Posted By:Cathy Porter-Maynard
Subject:Free Civil War data until 30 Apr. 2008
Post Date:April 06, 2008 at 21:16:21
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Forum:Plymouth County, IA Genealogy Forum
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SUBJECT: Free Civil War data until 30 Apr. 2008

The attached information was posted on a genealogy list by another researcher; so, I thought I'd pass it along here.

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Free Access to Alexander Street's Civil War Collections


....."As we approach the bicentennials of both Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis, Alexander Street Press is offering free access to some of our most popular collections. Through April 30, 2008 you can explore three of our Civil War databases with no restrictions. As a bonus, we are also offering free access to two streaming music databases, which contain songs from the Civil War era.
No registration is required. Simply click on the links below to connect to the databases. When prompted to log in, use the following credentials..." [which are located right on the webpage]:

username: american
password: bicentennial