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  1. This site was started to provide background information for the Stone Sentinels site about Civil War battlefield monuments. Its goal is to help viewers better understand the battles and campaigns of the Eastern Theater by providing more in-depth information on the people, military units, landscape and timelines that were involved.---
  2. A vast searchable collection of documents, photographs, and maps pertaining to Richmond, VA during the Civil War. Hospitals and prisons in Richmond have their own sections - the "other sites" section deals with other topics, including: battery defenses, cemeteries, industry, and civilian activity. The "events" section covers events in Richmond that do not relate to a particular location including VMI Cadets in Richmond, the bread riot, Jackson's funeral, the fall of Richmond, etc.---
  3. The Civil War Washington mapping application has been designed for a range of users, from the casual browser to the serious researcher.---
  4. Search engine for historical maps. OldMapsOnline.org indexes over 400.000 maps---
  5. Alphabetical Listing of Confederate soldiers surrendered and paroled as part of the Army of Northern Virginia at Appomattox Court House on April 9, 1865. Listing includes rank, name, regiment, and company.---

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  1. The complete Civil War site. No more running from site to site.---
  2. Produced by today's foremost Civil War historians, this site contains a definitive list of over 325 topics that every student of the Civil War should study.---
  3. MoA Volumes: Series I, 1-53; Series II, 1-8; Series III, 1-5; Series IV, 1-4 (1880 - 1901) Series I: Formal reports, both Union and Confederate. Series II: Correspondence, orders, reports, and returns, Union and Confederate, relating to prisoners of war Series III: Correspondence orders, reports, and returns of the Union authorities (embracing their correspondence with the Confederate officials) not relating specially to the subjects of the first and second series.---
  4. Histories of Illinois Civil War Regiments and Units Civil War Soldiers' and Sailors' System---

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  1. The complete Civil War site. No more running from site to site.---
  2. MoA Volumes: Series I, 1-53; Series II, 1-8; Series III, 1-5; Series IV, 1-4 (1880 - 1901) Series I: Formal reports, both Union and Confederate. Series II: Correspondence, orders, reports, and returns, Union and Confederate, relating to prisoners of war Series III: Correspondence orders, reports, and returns of the Union authorities (embracing their correspondence with the Confederate officials) not relating specially to the subjects of the first and second series.---
  3. Produced by today's foremost Civil War historians, this site contains a definitive list of over 325 topics that every student of the Civil War should study.---

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  1. The complete Civil War site. No more running from site to site.---
  2. MoA Volumes: Series I, 1-53; Series II, 1-8; Series III, 1-5; Series IV, 1-4 (1880 - 1901) Series I: Formal reports, both Union and Confederate. Series II: Correspondence, orders, reports, and returns, Union and Confederate, relating to prisoners of war Series III: Correspondence orders, reports, and returns of the Union authorities (embracing their correspondence with the Confederate officials) not relating specially to the subjects of the first and second series.---
  3. The Hotchkiss Map Collection contains cartographic items made by Major Jedediah Hotchkiss (1828-1899), a topographic engineer in the Confederate Army. Hotchkiss made detailed battle maps, some of which were used by the Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson for their combat planning and strategy. The collection consists of 341 sketchbooks, manuscripts, and annotated printed maps, the originals of which reside in the Library of Congress' Geography and Map Division.---
  4. Histories of Illinois Civil War Regiments and Units Civil War Soldiers' and Sailors' System---

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