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Ordinances of Secession Read the Ordinances of Secession from each state
Harper's Ferry Maps & Information Take a virtual tour of this famous city
Slave Narratives Collection of first hand accounts dealing with slavery
Freedmen and Southern Society Project Studies the life of blacks during the Civil War and Reconstruction
Chronology of Emancipation Important dates leading to Emancipation
King Cotton The Importance of Cotton to the way of the South
Plantations and the Importance of Cotton Great site with maps and photos!
USA Slavery Excellent account of slaves, slave trade and the life of slaves
Follow The Drinking Gourd An excellent site dealing with how this song gave slaves information on how to run away to the North
Harriet Tubman Read about the life of one of the conductors on the Underground Railroad
Resources For Harriet Tubman Fabulous and extensive site on her and the Underground Railroad
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass Read his early biography online
William Lloyd Garrison Noted Abolitionist and newspaper editor
When searching for information on the Civil War it is best to start with these sites. They are major collections of information and will most likely have what you are looking for
Dakota State University Scads of information on the Civil War. More links than you can shake a stick at.
U.S. Civil War Center The depth of this site is almost beyond belief!
Cindi's List of Civil War Sites Absolutely massive collection of Civil War Information
Civil War Links A good assortment of Civil War Information
Civil War and Reconstruction Excellent information from the Library of Congress
The American Civil War Very good overview of the war
Civil War Resources Follow the war from abolition to reconstruction. Fabulous reconstruction information.
Civil War Overview Takes you through the main phases of the war
American Civil War Homepage Just tons of information!
Schoff Civil War Collections Letters, diaries, photos and regimental histories grace this site
Outline of The Civil War Super site that covers events before, during and after the war.
Civil War Supplies Learn how the armies moved their supplies
CSAcurrency.com Learn about the currency, bonds and stamps of the Confederacy
Reconciliation The Economics of the Civil War era and its aftermath
Crossing the Threshold Excellent site about the role of the elite Southern white women
Victoriana.com Great site for information on society and clothing during this period
General Weapons & Information
Shoulder Arms A description of the shoulder weapons used during the Civil War
Civil War Artillery Don't know the difference between a Napoleon and a Parrot field piece. You will after reading this
Civil War Battles By State Read about the battles and find out who won which battle.
Civil War Sites Advisory Commision Both Battles by State and Battles by Campaigns in one site.
Civil War in the Southeast
Blue And Gray Trail Read of the battles that happened in Georgia
Orders Of Battle An Order of Battle is an organizational structure of the armies fighting at a specific battle
Chronological List of Civil War Battles What to learn about all the battles in the Civil War? This is the place!
The Official Records of the War of the Rebellion
The Anaconda Plan
The Atlanta Campaign
Sherman's March To The Sea
Antietam One of the best sites on Antietam around
Antietam (Sharpsburg) The National Park Service site on this battle. Excellent!
The Lost Order Mystery Special Order 191 The lost order that gave Lee's battle plans prior to Antietam
Monocacy Read about the battle that was called "The Battle That Saved Washington."
Gettysburg Revisited Super site for learning about this famous battle
Battle of Gettysburg Homepage Excellent resource for learning about this battle
Crisis At Fort Sumter Excellent site dealing with the events leading to the battle and the battle
Battery Wagner Where the famous 54th Mass Colored Regiment fought so bravely
St. Albans Raid Learn about the northern most military action of the Civil War
Shenandoah Valley Very detailed account by the National Park Service
First & Second Battles Of Manassas
Brandy Station The Civil Wars largest Cavalry battle
Vicksburg The National Parks site on the siege of Vicksburg
Chimborazo Hospital The largest hospital during the Civil War located in Richmond
Confederate Stars and Bars Follow the history of the Confederate National Flag
Map Collection-American Civil War A collection of some of the more important areas of the Civil War
State Alliance Map Shows which states sided with each side
Civil War Biographies Both military and civilian
Men - Union
Men - Confederacy
Beauvior Visit the place where President Davis spent many of his final years
Emma Edmonds Union nurse and spy
Alfred Waud Gallery See the art works of the famous Civil War artist
Civil War Photographs An excellent site with photographs of people and battlefields
The Dead of the Civil War These images may be unsettling to children
Music of the Civil War Listen to the music of the Civil War
Civil War Cartoons and Caricatures Excellent site that now only shows the satire of the Civil War and slavery but also has a wonderful narrative explaining it.
Ford's Theater Visit the place where Lincoln was assassinated
Surratt House Museum Visit the house where Booth stopped after assassinating Lincoln
The Civil War Traveler Travel through several of the states involved in the war
Civil War at Charleston Where secession started
Laurel Hill The early home of Confederate General JEB Stuart
Archeology at Andersonville History, conditions and Archeology of the imfamous prisoner of war camp
Andersonville II Whose fault was it? Captain Wirz? Maybe not
Wirz Trial Home Page Excellent site on the trial of Captain Wirz
The Civil War Reenactors Learn how to reenact the days of the Civil War
Civil War Genealogy Learn how to locate your relatives who may have fought in the war
Union Military & Pension Records Learn how to locate information on Unions Soldiers
U.S. Army Rank Structure Includes photos of the insignias
Garibaldi Guards 39th New York
Confederate Regimental Links Great resource for checking out the various regiments
Confederate Army Rank Structure Includes photos of the insignias
Confederate Irregular Warfare Rangers and Guerrilla Units
The 54th Mass. Volunteers One of the most famous black regiments and shown in the movie Glory.
Robert Gould Shaw Memorial Learn about the commander of the 54th Mass
Colored Troops Of The Civil War Massive site on the Colored Troops of the war
Native American Troops
Index of Civil War Naval Forces Absolutely loaded with Civil War Naval information
Star Of The West Read about the ship that went to resupply Fort Sumter just before war broke out
Jim Crow Laws and Restrictions Excellent site that shows the restrictions placed on the former slaves
Reconstruction-Johnson's Plan Also has other Reconstruction plans
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