Finding Primary Sources: Civil War and Reconstruction
A guide to finding primary source accounts of United States history at the Valley Cottage Library.
- The American Heritage New History of the Civil War byCall Number: 973.7 CATISBN: 9780670868049
- The Civil War (Great Speeches in History) byCall Number: 973.7 CIVISBN: 9780737713107
- Understanding the Red Badge of Courage: A Student Casebook to Issues, Sources, and Historical DocumentsCall Number: 813 CRANEISBN: 9780313301223
- The Civil War and Reconstruction: An Eyewitness HistoryCall Number: 973.702 KIRISBN: 9780816021710
- Primary Source Accounts of the Civil WarCall Number: J 973.7 MCDISBN: 9781598450002
- The Civil War: The First Year Told by People Who Lived ItCall Number: 973.7 CIVISBN: 9781598530889
- American Civil War (World Book's Documenting History Series)Call Number: J 973.7 WORISBN: 9780716615019
- The Boisterous Sea of Liberty: A Documentary History of America from Discovery through the Civil WarCall Number: 973 BOIISBN: 9780195116694
- War Letters: Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars byCall Number: 355.0092 WARISBN: 9780743202947
- Slavery byCall Number: 973.5 SLAISBN: 0737708778
- Free at Last: A Documentary History of Slavery, Freedom, and the Civil War byCall Number: 973.0496 FREISBN: 1565841204
- Making of AmericaA digital library of primary sources in American social history primarily from the antebellum period through reconstruction.
- The Valley of the ShadowsUsing primary source documents, this website details life in two American communities, one Northern and one Southern, during the Civil War.