The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Randall, James Ryder
American journalist; author of "Maryland, my Maryland," "Stonewall Jackson," and other popular lyrics, which greatly heartened the Southern cause in the Civil War; born in Baltimore; engaged in teaching till he took to journalism; b . 1839.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Randall, James Ryder'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/r/randall-james-ryder.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.