American Civil War

19th-century conflict in the United States
English: The American Civil War (1861–1865) was an insurrection fought between the United States of America and several rebellious slave-owning states in the southern U.S., known as the Confederacy. The latter was defeated, with slavery in the U.S. being ended as a result. Over a thousand public domain images are available from The Library of Congress. (These should be imported and categorized.)

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MapsEdit

 
1861
 
1864
 
1865
   States that declared secession before April 15, 1861
   States that declared secession after April 15, 1861
   Union states that permitted slavery
   Union states that forbade slavery
   Territories, unaffiliated
   Union states, including those admitted during the war
   Union states that permitted slavery
   Confederate States
   Territories
   Union states
   Union territories
   The border states
   Bleeding Kansas
   The Confederacy
   Confederate claimed and sometimes held territories

FlagsEdit

United States of AmericaEdit

 
United States of America (1861), the "Stars and Stripes".
 
United States of America (1861), the "Stars and Stripes".
 
United States of America (1861), the "Great Star Flag".
 
United States of America (1861), the "Fort Sumter Flag".
 
United States of America (1861-1863), the "Flag with the Thirty-Four Stars".
 
United States of America (1861-1863), the "Flag with the Thirty-Four Stars".
 
United States of America (1863-1865), the "Stars and Stripes".
 
United States of America (1863-1865), the "Stars and Stripes".
 
United States Navy (1861).
 
United States Navy (1861-1863).
 
United States Navy (1863-1865).
 
United States Navy (1864-1865).
 
3rd United States Colored Troops.
 
3rd United States Colored Troops.
 
26th Regiment of the United States Colored Troops.
 
26th Regiment of the United States Colored Troops.
 
20th Maine Volunteer Infantry Regiment.

The ConfederacyEdit

 
The Confederacy (1861), the "Stars and Bars".
 
The Confederacy (1861), the "Stars and Bars".
 
The Confederacy (1861), the "Stars and Bars".
 
The Confederacy (1861-1863), the "Stars and Bars".
 
The Confederacy (1863-1865), the "White Man's Flag".
 
The Confederacy (1865), the "Blood-Stained Banner".
 
Confederate Navy (1861-1863).
 
Confederate Navy (1863-1865).
 
Confederate Navy (1863-1865), the "Stainless Banner"
 
Confederate Army.

SealsEdit

United States of AmericaEdit

The ConfederacyEdit

LeadersEdit

United States of AmericaEdit

The ConfederacyEdit

SoldiersEdit

Eastern TheaterEdit

Land battlesEdit

Naval battlesEdit

PhotographsEdit

Western TheaterEdit

Lower Seaboard TheaterEdit

Trans-Mississippi Theater and elsewhereEdit

Ships and vesselsEdit

Technology of the warEdit

GravesEdit