In the Shadow of Slavery
By Leslie M. Harris. Illustrated excerpt from the book that includes an account of the Draft Riots of July 1863, five days of mayhem which included the lynching of eleven black men.
A Virginia Girl in the Civil War, 1861-1865
A collection of the memories of a southern woman and her husband, who had been a Confederate officer in the Civil War. Written by Myrta Lockett Avary.
Yeoman in Farragut's Fleet
Naval civil war diary of Josiah Parker Higgins yeoman on the Union gunboat Kennebec.
Women Will Howl, The
By Mary Deborah Petite. Details the arrest and deportation of more than 600 women and children from North Georgia textile mills during the Atlanta Campaign.