A vast "Index of Indexes", and is the largest resource for historical research prior to 1925.
19th Century Masterfile brings together over 60 subject indexes to: Periodicals; Newspapers; Books; US Congressional Record; US and UK Government Documents;US Patents. You can query over 11 million citations in 19th Century Masterfile in a single search.
Includes the complete series of United Newsreel and Universal Newsreel, available in their entirety in this database, capturing history as it was made and reported to viewers of the time. Also includes 750 documentaries from PBS, California Newsreel, A&E, Bullfrog Films, Documentary Educational Resources, The History Channel, and others.
The collection allows students and researchers to analyze historical events, and their presentation over time, through commercial and governmental newsreels, archival footage, public affairs footage, and important documentaries. This release now provides 4,848 titles, equaling approximately 1,215 hours.
Includes digitized images of over 1,800 American magazines and journals published from colonial days to the 20th century.
Titles range from Benjamin Franklin's General Magazine and America's first scientific journal, Medical Repository; popular magazines such as Vanity Fair and Ladies' Home Journal;regional and niche publications; and groundbreaking publications like The Dial (publication of the Transcendentalists), Puck (first successful humor magazine), and McClure's (creator of muckraking journalism).
Adam Matthew publishes unique primary source collections from archives around the world. University of Southern California, Los Angeles has access to the following Adam Matthew collections. Search across all of them via the AMexplorer search box above, or browse the list of links.
Draws on indexes such as the Nineteenth Century Short Title Catalogue, The Wellesley Index, Poole's Index and Periodicals Index Online to create integrated bibliographic coverage of over 1.4 million books and official publications, 64,891 archival collections and 15.6 million articles published in over 2,500 journals, magazines and newspapers. C19 Index now provides integrated access to 10 bibliographic indexes, including over 300,000 records from the ongoing digitization of British Periodicals Collection.
Dates covered: 1500-present
This University of Virginia site presents several key collections, including texts by and about African Americans; texts by and about Native Americans; texts by women writers; early 20th-century bestsellers, and more
A nonprofit organization supporting the study of American history through a wide range of programs and resources for students, teachers, scholars, and history enthusiasts throughout the nation. Topics covered include the Founding Era; Slavery and Abolition; Civil War Era; Abraham Lincoln; Westward Expansion; Immigration; Early 20th Century; Great Depression and World War II; and America 1945-present
These digitized primary source materials are from the University Publications of America (UPA) Collections.
Modules include: The Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century; NAACP Papers; Slavery & the Law, Law and Society Since the Civil War: Immigration: Records of the INS, 1880-1930; Southern Life and African American History, 1775-1915, Plantations Records; Struggle for Women's Rights, Organizational Records, 1880-1990; The Vietnam War and American Foreign Policy, 1960-1975; American Politics and Society from Kennedy to Watergate; U.S. Military Intelligence Reports, 1911-1944; Women's Studies Manuscript Collections from the Schlesinger Library: World War II: U.S. Documents on Planning, Operations, Intelligence, Axis War Crimes, and Refugees.
A result of Gale's partnership with the Smithsonian Institution to create searchable archives of the Smithsonian's vast collections, this resource combines rare nineteenth and twentieth century archival materials on such topics as World's Fairs and trade literature and is paired with modern Smithsonian Magazine and Air & Space Magazine backfiles to present unique and comprehensive insight into history, science, nature, the arts, innovation, technology, and world culture.
Provides access to over nearly 5,000 primary documents, as well as 185,000+ reference articles, over 613,000 periodical articles, and more than 73,000 images. This database covers themes, events, individuals and periods in U.S. history from pre-Colonial times to the present. The material also includes citations from the Institute for Scientific Information's Arts and Humanities Citation Index, as well as the entire "American Journey Online" series.
The material also includes citations from over 180 additional history journals from the Institute for Scientific Information's Arts and Humanities Citation Index, as well as the entire "American Journey Online" series.