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The Civil War era in Appalachia is chronicled in narratives, diaries, correspondence, and reminiscences held by Archives of Appalachia. These personal accounts focus on such aspects as military life, home front and family, slavery and abolition, and economic activities in the antebellum era. Most are contemporary with the war, but some date from the 20th century. The following playlist represents a small sampling of materials relating to the Civil War found in the Archives of Appalachia.

Civil War - Historic Recordings East Tennessee State University

    • History

The Civil War era in Appalachia is chronicled in narratives, diaries, correspondence, and reminiscences held by Archives of Appalachia. These personal accounts focus on such aspects as military life, home front and family, slavery and abolition, and economic activities in the antebellum era. Most are contemporary with the war, but some date from the 20th century. The following playlist represents a small sampling of materials relating to the Civil War found in the Archives of Appalachia.

    Uncle Marsh Greer and Grandmother's Horse

    Uncle Marsh Greer and Grandmother's Horse

    • 3 min
    Soldiers Stealing, Home Guard and Stoneman's Raid

    Soldiers Stealing, Home Guard and Stoneman's Raid

    • 14 min
    Home Guard and Grandparents in Civil War

    Home Guard and Grandparents in Civil War

    • 3 min
    Grandfathers during War

    Grandfathers during War

    • 2 min
    Home Guard and Torturing Grandmother

    Home Guard and Torturing Grandmother

    • 9 min

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