H-Net's scholarship, teaching, and outreach on the history of the American Civil War:
Civil War in Illinois: http://www.homeadvisor.com/r/illinois-civil-war-history/
The Military Online Colleges web site; rich in Civil War resources:
The Civil War News, a monthly online newspaper.
The Papers of Abraham Lincoln is a long-term project dedicated to identifying, imaging,
transcribing, annotating, and publishing all documents written by or to Abraham Lincoln during his
entire lifetime (1809-1865).
Click here for The Cartographer's History of the Civil War in Four Minutes.
The Saturday Evening Post coverage of the Civil War, from their archives.
A Student's Guide to the Missouri Compromise.
Civil War Battlefield Maps: this amazing site has excellent interactive graphics.
The National Civil War Museum in Harrisburg, PA.
A link to the Ashville Oral History Project; excellent Civil War material.
The Center for Civil War Photography: http://www.civilwarphotography.org
Civil War Digital is a source for high resolution Civil War pictures, including "Frank Leslie's
Illustrated History of the Civil War" and the "Photographic History of the Civil War." Civil War
Digital also offers a large collection of Civil War books and sheet music on DVD.
The U.S. Naval Landing Party maintains a growing database of news from the Civil War period at
Here is a link to an excellent site which provides links to dozens of Civil War information sites.
The US Army Heritage & Education Center:
The Essential Civil War Curriculum is a website that contains a definitive list of Civil War topics
and related content that public and academic audiences wishing for a broad understanding of the
Civil War should study, housed at the Virginia Center for Civil War Studies.
www.civilwar.org is the web site of the Civil War Preservation Trust. Excellent maps and
resources, plus updated news on Civil War site preservation projects.
a wonderful collection of Civil War photgraphs.
www.american-history-magazine.com/cwt.asp: this is a searchable index for "Civil War Times"
magazine that covers every issue from 1959 onwards.
CW Web Sites: this is an excellent site that lists and describes hundreds of dedicated Civil War
web sites. Only sites that meet high standards are listed.
www.posix.com/CW/: Hal Jespersen's Civil War page. Lots of good stuff.
Civil War Archive: a well-maintained site with a wide range of useful information and many links.
Civil War Artillery Projectiles: an excellent reference work on every aspect of Civil War artillery.
Civil War Talk: an active site with many connections and a lively forum.
The Civil War Courier