Helpful Research Links


National Civil War Museum 

The National Civil War Museum is located in Harrisburg, PA. You can sign up on-line to be a member.


Library of Congress 

The Library of Congress, located in Washington, DC, is the research library that officially serves the United States Congress and is the de facto national library of the United States. It is the oldest federal cultural institution in the United States


National Archives 

The National Archives has many links and order forms to request a copy of your Veteran’s records. Put on the form that you would like to be notified of all existing records and the cost to acquired copies of the records.


Civil War Record Database

Searchable databases of various Civil War soldier’s and sailor’s records provided by the National Park Service.


Smithsonian Institution

Collecting, Preserving, Remembering the National Experience from the Smithsonian Institution