Last Updated: Nov 5, 2015
Suggested Starting Points for Research, for HST 483.
- Scientific Periodicals, 1771-1901
Contains publications primarily relating to the hard sciences, and some social sciences.
- Current Events and History Periodicals, 1691-1912
Current events of the 18th and 19th centuries; topics include economics, government affairs, and local news.
- American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals Collection: Series 1
Description from EBSCO: "The AAS Historical Periodicals Collection: 1691-1820 presents over 500 titles from 1691 through 1820. Representing over two centuries of print culture from early colonial imports to titles published on American soil during the Revolution and early republic, Series 1 is first of the five series created from periodical holdings from one of the premier repositories in the United States, the American Antiquarian Society. The entire AAS collection features over 7500 titles from the seventeenth through the late nineteenth century. The subject matter covered in Series 1 is broad in scope and covers all aspects of American society during this time period."
- American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals Collection: Series 2
Description from EBSCO: "The American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals Collection Series 2 presents over 1000 titles dating from 1821 through 1837. The series two is second of the five series created from serials holdings belonging to one of the premier repositories in the United States, the American Antiquarian Society and featuring about 6500 titles from the seventeenth through the late nineteenth century. The subject matter covered in Series 2 represents the Jacksonian Democracy era in history and is broad in scope and includes agriculture, entertainment, history, literary criticism, and politics."
- Social and Cultural History: Letters and Diaries Online
"[T]he voices of ordinary men and women from all walks of life with the personal accounts of well-known historical figures [and events]. [...] and personal events."
- Women's Periodicals of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century, 1733-1844
In Sickness and in Wealth
Call Number: Online via the ACLS Humanities E-Book Collection
Publication Date: 1989-04-01