Databases: Civil War (U.S.)

  • by Gale

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: This database offers full-text coverage of 19th century newspapers from across the United States. Florida newspapers include papers from St. Augustine, Tallahassee, Jacksonville, and Pensacola. For a complete title and date coverage list see: http://www.gale.cengage.com/tlist/NCNP.doc This database funded by the College of Law.


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  • by ABC-CLIO

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: Drawing from over 300 titles this database covers the black experience from its African origins to the present day. Topics include history, biography, literature, arts, music, pop culture, folklore, business slavery, civil rights, politics, sports, education, and science & technology. Includes a deep backlist of reference books and monographs, many now available in electronic format for the first time; Hundreds of primary documents: manuscripts, speeches, court cases, quotations, advertisements, statistics, and other papers; More than 4,000 interviews with former slaves, including the WPA slave narratives from the acclaimed The American Slave: A Composite Autobiography; Sixty-seven Negro University Press texts from the late 1700s to the early 1970s classics in black scholarship. Other Features: In their Own Voices (audio clips, such as interviews with former slaves and music files). Links to vetted Web sites. Lesson plans, directly tied to associated primary source documents and images, and other classroom resources. Hundreds and hundreds of photographs, maps, and other images.


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    Related Research Guides: Africana Studies Research

  • by ProQuest

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: This historical archive includes full page images of newspaper articles, including advertisements. Indexing is keyword. Pages may be printed, emailed, or saved to disk. The library subscribes to the full package: The New York Times- 1851-2001 Library also has microfilm 1851 to date (1851-1856 published under title of New York Daily Times) The Wall Street Journal- 1889-1989 Library also has microfilm 1961to date The Washington Post- 1877-1988 The Christian Science Monitor- 1908-1991 Library also has microfilm 1968-2003 Los Angeles Times- 1881-1976 You may also limit your search to an individual newspaper by selecting it. For recent newspaper articles, see our Newspaper Databases.


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