US Cavalry Tactics Manuals of 1856, 1862, 1874
Steffen: The Horse Soldier Vols II-III
Lord: Civil War Collector's Encyclopedia
Gen W. H. Carter: Horses, Saddles and Bridles, 1906
Hutchins, James: Boots and Saddles At The Little Bighorn
Reedstrom: Bugles, Banners and War Bonnets
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