Harper's Weekly was arguably the most popular newspaper during the Civil War, featuring pictures and accounts of the struggle. You can now read the paper online at the website sonofthesourth.net by following the link provided below.
Each page displayed is surrounded with links you can explore: in the left pane are the years of the Civil War you can click on to display that section of the collection, throughout each page are hot links to specific names and places, and thumbnail images will take you from page to page.
Check it out at: The Civil War:
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