The Gettysburg College Journal of the Civil War Era annually publishes undergraduate papers on the Civil War Era and its lasting memory. We are interested in academic essays, public history essays, and book reviews broadly relating to the American Civil War. For further details on submitting your work, please see About this journal.

This journal will be open for submissions for the 2017 issue from December 1, 2016 - February 1st, 2017.

Current Volume: Volume 6 (2016)

Complete Issue

Front Matter


Letter from the Editors
Kevin P. Lavery, Anika N. Jensen, and Jeffrey L. Lauck



Kevin P. Lavery
Anika N. Jenson
Jeffrey L. Lauck
Associate Editors
Thomas E. Nank
Steven J. Semmel
Ryan M. Nadeau
Gregory W. Dachille
Matthew D. LaRoche
Julia E. Sippel
Cameron L. Kinard