Poetry and Music of the War Between the States
This site is an excellent source for students who are interested in the songs and poems of the Civil War era. Categorized into Union and Confederate pages, the site provides a rich array of song lyrics and poems about battles, soldier life, the home front, and postwar remembrances. Many of the songs and poems are accompanied by historical photographs.
The Rhone Family of East Texas
This site is part of the Rhone Family Papers, an exhibit at the Center for American History at the University of Texas, Austin. The exhibit chronicles several generations of the Rhones, an African American family who lived in central Texas from 1886 to 1971. This site offers an online gallery of photographs from the exhibit.