Offical Records / History Engine Project Resources

[return to main page]

Print Resources

Dyer's Compendium (E491.D99 1959)

Encyclopedia of the Confederacy (Reference Collection: E487.E55.1993)

The Civil War Dictionary (Ref, E468.B7)

Biographical Dictionary of the Confederacy (Ref: E457.99.S49 1980)

The Civil War Almanac (Ref: E468.C58 1983)

The Union Army, 1861-1865: Organization and Operations (Ref: E491.W43 1989)

The American Civil War: A Handbook of Literature and Research (Ref: E256.A47 1996)

Battles and Leaders of the Civil War (E470.B347)

Reminiscences of the War, Biography and Personal Sketches of all the Commanding Officers of the Union Army (E467.W87)

American National Biography (Ref: CT213.A68 1998)

The National Cycloaedia of American Biography (Ref: E176.N27)

General Tools

University of Virginia Census Data Browser

Official Records (Cornell Digital Version)

Journals and Databases


America: History and Life

Humanities Abstracts

Biography Resource Center at Furman

NPS Soldiers and Sailors System

Newspapers and other Primary Sources

Richmond Dispatch

Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Valley of the Shadow Project (Newspapers)

Pennsylvania Civil War Newspapers (Penn State)

American Periodicals Series

New York Times Historical

Chicago Tribune Historical

Washington Post Historical

London Times Historical

Making of America (Michigan)

Making of America (Cornell)

Archives. Libraries, and Civil War Sites

Library of Congress

National Archives (Main Research Page)

National Archives Atlanta Regional Center

National Archives Chicago Regional Center



State Records and Unit Histories

Civil War Archive Regimental Index (From Dyer's Compendium)

Fox's Regimental Losses

Maine State Archives, Regimental Records Pages

New Hampshire Heritage (Private Civil War Archive Page)

Vermont in the Civil War -- Unit Histories

Massachusetts Civil War Research Center

Connecticut Civil War Manuscripts Project

New York State Civil War Soldier Database

Record of Officers and Men of New Jersey in the Civil War, 1861-1865

Samuel Bates, History of Pennsylvania Volunteers (MOA)

Delaware Roster of Union Soldiers

History and Roster of Maryland Volunteers (Md. Archives)

Ohio Historical Society Civil War Documents Page

Indiana Regiments

Illinois Civil War Muster and Descriptive Rolls Database

Michigan in the Civil War (AOL site)

Michigan in the Civil War (Bentley Library, U of M)

Wisconsin Historical Society Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion

Missouri Soldiers Database

Cemeteries and Monuments

Western Maryland Library Antietam Cemetery Database

Sons of Union Veterans National Graves Registration Database Civil War Monuments and Memorials

Civil War Monuments of Connecticut

Civil War Monuments in New York State

Civil War Monuments in Ohio