The American Civil War: Letters & Diaries currently includes 2,009 authors and approximately 100,000 pages of diaries, letters and memoirs. The collection is based on leading bibliographies.
The collection also includes biographies, an extensive bibliography of the sources in the database, and material licensed from The Civil War Day-by-Day by E.B. Long.
Coverage: ranges from contemporary letters and diaries to those published many years after the Civil War