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Collection Civil War

About this Collection

Explore the faces, places and events of the U.S. Civil War through photographs, prints and drawings. The Prints & Photographs Division holds thousands of images relating to the Civil War, found in many different collections. This category allows research across those collections.

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Among the pictures combined in this category are:

Images are continuously being added to this category. If you don't find what you're looking for here, try a search across all the collections from the catalog's home page. For an overview of the groups from which images are being added, see the Related Resources.