American Civil War

The Tri-State area played a prominent role in fighting and winning the American Civil War. The war is best told through images and letters.

Articles

Graves of Civil War veterans in Linwood Cemetery - Dubuque.

Graves of Civil War veterans in Linwood Cemetery - Dubuque.

Personal Sketches of Dubuque and the Civil War

Personal Sketches of Dubuque and the Civil War

Audio & Video

Historian John T. Pregler periodically gives lectures in person and on 1370 AM KDTH.  Click on the link(s) below to access a lecture. 

Photographs & Images

LJTP 100.006 - Major General Francis J. Herron
LJTP 100.007 - Major General Benjamin "the Beast" Butler
LJTP 100.008 - Major General David Hunter
LJTP 100.009 - President Abraham Lincoln CDV 2
LJTP 100.013 - Abraham Lincoln by Anthony Berger – Embossed - c.1864
LJTP 100.016 - Lt. General U.S. Grant by Mathew Brady - c.1864
LJTP 100.017 - Lt. General U.S. Grant by Fred. Gutekunst - 1865
LJTP 100.018 - 'Alabama' Jim Sutton, 12th Tennessee Cavalry (Union) - c.1864
LJTP 100.019 - President Lincoln Lithograph - J.D. Fowler - c.1861
LJTP 100.020 - U.S. Rep. William B. Allison by Mathew Brady - 1863
LJTP 100.021.01 - 2nd Lt John Wright - 10th Iowa Infantry - c.1861
LJTP 100.023 - 1st Lieut. Theodore Stimming - 31st Iowa Infantry - 1862
LJTP 100.024 - Abraham Lincoln collage with those who voted for the 13th Amendment in the U.S. Congress - 1865
LJTP 100.025 - Civil War Soldier & Wife
LJTP 100.026 - General Samuel Curtis - c. 1861
LJTP 100.028 - Civil War Soldier
LJTP 100.029 - Civil War Soldier
LJTP 100.030 - Civil War Soldier Manchester, Iowa - c1862
LJTP 100.032 - Gen. U.S. Grant and Generals
LJTP 100.033 - U.S. Rep. William B. Allison (R-IA) - c.1864
LJTP 100.044 - President Lincoln reading to son Tad - 1864
LJTP 100.045a - President Lincoln Photogravures - 1861
LJTP 100.045b - Mary Todd Lincoln Photogravures - 1861
LJTP 100.046 - John Wilkes Booth
LJTP 100.047 - U.S. Senator Jefferson Davis (D-MS) - c.1858-1860
LJTP 100.056 - President Lincoln reading to son Tad - 1864
LJTP 100.060 - President Lincoln – The Union Forever – 1864
LJTP 100.062 - President Lincoln – The Union Forever – 1864
LJTP 100.064 - Abraham Lincoln Engraving of Mathew Brady - 1865
LJTP 100.066 - Abraham Lincoln Memorial CDV - circa 1865

LJTP 100.331 - Maj Gen Francis J Herron - 1865

LJTP 100.332 - Maj Gen Grenville Dodge - 1865

LJTP 100.333 - Maj Gen Samuel Curtis - 1865

Letters & Documents

LJTP 200.003 - U.S. Rep. W.B. Allison to Adj. Gen. N.B. Baker
LJTP 200.006 - U.S. Rep. Wm. Vandever to Charles Aldrich
LJTP 200.007 - Volunteer Enlistment of Lewis Jenson - 27th Iowa Inf - 1862
LJTP 200.008 - Volunteer Enlistment of Reuben Kinyon - 27th Iowa Inf - 1862
LJTP 200.009 - Volunteer Enlistment of William Walling - 27th Iowa Inf - 1862
LJTP 200.010 - Volunteer Enlistment of John Loring - 27th Iowa Inf - 1862
LJTP 200.011 - Discharge Papers of George Pregler – 9th Iowa Infantry - 1864
LJTP 200.012 - Discharge Papers of George Pregler – 9th Iowa Infantry - 1865
LJTP 200.013 - Camp Franklin letter - September 14, 1862
LJTP 200.014 - Charles Paige - Camp Franklin - August 31, 1862

Newspapers & Periodicals

Books

Misc. Artifacts

Stocks, Bonds & Currency

LJTP 400.003 - 7th Wisconsin Regiment Pay Slip