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The Civil War

Research guide for locating materials related to the Civil War.

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Reminder: Online Access

  • Library resources require going through CWRU Single Sign-On.
  • The best method is to follow links from the library website.
  • When logged in and a browser window is not closed, access should continue from resource to resource.
  • Remember to close your browser when done.

News Resources

The library has many online resources to help you find contemporary reports of the Civil War. Here are a few to consider:

Newspaper Sources


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