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Civil War Resources in Special Collections: Civil War Books - Highlights

Civil War Books - Highlights

Highlights/Categories

  • Civil War publications of the KSU Press  (extensive)
  • Civil War spies, agents, and the Secret Service
  • Draft riots
  • Harper’s Weekly (in print; covering the war years)
  • Juvenile literature related to the Civil War (extensive)
  • Legal cases related to the Civil War
  • Lincoln assassination
  • Memoirs and personal narratives (both prominent and plain folk)
  • Novels and poetry related to the Civil War (e.g. first edition of The Red Badge of Courage)
  • Official roster of the soldiers of the state of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866
  • Alphabetical index to Official roster of the soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of Rebellion
  • Orations (e.g. Henry Ward Beecher)
  • Pictorial works
  • Prisoner of war camps
  • Regimental histories
  • Slave narratives
  • Women in the Civil War