An extensive collection of primary source materials covering the Antebellum era, the War Years, and Reconstruction period. Contains numerous newspapers and government documents, including the Journal of the Congress of the Confederate States of America, and the massive The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. Also this product contains broadsides, song sheets, poems, envelopes, and other printed materials
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From the Library of Congress/National Endowment for the Humanities, Chronicling America is a website providing access to information about historic newspapers and select digitized newspaper pages. A searchable database of about 2,300 digitized newspapers from across the United States from 1789-1924.