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  1. North or South...reminds you of your hometown...pre 1860...Alabama---
  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. Compiled by Miss Mamie Yeary. A compilation of Texas Confederate veterans, or rather Confederate veterans living in Texas after the war recalling their service and experiences. Not just Texas soldiers but men who served in various units from just about every state in the Confederacy. A great source for researching units and lots of interesting anecdotes and stories. Dallas: Smith & Lamar, 1912.---
  4. Compiled by Miss Mamie Yeary. A compilation of Texas Confederate veterans, or rather Confederate veterans living in Texas after the war recalling their service and experiences. Not just Texas soldiers but men who served in various units from just about every state in the Confederacy. A great source for researching units and lots of interesting anecdotes and stories. Dallas: Smith & Lamar, 1912.---
  5. By James M. Folsom. While the war was still raging in 1864, Folsom set out in an attempt to record the history of Georgia's troops. This book is comprised of eighteen detailed histories of infantry, cavalry, and artillery units authored by the very officers that commanded or served in them, in many cases literally written while in the trenches at Petersburg. Folsom originally intended to author multiple volumes, however only one was ever completed. Macon: Burke, Boykin & Co., 1864.---

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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. 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.---
  3. Awesome website...original recipes from the beginning of time...including the War Between the States and beyond.---
  4. 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.---

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