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ENG365: Victorian Mourning and Memorialization: Historical Context

Fall 2015, C. Pearsall

Background


Finding Books

To find books on the Victorian era, try keyword searches or a subject search:

Great Britain — History — 19th century

Great Britain — History — Victoria, 1837-1901

Mourning customs -- Great Britain -- History

Material culture -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century

Primary Sources

These sources can be used to find periodical articles from 19th century Britain and some US sources. 

These online historical newspapers are a great source of descriptive information as well as editorial and advertising photos and illustrations.

Finding Articles