Civil War Sesquicentennial
This project highlights Maine people who lived during the Civil War. The stories draw on primary sources from the Maine State Archives and other historical societies and libraries around the state to document Maine’s experiences during the period from November 1860 through 1865.
Contributors to the Sesquicentennial Project.
The stories are listed in chronological order. You may do a keyword search on the right to look for a specific person, town or event (or other significant subject).
* Stories featuring pictures or documents from our collections at the Maine State Archives.
† Stories featuring pictures or documents from other historical societies, libraries or museums.