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This is a selected list of databases, dictionaries and reference works for History research. For further assistance in finding information on your topic or for help with a specific database, contact Mike McIntosh, Liaison Librarian for History at 778-782-5043 or

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  1. Literature on all aspects of U.S. and Canadian history, culture and current affairs from prehistory to present. Access is limited to 6 users at a time. Users will be automatically logged out of the database after 12 minutes of inactivity.
  2. Abstracts of journal articles, book reviews, dissertations on the history of the world outside, excluding Canada and the United States, since 1450. Access is limited to 6 users at a time. Users will be automatically logged out of the database after 12 minutes of inactivity.
  3. Bibliographic data with links to physical or online access. Contains references to books, articles in books, and articles in journals related to the British Isles, the British Empire and Commonwealth from 55BC - present.
  4. Historical reference resources in the humanities and social sciences, with a concentration on political and cultural history, literature, philosophy, religious studies, music and the arts.
  5. An archival collection of scholarly journals mainly in the arts, humanities and social sciences. Subject coverage includes: African American Studies, Anthropology, Asian Studies, Botany & Ecology, Economics, Education, Finance, General Science, History, Literature, Mathematics, Philosophy, Political Science, Population Studies, Sociology and Statistics.
  6. Fact-checked and up-to-date broad overviews on Canadian history, culture, landscape, and events. Includes: Text articles, videos, images, maps, audio, timelines, and themed collections. Also contains teaching and learning resources for teachers and parents.
  7. Manuscripts, rare printed sources, maps, illustrations and other ephemera on frontier and pioneer life, as well as Native American history and culture.
  8. Use for historical research into your academic field. Contains: Scans of American newspapers; general, special interest, childrens and womens magazines; literary, trade, and scholarly journals from 1740 1940. Titles include: General Magazine, Medical Repository, Publications of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Vanity Fair, McClures, Puck etc.
  9. More than 80,000 citations for books, essays, journal articles, and government documents on all aspects of Native North American culture, history, and life. Topics include archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy. Coverage is from the sixteenth century to the present.
  10. Text and scans of works published from 1500-1700, includes: papal documents, synodal decrees, catechisms, confessors manuals, biblical commentaries, theological treatises, liturgical works, inquisitorial manuals, preaching guides, saints lives, and devotional literature, in Latin, English, French, Italian, Spanish, and German.
  11. Text and scans of works published from 1500-1700, includes: historically important editions of theological writings, biblical commentaries, confessional documents, sermons, letters, polemical treatises etc. in their original languages of Latin, English, French, and German from.
  12. Books, pamphlets, broadsides, and other documents on aspects of life in 17th- and 18th-century America, from agriculture and auctions through foreign affairs, diplomacy, literature, music, religion, the Revolutionary War, slavery, temperance, witchcraft, and more. Collection is based on the American Bibliography by Charles Evans and enhanced by Roger Bristol's Supplement to Evans' American Bibliography.
  13. Scans of over 132,000 English publications from 1473 1700. Other languages covered include Algonquin and Welsh. Topics covered: English literature, history, philosophy, linguistics, theology, music, fine arts, education, mathematics, and science.
  14. Books, pamphlets, essays, broadsides, and other works published in the 18th century. The collection focuses on works from the United Kingdom and the Americas.
  15. Serial publications printed in the 18th century across the British Empire including the colonies of India, Canada and the Caribbean. Includes subjects such as literature, moral and satirical issues, politics, theatre and arts, religion, trade, newspapers and current events, and a full run of The Lady’s Magazine (1770-1832)
  16. Full-text of the New York Times newspaper from its inception in 1851 to four years ago. Contains full-page images of each issue.
  17. Historical full page and article images from the Globe and Mail, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal and the Washington Post from the mid to late 19th century with embargoes for the last 3 to 18 years depending on the newspaper.
  18. A source for quantitative evidence on American economic, social, political, demographic, and institutional history with statistical data coverage up to 2000. Topics range from migration and health to crime and the Confederate States of America.
  19. Citation information for over 1.3 million books, book reviews, dissertations, essays, and journal articles about the time period 400 1700 CE; a finding list of Renaissance humanistic manuscripts (Iter Italicum); an iconographic index of baptismal fonts (Baptisteria Sacra Index).to Medieval and Renaissance journals and books.
  20. Digital facsimiles from books, serials, pamphlets, containing materials on commerce, finance, social conditions, politics, trade and transport. Covering the 15th to the 20th century.
  21. Manuscripts, print, and visual primary sources on colonial history, politics, culture and society around the world from 1492-1969. Collection also includes scholarly essays, which provide background information on materials.
  22. Short write-ups from the Catholic perspective of people, institutions, cultural phenomena, religions, philosophies, politics and social movements.
  23. National and regional newspapers of Britian, as well as those from established country or university towns, the industrial and manufacturing Midlands, as well as Scotland, Ireland and Wales published from 1741 to 1950.
  24. Bibliographic references, with external links to full text where available, for European and American periodicals, books, newspapers, and government publications published in the 19th century.
  25. Citations to almost all print publications (books, periodicals, directories and other ephemera) in the British Empire and the USA from 1801-1919. Bibliographic information includes author and author epithet; imprint date and place; library location; subject classification,
  26. Periodicals from 1800-1900 divided into two themes. New Readerships include periodicals covering women, children, sports, leisure, humour and satire. Empire includes periodicals covering the British Empire, travel, anthropology, economics, missionary and colonial society, imperial communications, landscape, geography, exploration, liteature, empire and race.
  27. US Newspapers from a range of urban and rural regions throughout the United States. The collection encompasses the entire 19th century and covers the American Civil War, African-American history and culture, Western migration and Antebellum-era life. Inlcudes major newspapers as well as those published by African Americans, Native Americans, women's rights groups, labor groups and the Confederacy.
  28. English language oral histories from around the world. It includes Ellis Island oral history narratives, rare Black Panther Party interviews, and more.
  29. An illustrated collection of thousands of specially written medium-length biographies of prominent British people and also foreigners who have influenced British history. Does not include articles on people who are still alive.
  30. Historical manuscripts from Early Modern Britain and Europe, between 1509 to 1782. Materials are linked to text-searchable calendars.
  31. Also known as the "The London Times" or "The Times of London" this is a digital reproduction of The Times newspaper with a 6-year embargo on current content. It also includes its predecessor The Universal Daily Register (1785-1788). The world's oldest continuously published newspaper, the Times contains extensive national (UK) and international news coverage, UK parliamentary reports, commentary, and editorial opinions. The entire newspaper is captured, with all articles, advertisements, and illustrations/photos.
  32. Treaties and international agreements published by the Secretariat since 1946. The UNTS includes the texts of treaties in their authentic language(s), along with translations into English and French, as appropriate. Note: Please ensure that any popup blocking software installed in your browser has been disabled prior to accessing the UNTS.
  33. Articles published in over 350 English-language periodicals. Topics include: Anthropology, Archaeology, Art, Communications, Community Health, Economics, Geography, History, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Planning & Public Administration, Religion & Theology, Minority Studies, Performing Arts, Psychology, Philosophy, Political Science, Urban Studies etc.

Other Resources

  1. Newspapers and news pamphlets gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757- 1817). This collection covers early English news media and helps chart the concept of news, newspapers and the free press. The original Burney Newspaper collection is held at the British Library.
  2. The 1956 Hungarian Memorial Oral History Project includes 400 hours of oral testimonies relating to refugees of the Hungarian Revolution of 1956, collected by second and third generation Hungarian Canadians. The interviewees tell their personal stories of their involvement in the Revolution, their reasons for leaving and means of escape, places they lived en route to Canada, and the course of their lives in Canada. They also describe their ongoing relationship to their culture, language and religious practices, and to the community both in Canada and still in Hungary.
  3. Multidisciplinary index to academic & popular journals.
  4. The American Antiquarian Society's collection of American periodicals published between 1684 and 1877.
  5. Historical documents from three digital collections: Global Missions and Theology (19th century missionary activities in the US); Tiananmen Square and U.S.-China relations, 1989-1993; and Women, War and Society, 1914-1918.
  6. News analysis, human interest stories, entertainment and sports reporting as well as the personal papers of Associated Press staff members, consisting of wire copy, correspondence, journals, reporters' notebooks, and other materials. THe US City Bureaus Collection consists of wire copy, correspondence and newsletters related to significant events in US political and social history. Files in the Washington, DC Bureau Collection include Files include coverage of press conferences, travel, speeches, campaigns and elections, and messages to Congress.
  7. Bibliographic references to books, articles, reviews and other resources. and article abstracts where available click on Get@SFU link for full text access options. Covers: biblical studies, world religions, church history, and religion in social issues
  8. A collection of 1,500 photographs, dating from the late 1890s to 1962, depicting the contributions of immigrants and Indigenous people to B.C. It features significant events and activities, such as the development of Vancouver's Chinatown; the Chinese Canadian contribution to railroad construction in B.C.; South Asian Canadians and the Komagata Maru incident; the fishing industry and Japanese Canadians; the internment of Japanese Canadians during World War II; and the art, lifestyles, and working and living conditions of Indigenous peoples.
  9. Complete texts with all contemporary editorial matter of twenty versions of the Bible from 990-1970. Contains: 12 complete Bibles; 5 New Testament works; 2 Gospel works; William Tyndales translations of the New Testament, Pentateuch, and Jonah.
  10. A collection of images, including early explorers' drawings, sketches, paintings and original photography, that records the arts and architecture of the various First Nations of the Pacific Northwest.
  11. Monographs, speeches, essays, and interviews written by leaders from the black community in America.
  12. Full text of letters and diaries from nearly 500 women (1500-1950), and biographical information where applicable.
  13. Digitized versions of historical community newspapers from around the province of British Columbia from 1865 to 1994. Titles include: The Abbotsford Post, Agassiz Record, Cassiar News, District Ledger (Fernie), Echo (Duncan), Grand Forks Miner, Nelsen Weekly Miner, Queen Charlotte Islander, Similkameen Star and many others.
  14. Facsimile page images and full text periodicals published from the late 17th century through to the early 21st in Great Britain. Topics covered include literature, philosophy, history, science, the fine arts, music, art, drama, archaeology and architecture.
  15. Interviews with early Burnaby residents focusing on life in the 1930s. Interviews were conducted by Burnaby Village Museum staff and Burnaby Historical Society members, and Simon Fraser University history students.
  16. Formerly called Microlog, this index covers publications of research value put out by the Canadian Government. This includes publications produced by federal, provincial, territorial & municipal governments, government agencies & departments, research institutes and government laboratories. It also contains theses and dissertations(1990 - 1998 only) from Canadian universities.
  17. Full text access to the correspondence of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle, influential figures in Victorian culture and thought, from 1812 - 1881.
  18. The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) collects resources in four major domains: News, Law & Government Information, Science Technology & Engineering, and the History and Economics of Agriculture. Print and digital resources from the CRL collection are available to member institutions through electronic delivery (look for links in the CRL catalog) or through Inter- library loan. SFU Library is a CRL member.
  19. Journals, books, surveys, meetings and speeches, conference papers, pamphlets, and other publications on international affairs and global policy.
  20. Records dating from 1876 to 1956 that focus on the activities of the Chinese Freemasons of Canada, particularly in Victoria and Vancouver, British Columbia. Founded in Victoria in 1876, the Cheekungtong (or Chinese Freemasons) functioned as an unofficial organization to maintain order in the Chinese communities and assist members in need. Written 90% in Chinese and 10% in English, these records reflect their activities supporting Chinese communities in Canada; the lives and concerns of their members in British Columbia; and their ties with China.
  21. Journals, dissertations, conference papers and news in Chinese language. Collection includes Series F (Literature, History, and Philosophy) and Series G (Politics, military Affairs, and Law).
  22. Manuscripts, paintings, maps, photographs, drawings, and missionary periodicals documenting the experiences of British and American diplomats, missionaries, business people, and tourists in China from 1793 to 1980.
  23. Copies of correspondence and other records of the Codrington family pertaining to the West Indies and numerous estates owned by the family throughout the Caribbean region. Records date from 1272 to 1899.
  24. Confidential Print series issued by the Foreign and Colonial Offices from c. 1839 to 1969, for countries of the Arabian peninsula, the Levant, Iraq, Turkey and many of the former Ottoman lands in Europe, Iran, Afghanistan, Egypt and Sudan.
  25. Confidential Print series issued by the Foreign and Colonial Offices from c.1824 to 1961, for the USA, Canada, the Caribbean and Central America.
  26. British source material, including books, letters, diaries, government papers, ledgers, ephemera (pamphlets, manuscripts, ballads, cartoons), medical journals, conduct books, and periodicals on gender, leisure and consumer culture.
  27. Biographical reference entries on Irish people who have made a significant contribution in Ireland or abroad, as well as those born overseas who had noteworthy careers in Ireland.
  28. Defines Old English vocabulary from 600 - 1150 CE.
  29. Contains at least one copy of every surviving Old English text. Additional copies included where dialect or date make it significant. Last updated in 2009.
  30. Declassified documents on United States foreign and military policy since 1945.
  31. Prints, drawings, paintings, maps, bibliographies, photographs, letters, diaries, memoirs, and accounts of early encounters in North America from 1534 to 1850. It includes perspectives of explorers, Indigenous peoples, missionaries, officials, slaves, soldiers, and traders.
  32. Full text of over 200 works of prose fiction from 1500 1700. Genres include: prose romance, jest books, rogue literature.
  33. Complete archive of the The Economist from 1843 with a 4 year embargo on current content.
  34. Over 77,000 letters between over 10,000 people in Europe, the Americas and Asia from the early 17th to mid 19th century, with scholarly annotations.
  35. Treaties, statutes, declarations, government and cabinet proceedings, military dispatches, orders, acts, sermons, newspaper articles, pamphlets, personal and official letters, diaries, and other sources, as well as accompanying annotations, documenting British history from the years 500 to 1914.
  36. Complete archive of the The Financial Times from 1888 to 2010. Individual articles, advertisements, and market listings are shown individually and in the context of the page and issue.
  37. The FBIS monitored, recorded, transcribed and translated intercepted radio broadcasts from foreign governments, official news services, and clandestine broadcasts from occupied territories. These translations, or transcriptions make up the Daily Reports. The FBIS was created during World War II and is now under the Central Intelligence Agency of the United States.
  38. British Foreign Office files dealing with China, Hong Kong and Taiwan between 1949 and 1980. Materials include formerly restricted British government documents, letters, newspapers, maps, reports of court cases, biographies of leading personalities, summaries of events, and more.
  39. Correspondence, diaries, government papers, business records, land transactions, legal documents, speeches, books, and pamphlets documenting European settlement across the various frontiers of North America, Africa, Australia and New Zealand, between 1650 and 1920.
  40. Historical newspapers primarly from the United Kingdom and the United States. Covers 17th to 19th century newspapers as well as the 20th century. Includes some significant titles such as: the Daily Mail, the Economist, Financial Times, Illustrated London News, the Independent, Liberty Magazine, the Listener, Picture Post, Punch, the Sunday Times, The Times (of London), and the Times Literary Supplement.
  41. Search across multiple Gale collections for monographs, manuscripts, newspapers, photographs, maps, and other primary sources.
  42. A collection of documents and images focusing on German settlement in Canada, particularly in the province of Alberta. The selection of print resources found here is about 50% in German and 50% in English.
  43. Manuscripts, print, and visual primary sources on global history and trade of commodities, such as sugar, chocolate, coffee, fur, tobacco, opium, oil, wine, and more, from c1550. Collection also includes scholarly essays, which provide background information on materials.
  44. Full-text of the Globe and Mail newspaper from 1844 to three years ago. Covers major news and events in Canada and around the world. Includes images, advertisements, cartoons, classified ads, birth and death notices, and full content of the Report on Business section.
  45. Photographs from Harrison Brown, a freelance journalist who wrote for several newspapers between the World Wars and worked as a broadcaster for the BBC before moving to Hornby Island, British Columbia in 1937. He took over 600 photographs during an extensive trip through Scandinavia, the USSR, Japan, Korea, and China in 1936-37. This collection features some of the photographs Brown took in China.
  46. Papers issued by the British House of Commons, in all formats. Primarily contains papers from between 1801-2004, but some date back to late 1600's. Constitutes a richly detailed primary source for 19th, 20th and 21st century Britain, its colonies and the wider world. Topics include Canadian confederation, the abolition of slavery, electoral reform, affairs of the British in North America, and more.
  47. Regarded as the world's first fully illustrated weekly newspaper, the Illustrated London News is a pictorial chronicle of Britain and world events. It covered news of war, disasters, ceremonies, politics, sports, travel, transportation, science and medicine and even fashion. Every page has been digitally reproduced in full colour and every article and caption is full-text searchable.
  48. A set of digitized newspapers, journals, and magazines originally published by alternative presses during the 1960s, '70s and '80s. Independent Voices provides access to the powerful voices of feminists, dissident GIs, campus radicals, Native Americans, anti-war activists, Black Power advocates, Latinos, gays, lesbians and more.
    The full collection is available to funding libraries during the funding/digitization campaign (through December 2018), Simon Fraser University is a funding library. The collection will become open access in January 2019.

    A limited number of publications are open access for public viewing now.

  49. Literature on Islam, the Middle East, Muslim areas of Asia and Africa, and Muslim minorities around the world.
  50. Access to International Historical Statistics covering 1750-2010.
  51. Citation information, abstracts, and external links to research publications (1967 present) about Europe, North America and the Islamic world during 300-1500. Covers: archaeology, arts, classics, historiography, language, literature, music, philosophy, political thought, religion, social history, and theology etc.
  52. Abstracts of political science articles published in journals and yearbooks around the world.
  53. Datasets from over 60 surveys on Canadian culture, politics, and society, covering up to 2017.
  54. Over 80 volumes of poetry by around 50 Irish women (1768 1842); biographical and critical essays. Includes works by: Henrietta Battier, I. S. Anna Liddiard, Adelaide O'Keeffe, Elizabeth Ryves, and Melesina Trench
  55. Printed documents, including posters, handbills, broadsides, book and journal prospectuses, topographical prints, and more, relating to entertainment, the booktrade, prints, crimes, murders and executions, and advertising. These materials document everyday life in Britain in the 18th to 20th centuries.
  56. An aggregated "master list" of multiple passenger lists associated with the Komagata Maru. Each passenger has detailed biographical information from the official SS Komagata Maru Manifest to particulars surrounding their involvement in the Budge Budge Riot. The data in this collection, along with copies of the original ship's manifest and links to related documents, is also available on the Komagata Maru: Continuing the Jouney website.
  57. Digital archive of records from the Stationers Company in London, which provide insight into the history of printing, publishing, copyright, and bookselling from 1554 to the 20th century.
  58. Diaries and personal writings, published studies and questionnaires, photographs, and file reports, manuscript and typescript papers on everyday lives of ordinary people in Britain. Thematic studies, including surveys, ephemera, accounts, and observations were collected by investigators and personal accounts were submitted by volunteers of the social research organization, Mass Observation.
  59. Scans of European travel writing manuscripts from 1200-1500 about journeys to Central Asia, China, India, Mongolia, Persia, and Southeast Asia.
  60. Diaries, scrapbooks, correspondence, research files, drawings, manuscripts, publications and teaching materials produced by the American zoologist, Edward Sylvester Morse, during his time in Japan. Materials note shop signs, fireworks, hairpins, agricultural tools, music, games, art and architecture, tea ceremonies and other aspects of life in 19th century Japan before it was transformed by Western modernization.
  61. Letters, travel journals, diaries and oral histories, scrapbooks, government papers, hand-drawn maps, watercolours, objects, emigration pamphlets, shipping papers ,and rare printed materials on migration from Great Britain, Ireland, mainland Europe, and Asia to the New World and Australasia between 1880 and 1924.
  62. Films produced by the National Film Board of Canada (streaming online). Includes documentaries, animation and alternative dramas. Note: To access to CAMPUS features (e.g. learning bundles, study guides, searching by school subject), SFU users may contact to request the activation key.

    Authorized Users may access the Website and the Content outside of the premises of Subscriber’s educational institution solely for bona fide educational and research purposes, including presentations by student teachers conducted as part of a practicum.

  63. Monographs, newspapers, pamphlets, manuscripts, ephemera, maps, photographs, statistics, and other documents from the 19th century. Topics cover political, social, and cultural history, and science and technology around the world.
  64. Personal narratives of immigrants who came to North America between 1800 and 1950.
  65. 100,000+ pages of full text and images dating from 17th century to present day. Life stories of American Indians and Canadian First Peoples in their own words and through the words of others.
  66. Full text or scans of the correspondence and diaries of around 1325 women from the colonial era to 1950. Represents all age groups and life stages, a wide range of ethnicities, many geographical regions. Also includes over 1,500 biographies.
  67. Canadian local histories about places, ethnic groups, cultural phenomena, and organizations. Topics include Acadian migration to the Maritimes, Métis heroes, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, the Irish settlement at Grosse Isle, and more.
  68. Lists key books, articles, and other sources on a wide variety of subjects via annotated and curated bibliographies. An excellent starting point for locating important literature and scholarly sources on a topic. Focuses on the arts, humanities, and social sciences.
  69. Reference entries, book chapters, Qur'anic materials, Concordance of the Qur'an, primary sources, maps, images, and timelines on Islamic Studies.
  70. Full-text versions of reference books published by Oxford Reference. These dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, and other resources cover many different areas, are excellent starting places for learning about new topics, and are useful for finding out about key academic sources for a particular subject.
  71. Greek material (with Latin translations) related to the history of the Christian Church before 1439.
  72. Full text of the writings of the Christian Church Fathers and other ecclesiastical writers from 2nd-13th centuries CE. Includes: all prefatory material; original texts; critical apparatus and indexes, with Migne's column numbers.
  73. The official voice of the central government of the People's Republic of China and China's most authoritative newspaper. Coverage is from May 1946 to present.
  74. Scans of manuscripts (format: pdf) written or compiled by women in the British Isles during the 16th-17th centuries CE.
  75. Access to millions of pages of digitized historical content. Includes books, magazines, and primary source material: maps, photos, newspapers, manuscripts, pamphlets, portraits, sermons, poems digitized by the Gale company.
    Free for residents located in British Columbia and the Yukon, Canada. SFU Authorized Users may access the same Gale Digital Collections from anywhere with a valid SFU ID and password.
  76. Colour images of manuscripts and rare printed materials, as well as photographs, ephemera and memorabilia covering popular culture in Britain, America, and Canada from 1950 to 1975.
  77. Humanities and social sciences peer-reviewed academic journals and ebooks from university presses and scholarly societies world-wide.
  78. Worlds most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world. Historic and ongoing coverage.
  79. Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples (RCAP) records selected by Library and Archives Canada (LAC). Transcripts of hearings, research reports, submissions from tribal councils, organizations and interest groups, and more.
  80. Original manuscript and rare printed materials on transatlantic slavery, abolition, and social justice. Collection also includes scholarly essays, chronology, and bibliography, which provide further information on materials.
  81. Citations, abstracts, and citation searching (cited reference searching) across major journals in multiple disciplines in the social sciences.
  82. Abstracts of journal articles, books, chapters, association papers, dissertations, and book, film, and software reviews related to theoretical and applied social sciences.
  83. Provides: full text access to most literary texts written in Greek from Homer (8th century B.C.) to the fall of Byzantium in AD 1453; author information; and bibliographic information about existing text editions for each work.
    To access the Full Corpus, please create an account.
  84. Print material published in Canada between 1900 and 1950, focusing on Ukrainian immigration to Canada, particularly during the first wave (1891-1914) and second wave (1919-1939). Includes publications of various Ukrainian-language publishing houses and printing presses, including the Socialist press of the inter-war period.
  85. Search across four collections on popular entertainment in the 19th and early 20th centuries: Spiritualism, Sensation and Magic; Circuses, Sideshows and Freaks; Music Hall, Theatre and Popular Entertainment; Moving Pictures, Optical Entertainments and the Advent of Cinema.
  86. A collection of oral history interviews that discuss the migration of the Vietnamese "Boat People" to Canada in 1979 and 1980 and their adaption to Canadian society. It includes hundreds of hours of oral history interviews covering the topics of migration from Vietnam to Canada and life in both countries, as well as adaptation to Canadian society and maintaining links to Vietnamese traditions and religious practices. Approximately 30% of the content is in English and 70% is in Vietnamese.
  87. Books, scholarly essays, commentaries, bibliographies, and primary sources, such as images, documents, and pamphlets on womens activism in American public life.
  88. Interpretative essays and documents including charity and international relief reports, pamphlets, photographs, press cuttings, magazines, posters, correspondence, minutes, records, diaries, memoranda, statistics, circulars, regulations and invitations on women's involvement in 20th-Century social, political, military and gender history. Focus is on women's roles in World War I Britain.
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