american civil war photo gallery the internet's largest collection of photographs from the American Civil War

About the Images on

All of the images on this website have been released to the public domain since they are government works. In the future, we plan to also include photos sent in from private collections, reenactor photographs, maps and more. These will probably not be in the public domain and we will therefore make notice of any copyright restrictions on the photos themselves.

We will make an announcement once certain photos are not in the public domain.

If you have any photos you'd like to submit, please contact us at: with your details. Thanks and we look forward to sharing these photos with the world.