The Gould D. Molineaux and Basil H. Messler diaries are held by Special Collections, Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois. Finding aids for these collections are available at MSS314 and MSS132. Please contact Special Collections for information about viewing the diaries or permission to use images in publications.
Many other Illinois and Iowa institutions have also digitized primary documents from the Civil War era. Below are links to a few of these collections.
- William R. Townsend Diary, Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville Library
- Civil War Diaries and Letters, University of Iowa Libraries
- Civil War Diaries, Iowa State University Libraries
- Southern Illinois Civil War, Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
- Civil War and Reconstruction, Library of Congress