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Utopia: Intentional Communities in America, 1630-1997, Hist 1014: Home


Journal articles

America: History & Life
Primary index for history scholarship of Canada and the United States back to 1500. Articles published 1954-present.

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Newspaper articles

America's Historical Newspapers
Database of cover-to-cover reproductions of hundreds of historic newspapers, 1690-1922.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers
Historical access to Chicago Defender, Detroit Free Press, Hartford Courant, Los Angeles Times, New York Amsterdam News, The Atlanta Constitution, The Boston Globe, The Christian Science Monitor, The Guardian and The Observer, The New York Times, The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post. Dates of Coverage: varies.

See "Primary Sources" tab or newspapers.

Magazine articles

American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Collection
Documents the life of America's people from the Colonial Era through the Civil War and Reconstruction through American periodicals published between 1684 and 1912.

American Periodicals Series Online
"...Digitized images of the pages of American magazines and journals published from colonial days to the dawn of the 20th century."

Readers' Guide Retrospective, 1890-1982 (online)
Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature, 1983- (online)
Main Per Index, 1900-2012 (print)
Index to a broad range of U.S. general interest magazines and journals.

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Other gems

HathiTrust contains the digitized collections of some of the nation's great research libraries. Over 2.5 million works in the public domain in HathiTrust are open to all researchers ("full view"), including over 850,000 federal documents. Many works in the collection are protected by copyright law, so large portions of those protected works cannot ordinarily be publicly displayed unless permission from the copyright holder is obtained. Dates of Coverage: 1500-present.

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