A collection of American periodicals published between 1684 and 1912 covering advertising, health, women's issues, science, the history of slavery, industry and professions, religious issues, culture and the arts, and more.
Primary source materials from the University Publications of America (UPA) Collection. Includes letters, papers, photographs, scrapbooks, financial records, and diaries. Features the Struggle for Women's Rights, Organizational Records, 1880-1990 Collection.
Specialized full-text Primary Source Databases, North America
Included in this collection on Ohio are 21 cities and regions covered in 305 titles. These titles comprise tables and lists of vital statistics, military service records, municipal and county officers, chronologies, portraits of individuals and views of urban and rural life. The atlases provide additional information on land use and settlement patterns and early town and city plans.
A collection of reference works that focus on the lives and events which have shaped African American and African history and culture. Includes additional images, primary sources with specially written commentaries, and maps.
Presents important aspects of LGBTQ life in the second half of the twentieth century and beyond with material drawn from hundreds of institutions and organizations, including both major international activist organizations and local, grassroots groups.
This collection consists of materials from the Records of the United Garment Workers of America, including: Time and Motion Studies; Office Files, 1899-1994—Meeting Minutes of the General Executive Board subseries; and, Index Card Files for plants and/or locals.
This collection contains the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) Production Code Administration files for 500 selected titles, documenting forty years of self-regulation and censorship in the motion picture industry.
This collection provides transcripts of oral recollections from many of the political participants in the Cold War, and will assist scholars in understanding the motivations for conflict and conciliation.
This collection consists mainly of incoming correspondence from the mission field and outgoing correspondence from the Board of Foreign Missions headquarters highlighting information on social conditions in Greater Syria (and Lebanon) and on efforts to spread the gospel during the nineteenth century.
The collection consists of FBI reports dealing with every aspect of antiwar work carried out by the Vietnam Veterans Against the War (VVAW), and also includes surveillance on a variety of other antiwar groups and individuals, with an emphasis on student groups and Communist organizations.
This collection is comprised of records of three women’s rights organizations: the National Woman’s Party, the League of Women Voters, and the Women’s Action Alliance. It also searches the Citizens Advisory Council on the Status of Women, Records of the National Association of Colored Women’s Clubs, 1895-1992, the papers of the NAACP, and the records of other major civil rights organizations.