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ProQuest Civil War Era: Southern Newspapers

A guide to ProQuest Civil War Era - a comprehensive collection of primary source materials that were previously unavailable digitally.

About Southern Newspapers

The Southern newspapers included in ProQuest Civil War Era were specifically selected for the regional and diverse perspectives they offer.  These titles are:

  • The Charleston Mercury (1840-1865) - Charleston, South Carolina 
  • The Daily Picayune (1840-1865) - New Orleans, Louisiana
  • The Daily Dispatch (1852-1865) - Richmond, Virginia