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Friday, October 31, 2014

Research Links (Pathfinders)

Civil War
Civil War
Pathfinder
Maglass
 
The following subscription databases require a username and password:  eLibrary, Encyclopedia Britannica, Gale, and World Book Encyclopedia. Usernames and Passwords can be found in Blackboard, For Students tab, Library Online tab.
Keywords for ACORN
Reference books in our collection R/973.03/Exp - Exploring American History - 11 volumes
R/973.7/Bra - Matthew Brady
R/973.7/Dav - Commanders of the Civil War
R/973.7/Dav - Fighting Men of the Civil War
R/973.7/Dav - Battlefields of the Civil War
Call Numbers in nonfiction 973.7
Databases provided by Arlington
passwords for home use found in
Blackboard,
Library Online 
Encyclopedias
Encyclopedia Britannica

Newspaper,  Magazine and Reference Book articles
Digital Newspaper Articles - Digital History (free website)
Gale Group
Biography in Context - reference book information on people - awesome site!
History in Context

Battles of the Civil War
Great Websites
Battles of the Civil War
 
 
Events of the Civil War
Great Websites
Events of the Civil War
American Civil War - History channel
Appomattox Court House, Virginia - National Park Service
Civil War Home Page
Civil War Photographs by Mathew Brady - Library of Congress
Drummer Boys - Genealogy Forum
Emancipation Proclamation - National Archives
Gettysburg Address - Library of Congress
Hunley Submarine - click on links across top - Friends of the Hunley Organization
Life of a Civil War Soldier - National Park Service
Mathew Brady Civil War Photographs - National Archives
Medicine - National Museum of Civil War Medicine
Medicine - links from Ohio State University
Music of the Civil War - National Park Service
Patriotic Songs of the War - Civil War Preservation Trust
Uniforms
Uniforms - Civil War Enlisted Uniforms - U.S. Quartermaster Museum
Uniforms: Union Soldier - Memorial Hall Museum
Weapons
Artillery - National Park Service
Civil War Small Arms - National Park Service
Weapons: Small Arms - Civil War Preservation Trust
Music of the Civil War - National Park Service
 
 
People of the Civil War
Great Websites
People of the Civil War
Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln Papers - includes the Assassination - Library of Congress
Death of President Lincoln, 1865 - Eyewitness to History
With Malice Toward None - explore & click on Learn More for great links -Library of Congress

African Americans
History of African Americans in the Civil War - National Park Service
54th Massachusetts Regiment - About.com
Massachusetts 54th - National Gallery of Art

General Information
Biography Resource Center 
Civil War Home Page: People - includes battle reports from Grant, Jackson & Lee
Find a Grave
Leaders of Gettysburg -
National Park Service
Women
Civil War Women - Duke University
Women Soldiers of the Civil War - National Archives
Last Modified on June 9, 2011