Chapter 12: The Civil War

Title: Sam Richard’s Civil War diary: a chronicle of the Atlanta home front

Author: Richards, Samuel P.

Call number: F294.A853.R53

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Title: The Southern watchman Athens, Georgia: Civil War home front coverage, 1861-1865

Location: Georgia Historical Society Main Collection

Call number: F292.C5.S68

Additional GHS Resources on the Civil War

Three Centuries of Georgia History: Civil War

The American Civil War at 150

Conquered Banners: Georgia’s Civil War Flags

Civil War 150 Georgia Historical Marker Program

Today in Georgia History: Civil War Dates