History core

New History Books & Media in the Five Colleges

http://fcaa.library.umass.edu:8991/cgi-bin/newbooks_2.pl?inst_req=ALL&subj_req=HIS&weeks_req=4&type_req=ALL
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acquired in the last month

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John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera (Bodleian Library, Oxford)

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

Focuses on the changing nature of everyday life in Britain in the 18th, 19th & early 20th centuries. Categories include entertainment; the book trade; popular prints; crimes, murders & executions; and advertising. Trials ends 11/30/15.

Date added: 
Thu, 2015-09-03 (All day)

Nineteenth Century UK Periodicals

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/db19thcentukperiodicals

Series 1: New Readerships: Women's, Children's, Humor and Leisure/Sports"; Series 2: Empire: Colonial, Travel, Culture, Missions.

Date added: 
Tue, 2015-08-18 (All day)

Daily Mail Historical Archive

https://ly.smith.edu/ef/dbnewsvault
Dates of Coverage: 
1897-2004

Important, alternative news perspective, compared to the London Times; targeted at the British lower and middle classes, with a large female readership.

Date added: 
Fri, 2015-07-10 (All day)

Virginia Company Archives [AM Digital]

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

Digitized primary sources from Cambridge University. Documents the founding & economic development of Virginia; the settlement of North America from Jamestown to the Bermudas; trade between Britain & America; early relations with Native Americans, etc. NOTE: No PDF downloads during trial. Trial ends 5/2/15.

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Thu, 2015-03-26 (All day)

Popular Culture in Britain and America, 1950-1975 [AM Digital]

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

Digitized archival material relating to changing lifestyles, youth culture, student protests, popular culture & media, Civil Rights, women's liberation, minorities, the Space Race, consumerism, nuclear disarmament, etc. No PDF downloads during trial. Trial ends 5/2/15.

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

American Indian Histories and Cultures [AM Digital]

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

Digitized books, manuscripts, art work & photographs from the Newberry Library's Edward E. Ayer Collection; covers the earliest contact with European settlers up to the mid-20th century. NOTE: No PDF downloads during trial. Trial ends 5/2/15.

Date added: 
Tue, 2015-03-17 (All day)

Smith Digital Collections

http://www.smith.edu/libraries/digitalcollections

A gateway to distinctive digital collections and online exhibitions unique to Smith College.The collections feature images, audio, video, and text from multiple repositories and platform including the Libraries’ Special Collections, the Museum of Art, the Imaging Center, the Botanic Gardens, and select scholar collections

Date added: 
Tue, 2014-12-16 (All day)
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