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HIST 355 Civil War Era: Getting Started

A guide to resources related to the American Civil War.

Find Background Information in Companions and Handbooks

The following resources provide chapter-length overviews of a variety of themes. Each chapter is written by a leading expert and provides useful suggestions for further reading.

Finding Background Information in Encyclopedias

Use these specialized topical sources to browse online for paper topics and for information on specific events, places and themes:

Your Librarian

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Ann Kenne
I am available to help with your research questions and for in depth consultations. Use the buttons to email me or schedule an appointment!
Contact:
Head of Special Collections /
University Archivist
LL09 O'Shaughnessy-Frey Library
2115 Summit Avenue #4068
Saint Paul, MN 55105-1086
651-962-5461 (office)
amkenne1@stthomas.edu
Subjects: History, Irish Studies

Find Biographical Information

Use these sources to find biographical information on individuals: