American Studies core

Oxford Encyclopedia of American Cultural & Intellectual History [Oxford]

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Date added: 
Wed, 2013-08-28 (All day)

Archive Grid

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Detailed archival collection descriptions & finding aids from libraries, museums, historical societies & archives in the US.

Date added: 
Tue, 2013-08-20 (All day)
Notes: 
8/20/13 eas

American West [AM Digital]

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/dbamerwest

Digitized books, manuscripts & ephemera from the Newberry Library's Edward E. Ayer Collection; materials on early pioneers & explorers; the Gold Rush; evolution of Western towns; agricultural transformation; the growth of railway and road networks; and other materials on Westward expansion. NOTE: No PDF downloads during trial. Trial ends 5/2/15.

Date added: 
Wed, 2015-03-18 (All day)

Sabin Americana [Gale]

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Dates of Coverage: 
1500-1926

Based on Sabin’s Bibliotheca Americana: A Dictionary of Books Relating to America from Its Discovery to the Present Time.  Full-text books, pamphlets, broadsides & documents, from sermons & tracts to legislation & literature. Covers all the Americas.

Gale Encyclopedia of American Law, 3rd ed. [Gale]

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Travel Writing, Spectacle and World History [AM Digital]

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19th & 20th c. women's travel diaries & correspondence from The Schlesinger Library, Harvard University; topics range from emigration, daily life & customs to education, frontier life, missionary work, etc. NOTE: No PDF downloads during trial. Trial ends 5/2/15.

Date added: 
Thu, 2015-03-26 (All day)

Slavery, Abolition and Social Justice [AM Digital]

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/dbslaveryabolition

Digitized primary sources, 1490+, including materials on the African Gold Coast, Latin America, Britain & North America, from laws & court records to letters, family papers, plantation records, resistance & revolts, the Underground Railroad, etc. NOTE: No PDF downloads during trial. Trial ends 5/2/15.

Date added: 
Thu, 2015-03-26 (All day)
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