Civil War Civilian Living History

Interpreting the American Civil War Home Front

Articles and Documents

Houston Texas in The War Between the State

Government Payments for Sewing

Regarding the Arrest of Ridge Paschel

German Unionism

Texas Civilian Bibliography

1862 Will of Patrick H. Hayes

1860 Probate Minutes, Brazoria Co.

Will of Nehemiah Page

Engelking Marriage Certificate 1842

Will of Mrs. Winifred (Burney) Gill

Sew Complete: Texas Women Quilting Through the Hard Times


Faith, Frauen, and the Formation of an Ethnic Identity: German Lutheran Women in South and Central Texas 1831-1890 (first and third pages are blank, scroll through to see text)

1856-58 Probate of John Blackburn Will