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HIST 4600: Confederate Memory in the New South: Home

This guide includes resources from the Civil War to the present

Edited Collections

You can find some primary sources in books.  Below is a list of relevant subject headings.  When searching for these in the catalog, try adding "sources", "documents", "correspondence" or "letters" to your search. 

United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate.

Confederate States of America -- History -- Sources.

United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.

North Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources.

United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865 -- Sources.




A repository for digital collections. Items in the public domain (works published before 1923) are freely accessible online.

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Internet Archive

A digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form. Includes digitized books, periodicals, media, and more.

How-To Video: Searching Historical Newspapers

Article Databases (Secondary Sources)

Search for Books (Secondary and Primary)

Newspapers and Magazines

Includes links to specific newspapers and magazines

Government Documents

Primary Source Collections and Indices

How-To Video: Searching for Secondary Sources