Every Florida Book Project

The Civil War & reconstruction

the civil war

primary sources

Rose Cottage Chronicles: Civil War Letters of the Bryant-Stephens Families of North Florida

Arch Fredric Blakey, Ann Smith Lainhart, and Winston Bryant Stephens, Jr.

secondary sources

Discovering the Civil War in Florida: A Reader and Guide

Paul Taylor

Thunder on the River: The Civil War in Northeast Florida

Daniel L. Schafer

Way Down Upon the Suwannee River: Sketches of Florida During the Civil War

Gary Loderhose

Grander in Her Daughters: Florida's Women during the Civil War

Tracy J. Revels

Tampa in Civil War & Reconstruction

Canter Brown


Beechers, Stowes, and Yankee Strangers: The Transformation of Florida

John T. Foster, Jr. and Sarah Whitmer Foster

The Jackson County War: Reconstruction and Resistance in Post-Civil War Florida

Daniel R. Weinfeld