Resources for History Enthusiasts | Pennsylvania Civil War 150
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Pennsylvania Civil War 150

Pennsylvania Civil War 150


Resources for History Enthusiasts

With uniquely Pennsylvania stories from the home front and battlefield, interactive timeline and map, and rich, substantive narratives of the Civil War’s causes, consequences, political climate and more, you’ll find yourself immersed in a wealth of new and extensive information on the Civil War in Pennsylvania. This Web site will enable you to consider new perspectives, discover lesser-known stories and see original primary sources you’ve never seen before from the Civil War.


  • Civil War Veterans' Card File

    View images of Civil War Veterans' Card Files from 1861 to 1866 from the Pennsylvania State Archives.

  • Registers of Pennsylvania Volunteers

    Learn about the Pennsylvanians who volunteered to serve during the Civil War, including their names, ages, ranks, terms of service and more.

  • US Civil War Information

    Browse through an extensive list of resources to learn about the various aspects of the Civil War, such as casualties, foreign affairs, weapons, nurses and much more.

Events Calendar

Want to learn more about The Civil War? Find an event near you.

Experience the Civil War

Get personal with the Civil War. Hear the Gettysburg Address, see Civil War artifacts and navigate the timeline and map.