The following resources are useful to all Civil War researchers, whether or not you are interested in or able to submit an application to the DUVCW.

Federal Repositories

Civil War records at the National Archives (DC)

Search the Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Online Catalog (DC)

GAR documents at the Library of Congress (DC)

Search the Army Heritage Collection Online catalog (Carlisle, PA)

Search the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies

Search the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies


State Repositories

NY State Archives Military Records Finding Aid

NY State Military Museum & Veterans Research Center

National Archives at New York City

NY Public Library Genealogy Division


Other Sites of Interest

SUVCW list of Civil War monuments in NY State

Search the SUVCW National Graves Registration Database

The State of New York and the Civil War

The Civil War Archive