Primary source collection including approximately 1,600 documents from pivotal eras in African American history.
Covers six different phases of Black Freedom in the United States: Slavery and the Abolitionist Movement (1790-1860); The Civil War and Reconstruction (1861-1877); Jim Crow Era (1878-1932); The New Deal and World War II (1933-1945); Civil Rights and Black Power Movements (1946-1975); Contemporary (1976-2000)
Aggregates collections from a vast span of America’s libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available on the web, with contents ranging from the written word, to works of art and culture, to records of America’s heritage, to the efforts and data of science.
Digital primary source archive containing conference proceedings; reports of international women's organizations; publications of women's NGOs; and letters, diaries, and memoirs of women active internationally since the mid-1800s.
Also includes photographs and videos of major events and activists in the history of women’s international social movements.
A searchable archive of leading women’s interest magazines, dating from the 19th century through 2005. Includes Better Homes & Gardens, Cosmopolitan, Essence, Good Housekeeping, Ladies Home Journal, Seventeen, and more.