Civil War Exhibits Online
This online exhibit is a slideshow with 21 portrait photographs of Union Generals.
This online exhibit is a slideshow of portraits including players in the American Civil War.
"Civil War 150" uses letters, personal accounts, and images to explore issues of the American Civil War.
This online exhibit is a slideshow with 34 images created during the Civil War era.
Civil War Images, Prints, Paintings, Photographs, & More
Over 7,000 views and portraits made during the American Civil War from the Library of Congress collection (can also be seen on their flickr account.)
More than 1,000 photographs of both Union and Confederate soldiers during the American Civil War.
146 prints relating to military installations and activities during the American Civil War.
100 photos showing major sites of conflict in Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania during the American Civil War.
More than 1600 sketches by artists who drew battle scenes and camplife for the nation's illustrated newspapers.
More than 200 photographs from the Civil War era.
Over 200 hand-selected photographs covering many topics related to the American Civil War.
US NARA Matthew Brady photographs collection at flickr.com.
Includes 51 photos and images related to the American Civil War.
Includes thousands of images, photographs, prints, and drawings covering many topics including the civil war. Can search by time period or special collections.
Includes 192 photographs of officers who served in the Confederate Army.
Includes 49 photos of various Confederate generals.
Includes 23 photographs of Confederate commanders.
61 photographs, including 40 Confederate officers.
Includes 215 photographs of Confederate soldiers.
Contains photographs, images, and albums relating to the Civil War representing both the Union and Confederate sides of the war.
This digital collection contains over 4,000 images from 1845-1945 and is a wide range of early Texas photography including daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, tintypes, stereographs, and paper print photographs.
Includes 325 photographs of the Civil War from the David L. Hack Collection of Civil War Photographs.
"The Pageant of America" photograph archive includes over 300 photos of the civil war. (Type "civil war" into the "search collection" box.)
A collection of 32 photographs from the American Civil War.
A collection of 65 photographs of Forts from the American Civil War.
Hundreds of photographs realting to the American Civil War.
A small collection of photographs of African Americans during the Civil War era.
More than 800 photographs relating to the Civil War era. (Use the "Search this Collection" box and search for "civil war.")
The Alfred and William Waud Collection includes sketches made by Waud after travels in America. These might interest followers of Waud's civil war sketches.
Over 200 photographs and drawings related to the Civil War associated with the U.S. Sanitary Commission.
Includes letters, lithographs, maps, paintings, pamphlets, photographs, policitcal cartoons, artifacts and sheet music from the American Civil War.
Civil War Letters, Diaries, Correspondence, Manuscripts, & more
Digitized photos, news clippings, letters, relating particularly to Ohio Regiments and residents.
Digitized letters for U.S. Colored Troops, 5th Regiment, Elliott F. Grabill and Giles Waldo Shurtleff
A collection of letters from a Division Engineer at Resaca, Georgia between October and December 1864.
This collection includes digitized letters from 1861-1865, military orders, and songsheets.
Includes diaries of a surgeon, an artillery officer, a fruit farmer; political correspondence and slavery documents.
Includes diaries and other related items of soldiers (many soldiers from Iowa). Also includes an Abraham Lincoln digital collection and Historic Iowa Children's diaries collection.
Includes digitized letters between soldiers and their family members, with firsthand accounts of battles.
Includes digitized letters of three brothers from Minnesota who served in the First Minnesota Battery of Light Artillery and/or Infantry regiment, 1861-1865.
Includes photos and transcriptions of letters from Reynolds who served in the 105th Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers.
Scanned images and transcription of papers of female secessionist and spy, Rose O'Neal Greenhow.
Scanned images and transcriptions of the papers of Sarah E. Thompson, spy and Union recruiter in Tennessee.
36 page diary of a schoolgirl in Gallatin, Tennessee who records the occupation and her resentment of Union forces.
Diary of a 10-year old girl living in Atlanta, Georgia in 1864-1865.
Transcribed love letters and other letters of soldiers and their loves.
Includes a few pictures and notices/orders relating to the Ladies Union Aid Society in St. Louis, Missouri during the American Civil War.
This is an online exhibit of the diary of Isaac Tucker, Union fifer and a former doctor, and POW during the Civil War.
Thousands of original letters, diaries, newspapers, speeches, census & church records, by residents of Augusta County, Virginia and Franklin County, Pennsylvania.
Includes 8 diaries and 29 letters with originals and transcriptions, diverse collection from Michigan and the Midwest.
More than 2,000 image records relating to the American Civil War. Includes digitized letters, papers, photos, diaries, slave-owner inventory, and more.
Includes 39 letters by Edward A. Fulton to his mother, Mary Fulton, of Wilmington, Delaware during the American Civil War.
Ten photographs of Lincoln conspirators, mainly taken during their execution. Gardner worked for Matthew Brady and was the only person allowed to photograph this execution.
Digitized letters from David N. Lilley, resident of Delaware, to his sister Annie, during his service for the Union in the American Civil War.
Digital record of papers written between 1833 and 1954 with many items relating to brothers George and Enos Pierce and their service in the 97th Regiment of the Pennsylvania Volunteers.
Digitized letters from Thomas M. Reynolds to his fiancée, Lousia J. Seward, including his opinions of the American Civil War.
Digitized Diary of the Reverend Samuel Tupper, relief worker for the U.S. Christian Commission.
Digitized Atlas with maps that include roads, geographic landmarks, buildings, and property owners from the Civil War time.
Digitized collection of 23 color lithographs of Civil War battles and camp scenes.
Digitized Diaries, Journals, and Ships' Logs by Issue Date, some for the American Civil War.
Digitized historic maps of Delaware.
Digitized letters, diaries, documents relating to the people of Oneida County, New York during the Civil War, including the 97th, 116th, 117th, 123rd, 126th regiments, among others.
Digitized diaries, regimental histories, maps, and photos especially pertaining to North Carolina in the American Civil War.
Digitized diaries, letters, memoirs of both Union and Confederate soldiers during the American Civil War.
Digital collection of Civil War diaries and Civil war letters from soldiers, spies, and a bodyguard of the president. Private and official correspondence including letters of Rufus King and Ulysses S. Grant.
Includes scanned letters from the American Civil war and many other collections.
Includes letters, lithographs, maps, paintings, pamphlets, photographs, political cartoons, artifacts and sheet music from the American Civil War.
Digitized primary source material on the American Civil War including letters, diaries, and newspapers (newspapers only available to U of V users).
This is an online exhibit about Old Abe, an American bald eagle who served as the mascot for the Eighth Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry Regiment.
This is a digital exhibit of the memoirs of William F. Goodhue, Company C, 3rd Wisconsin Infantry Regiment, including experiences at Gettysburg, Antietam, and Sherman's March to the Sea.