Nurses during the American Civil War, 1862 (Wikimedia Commons); "Make Way for Liberty" (Library of Congress); Civil War Envelope (Library of Congress); Civil War Map (community.weber.edu)
A good documentary could help you explore your topic.
Use KANOPY, a database of streaming videos, to search for documentaries on the Civil War. Here's an example:
Rebel - Loreta Velazquez, Secret Soldier of the American Civil War
This guide is designed to help you find resources for your research paper on the Civil War era, focusing on the impact of the war on marginalized communities. It should help you narrow down your topic and locate both primary and secondary sources.
If you need more help, don't hesitate to contact me:
Did you enjoy the research you did in this class? Are you writing an award-winning paper? If your answer is yes, and if you are a Junior or Senior, be sure to submit your paper for the:
LIBRARY UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH AWARDS
(Two awards of $1000 offered each year)