The Washington Post is tweeting the Civil War. Here some information on the tweets.
The Post is tweeting the Civil War in the words of the people who lived it - from journals, letters, records and newspapers.
CivilWarwp Atty Gen Edwd Bates: "Pres Lincoln's 1st Cabinet Council--intended, I suppose 2 b formal & introductory only--in fact, uninteresting." via HootSuite
This would be a great way for students to learn about the Civil War. To learn more, click on the tweet above.