Readex Releases The Civil War: Antebellum Period to Reconstruction

Dec 09, 2008

Readex, a division of NewsBank, announced the release of The Civil War: Antebellum Period to Reconstruction. Drawn from the Archive of Americana, this digital resource includes historical American newspapers, government documents, broadsides, and other rare printed materials from the Civil War period. The Civil War includes more than 150 newspapers published in towns and cities of all sizes throughout the United States, including such titles as the Baltimore Sun, Charleston Mercury, Dallas Weekly Herald, Milwaukee Sentinel, National Intelligencer, New Orleans Picayune, New York Herald, Philadelphia Inquirer, and San Francisco Bulletin. For official perspectives, The Civil War provides more than 50,000 documents published by the U.S. government.