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General Morgan's Raid on Indiana

Whether they were soldiers on the battlefield, supported the troops from the home front, or defended their state against surprise attacks, Hoosiers played an important part in the Civil War. The following articles will help students and general audiences alike explore a range of Civil War topics including technology, notable characters and the roles of ordinary citizens during the great conflict. 

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  • The Hoosier Homefront

    The majority of Hoosiers in the Civil War lived in rural areas. This meant that most Indiana families lived on farms where work was shared between men, women, and children. 

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  • Hoosiers Join the Fight

    Explore famous Indiana regiments and discover who technology changed the way we fought wars.

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