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HIST 465 Civil War and Reconstruction: Military

Government information resources for class assignments

Military

Besides the Digital U.S. Congressional Serial set's treasury of War and Navy Dept. reports, the Official Records of the War of the Rebellion (OR) are essential primary sources for Civil War research. These contain after action battle reports and other tremendously important documents and are broken up into two sections for army and navy operations. Online access provided by Cornell University's Digital Library.

Army War College Army Heritage & Education Center

National Park Service Civil War Sesquicentennial
Naval History & Heritage Command
Official Records of the War of the Rebellion: Army HIKS Repository W 45.5
Official Records of the War of the Rebellion: Navy HIKS Repository N 16.6

Regulations for the Medical Department of the Army (Union)
Regulations for the Medical Department of the Confederate States (C.S.) Army

United States Sanitary Commission

 United States Provost Marshall (Provides information on military enrollment, desertions, and official policy documents.)

U.S. Army Center of Military History

Subject Specialist

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Bert Chapman
Contact:
(765) 494-2837

Fax: (765) 494-9007