Primary Sources


Civil War and Reconstruction

Covers the period from 1861 - 1877.


Cold War

Documentation on the period of "conflict, tension and competition that existed between the United States and the Soviet Union (USSR) and their respective allies from the mid-1940s to the early 1990s."*
*Wikipedia


Colonial America

The Library's collection contains extensive resources on the period of American colonization before the Revolution. Also contains links to etext resources.


Holocaust

Contains links to extensive repositories of original documents on the Holocaust.


International

Print, online databases and Internet resources provide primary documents with international coverage.


Multicultural America

Sources that reflect on the diversity of the American Culture


Presidents of America

Historical Presidental documents
These includee Inaugural addresses, public papers, and more both in print and from the Internet.


Primary Sources on the Internet

General Internet primary sources covering US history.


Revolutionary War and National Expansion

A collection of resources including print and Internet web sites that provide primary documents providing coverage of our nation's history from the Revolutionary period.


Slavery

A collection of resources including print, online databases and Internet web sites that provide primary documents documenting slavery in America.


United States History - General

A collection of resources including print, online databases and Internet web sites that provide primary documents providing overall coverage of our nation's history.


United States History - Newspapers

Print and Online newspaper coverage of our nation's history.


Vietnam

Primary sources in the library and on the Internet from the Vietnam era (1960 - 1973)


World Wars

Coverage of the first and second world wars.