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North American Indian Drama Second Edition [Alexander Street]

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Over 200 plays by 48 playwrights, more than half are previously unpublished or hard-to-find. Trial ends 1/20/15.

Date added: 
Mon, 2014-12-15 (All day)

American Consumer Culture [AM Digital]

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Dates of Coverage: 
1935 - 1965

Thousands of reports commissioned by major US companies on consumer goods, providing the building blocks for historic ad campaigns for gasoline to foods to tobacco to Mattel’s Barbie Doll. Trial ends 10/15/2014. NOTE: No PDF downloads possible during trial.

Date added: 
Mon, 2014-09-22 (All day)

The Revolution

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Dates of Coverage: 
1868 - 1872

The official publication of the National Woman Suffrage Association, formed by Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony. Trial ends 11/12/14.

Date added: 
Mon, 2014-09-22 (All day)

Smithsonian II: Trade Literature, the Merchandising of Industry [Gale]

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Dates of Coverage: 
1820-1926

Catalogs, pamphlets, advertising materials & ephemera, 1820-1926, on essential industries that emerged in the 19th & early 20th centuries, e.g. steam engines, railroads, motorized vehicles, agricultural/farm machinery, building & construction, mining, etc.

Date added: 
Thu, 2014-08-07 (All day)

Smithsonian I: Worlds Fairs and Expositions [Gale]

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Dates of Coverage: 
1840-1940

Primary source documents on major expositions. Covers architecture, fine & decorative arts, technology, industrial design, science, entertainment, urban planning, manufacturing, cultural history, etc.

Date added: 
Tue, 2014-08-05 (All day)

Lily: A Temperance and Feminist Newspaper

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Dates of Coverage: 
1849-1856

The first newspaper for women (ed. Amelia Bloomer 1849-1854, then Mary Birdsall 1855-1856). Initial coverage of temperance issues later expanded to include articles on child-bearing, education, and women’s rights, with many articles by Elizabeth Cady Stanton.

Date added: 
Mon, 2012-07-09 (All day)

Boston Globe [ProQuest]

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Dates of Coverage: 
1872+ MLIN

Full text of all staff-written news stories, features, columns, and editorials with images.

Everyday Life and Women in America [AM Digital]

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Dates of Coverage: 
c. 1800 - 1920

Rare books, pamphlets & periodicals relating to US social & cultural history; strong on conduct & household management; contrasts urban & rural cultures.

Alternative Press Index and Archive [EBSCO]

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Dates of Coverage: 
1969 to present

Indexes hundreds of alternative, radical and left periodicals, newspapers and magazines covering cultural, economic, political & social change.

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