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U.S. Civil War and Reconstruction

Library and internet resources for research on the U.S. Civil War and Reconstruction.

History Librarian

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Jamie Emery
Pius XII Memorial Library

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America: History & Life

1895-present. Covers the world's scholarly literature on the history of the United States and Canada...more.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers

Search across the following historical newspapers at one time: Chicago Defender (July 1909-1975), Chicago Tribune (1849-1994), St. Louis Post-Dispatch (1874-2003), and The New York Times (1851-2014)...more.

American Slavery Collection, 1820-1922

This digital collection from the holdings of the American Antiquarian Society contains primary source American slavery and abolition materials in the form of over 3,500 printed books, pamphlets, graphics, and ephemera in full color....more.

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