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  1. Baton Rouge Civil War Round Table---
  2. This page is the centerpiece of a collaborative digitization effort to document the war in Arkansas, Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma. It also includes related information about life, politics, origins and effects of the war in the decades before and after it.---
  3. The James I. Robertson Jr. Civil War Sesquicentennial Legacy Collection includes letters, diaries, photographs, and other manuscripts held in private collections shared 2011-2015 Between 2011 and 2015 through a digitization and access project sponsored through a partnership of the Virginia Sesquicentennial of the American Civil War Commission, Virginia's local Sesquicentennial committees, and the Library of Virginia. The collection is named in honor of Dr. James I. Robertson Jr.---
  4. An online collection of civil war photographs, owned and hosted by the US Army Heritage and Education Center.---
  5. The online photograph collection of the Massachusetts Commandery of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States. It is hosted at the US Army Heritage and Education Center.---

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  1. Library of Congress hub for documents relating to the 13th Amendment.---
  2. In 1920, Andrew B. Booth, the Commissioner of Louisiana Military Records, published his multi-volume set, "Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands". Even more than eighty years later, it remains an invaluable source in searching for documentation of Louisiana Confederate soldiers. Not every Louisiana Confederate soldier who served is listed.---
  3. Library of Congress hub for documents on the 15th Amendment giving right to vote to black men.---
  4. Constitution Center page on the 15th Amendment.---

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  1. The complete Civil War site. No more running from site to site.---
  2. Rock Island Prison was located on the north side of the government-owned island in the Mississippi River between Davenport, IA and Rock Island / Moline Illinois. 12 acres of this swampy island were designated as a spot to build the prison. During Civil War times, it was known as Rock Island but today is referred to as Arsenal Island. The prison was built in mid 1863, and not yet completed in December 1863 when the first prisoners were incarcerated.---
  3. Author: United States. Naval War Records Office Title: Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion Series: Office memoranda (United States. Naval War Records Office) Publisher: Govt. Print. Off. Place of Publication: Washington MoA Volumes: Series I, vols. 1-27; Series II, vols 1-3 (1894 - 1922)---
  4. In 1920, Andrew B. Booth, the Commissioner of Louisiana Military Records, published his multi-volume set, "Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands". Even more than eighty years later, it remains an invaluable source in searching for documentation of Louisiana Confederate soldiers. Not every Louisiana Confederate soldier who served is listed.---
  5. The Civil War Trust website features the latest Civil War preservation news, battle maps for most major Civil War battles, history articles, photos, and so much more. Learn more about how you can help CWPT save more of our Civil War battlefields.---

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  1. Everything including the kitchen sink.---
  2. To this day, students of the Civil War, argue the questions of who lost the Special Order 191, how it happened, and what were the long-term implications.---
  3. A website about photographs from (roughly) the 1850s to the 1940s. It has several themed collections either depicting the civil war or being related to it. The page also has a search engine that searches and shows both collections and individual pictures.---
  4. Locate your Civil War ancestors in this collection from Ancestry, which includes both Union and Confederate records of Civil War soldiers.---
  5. Al Mackey shares his explorations of the Civil War.---

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