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SJCPL Civil War and History Magazines

Civil War Times Illustrated, 2002-2012

SJCPL Civil War Books

Useful Web Sites about the Civil War

Civil War at the Smithsonian From the Smithsonian collection, includes photos, documents and a timeline of the Civil War.

Civil War Maps from the Library of CongressContains approximately 2,240 Civil War maps and charts and 76 atlases and sketchbooks that are held within the Geography and Map Division, 200 maps from the Library of Virginia, and 400 maps from the Virginia Historical Society.

That a Nation Might Live. A podcast series commemorating Civil War's Sesquicentennial one week at a time by Longwood University.

Civil War Home Page. One of the largest and most comprehensive collections. Includes photos and maps.

Civil War Trust. Excellent for primary sources. Includes detailed information about specific battles.

/ Civil War Sites Advisory Commission-Civil War Battle Summaries Breakdown of the historically significant battle sites and summaries of the events of each battle by state or campaign.

The Civil War-Harper's Weekly This privately held website features comples digital images of the all the Harper's Weekly publications from Jan.5, 1861-Dec. 30, 1865.

/ Civil War for 5th Graders. This helpful website was intended to be a useful tool for teachers educating their students. It comes with a fun treasure hunt page of information to discover across the website.

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Lincoln at 200

Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana. Library of Congress' comprehensive collection documenting the life of Abraham Lincoln.

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