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Historical Periodicals Collection

By Matthew on July 31, 2018

This collection represents a broad array of subjects published throughout North America up to the 19th Century. Specific collections include Canadian Periodicals, 1790-1877, Current Events and History Periodicals, 1691-1912, Periodicals of the American West, 1779-1881, and Military and Law Enforc...

Women’s Studies Periodicals Collection

By Matthew on July 31, 2018

The Women’s Studies Periodicals Collection provided by the American Antiquarian Society comprises various American women’s periodicals from the 18th and 19th centuries. Journal subsets include: Women’s Periodicals of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century, 1733-1844, Women’s Periodical...

Religion Periodicals Collection

By Matthew on July 31, 2018

The Religious Periodicals Collection from the American Antiquarian Society comprises a multitude of American periodicals on the topic of Christianity and other religions in the 18th and 19th centuries. Specific periodicals include: Alternative Faith and Philosophy Periodicals, 1789-1878, General ...

Germania Litteraria Mediaevalis Francigena — NEW ENCYCLOPEDIA

By Matthew on July 31, 2018

The Germania Litteraria Mediaevalis Francigena is a seven-volume reference work providing a comprehensive overview of language elements, poetic forms and genres, motifs, themes and works of German and Dutch medieval literature that were derived from French influences and models. An international ...

Historical Business Periodicals

By Array on July 31, 2018

This collection contains Advertising Periodicals, 1815-1888 featuring periodicals that were primarily used as advertising vehicles for businesses and industries, including medicine, fashion, business, industry, agriculture, and others in the 19th century, and Business and General Education Period...

Musical Periodicals Collection

By Matthew on July 31, 2018

This collection allows researchers to discover early America through popular music by gathering publications dedicated to various aspects of music, from the sacred to the secular, from the political to the comic. Before widespread use of the printing press in the 19th century, the popular culture...

Education Periodicals Collection

By Matthew on July 31, 2018

This collection comprises numerous periodicals about education from the mid 18th to late 19th century dealing with topics on higher education in the United States. Particular collections include Business and General Education Periodicals, 1800-1885, College and Student Periodicals, 1806-1877, and...

Literary Periodicals from American Antiquarian Society (AAS)

By Array on July 31, 2018

This collection contains periodicals covering American literary trends and traditions such as American Literary Periodicals, 1782-1834 which focuses on American literary movement and higher forms of literature and literary criticism, as it distinguished itself from European literary traditions, A...

History of Science and Medicine Periodicals

By Array on July 31, 2018

Collection includes Alternative Medicine and Health Periodicals, 1810-1877 that cover the concept of healthy living and alternative medicine exploring such movements as electrology, homeopathy, hydrotherapy, magnetism, phrenology, and Thomsonian medicine in the 19th century. Also includes America...

American Foreign Language Periodicals Collection

By Matthew on July 31, 2018

This collection includes periodicals published in foreign languages primarily from the 18th and 19th centuries. These publications cut across subjects such as religion, literature, and politics, and both speak to and reflect the interests and concerns of the immigrant and ethnic communities of th...