US Civil War Information


The United States Civil War was a monumental event that shaped American history. Taking place between the years of 1861-1865, the American Civil War battles were fought on US soil, mostly in the Southern states. The American Civil War was one of the most deadliest wars in US history. However, the American Civil War ended the issue of slavery as well as giving the United States Government more power and control over the country.

Civil War Information

Civil War Resources

  • Civil War History - Read about the role African Americans played in the American Civil War.

  • The American Civil War - Featuring information on battles, solders, and Civil War commemoration sites, this is a hub of information on American history.

  • Civil War Maps - Find map of battle fields and attack routes from the Civil War.

  • Civil War and Reconstruction - Read about the effects the Civil War had on the United States after the fighting was done.

  • Civil War Information - A collection of information such as letters, diaries, and newspapers from the American Civil War.

History Institutes

The American Civil War was an event that shaped history. Changing the everyday life of just about every American, the Civil War was a time of great change and reconstruction. While the Civil War was bloody and brutal, many positive changes came about from the fighting.