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Civil War newspaper scrapbooks

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0480

Scope and Contents

A collection of clippings, mostly from the Baltimore American, including news from its foreign and southern correspondents and extracts from southern newspapers, dealing with the events of the first year of the Civil War, 1861.


  • Creation: 1861

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Collection is open for use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Biographical / Historical

This is an artificially assembled collection, so no biographical or historical note is required.


0.24 Cubic Feet (1 legal half-size document box)

Language of Materials



A collection of newspaper clippings dealing with the events of the first year of the Civil War, 1861.

Civil War newspaper scrapbooks
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

The Sheridan Libraries
Special Collections
3400 N Charles St
Baltimore MD 21218 USA