Video Lectures on the Civil War

C-SPAN’s American History TV presents an ongoing series of presentations on a vast array of Civil War topics from emancipation to naval technology. Each lecture is presented by an historian or scholar; additional informational links are presented in a sidebar. There are almost one hundred lectures available and while they vary in length, most last at least an hour. Venues range from the New-York Historical Society to the Smithsonian. YouTube hosts Yale Courses on The Civil War and Reconstruction(27 videos); the Virginia Historical Society has audio/video lectures on diverse Civil War topics; Echoes of the Civil War video series was presented at Augustana College; dozens of lectures by distinguished scholars can be viewed at Civil War Multimedia from the Gilder Lehrmann Institute for American History; and Lowell Lecture Series: Remembering the Civil War  from Boston Public Library highlights half a dozen presentations by experts on this conflict.

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