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HIST 651: Women in American History: Getting started

How to use this guide

Welcome to the HIST 651 Women in U.S. History library guide. This guide offers users cross-indexed resources about and related to women's history in the United States from Revolutionary Period through present by providing access to primary sources.  These include contemporary periodicals, newspaper collections, diaries, and government documents.  The guide is organized chronologically and thematically based on the following topics: 

American Antiquarian Society Archives

*Users may choose to search for specific topics directly in the American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals Collection.

Revolutionary America

Antebellum America

Civil War Era

19th Century Reform


Oral Histories




Civil Rights