The American Civil War

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The American
Civil War
Catalog of Microform
(Research Collections, Serials, and Dissertations)

http://www.proquest.com/en-US/catalogs/collections/rc-search.shtml umisalesinfo@proquest.com
800.521.0600 ext. 2793 or 734.761.4700 ext. 2793

USC003-03 updated May 2010

Table of Contents
About This Catalog ............................................................................................... 3 The Advantages of Microform ........................................................................... 4 Research Collections............................................................................................. 5 Military ...............................................................................................................................................................6 Personal Papers .................................................................................................................................................7 General Reference ...........................................................................................................................................14 Newspaper & Periodical Collections ............................................................................................................20 Civil Rights & Slavery.....................................................................................................................................23 Religion .............................................................................................................................................................27 Genealogy .........................................................................................................................................................29

HeritageQuest™ ................................................................................................... 29 Related Serials ..................................................................................................... 34 UMI Dissertation Publishing ........................................................................... 47 Index of Research Collections .......................................................................... 51

About This Catalog

http://www.proquest.com/en-US/catalogs/collections/rc-search.shtml umisalesinfo@ proquest.com
800.521.0600 ext. 2793 or 734.761.4700 ext. 2793

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About This Catalog
The American Civil War Catalog of ProQuest microform contains 50 research collections and over 270 serials. Inside you will find titles that support programs for all levels and disciplines within both school and non-school educational settings. The catalog also contains information about obtaining Dissertations on the American Civil War.

This catalog will be of particular interest to researchers in the fields of American History, Military History, American Studies and African-American Studies. Two very important collections in this catalog are Regimental Histories of the American Civil War and Genealogy and Local History. Regimental Histories contains approximately 1,500 titles ranging from army reports and correspondence to ―official‖ histories authored by individual veterans in the form of memoirs. The titles are organized by state; easily located in the collections guide; and often include unit rosters, campaign chronologies and detailed maps. Genealogy and Local History assembles and preserves genealogies, local histories, primary source materials and genealogical and local history serials . Included in the collection are published diaries and journals, biographies, veterans’ facilities rosters, veterans’ organization literature, reunion programs and rosters, obituaries and memorials.

This preface provides a glimpse into the contents of the American Civil War Catalog of ProQuest microform. Feel free to browse through our titles, or if you are looking for a particular research collection, please consult the index in the back. If you have...
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