Impressive gateway to informational sites, divided by category.
Includes a Timeline, Maps, Published Material, Art, Photographs and more.
A Brief Naval Chronology of the Civil War (1861-65) by the Naval History and Heritage Command.
This site from the National Park Service allows users to search for Civil War soldiers by name or by unit. It includes brief histories of both Union and Confederate regiments, records from Andersonville Prison (Union Soldiers) and Ft. McHenry (Confederate Soldiers), and lists Medal of Honor recipients. Taken from records from the National Archives and Records Administration, this site is easy to use and has a wealth of information for the Civil War researcher.
Alabama Department of Archives and History - Alabama Civil War Service Cards File database.
Maps, battlefields, education.
The National Park Service Sesquicentennial Commeroration.
Library of Congress historic photograph display.
The Valley Project details life in two American communities, one Northern and one Southern, from the time of John Brown's Raid through the era of Reconstruction. In this digital archive you may explore thousands of original letters and diaries, newspapers and speeches, census and church records, left by men and women in Augusta County, Virginia, and Franklin County, Pennsylvania. --site
History.com - Articles, Videos, Pictures and Facts divided by theme.
Civil War Treasures from the New York Historical Society. Part of the Library of Congress - American Memory project.
Includes maps, official reports, participants, and bibliographies of primary and reference sources.
Project Gutenberg (gutenberg.org) bookshelf listing of all American Civil War books. Project Gutenberg are complete books that can be read online or dowloaded to multiple devices, free of charge.