War: United States Civil War

Blair, W. 2004

Cities of the Dead: Contesting the Memory of the Civil War in the South, 1865-1914, Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press.

Bontrager, S. 2020

Death at the Edges of Empire: Fallen Soldiers, Cultural Memory and the Making of an American Nation, 1863-1921, Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press.

Faust, D. 2001

‘The Civil War soldier and the art of dying’, Journal of Southern History, 67: 1, 3-38.

Taylor, M. 2014

‘The Civil War experiences of a New Orleans undertaker’, Louisiana History: The Journal of the Louisiana Historical Association, 55:3, 261-281.


The Cemetery Research Group runs two events a year: in May and in November. Follow the links and send in an abstract