The Second Mass and Its Fighting Californians
A Reference site of images, articles, artifacts of the Second Massachusetts Cavalry including the Cal 100 and the Cal Battalion.
Articles and References
Captured by Mosby's Men (Dranesville/Anker's Shop)
California Sabers, The Second Massachusetts in the Civil War by James McLean. Available from Amazon.com and in bookstores.
Bear Flag and Bay State: The Californians of the Second Massachusetts Cavalry by Tom Parsons Available October 17th 2001. Pre-order your copy now on Amazon.com.
Their Horses Climbed Trees by Larry Rogers. Available October 2001 at www.schifferbooks.com/
Life and Letters of Charles Russell Lowell, Captain Sixth United States Cavalry, Colonel Second Massachusetts Cavalry, Brigadier General United States Volunteers. Lowell, Charles Russell, edited by Edward Waldo Emerson. Boston: 1907.
"The Sojourn of the Second Massachusetts Cavalry in Vienna."
by Harrison, Noel. Northern Virginia Heritage, 7 (June 1985), pp. 11-12.
and from the Southern perspective: