Discover More about the Civil War and Maine

Some websites that feature more about Maine's participation in the Civil War include:

Museums taking part in the Maine Civil War Trail:
http://mainecivilwartrail.org/home

National Park Service database of Civil War soldiers and sailors:
http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm
This site also has links to regiments, cemeteries, prisoners, and civilians as well as essays on Civil War history.

Maine State Archives Civil War documents:
http://www.maine.gov/sos/arc/sesquicent/civilwarwk.shtml

Photos of Maine officers in the Maine State Archives collection:
http://www.maine.gov/sos/arc/research/civilwar2/officerpic.html

Maine Civil War monuments:
http://www.maine.gov/civilwar/monuments.html

Maine Historical Society/Maine Memory Network Civil War page:
http://civilwar.mainememory.net/page/3073/display.html

Summaries of Maine regimental statistics:
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mecivilw/mecivilw.htm

Library of Congress Civil War collections:
http://www.loc.gov/pictures/search/?q=Civil%20War

Smithsonian Institution; this site includes an interactive Gettysburg map:
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/specialreports/the-civil-war/

Lincoln Library and Museum's making of the production The Civil War in Four Minutes; this site also includes a link to the research that went into assembling the weekly tally of statistics in the production:
http://www.lincolnlibraryandmuseum.com/m5.htm

National Archives transcription of the Emancipation Proclamation:
http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/featured_documents/emancipation_proclamation/transcript.html

University of Virginia's Uncle Tom's Cabin multimedia archive:
http://utc.iath.virginia.edu/

Issues of Harper's Weekly published during the Civil War:
http://sonofthesouth.net/

Civil War Trust interactive battlefield maps:
http://www.civilwar.org/maps/

Canadian soldiers in Maine Civil War regiments:
http://www.islandregister.com/mainem.html

Definitions of Civil-War era terms:
http://www.civilwarhome.com/terms.htm

Civil War photography:
http://civilwarphotography.org/index.php/digital-archive-project

New estimate of Civil War dead
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/04/03/science/civil-war-toll-up-by-20-percent-in-new-estimate.html?partner=EXCITE&ei=5043&_r=0