• Painting of Union cannons firing

    Stones River

    National Battlefield Tennessee


The Stones River National Battlefield library holds more than 3,500 items ranging from books to copies of Civil War letters and diaries.

Research appointments are obtainable via written request at least two weeks prior to the proposed date.

Did You Know?

Parsons' Battery Exhibit

The men of Parsons' Battery, Batteries H & M of the Fourth U.S. Artillery, fired 2,199 cannon rounds during the Battle of Stones River. That was more than ten percent of all of the Union artillery rounds fired during the battle.