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RESEARCH ABOUT THE CIVIL WAR (1861-1865) HERE
Reference Resources: Encyclopedias
An encyclopedia is a book or digital collection of factual summaries (short articles) on many subjects listed in alphabetical order. Below are links to online encyclopedias for elementary schools.
Databases for Civil War Research
A database is an organized, collection of information. Databases come in many forms and uses. The ones below contain factual articles useful for elementary student research.
eBooks: Civil War topics
eBooks, or electronic books, are books made available in digital form and viewable on electronic devices.
Primary Sources: Civil War
A primary source is a first-hand account or original source of information.
Lincoln at Gettysburg
Photo of crowd gathered for the dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery in Gettysburg, 1863.
This is the first photograph found of President Abraham Lincoln at Gettysburg.