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American History

This database contains the collections: "We Were Prepared for the Possibility of Death:" Freedom Riders in the South, 1961; Black Economic Empowerment: The National Negro Business League; Black Nationalism and the Revolutionary Action Movement: The Papers of Muhammad Ahmad (Max Stanford); Federal Response to Radicalism in the 1960s; Federal Surveillance of African Americans, 1920-1984; Black Economic Empowerment: The National Negro Business League; JFK’s Foreign Affairs and International Crises, 1961-1963; James Meredith, J.

This collection includes PDFs of primary sources consisting of United States state and territorial codes, municipal codes, and constitutional convention and compilations.

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Gale

The CQ Press database combines many of CQ's most well- known government and political titles into a single searchable database. It includes such titles as the Political Handbook of the world, Elections A to Z, the Federal Regulatory Directory and the Washington Information Directory and covers such topics as International Affairs, Congress, Law and the Courts, Elections and Political Behavior, the Presidency and Politics and History.

 

One of the darker chapters in American history and one of the lesser discussed events of World War II was the forced internment, during the war, of an important segment of the American population-persons of Japanese descent. This collection, consisting of 25 individual titles, documents life in the internment camps.

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Gale

Congress produces a variety of publications as a bill moves through the legislative process on its way to becoming a law. A compilation of these full text primary source publications produces a legislative history that is valuable to a wide variety of researchers. Legislative histories enable users to trace the development of a public law from its early consideration to its enactment, including development that spans more than one Congress.

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ProQuest

Indexes 42 art journals published in the US during the 19th century, providing nearly complete coverage of journals from this period. Covers articles, art notes, stories, illustrations, poems and advertisements from these periodicals.

Abstracts and indexes literature 1964 - date covering countries other than the United States and Canada in the subject areas of history, the social sciences and humanities. The scope of coverage is World History (1450 - present) and related areas including culture, diplomacy, economics, international relations and politics

HarpWeek enables you to directly experience the richness and historical significance of Harper’s Weekly, America's leading 19th century illustrated newspaper. HarpWeek covers the Civil War and Reconstruction content from Harper's Weekly, 1857-1877, with index.

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HarpWeek

U.S. government publications. Consists of records published by the GPO (Government Printing Office) since July 1976. Includes references to congressional committee reports and hearings, debates, documents from executive departments, and more.

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OCLC

Online portal to historical collections at the Florida state library. Features include the Florida Photographic Collection, Online Classroom, Highlights of Florida History, Collections, and Timeline. Includes Video, Audio, and online Exhibits.

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Florida Department of State, Division of Library and Information Services.

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