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History resources

Links to guides to history resources in the Princeton University Library, plus JP and senior thesis help for history majors.

Fall 2015

New in British Online Archives: Indian papers of the 1st Earl of Minto, 1806-1814

Summer 2015

New collections in History Vault:

  • History Vault: Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century: Federal Government Records, Supplement, 1974-1989

New collections in American Founding Era (Rotunda):

  • Papers of Andrew Jackson
  • The Papers of Eliza Lucas Pinckney and Harriott Pinckney Horry
  • Papers of John Jay
  • Papers of John Marshall

New in Early American Imprints:

  • Early American Imprints, Series I: Supplement From AAS 1652-1800
  • Early American Imprints, Series II: Supplement From AAS 1801-1819

New collections in British Online Archives:

  • Canadian records in the USPG archive, 1722-1952
  • Independent Labour Party records, 1893-1960
  • Annual Departmental Reports relating to Sierra Leone, 1893-1961
  • War Material in the USPG Archives, 1914-1946
  • Annual Departmental Reports relating to Nyasaland, 1907-1967

New in State Papers Online: Eighteenth Century, 1714-1782, Part 2: State Papers Foreign, Low Countries and Germany


American Slavery Collection 1820-1922 (AAS)

From Adam Matthew:

  • Colonial America, Module 2 [2016]
  • Migration to New Worlds [Winter 2015]
  • African American Communities [October 2015]

From ProQuest:

  • Women's Magazine Archive [September 2015]
  • British Periodicals IV
  • Historical Statistical Abstracts of the U.S. 1929-1969

New collections in History Vault:

  • History Vault: Confidential U.S. State Department Central Files, 1960-1969, Europe and Latin America
  • History Vault: American Indians and the American West, 1809-1971 [September 2015]