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Stars and Stripes: U.S. Military Newspapers in the Library of Congress

Civil War Editions

The Stars and Stripes in Rebeldom.
LC call number: Microfilm 54762E
LC control number: 02002751

This is a collection of papers written by Union soldiers at four prisons in the South. They were edited by the Burnham Publishing Company of Boston and published as one volume in 1862. A microfilm copy of the collection is available in the Microform Reading Room.


LC call number: Newspaper Vault LA Vault, Vault Folder 0936
LC control number: sn 84020182

An edition of Stars and Stripes was published irregularly in 1863 by Union forces deployed in Thibodaux, Louisiana. This series is unique because it was printed on wallpaper. An original of the March 11, 1863 edition is available in the Newspaper and Current Periodical Reading Room.


LC call number: Newspaper Vault AR Vault, Vault Folder 0919
LC control number: sn 83025478

In 1863, the 3rd Missouri Cavalry Regiment published their weekly regimental newspaper in Jacksonport, Arkansas. A photostat copy of the December 1, 1863 issue is available in the Newspaper and Current Periodical Reading Room.

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