Answered By: Cindi Nichols Last Updated: Sep 06, 2015 Views: 36
Look in our online Index to the Civil War in Memphis Newspapers, 1860-1866. This index focuses primarily on local and regional events, but includes coverage of events throughout the United States and the Confederate States during the Civil War. The index includes the following papers: the Memphis Appeal, Memphis Argus, Memphis Avalanche, and the Memphis Bulletin.
From the Libraries' homepage
type "index to early memphis newspapers" in the search box:
On the results page, click "Go to this database"
then click on "Index to the Civil War in Memphis Newspapers 1860-1866":
You can also check out our Historical Newspapers Research Guide for access info to other newspapers.