David. Climax at Buena Vista. Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1966.

McKinley, Silas Bent, and Silas Bent. Old Rough and Ready: The Life and Times of Zachary Taylor. New York: Vanguard Press, 1946.

Nichols, Edward J. Zach Taylor's Little Army. Garden City: Doubleday, 1963.

Roberts, Thomas D. "Resaca de la Palma: A Traditional Episode in the History of the Second Cavalry." Military Affairs, 1 (Fall 1937), pp. 101-107.

Sanchez, Joseph P. "General Mariano Arista at the Battle of Palo Alto, Texas, 1846: Military Realist or Failure?" Journal of the West, (April 1985), pp. 8-21.

Smith, Persifer F. "The Second Brigade, at Monterey." Historical Magazine, 3d Ser., 3 (March 1874), pp. 138-140.

Taylor, Zachary. Letters of Zachary Taylor from the Battlefields of the Mexican War. Edited by William K. Bixby. Rochester, N.Y.: Genesee Press, 1908.

Wallace, Edward S. General William Jenkins Worth, Monterey's Forgotten Hero. Dallas: Southern Methodist University Press, 1953.

Walworth, Ellen Hardin. "The Battle of Buena Vista." Magazine of American History, 3 (December 1879), pp. 705-738.

1. Includes information on engagements represented on the Army Flag by the streamers: Palo Alto (8 May 1846); Resaca de la Palma (9 May 1846); Monterey (21 September 1846); and Buena Vista (22-23 February 1847).

SCOTT'S CAMPAIGNS

Bauer, K. Jack. "The Veracruz Expedition of 1847." Military Affairs, 20 (Fall 1956), pp. 162-169.

Elliott, Charles Winslow. Winfield Scott: The Soldier and the Man. New York: Macmillan Co., 1937.

Lee, Robert E. "'We Are Our Own Trumpeters': Robert E. Lee Describes Winfield Scott's Campaign to Mexico City." Edited by Gary W. Gallagher. Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, 95 (July 1987), pp. 363-375.

McNaughton, Marian R. "James Walker--Combat Artist of Two American Wars." Military Collector and Historian, 9 (Summer 1957), pp. 33-35.

Miller, Roger G. "Yellow Jack at Vera Cruz." Prologue, 10 (Spring 1978), pp. 42-53.

Perry, Milton F. "Four Walker Paintings." Military Collector and Historian, 9 (Winter 1957), pp. 109-110.

Pohl, James W. "Influence of Antoine Henri de Jomini on Winfield Scott's Campaign in the Mexican War." Southwest Historical Quarterly, 77 (July 1973), pp. .

Scammon, E. Parker. "A Chapter of the Mexican War." Magazine of American History, 14 (December 1885), pp. 562-576. [Eyewitness memoirs]

Scott, Winfield. General Scott's Correspondence with Hon. W. L. Marcy, Secretary of War Under President Polk. Washington: 1848.

-----. Memoirs of Lieut.-General Scott, LLD. Written by Himself. 2 vols. New York: Sheldon and Co., 1864.

Semmes, Raphael. The Campaign of General Scott, in the Valley of Mexico. Cincinnati: Moore and Anderson, 1852.

Smith, Cornelius C., Jr. "Our First Amphibious Assault." Military Review, 38 (February 1959), pp. 18-28.

Smith, Edmund Kirby. To Mexico With Scott, Letters of Captain E. Kirby Smith to His Wife. Edited by Emma Jerome Blackwood. Cambridge, Mass.: 1917.

Spencer, Ivor. "Overseas War--In 1846!" Military Affairs, 9 (Winter 1945), pp. 306-313.

Swan, Guy C., III, et al. "Scott's Engineers." Military Review, 63 (March 1983), pp. 61-69. [Company A, Engineers]

Wallace, Edward S. "The United States Army in Mexico City." Military Affairs, 13 (Fall 1949), pp. 158-166.

Includes information on engagements represented on the Army Flag by the streamers: Vera Cruz (9-29 March 1847); Cerro Gordo (17 April 1847); Contreras (18-20 August 1847); Churubusco (20 August 1847); Molino del Rey (8 September 1847); and Chapultepec (13 September 1847).

WESTERN OPERATIONS

Amero, Richard W. "The Mexican-American War in Baja California." Journal of San Diego History, (Winter 1984), pp. 49-64.

Armstrong, Andrew. "The Brazito Battlefield." New Mexico Historical Review, 35 (January 1960), pp. 63-74.

Biggs, Donald C. Conquer and Colonize: Stevenson's Regiment and California. San Rafael: Presidio Press, 1977.

Brooke, George M., Jr. "The Vest Pocket War of Commodore Jones." Pacific Historical Review, (August 1962), pp. .

Chalfant, William Y. Dangerous Passage: The Santa Fe Trail and the Mexican War. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1994.

Clark, Kimball. "The Epic March of Doniphan's Missourians." Missouri Historical Review, 80 (January 1986), pp. 134-155.

Clarke, Dwight L. Stephen Watts Kearny: Soldier of the West. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1961.

-----, and George Ruhlen. "The Final Roster of the Army of the West, 1846-1847." California Historical Society Quarterly, (March 1964), pp. 37-44.

Downey, Joseph T. The Cruise of the Portsmouth, 1845-1847; A Sailor's View of the Naval Conquest of California. Edited by Howard Lamar. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1958.

Edwards, Frank S. A Campaign in New Mexico with Colonel Doniphan. Philadelphia: 1847.

Grivas, Theodore. Military Governments in California, 1846-1850; With A Chapter on their Prior Use in Louisiana, Florida, and New Mexico. Glendale: Arthur H. Clark Co., 1963.

Harlow, Neal. California Conquered: War and Peace on the Pacific, 1846-1850. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1982.

Hawgood, J. A. "John C. Fremont and the Bear Flag Revolution: A Reappraisal." University of Birmingham Historical Journal, 7 (1959), pp. .

Meketa, Jacqueline Dorgan. "A Soldier in New Mexico, 1847-1848." New Mexico Historical Review, 66 (January 1991), pp. 15-32.

Michel, Peter J. "No Mere Holiday Affair: The Capture of Santa Fe in the Mexican-American War." Gateway Heritage, 9 (Spring 1989), pp. 12-25.

Morrison, George S. "Letter from Mexico by George S. Morrison, a Member of Captain Albert Pike's Squadron." Arkansas Historical Quarterly, (Winter 1957), pp. .

Murphy, Lawrence R. "United States Army in Taos, 1847-1852." New Mexico Historical Review, (January 1972), pp. .

Myers, Lee. "Illinois Volunteers in New Mexico, 1847-1848." New Mexico Historical Review, (January 1972), pp. .

Nielsen, George, editor. "Matthew Caldwell and the Texan Santa Fe Expedition." Southwest Historical Quarterly, (April 1960), pp..

Oliva, Leo E. Soldiers on the Santa Fe Trail. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1967.

Ruhlen, George. "Kearny's Route from the Rio Grande to the Gila River." New Mexico Historical Review, (July 1957), pp. .

Smith, Gene A. "The War That Wasn't: Thomas ap Catesby Jones's Seizure of Monterey." California History, 66 (June 1987), pp. 104-113, 155-157.

Snead, Thomas L. "Alexander William Doniphan." Magazine of American History, 13 (February 1885), pp. 187-193.

Stevenson, Jonathan D. "A Military View of San Diego in 1847: Four Letters from Colonel Jonathan D. Stevenson to Governor Richard B. Mason." Edited by Charles Hughes. Journal of San Diego History, (Summer 1974), pp. 33-43.

Sunseri, Alvin R. "Revolt in Taos, 1846-47: Resistance to U.S. Occupation." El Palacio, 96 (Fall 1990), pp. 38-47.

Tanner, John Douglas. "Campaigns for Los Angeles--December 29, 1846 to January 10, 1847." California Historical Society Quarterly, (September 1969), pp. 219-241.

Yates, John D. "Insurgents on the Baja Peninsula: Henry Halleck's Journal of the War in Lower California, 1847-1848." California History Quarterly, (Fall 1975), pp. 221-244.

Yurtinus, John F. G. "A Ram in the Thicket: The Mormon Battalion in the Mexican War." Ph.D. Dissertation, Brigham Young University, 1975.

-----. "Images of Early California: Mormon Battalion Soldiers' Reflections during the War with Mexico." Southern California Quarterly, (Spring 1981), pp. 23-43.

MEXICAN ARMY

Finke, Detmar H. "The Organization and Uniforms of the San Patricio Units of the Mexican Army, 1846-1848." Military Collector and Historian, 9 (Summer 1957), pp..

Green, Michael Robert. "El Soldado Mexicano 1835-1836: A Survey of the Mexican Army at the Time of the Texas Revolution ... ." Military History of Texas and the Southwest, 1 (1976), pp. 5-10.

Henson, Margaret Swett. Juan Davis Bradburn: A Reappraisal of the Mexican Commander of Anahuac. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1982.

Hopkins, G. T. "The San Patricio Battalion in the Mexican War." Cavalry Journal, 24 (September 1913), pp. 279-284.

Jones, Oakah L., Jr. Santa Anna. New York: Twayne, 1968.

McCormack, Richard Blaine. "The San Patricio Deserters in the Mexican War, 1847." Americas, (October 1951), pp. .

-----. "The San Patricio Deserters in the Mexican War, 1847." Irish Sword, (Winter 1958), pp. .

Mahoney, Tom. "50 Hanged and 11 Branded: The Story of the San Patricio Battalion." Southwest Review, 32 (Autumn 1947), pp. 373-376.

Manders, Eric I.; and Albert W. Haarmann. "Mexican Army: Artillery Officers, 1840-1848." Military Collector and Historian, 46 (Summer 1994), p. 85. [Military Uniforms in America Plate 719]

Miller, Robert Ryal. Shamrock and Sword: The Saint Patrick's Battalion in the U.S.-Mexican War. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1989.

Morton, Ohland. "Life of General Don Manuel de Mier y Teran." Southwestern Historical Quarterly, (April 1945), pp. 499-546.

Scheina, Robert L. "The Forgotten Fleet: The Mexican Navy on the Eve of War, 1845." American Neptune, 30 (January 1970), pp. 46-55.

Tijerina, Andrés. Tejanos and Texas under the Mexican Flag, 1821-1836. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1994.

Wallace, Edward S. "The Battalion of Saint Patrick in the Mexican War." Military Affairs, 14 (Summer 1950), pp. 84-91.

Wynn, Dennis J. "The San Patricios and the United States-Mexican War of 1846-1848." Ph.D. Dissertation, Loyola University of Chicago, 1982.


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