Valley of the Shadow: Two Communities in the American Civil War


Subject:
Photograph Collections: History , United States History , Wars & Conflicts , Correspondence , Nonfiction by Genre , History , Black Resources , Photograph Collections: Regional: United States , Civil War (U.S.) , Civil War, U.S. , Wartime , U.S. History , Diaries , Diaries , Harper's Ferry , Pennsylvania , Reconstruction , War Correspondence

Description:
"The Valley Project details life in two American communities, one Northern and one Southern, from the time of John Brown's Raid through the era of Reconstruction." Contains photographs, maps, "thousands of original letters and diaries, newspapers and speeches, [and] census and church records, left by men and women in Augusta County, Virginia, and Franklin County, Pennsylvania." Many of the sources are searchable.

Creator:
Ayers, Edward L.

Publisher:
University of Virginia

Language:
English

Source:
http://valley.vcdh.virginia.edu/


PID= res:lii-7664