Poems, letters and speeches drafted by Lincoln.
Civil War Music - Primary Source Set
Lyrics, sheet music and audio files of music from the Civil War era.
A Civil War Soldier in the Wild Cat Regiment
Documents the Civil War experience of Captain Tilton C. Reynolds, a member of the 105th Regiment of Pennsylvania Volunteers. The collection includes correspondence, photographs, and other materials dating between 1861 and 1865.
History of Mapping the Civil War
Reproduced from Civil War Maps: An Annotated List of Maps and Atlases in the Library of Congress compiled by Richard W. Stephenson.
Civil War Treasures from the New-York Historical Society
Materials from the New-York Historical Society that document the lives of ordinary citizens from both sides who were involved in the Civil War.
A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation
The records of the Continental Congress, the Constitutional Convention, and the United States Congress make up a rich documentary history of the construction of the nation and the development of the federal government and its role in the national life. These documents record American history in the words of those who built our government.
Selected Civil War Photographs
Most of the images were made under the supervision of Mathew B. Brady, and include scenes of military personnel, preparations for battle, and battle after-effects. The collection also includes portraits of both Confederate and Union officers, and a selection of enlisted men.