49th Iowa, "The Governor's Own Iowa Rifles"
The "Iowa Rifles" are a Sons Veteran Reserve (SVR) unit which serves as an Honor Guard for the Iowa SUVCW. This is an outstanding web site that has new information on an almost daily basis thanks to the unit's Commander, 1/Sgt. David Lamb.
Visit their web site at iowavalor.com
Army of the Southwest Re-enactors
This is an large active group of re-enactors from Iowa
Visit their web site at www.armysw.com
Cedar Valley Civil War Round Table
This is a very nice web site for the Cedar Valley Round Table from the Waterloo/Cedar Falls area. They have regular monthly programs.
Visit their web site at www.cvcwrt.org
Civil War Diary of Eugene Goodwin
Eugene Goodwin kept a diary while serving in the New York 99th Infantry Regiment. After the war, he was a teacher and later became a doctor in Baxter, Iowa. His Granddaughter, Louise McKlveen, formerly of Prairie City, Iowa, transcribed the diary.
Visit their web site at www.ioweb.com/civilwar/goodwin_diary
Civil War Monuments in Ohio
This is a very good site that has Ohio Civil War Monuments. There is an introduction that covers monument designs, honorees and monument builders.
Visit their web site at library.cincymuseum.org/cwdetails7help.htm
Civil War Resources - From a Soldier to a Veteran
This is an excellent resource with links to a variety of Civil War subjects. Thank you to students in Ms. Green's History Club in Lynchburg, Virginia for notifying me of this site.
Visit their web site at www.lacriminaldefensepartners.com/civil-war-resources-from-a-soldier--to-a-veteran/
Des Moines Civil War Round Table
The Civil War Round Table holds monthly meetings from September through May with excellent programs. Check this site for more details.
Visit their web site at www.dmcivilwar.com
Honor the Colors - Iowa's Civil War Battle Flags
This colorful site covers the project to conserve Iowa's Civil War Battle Flags and includes a gallery of many of the restored flags.
Visit their web site at www.iowaflags.org/index.htm
Iowa 22nd Infantry Regiment
This site has information about the Iowa 22nd which is noted for leading the assault at Vicksburg on May 22, 1864 and for being one of few Iowa regiments that fought in the east. There is information about an excellent book that has just been published, "Vanishing Footprints", written by the Adjutant of the Iowa 22nd, Samuel Pryce.
Visit their web site at 22iowa.com
This is an innovative site with great photos of our wonderful Iowa Courthouses. It is mentioned that 24 of these have Civil War monuments on the grounds.
Visit their web site at Iowacourthouses.org
This site by the Iowa Department of Veterans Affairs has a number of links to memorials and information about Iowa veterans.
Visit their web site at www.iowava.org/iowa_heroes/index.html
Iowa in the Civil War Project
This site has many links to Iowa Civil War sites. Included is the "Roster and Records of the Iowa Troops in the Rebellion", in which all Iowa soldiers are listed in alphabetical order by regiment.
Visit their web site at iagenweb.org/civilwar/
Iowa Medal of Honor Heros
This is a wonderful site listing Iowa Civil War Medal of Honor recipients. There is a profile of each recipient. This is a State Historical Society of Iowa site.
Visit their web site at www.iowahistory.org/museum/exhibits/medal-of-honor/civil-war/index.htm
Iowa Sons of Confederate Veterans
Confederates in Iowa? This site under web links has information about Confederate Veterans buried in Iowa.
Visit their web site at www.iowascv.org
Iowa Sons of the American Revolution
This is an excellent site for Iowa members of the SAR. The SAR and SUVCW have similar interests and have worked together on projects.
Visit their web site at www.iowasar.org
Kansas Civil War Monuments
This is an outstanding site with Kansas Civil War monuments. It includes a live map of the location of all monuments in the state.
Visit their web site at kscwmonuments.com
Lamoni Iowa Civil War Days
Information about one of Iowa's largest Civil War Re-enactments.
Visit their web site at www.civilwardays.org
Letters from an Iowa Soldier in the Civil War
These are wonderful letters written by Private Newton Scott of the Iowa 36th Infantry Regiment to Hannah Cone. Both were from Albia, Iowa. They married after the war and raised 9 children.
Visit their web site at www.civilwarletters.com/index.html
Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United Sates, Iowa Commandery
The Military Order of the Loyal Legion (MOLLUS) was composed of Union officers and, today, of descendents of these officers. Many members presented papers that have added greatly to knowledge about the war.
Visit their web site at suvcw.org/mollus/ia.htm
Missouri Civil War Monuments
This is an excellent site which lists Missouri Civil War monuments. It includes the SUVCW Form CWM #61 which has much detail, including the condition, of the monument.
Visit their web site at suvcwmo.org/memorials.php
Nebraska Civil War Monuments
This is a very complete site showing Nebraska Civil War Monuments.
Visit their web site at www.civilwarmuseumnc.org/monuments.html
Society of the War of 1812. Iowa Chapter.
The Iowa Chapter was recently organized as we near the 200th Anniversary of the War of 1812. It has developed this very fine web site with many headstones of War of 1812 Veterans shown.
Visit their web site at www.facebook.com/Iowa1812
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War (SUVCW)
"Preserving the Memory of the Grand Army of the Republic and our Ancestors who Fought to Preserve the Union 1861-1865" This is the National SUVCW site and includes information about membership.
Visit their web site at www.suvcw.org
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, Iowa Department
This site provides information of the Iowa Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War (SUVCW) including photos and news of events in the Camps and Department.
Visit their web site at iowasuvcw.org
The Memoirs and Diary of Private Jefferson Moses of the 93rd Illinois
Private Jefferson Moses, my Great Grandfather, was a soldier in the Illinois 93rd Infantry Regiment. After the War, he moved to Story County Iowa. This includes his diary, memoirs, photos and other documents.
Visit their web site at www.ioweb.com/civilwar
Wisconsin Civil War Monuments
This is a very good site with a number of Wisconsin Civil War monuments. From the Department home page - go to the "Wisconsin Civil War Memorials" link.
Visit their web site at suvcw-wi.org/index2.html