Stars and Stripes: U.S. Military Newspapers in
the Library of Congress
Books with Citations for Stars and Stripes: Civil
Andrews, J. Cutler.
The North Reports the Civil War. Pittsburgh: University
of Pittsburgh Press, 1955. x, 813 p. Ill., maps, bibliography, index.
LC call number: E609.A6
LC control number: 55006873
Comprehensive overview of Civil War reporting by Union newspapers.
Includes an alphabetical list of northern reporters and their newspapers.
Andrews, J. Cutler.
The South Reports the Civil War. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton
University Press, 1970. xi, 611 p. Ill., maps, bibliography, index.
LC call number: E609.A62
LC control number: 75090942
Complementary edition to the author's earlier work on Civil War
reporting by northern reporters; includes a list of southern reporters
and their newspapers.
Brigham, Clarence Saunders.
Wall-Paper Newspapers of the Civil War. Cambridge,
LC call number: Z6951.B87
LC control number: 42002575
Bibliography of Confederate and Union newspapers printed on wallpaper.
Ellis, Helen H.
The National Tribune: A Guide to Selected Materials of Civil
War Interest. N.p., 1968-1969. Ca. 300 leaves.
LC call number: Z1242.E58 1968 Newspaper Reference
LC control number: 82232657
A bibliographic guide to selected letters and articles written
by military veterans for the newspaper. The index was compiled by
consulting the microfilm of the newspaper held in the Newspaper
and Current Periodical Reading Room at the Library of Congress.
Perry, James M.
A Bohemian Brigade: The Civil War Correspondents, Mostly Rough,
Sometimes Ready. New York: J. Wiley, 2000. xiv, 305 p., Ill.,
LC call number: E609 .P47 2000
LC control number: 99039101
Perry examines the role of Civil War correspondents in shaping
American journalism and discusses their impact on public opinion.
In the aftermath of the war, Americans came to demand eyewitness
accounts of wars instead of official government releases.
Research Publications International.
The Civil War. Woodbridge, Conn: Research Publications
International, 1995. 1 computer optical disc: col.; 4 3/4 in + 1
user's guide. vi, 32 p.
LC call number: E468 [1996 01579] Machine-Readable Collections
LC control number: 96801141
CD-ROM with fully indexed and searchable collection of primary
sources on the American Civil War, including letters, journals,
photos, maps, memoirs, and newspaper articles, plus audio clips
of speeches, songs, and interviews.
Sauers, Richard Allen.
To Care For Him Who Has Borne the Battle: Research Guide to
Civil War Material in the National Tribune. Jackson, KY:
History Shop Press, 1995. xxii, 109 p.
LC call number: E462.N373 S28 1995
LC control number: 95206936
Bibliographic guide to Civil War material in the National
Tribune covering the years 1877-1884 with entries for veterans'
letters that were published in the newspaper.
Schneider, Richard C.
African American History in the Press, 1851-1899: From the
Coming of the Civil War to theRise of Jim Crow As Reported and Illustrated
in Selected Newspapers of the Time. 2 vols. Detroit: Gale,
1996. Ill., maps., bibliography, index.
LC call number: E185.2 .A25 1996 MRR Alcove
LC control number: 96015384
A collection of first-hand newspaper reports from thirteen major
newspapers depicting African Americans in articles, editorials,
cartoons, and engravings.
Weisberger, Bernard A.
Reporters for the Union. Boston: Little, Brown, 1953.
xi, 316 p. Ill., bibliography, index.
LC call number: E609.W4
LC control number: 52012638
History of civil war reporting in the North, relying heavily on
materials available at the Library of Congress.