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The Battle of Camden, Bibliography



SPARKS, JARED (1835. Boston). The Writings of George Washington.

SPARKS, JARED (1853. Boston). Correspondence of the Revolution. Letters to Washington.

CONTINENTAL CONGRESS (1780). Journals of the Continental Congress.

ROSS, CHARLES (1859. London). Correspondence of Charles, First Marquis Cornwallis.

TARLETON, BANASTRE (1787. London). A History of the Campaigns of 1780 and 1781, in the Southern Provinces of North America.

MacKENZIE, RODERICK (1787. London). Strictures on Lieutenant Colonel Tarleton’s History.

HANGER, GEORGE, Fourth Baron Coleraine (1787. London). An Address to the Army.

WILLIAMS, OTHO HOLLAND, Colonel, Deputy Adjutant General, Southern Army. Southern Army. A Narrative of the Campaign.

PINCKNEY, THOMAS, Brigadier General, Aide-de-Camp to General Gates. A Letter to William Johnson.

GATES, HORATIO, Major General, Commanding Southern Army. Letters and Orders from June 21st to August 31st, 1780.

SOUTHERN ARMY HEADQUARTERS ORDERLY BOOK. Orderly book of General Smallwood, Headquarters Southern Army, De Kalb, and Gates, Chatham Court-House and elsewhere July 3-October 2, 1780.

Du BUYSSON, Major, Aide-de-Camp to General de Kalb. Two Letters.

KIRKWOOD, ROBERT, Captain. Delaware Regiment. Journal of Marches from Morristown, East Jersey Southerly.

ANDERSON, THOMAS, Delaware Regiment. Journal.

SEYMOUR, WILLIAM, Sergeant Major of the Delaware Regiment. A Journal of the Southern Expedition, 1780-1783.

Von STEUBEN, BARON (1779. Philadelphia). Regulations for the Order and Discipline of the Troops of the United States

BALCH, THOMAS (1857. Philadelphia). Papers Relating Chiefly to the Maryland Line During the Revolution.

1 Some of the quotations in this history have been modified in punctuation and spelling.



MOUZON, HENRY, and others (1794). North and South Carolina.

PRICE & STROTHER (1808). State of North Carolina.

TANNER, H. S. (1823). North and South Carolina.

MILLS, ROBERT (1825). State of South Carolina.

McRAE, JOHN (1833). State of North Carolina.

FADEN, WILLIAM (1787). Marches of Lord Cornwallis in the Southern Provinces.

FADEN, WILLIAM (1787). Plan of the Battle Fought near Camden, August 16, 1780.

BRITISH ARMY HEADQUARTERS. Unpublished manuscript maps from British Army Headquarters, now in William Clement Library, Ann Arbor Mich.


LOSSING, BENSON J. (1859. New York). The Pictorial Field-Book of the Revolution.

KAPP, FRIEDRICH (1884. New York). The Life of John Kalb, Major General in the Revolutionary Army.

KIRKLAND, THOMAS J., and KENNEDY, ROBERT M. (1905. Columbia, S. C.). Historical Camden, Colonial and Revolutionary Period.

SCHARF, J. THOMAS (1879. Baltimore). History of Maryland.

RAMSAY, DAVID (1809. Charleston). History of South Carolina From its First Settlement in 1670 to 1808.

LAMB, R. (1809. Dublin). An Original and Authentic Journal of Occurrences During the Late American War.

LEE, HENRY (1827. Washington). Memoirs of the War in the Southern Department of the United States.

HORRY, PETER, and WEEMS, M. L (1823. Philadelphia). The Life of General Francis Marion.

JAMES, WILLIAM DOBEIN (1821. Charleston). A Sketch of the Life of Brigadier General Francis Marion.

STEDMAN, CHARLES (1794. London). The History of the Origin, Progress, and Termination of the American War.

HANGER, GEORGE, Fourth Baron Coleraine (1801. London). The Life, Adventures and Opinions of Colonel George Hanger.


McCRADY, EDWARD (1902. New York). The History of South Carolina in the Revolution.

THATCHER, JAMES (1827. Boston). A Military Journal During the American Revolutionary War.

MARYLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY (1900. Baltimore). Archives of Maryland. Vol. 18, Muster Rolls and Other Records of Service of Maryland Troops in the American Revolution, 1775-1783.

GREGG, ALEXANDER (1867. New York). History of the Old Cheraws.

ALLEN, PAUL (1819. Baltimore). History of the American Revolution.

WHEELER, JOHN H. (1851. Philadelphia) Historical Sketches of North Carolina.