Learn More – Samuel Elbert
James F. Cook, The Governors of Georgia, 1754-2004, 3d ed. (Macon, Ga.: Mercer University Press, 2005).
Charles C. Jones, The Life and Services of the Honorable Maj. Gen. Samuel Elbert of Georgia (Cambridge, Mass.: Riverside Press, 1887).
William J. Northen, Men of Mark in Georgia, 7 vols. (1907-12; reprint, Spartanburg, S.C.: Reprint Co., 1974).
Gordon Burns Smith, History of the Georgia Militia, 1783-1861, 4 vols. (Milledgeville, Ga.: Boyd, 2000).
Samuel Elbert Marker: http://georgiahistory.com/markers/3073
Biographical Directory of the United States Congress: http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=E000101
Order book of Samuel Elbert, Colonel and Brigadier General in the Continental Army, October 1776, to November, 1778 ;
Letter book of Governor Samuel Elbert, from January, 1785, to November, 1785 (1902): http://www.archive.org/details/orderbookofsamue52elbe
Letter from Thomas Jefferson to Samuel Elbert: http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/ampage?collId=mtj1&fileName=mtj1page004.db&recNum=862