Research Catalog

  • Fighting two wars : African Americans in the United States Army / presented by the program in African American Culture, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.

    • Text
    • Washington, D.C. : National Museum of American History, 1994.
    • 1994
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc F 05-336Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • Book of names : the United States colored troops / introduction by Frank Smith.

    • Text
    • Washington, D.C. : African American Civil War Memorial Freedom Foundation & Museum, c2007.
    • 2007
    • 3 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc F 07-532 v. 1Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
    Use in libraryRequestSc F 07-532 v. 2Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
    Use in libraryRequestSc F 07-532 v. 3Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • Buffalo soldiers : African American troops in the US forces, 1866-1945 / Ron Field & Alexander Bielakowski.

    • Text
    • Oxford ; New York : Osprey Pub., 2008.
    • 2008
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc E 10-736Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • The black soldier, or, the colored boys of the United States army.

    • Text
    • Washington [D.C.] : Printed by the Murray Brothers, 1918 [©1915]
    • 1918-1915
    • 2 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc 355-C (Curtis, M. Black soldier)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
    Use in libraryRequestSc 355-C (Curtis, M. Black soldier)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • The black soldier [microform] : or, the colored boys of the United States army / Mary Curtis.

    • Text
    • Washington [D.C.] : Printed by the Murray Brothers, 1918 [c1915]
    • 1918-1915
    • 1 item

    Available Online

    NYPL Digital Collections
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailableSc Micro R-991Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • For their own cause : The 27th United States Colored Troops / Kelly D. Mezurek.

    • Text
    • Kent, Ohio : The Kent State University Press, [2016]
    • 2016-2016
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc E 16-1998Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • The 28th United States Colored Troops : Indiana's African-Americans go to war, 1863-1865 / by William R. Forstchen.

    • Text
    • 1994.
    • 1994
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc D 98-1852Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • Black soldiers in blue : African American troops in the Civil War era / edited by John David Smith.

    • Text
    • Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, 2002.
    • 2002
    • 2 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestIKC 02-7559Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121
    Use in libraryRequestSc E 03-850Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • The unknown soldiers : African-American troops in World War I / Arthur E. Barbeau and Florette Henri ; new introduction by Bernard C. Nalty ; foreword by Burghardt Turner.

    • Text
    • New York : Da Capo Press, 1996.
    • 1996-1974
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc D 00-1120Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • The Black soldier and officer in the United States Army, 1891-1917 / Marvin Fletcher.

    • Text
    • Columbia : University of Missouri Press, [1974]
    • 1974
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc 355.1-F (Fletcher, M. Black soldier and officer in the United States Army)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • The roster of Union soldiers 1861-1865. United States Colored Troops / edited by Janet B. Hewett.

    • Text
    • Wilmington, NC : Broadfoot Pub. Co., ©1997.
    • 1997
  • The Negro soldier and the United States Army, 1891-1917, by Marvin Edward Fletcher.

    • Text
    • 1968.
    • 1968
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Request in advanceRequestE185.63 .F54 1968axOffsite
  • Buffalo soldiers : African American troops in the US forces 1866-1945 / Ron Field & Alexander Bielakowski.

    • Text
    • Oxford ; New York : Osprey Pub., 2008.
    • 2008
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Request in advanceRequestUB418.A47 F54 2008Offsite
  • Command of Negro troops. War Department, 29 February, 1944.

    • Text
    • Washington, U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1944.
    • 1944
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc 355.1-U (United States. War Dept. Command of Negro troops)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • The sable arm ; Negro troops in the Union Army, 1861-1865.

    • Text
    • New York : Longmans, Green, 1956.
    • 1956
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Request in advanceRequest973.7 C816Offsite
  • The sable arm; Negro troops in the Union Army, 1861-1865.

    • Text
    • New York, Longmans, Green, [c1956]
    • 1956
    • 2 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestIKD (Cornish, D. T. Sable arm)Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121
    Use in libraryRequestSc 973.7-C (Cornish, D. Sable arm)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • 'They were good soldiers' : African-Americans serving in the Continental Army, 1775-1783 / John U. Rees.

    • Text
    • Warwick : Helion & Company Limited, 2019.
    • 2019-2019
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc F 21-382Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • The Negro in the military service of the United States, 1639-1886.

    • Text
    • Washington, National Archives and Records Service, 1973.
    • 1973
    • 5 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailableSc Micro R-2077 r. 1Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
    Use in libraryAvailableSc Micro R-2077 r. 2Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
    Use in libraryAvailableSc Micro R-2077 r. 3Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • The unknown soldiers; Black American troops in World War I [by] Arthur E. Barbeau and Florette Henri. Foreword by Burghardt Turner.

    • Text
    • Philadelphia, Temple University Press [1974]
    • 1974
    • 2 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryLoanedIEC 75-489Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121
    Use in libraryRequestSc 940.403-B (Barbeau, A. Unknown soldiers)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • The employment of Negro troops / by Ulysses Lee.

    • Text
    • 1994-1966
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestD 114.17:N 31Offsite
  • Fields of freedom : United States Colored Troops : southwestern Pennsylvania's Black Civil War soldier / by Ron Gancus.

    • Text
    • Pittsburgh, PA : Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall and Museum Trust, 2004.
    • 2004
    • 1 item

    Available Online

    Table of contents
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAt binderySc D 22-482Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • The employment of Negro troops / by Ulysses Lee.

    • Text
    • Washington, D.C. : Center of Military History, United States Army : For sale by the U.S. G.P.O, Supt. of Docs., 1994.
    • 1994-1963
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Request in advanceRequestD810.N4 L4 1994Offsite
  • The employment of Negro troops.

    • Text
    • Washington, Office of the Chief of Military History, United States Army; [for sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] 1966.
    • 1966
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestF-11 2799Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315
  • The employment of Negro troops / by Ulysses Lee.

    • Text
    • Washington, D.C. : Center of Military History, United States Army, 1990.
    • 1990-1966
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc F 16-36Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • The Black soldier (documented, 1619-1815); missing pages in United States history.

    • Text
    • Hampton, Va. [c1969]
    • 1969
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc 355.3-J (Johnson, Jesse Black soldier)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • A pictorial history of black soldiers in the United States (1619-1969) in peace and war. Edited by Jesse J. Johnson.

    • Text
    • Hampton, Va. [1970]
    • 1970
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequest355.3309 JSchomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • Morale education in the American Army: War for Independence, War of 1812, Civil War, by Philip S. Foner.

    • Text
    • New York, International Publishers [c1944]
    • 1944
    • 2 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc 355.1-F (Foner, P. Morale education in the American Army)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
    Use in libraryAvailableVWE p.v. 365Schwarzman Building - Main Reading Room 315
  • The 758th Tank Battalion in World War II : the U.S. Army's first all African American tank unit / Joe Wilson, Jr. ; foreword by William Holley ; foreword by Matt Hewitt ; afterword by Joseph E. Wilson, Sr.

    • Text
    • Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2018]
    • 2018
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc F 18-210Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • Buffalo soldier chaplains: a case study of the five Black United States Army chaplains, 1884-1901 / Alan K. Lamm.

    • Text
    • 1995.
    • 1995
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc D 01-1687Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • A guide to the microfilm edition of Records of U.S. Colored Troops. Pt. 1. Letters related to recruitment of African Americans, 1863-1865 / editor Robert E. Lester ; guide compiled by Faith Farmer and Daniel Lewis.

    • Text
    • Bethesda, MD : UPA Collection from LexisNexis, 2005.
    • 2005
    • 1 item

    Available Online

    Full text available:
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc F 06-161Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • Index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served with United States Colored Troops.

    • Text
    • Washington, National Archives and Records Service, 1964.
    • 1964
    • 98 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailableSc Micro R-3016 r. 1Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
    Use in libraryAvailableSc Micro R-3016 r. 46Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
    Use in libraryAvailableSc Micro R-3016 r. 47Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • Proud warriors : African American combat units in World War II / by Alexander M. Bielakowski.

    • Text
    • Denton, Texas : University of North Texas Press, [2021]
    • 2021-2021
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc E 22-641Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • African American faces of the Civil War : an album / Ronald S. Coddington ; with a foreword by J. Matthew Gallman.

    • Text
    • Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012.
    • 2012
    • 2 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestJFD 12-6229Schwarzman Building - Main Reading Room 315
    Use in libraryRequestSc D 12-1810Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • Lincoln and the U.S. Colored Troops / John David Smith.

    • Text
    • Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, 2013.
    • 2013
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc D 14-486Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • The employment of Negro troops / by Ulysses Lee.

    • Text
    • Washington, D.C. : Center of Military History, United States Army : For sale by the U.S. G.P.O, Supt. of Docs., 1994.
    • 1994-1963
    • 1 item

    Available Online

    Full text available via HathiTrust
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Request in advanceRequestJFF 98-1463Offsite
  • Fighting for hope [electronic resource] : African American troops of the 93rd Infantry Division in World War II and postwar America / Robert F. Jefferson.

    • Text
    • Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008.
    • 2008
    • 2 resources

    Available Online

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  • Letter to the Honorable Secretary of War, on the examination of field officers for colored troops : enclosed in a letter to the officers of the Army of the Potomac / by Julius W. Adams

    • Text
    • New York : John F. Trow, printer, 50 Greene Street, 1863.
    • 1863
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequest
    Appointment Required
    Sc Rare 973.7-A (Adams, J. Letter)Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives
  • Fighting for hope : African American troops of the 93rd Infantry Division in World War II and postwar America / Robert F. Jefferson.

    • Text
    • Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008.
    • 2008
    • 2 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestJFE 08-8254Schwarzman Building - Main Reading Room 315
    Use in libraryRequestSc E 10-1316Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • The U.S. Army and the Negro / John Slonaker.

    • Text
    • Carlisle Barracks, Pa. : U.S. Army Military History Research Collection, 1971.
    • 1971
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestZ1361.N39 U39 1975Offsite
  • Soldiering for freedom : how the Union army recruited, trained, and deployed the U.S. Colored Troops / Bob Luke & John David Smith.

    • Text
    • Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, [2014]
    • 2014
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc E 14-1396Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • Records of U.S. Colored Troops [microform] / editor Robert E. Lester.

    • Text
    • Bethesda, MD : UPA Collection from LexisNexis, 2005.
    • 2005
    • 17 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryAvailableSc Micro RS-1079 r. 1Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
    Use in libraryAvailableSc Micro RS-1079 r. 6Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
    Use in libraryAvailableSc Micro RS-1079 r. 7Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • The Negro in the military service of the United States, 1639-1886 [microform] / prepared under the direction of Richard C. Drum, by Elon A. Woodward.

    • Text
    • Washington : Adjuntant General's Office, 1888.
    • 1888
    • 5 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequest1099.9227 reel 5Offsite
    Use in libraryRequest1099.9227 reel 1, 1861-1862Offsite
    Use in libraryRequest1099.9227 reel 2, 1863Offsite
  • The Black soldier (documented, 1619-1815); missing pages in United States history, edited by Jesse J. Johnson.

    • Text
    • Hampton, Va. [1969]
    • 1969
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestIEC 72-1623Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121
  • Record of action of the convention held at Poughkeepsie, N.Y., July 15th and 16th, 1863, for the purpose of facilitating the introduction of colored troops into the service of the United States.

    • Text
    • New York : Francis & Loutrel, 1863.
    • 1863
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Restricted useRequest
    Appointment Required
    Sc Rare F 82-11Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives
  • U.S. infantry tactics, for the instruction, exercise, and manoeuvres, of the soldier, a company, line of skirmishers, and battalion : for the use of the Colored Troops of the United States Infantry / prepared under the direction of the War Department.

    • Text
    • New York : D. Van Nostrand, 192 Broadway, 1863.
    • 1863
    • 2 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequest
    Appointment Required
    Sc Rare 356-U (United States. War Dept. U.S. tactics for Colored Troops)Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives
    Request in advanceRequestVWO (U.S. War dept. U. S. infantry tactics)Offsite
  • Freedom by the sword : the U.S. Colored Troops, 1862-1867 / by William A. Dobak.

    • Text
    • Washington, D.C. : U.S. Army, Center of Military History ; Washington, D.C. : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2011.
    • 2011
    • 1 item

    Available Online

    http://www.history.army.mil/html/books/030/30-24/CMH_Pub_30-24.pdf
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestIKC 11-8467Schwarzman Building - Milstein Division Room 121
  • Leadership and the Negro soldier. Headquarters, Army Service Forces.

    • Text
    • Washington, U.S. Govt. Print Off., 1944.
    • 1944
    • 2 items
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestSc 355-U (United States. Army Service Forces. Leadership and the Negro soldier)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
    Use in libraryRequestSc 355-U (United States. Army Service Forces. Leadership and the Negro soldier) Instructional aids.Schomburg Center - Research & Reference
  • Blacks in the U.S. Army, then and now.

    • Text
    • [Washington, D.C.] : Headquarters, Department of the Army, Deputy Chief of Staff, Army G-1, [2009?]
    • 2009
    • 1 resource

    Available Online

    https://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo59006
  • To unite-- regardless / International Union, United Automobile, Aircraft and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW-CIO).

    • Text
    • Detroit, MI : International Education Department, UAW-CIO, [1943?]
    • 1943
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Use in libraryRequestIR-921Offsite
  • African American Army officers of World War I : a vanguard of equality in war and beyond / Adam P. Wilson.

    • Text
    • Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2015]
    • 2015
    • 1 item
    AccessStatusCall NumberLocation
    Request in advanceNot availableD639.N4 W57 2015Offsite

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