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AMS555: American Society and Culture: Primary Sources

Fall 2015, J. Hicks

SSC/College Archives

... On the Web

American Memory (Library of Congress) - Primary source materials relating to U.S. history and culture; includes 7 million digitized items from over 100 historical collections.

Documenting the American South (University of North Carolina) - A collection of sources on Southern history, literature and culture from the colonial period through the first decades of the 20th century.

Making of America (University of Michigan) - A digital library of primary sources in 19th century American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction; includes books as well as articles from Debow's Review, Ladies Repository, Southern Quarterly Review, Southern Literary Messenger, etc.

US Historical Census Browser (University of Virginia)

Evaluating Websites

Evaluating internet resources (Univ. of Maryland)

Digital Books and Government Documents

Digital Newspapers& Magazines

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