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HIST 4260/5260 Civil War and Reconstruction: Home

This guide is a compilation of library and Internet resources for students in Bowling Green State University's HIST 4260 and HIST 5260 Civil War and Reconstruction course.


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Civil War Recruiting Poster

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This research guide pulls together a variety of sources you may want to use if you're conducting historical research on the Civil War or the Reconstruction Era of the United States. 

Want to know where to start your research?  For general information click on the above tabs to find lists of resources and related information about Books, Articles, Newspapers, Government Information, Archival Resources, or Internet.  


For information on the Civil War or Reconstruction, click on the appropriate tab.


If you need help with your research, see the Ask Us! page for a list of ways to contact a librarian.

Author of this LibGuide

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Carol Singer
Library Teaching & Learning Department
Rm. 152 Jerome Library
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403