A collection of about 500 newspapers that provide a broad yet sensitive depiction of the United States in the 1800s. Includes the New York Herald, Lynchburg Virginian, The Hawaiin Gazette, Rocky Mountain News (CO), Southern Illustrated News (VA), Daily Inter Ocean (Chicago) and Milwaukee Sentinel (WI), among others.
Slavery and Anti-Slavery includes collections on the transatlantic slave trade, the global movement for the abolition of slavery, the legal, personal, and economic aspects of the slavery system, and the dynamics of emancipation in the U.S. as well as in Latin America, the Caribbean, and other regions. Contains:
5.4 million cross-searchable pages: 12049 books, 170 serials, 71 manuscript collections, 377 supreme court records and briefs and 194 reference articles from Macmillan, Charles Scribner's Sons and Gale encyclopedias.
The Times Digital Archive is an online, full-text facsimile of more than 200 years of The Times, one of the most highly regarded resources for the 19th – 20th Century history detailing every complete page of every issue from 1785 to 2010.