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Pennsylvania Civil War 150

Pennsylvania Civil War 150

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PACivilWar150.com

Type ? Resource Title
I Infantry Commands
I Captain and Sergeant Uniforms
P Civil War Veterans' Card File
P Registers of PA Volunteers
S African Americans: Historical Overview
S Soldiers: Historical Overview
P Soldiers: Photo Gallery
S Governor Andrew Curtin
S Alexander Henry
S John White Geary
S John Burns
S Charles King
P James Beaver
P Artifact: Paintings and Portraits: John White Geary
S Hugh McNeil
P Artifact: Paintings and Portraits: Carte de visite
S Levi Bird Duff
S The War-Tactics
S Martin Delany
S George McClellan
S George Meade
S David Dixon Porter
P Artifact: Artillery: Burns musket
S Ambrose Burnside
S Ulysses S. Grant
S Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson
S Robert E. Lee
S Irvin McDowell
S George Pickett
S William Tecumseh Sherman
S J.E.B. Stuart
S Alexander Kelly
S Thomas Scott
S Cavada Brothers

Other websites

Type ? Resource Title
T, P Civil War Records – how to research for Union and Confederacy and build a soldier's story
P, S 10th PA Reserve Volunteers
P Columbia County Soldiers
P York and Adams Counties Soldiers
T, P Civil War Letters
T, P, I The Time of the Lincolns: Americans at War
P Photographs of soldiers and officers
P Westover Landing, Va. Col. William W. Averell, 3d Pennsylvania Cavalry, and staff: photograph
P Portrait of Corp. Nailer, 13th Pennsylvania Cavalry, U.S.A.
P Va. Lt. Col. Samuel W. Owens, 3d Pennsylvania Cavalry, caught napping: photograph
S Search for Afro-American soldiers
P Blacks in Civil War Prints
T Lesson plan with hard tack recipe
T Lesson plan for how to interpret historic photos
S Online exhibit about soldier life
T Lesson plan on solider life
P Songs of Civil War
T Morse Code
V Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall and Museum
V Chester County Historical Society School Programs
V Civil War Museum of Philadelphia School Programs
S John F. Hartranft: Pennsylvania General and Governor (PDF)
T Discovering the Past: Using the Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System in the Classroom Lesson Plan
T Civil War Preservation Trust Lesson Plan
P Civil War Records at the Pennsylvania State Archives
S John F. Hartranft: Pennsylvania General and Governor
T The Civil War Curriculum
S Biographies by the Civil War Trust
S Biographies of Civil War Soldiers and Officers
S Allegheny County Medal of Honor Recipients
S David Dixon Porter
P Photographs of soldiers
S A Civil War Soldier in the Wild Cat Regiment
S, T Virginia in the Civil War
P, T The Civil War as Photographed by Mathew Brady
T, P The Fight for Equal Rights: Black Soldiers in the Civil War
P, S Civil War Resources at the Historical Society of PA
T West Point Graduates During the Civil War and Reconstruction
T, P Comparing Confederate and Union Soldiers in the Civil War

Key: [to letter or symbol designation]
S Secondary source, able to be read by secondary level student
P Primary source. For a good primer on how to teach with primary sources, go to Smithsonian's Teaching with Primary Sources
T Teaching material and lesson plan, background reading on a more scholarly level
I Interactive or multi-media that a student can use directly
V Place to visit or event to attend

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