The library is considered by many to be one of the finest private collections of Confederate history assembled in the United States. It was donated to Marshall University after her death and is housed in a separate section of Special Collections with its own hours. Researchers should call ahead (1-304-696-3097 or 1-304-696-2343) to ensure availability.
- Sample Exhibit
- Contents in Marshall Libraries Online Catalog
- Overview of the Library of Confederate History
- Online Presentation by Jack Dickinson, the Bibliographer of the Blake Library
- Civil War Paper Items, by Jack Dickinson
- Monday 9 am – 3 pm
- Tuesday 9 am – 3 pm
- Wednesday 9 am – 3 pm
- Thursday 9 am – 3 pm
- Friday by appointment only.
Created by Lisle Brown, former Curator Special Collections, © 2013, Special Collections, Marshall University