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Our Civil War Collection Adds Newspapers From Vincennes University

Malvern, PA (October 9, 2009) — Accessible Archives, Inc. , a publisher of electronic full-text searchable historical databases, has announced the continuing expansion of its existing database, The Civil War: A Newspaper Perspective, with the addition of a fourth part. The enhanced database is being renamed simply The Civil War.

The new part consists of several newspapers supplied by Vincennes University, Vincennes, Indiana, a comprehensive two-year college located in Southwestern Indiana offering a diverse set of majors.

The Civil War: A Midwestern Perspective
This collection consists of seven newspapers published in Indiana between 1855 and 1869. Thus, it provides pre-and post-Civil War information in addition to coverage of the war itself. Ownership varied between Democrats, Republicans and the Know-Nothings.

Download full press release (PDF):  Accessible Archives, Inc. Adds to Civil War Collection with Newspapers from Vincennes University

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