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English 433: American Realism and Naturalism: Home
This resource provides online access to the full-text to all 10 of the Thomson Gale Literature Criticism Reference Sets, including Contemporary Literary Criticism, Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism, Shakespeare Criticism, etc. Provides access to criticism (excerpts or full-text) published from an author's own time to the present as well as biographical and bibliographical information. Click here to search this database with other literary databases.
Full-text primary source material from the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History, Duke University and The New York Public Library, including monographs, pamphlets, periodicals and broadsides addressing 19th and early 20th century political, social and gender issues,religion, race, education, employment, marriage, sexuality, home and family life, health, and pastimes.
Unique materials on the Civil War can be found in the Libraries' Special Collections, first floor Hodges Library. Here is a guide that will list some of the major collections. Additional items may be located by searching the Libraries' catalog. Civil War researchers may be particularly interested in:
Civil War and Reconstruction era titles include Boston Globe Chicago Tribune, Detroit Free Press, Hartford Courant, Baltimore Sun, NY Times, NY Tribune, and San Francisco Chronicle. Dates vary. You can select newspapers to search from this page by clicking on change button at top of page. Link searches both newspapers and periodicals together.
Open access database of full-text U. S. newspapers developed under the auspices of the Library of Congress. UT Libraries are part of this cooperative venture and have added selected Tennessee newspapers.
A collection of 19th century newspapers including: The Christian Recorder (1861–1902) The Colored American (1837–1841) Frederick Douglass’ Paper (1851–1855; 1859–1863) Freedom’s Journal (1827–1829) The National Era (1847–1860) The North Star (1847–1851) Provincial Freeman (1854–1857) Weekly Advocate (1837–1837)