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Sanitary Fairs

Four sources that demonstrate the scope and scale of the Sanitary Fairs organized by Union women.


Urban Slavery

This painting by Eastman Johnson reveals the living conditions of enslaved people in urban centers.


Cherokee Homefront

A letter written by Sarah Watie, wife of the leader of the Cherokee, describing the toll the American Civil War took on their nation.


Laundry Workers: Tools of the Trade

This collection of sources illustrates the backbreaking nature of laundry work, one of the few professional opportunities open to Black women in the Reconstruction Era.


Women Soldiers

Photographs of women who disguised themselves as men to fight during the Civil War.


Luckie Family Portraits

Photographs of a free Black family who lived in Atlanta through the antebellum, Civil War, and Reconstruction eras.