The Civil War
Start with WBO to get an overview of the subject. You’ll find general information, Back in Time, Special Reports, Behind the Headlines, Tables, Sounds, Historical Maps, Pictures, original films, and more.
Student Edition is a good way to find current newspaper and magazine articles. Results are contemporary articles, books, maps, transcripts, etc. about the Civil War.
The History Collection has a large searchable collection of articles, images, books and more about American History, including the Civil War.
Over 1,000 photographs of Civil War scenes and people. You can select a year from 1861 to 1865, or click on Other Photographs to select photos from specific places, or about specific subjects.
Over 2,000 maps and atlases from the Civil War era.
by James Ford Rhodes (1917)
This e-book is published in its entirety via Bartleby Publishers Online. It won the Pulitzer Prize in 1917 and offers a unique early twentieth-century perspective on a war that was recent news when the book was written.
The University of Virginia designed this Web site that explores the histories of two communities living along the Mason-Dixon Line, âtelling forgotten stories of life during the era of the Civil War.