At a Glance


Answer your questions about the Civil War with this list of physical and digital resources.

Jim Janke, Dakota State University

American Civil War

Photo, Reenactment at Belhus Woods Country Park, 2004

A gateway to more than 300 links about the American Civil War. Organized thematically, it offers links to a wide range of primary material—art, poetry, letters, and photographs—and also includes secondary sources such as bibliographies, museums, institutions, magazines, and other gateways. The site, indexed by subject, can help locate a wide variety of Civil War material, ranging from Confederate stamps to information about major battles, re-enactor groups, and the role of African-American troops in the war.