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  1. Resources for Civil War research for New York State---
  2. Special Collections is home to many unique 19th century resources. This digital repository offers a sampling of a broader collection that includes political cartoons, letters, photographs, maps, and artifacts relating to the Civil War Era.---
  3. The University of Mississippi Civil War Archive provides a sampling of the Archives & Special Collections extensive Civil War primary source holdings. Pulling from various physical collections, these materials document troop movements, social conditions, battles, the home front and an extensive variety of topics.Including correspondence, diaries, images and field reports, the Civil War Archive adds to the narrative of the War, both on the field and home front. .---

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  1. 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.---
  2. The Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College uses an interdisciplinary approach to engage diverse audiences in a dialogue about the Civil War.---
  3. The Kansas Historical Society holds many original records and published reports about Civil War soldiers and military engagements. The society also maintains several historic sites related to the Civil War.---

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  1. 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.---
  2. Site devoted to housing documents related to the governors who served Kentucky during the Civil War Era. Site provides images of original documents as well as translations.---
  3. Searchable digital collection includes flags, photographs, documents, regimental histories, articles, correspondence, historical association publications, and more.---
  4. Searchable digital collection of Georgia Civil War documents, manuscripts, correspondence, images, and more from the Atlanta History Center, Georgia Historical Society, and the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library (University of Georgia).---
  5. In 1905, the U.S. War Department returned 26 Confederate regimental flags to Georgia. In 1916, the General Assembly mandated that flags from the Civil War “be preserved for all time in the Capitol of the State.” The law required the governor to accept “any such flag offered to the state,” and “to make provision for its preservation as may be necessary.” Thus began the Georgia State Flag Collection. The Georgia Archives maintains an online collection of the flags---

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  1. 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.---
  2. The Civil War Collection is an "artificial" collection of private papers. The collection contains petitions for pardon, bounty payrolls, quartermaster department records (express receipts, vouchers, pay records, and supply and requisition records), disabled veterans' claims and correspondence pertaining to artificial limb companies, regimental and unit records, union regimental clothing books, regimental and unit records, muster rolls, correspondence and miscellaneous records---
  3. RECORDS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS, 1909 - 1973---
  4. You can also search for slaves---

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