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The American Civil War: Primary Sources: General Collections

Primary Sources

Primary Sources are original sources: they were created by someone who participated in or observed an event.  They include diaries, newspapers, government documents, photographs, and other manuscripts.

General Collections: Library Databases

These collections will include various types of primary sources (newspaper articles, images, government documents, letters, etc.).

General Collections: Websites

These collections will include various types of primary sources (newspaper articles, images, government documents, letters, etc.). These are all freely accessible websites