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HIS120, The U.S. Until 1865, Dr. Don Fisher: Search SUNY Catalog

This guide will help you find resources for your Civil War Regiment Research Project.

Civil War Quilt

SUNY Catalog

You have access to the catalogs of every library in the SUNY system!  You may request items from any of these libraries through our Interlibrary Loan system, ILLIAD.  (See the box below.)

Here are some suggested keywords to search:

Civil War Regiments

New York State Civil War Personal narratives

New York History Civil War Regimental Histories

Search for a particular regiment, for example, "79th New York Infantry"


Use our Illiad service when the H.G. Lewis Library does not have the materials you need.

Civil War Correspondence

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