Gale Databases and Archives–NEW ACQUISITIONS

The Libraries have recently negotiated a purchase of nearly all of the Gale’s databases and digital archives. Many of these include primary source documents. See the list below.

Gale is still in the process of turning these on for us but many are already available here. More information will be forthcoming once complete access has started.

  • Financial Times (Global News – London), 1888-2009
  • The LISTENER (News & Op/Ed of BBC), 1929-1991
  • Picture Post (UK – Similar to LIFE), 1938-1957
  • PUNCH (British – Humour / Satire / Commentary), 1841-1992
  • Daily Mail (Conservative Newspaper – London), 1896-2004
  • The Independent (Newspaper – London), 1986-2012
  • The Telegraph Historical Archive, 1855-2000
  • The SUNDAY Times, 1822-2006
  • The Times Literary Supplement (TLS), 1902-2009 (with annual update)
  • British Newspapers IV, 1785-1950
  • Liberty Magazine, 1924-1950
  • ASSOCIATED PRESS 1:  News Features & Internal Communications (1848-2000)
  • ASSOCIATED PRESS 2:  U.S. Cities Bureaus Collection (1931-2004)
  • ASSOCIATED PRESS 3:  Washington D.C. Bureau Collection (1938-2009)
  • ASSOCIATED PRESS 4:  Middle East Bureaus Collection, 1967-2008
  • ASSOCIATED PRESS 5:  European Bureaus Collection, 1937-2003
  • ASSOCIATED PRESS 6:  Washington D.C. Bureau Collection, 1915-1930
  • National Geographic Magazine Archive, 1888-1994
  • The Making of the Modern World II, 1851-1930
  • CHATHAM HOUSE Online I, 1920-1979
  • CHATHAM HOUSE Online II, 1980-2010
  • World Scholar Historical Archive:  LATIN AMERICA
  • Brazilian and Portuguese History and Culture: The Oliveira Lima Library
  • State Papers Online, 18th Century I, 1714-1782: Domestic
  • State Papers Online, 18th Century II,  1714-1782: Foreign: Low Countries & Germany
  • British Literary Manuscripts I, 1660-1900
  • British Literary Manuscripts II, Medieval & Renaissance
  • Early Arabic Printed Books from the British Library, 1475-1900
  • Indigenous Peoples: North America
  • Crime, Punishment, and Popular Culture, 1790-1920
  • Smithsonian 1:  World’s Fairs and Expositions: Visions of Tomorrow
  • Smithsonian 2:  Trade Literature and the Merchandising of America, 1820-1923
  • Smithsonian Collections Online: Evolution of Flight, 1784-1991
  • Smithsonian:  Smithsonian (1970-current) + Air & Space (1986-current)
  • American Fiction, 1774-1920
  • LGBT Historical Archive
  • De-Classified Documents Reference System (DDRS)

ARCHIVES UNBOUND

  • 19th Century English Language Journals of the Far East
  • Actes Royaux Français, 1256-1794 (French Royal and Administrative Acts, 1256-1794)
  • Afghanistan in 1919:  The Third Anglo-Afghan War
  • African America, Communists, and the National Negro Congress, 1933-1947
  • Alexander III and the Policy of “Russification,” 1883-1886
  • Allied Propaganda in World War II and the British Political Warfare Executive
  • Amateur Newspapers from the American Antiquarian Society
  • Ambassador Graham Martin and the Saigon Embassy’s Back Channel Communication Files, 1963-1975
  • Amerasia Affair, China and Postwar Anti-Communist FervorAmerican Art-Union, 1839-1851: The Rise of American Art Literacy
  • American Indian Correspondence: Presbyterian Historical Society Collection of Missionaries’ Letters, 1833-1893\
  • American Indian Movement and Native American Radicalism
  • Black Economic Empowerment: The National Negro Business League
  • Black Liberation Army and the Program of Armed Struggle, 1970-1980
  • Black Nationalism and the Revolutionary Action Movement:  The Papers of Muhammad Ahmad (Max Stanford)
  • British Campaign in Mesopotamia, 1914-1918
  • Bush Presidency and Development and Debate Over Civil Rights Policy and Legislation
  • Chinese Civil War and U.S.-China Relations: Records of the U.S. State Department’s Office of Chinese Affairs, 1945-1955
  • Chinese Maritime Customs Service: The Customs’ Gazette, 1869-1913
  • Chinese Recorder and the Protestant Missionary Community in China, 1867-1941
  • City and Business Directories: Alabama, 1837-1929
  • City and Business Directories: Arkansas, 1871-1929
  • City and Business Directories: Florida, 1882-1929
  • City and Business Directories: Louisiana, 1805-1929
  • City and Business Directories: Maryland, 1752-1929
  • City and Business Directories: Mississippi, 1860-1929
  • City and Business Directories: North Carolina, 1886-1929
  • City and Business Directories: Tennessee, 1849-1929
  • City and Business Directories: Virginia, 1801-1929
  • City and Business Directories: West Virginia, 1839-1929
  • Civil War in Words and Deeds
  • Civil War Service Reports of Union Army Generals
  • Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990: Reduction of Acid Rain, Urban Air Pollution, and Environmental Policy
  • Cold War:  Voices of Confrontation and Conciliation
  • Colección Revolución, 1910 – 1921
  • Commercial and Trade Relations Between Tsarist Russia, the Soviet Union and the U.S., 1910-1963
  • Confederate Newspapers: A Collection from Florida, Georgia, Tennessee, Virginia and Alabama
  • Country Intelligence Reports/State Department’s Bureau of Intelligence and Research Reports: China
  • Country Intelligence Reports/State Department’s Bureau of Intelligence and Research Reports: Japan
  • Country Intelligence Reports/State Department’s Bureau of Intelligence and Research Reports: Korea
  • Country Intelligence Reports/State Department’s Bureau of Intelligence and Research Reports: USSR
  • County and Regional Histories & Atlases:  CALIFORNIA
  • County and Regional Histories & Atlases:  ILLINOIS
  • County and Regional Histories & Atlases:  INDIANA
  • County and Regional Histories & Atlases:  MICHIGAN
  • County and Regional Histories & Atlases:  NEW YORK
  • County and Regional Histories & Atlases:  OHIO
  • County and Regional Histories & Atlases:  PENNSYLVANIA
  • County and Regional Histories & Atlases:  WISCONSIN
  • Crisis in the Dominican Republic: Records of the U.S. State Department Central Files, February 1963-1966
  • Cuartel General del Sur, 1910 – 1925
  • Czechoslovakia from Liberation to Communist State, 1945-63: Records of the U.S. State Department Classified Files
  • Democracy in Turkey, 1950-1959: Records of the U.S. State Department Classified Files
  • Development of Environmental Health Policy: Pope A. Lawrence Papers 1924-1983
  • Dreyfus Affair in the Making of Modern France (L’Affaire Dreyfus: son influence dans la création de la France moderne)
  • Dublin Castle Records, 1798-1926
  • East Germany from Stalinization to the New Economic Policy, 1950-1963Economy and War in the Third Reich, 1933-1944
  • Electing the President: Proceedings of the Democratic National Conventions, 1832-1988
  • Electing the President: Proceedings of the Republican National Conventions, 1856-1988
  • Emiliano Zapata, 1901 – 1919
  • European Colonialism in the Early 20th Century: Colonialism and Nationalism in the Dutch East Indies, 1910-1930
  • European Colonialism in the Early 20th Century: French Colonialism in Africa: From Algeria to Madagascar, 1910-1930
  • European Colonialism in the Early 20th Century: German Colonies and League of Nations Mandates in Africa 1910-1929
  • European Colonialism in the Early 20th Century: German Colonies in Asia and the Pacific: From Colonialism to Japanese Mandates, 1910-1929
  • European Colonialism in the Early 20th Century: Italian Colonies in North Africa and Aggression in East Africa, 1930-1939
  • European Colonialism in the Early 20th Century: Political and Economic Consolidation of Portuguese Colonies in Africa, 1910-1929
  • Evangelism  in Africa: Correspondence of the Board of Foreign Missions, 1835-1910
  • Evangelism and the Syria-Lebanon Mission: Correspondence of the Board of Foreign  Missions, 1869-1910
  • Evangelism in India: Correspondence of the Board of Foreign Mission, 1833-1910
  • Fannie Lou Hamer: Papers of a Civil Rights Activist, Political Activist, and Woman
  • FBI Surveillance of James Forman and SNCC
  • Federal Response to Radicalism in the 1960s
  • Federal Surveillance of African Americans, 1920-1984
  • Federal Surveillance of the Partido Independentista Puertorriqueño
  • Feminism in Cuba, 1898-1958
  • Fight for Racial Justice and the Civil Rights Congress
  • Final Accountability Rosters of Evacuees:  Japanese-American Relocation Centers, 1944-1946
  • Foreign Relations between Latin America and the Caribbean States, 1930-1944
  • Foreign Relations between the U.S. and Latin America and the Caribbean States, 1930-1944
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt and Race Relations, 1933-1945
  • General George C. Marshall’s Mission  to China, 1945-1947
  • German Anti-Semitic Propaganda, 1909-1941
  • German Foreign Relations and Military Activities in China, 1919-1935
  • Global Missions and Theology
  • Grassroots Civil Rights & Social Activism: FBI Files on Benjamin J. Davis, Jr.
  • Grassroots Civil Rights and Social Action: Council for Social Action
  • Hollywood, Moral Censorship, and the Motion Picture Production Code, 1927-1968
  • Homophile Movement: Papers of Donald Stewart Lucas, 1941-1976
  • In Response to the AIDS Crisis: Records of the National Commission on Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, 1983-1994
  • India from Crown Rule to Republic, 1945-1949: Records of the U.S. State Department
  • India-Pakistan Conflict: Records of the U.S. State Department, February 1963-1966
  • Indochina, France, and the Viet Minh War, 1945-1954: Records of the U.S. State Department, Part 1: 1945-1949
  • Industrial Mobilization in Britain, 1915-1918: The History of the Ministry of Munitions
  • Integration of Alabama Schools and the U.S. Military, 1963
  • Intelligence Reports from the NSC’s Vietnam Information Group, 1967-1975
  • Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees: The West’s Response to Jewish Emigration
  • International Women’s Movement: Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women’s Association of the USA, 1950-1980
  • International Women’s Periodicals, 1786-1933: Social and Political Issues
  • James Meredith, J. Edgar Hoover, and the Integration of the University of Mississippi
  • Japan at War and Peace, 1930-1949: Records of the U.S. State Department Classified Files
  • Japanese-American Relocation Camp Newspapers: Perspectives on Day-to-Day Life
  • Jewish Underground Resistance: The David Diamant collection
  • JFK’s Foreign Affairs and International Crises, 1961-1963
  • La Guerra Civil Espanola (The Spansih Civil War)
  • Liberation Movement in Africa and African America
  • Liberia and the U.S.: Nation-Building in Africa, 1864-1918
  • Lincoln at the Bar: Extant Case Files from the U.S. District and Circuit Courts, Southern District of Illinois 1855-1861
  • Literature, Culture and Society in Depression Era America: Archives of the Federal Writers’ Project
  • Mercure de France, 1672-1810
  • Methodist Church Archives: Missionary Activities
  • Middle East, Series II: Iraq, 1914-1974
  • Military Leaders of World War I: Official and Private Papers of Generaloberst Hans von Seeckt
  • Minutemen, 1961-1969: Evolution of the Militia Movement in America, Part I
  • Mountain People: Life and Culture in Appalachia
  • Narcotic Addiction and Mental Health: The Clinical Papers of Lawrence Kolb Sr.
  • National Farm Worker Ministry: Mobilizing Support for Migrant Workers, 1939-1985
  • National Security and the FBI Surveillance of Enemy Aliens
  • Nazi Bank and Financial Institutions: U.S. Military Government Investigation Reports and Interrogations of Nazi Financiers, 1945-1949
  • Nazism in Poland: The Diary of Governor-General Hans Frank
  • Newspapers of the French Revolution of 1848 (Journaux de la Révolution de 1848)
  • Nicaragua: Political Instability and U.S. Intervention, 1910-1933
  • Northern Ireland: A Divided Community, The Stormont Administration, 1921-1972
  • Nuremburg Laws and Nazi Annulment of Jewish German Nationality
  • Occupation and Independence: The Austrian Second Republic, 1945-1963
  • Overland Journeys: Travels in the West, 1800-1880
  • Papers of Amiri Baraka, Poet Laureate of the Black Power Movement
  • Papers of the Nixon Administration: The President’s Confidential and Subject Special Files, 1969-1974
  • Patriotes aux Armes! (Patriots to Arms!): The Underground Resistance in France, Belgium, Holland, and Italy, 1939-1945
  • Personal Justice Denied: Public Hearings of the Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment, 1981
  • Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin:  Beyond the Daughters of Bilitis
  • Policing the Shanghai International Settlement, 1894-1945
  • Political Relations and Conflict between Republican China and Imperial Japan, 1930-1939: Records of the U.S. State Department
  • Political, Economic, and Military Conditions in China: Reports and Correspondence of  the U.S. Military Intelligence Division, 1918-1941
  • Politics, Social Activism, and Community Support: Selected Gay and Lesbian Periodicals and Newsletters
  • Price Control in the Courts: The U.S. Emergency Court of Appeals, 1941-1961
  • Psychological Warfare and Propaganda in World War II: Air Dropped and Shelled Leaflets and Periodicals
  • Ralph J. Bunche Oral Histories Collection on the Civil Rights Movement (formerly The Civil Rights Documentation Project (CRDP)
  • Rastafari Collection
  • Reconstruction, Jim Crow, and the Enforcement of Federal Law in the South, 1871-1884
  • Records of the Department of State Relating to Political Relations Between China, the United States, and Other States 1910-1929
  • Records of the Far Eastern Commission, 1945-1952
  • Records of the National Council for United States-China Trade, 1973-1983
  • Records of the Persian Gulf War
  • Records of the U.S. Department of State’s Division of Chinese Affairs, 1944-47
  • Records of the U.S. Department of State’s Office of the Republic of China Affairs, Subject Files, 1951-1978
  • Records of the U.S. Information Service in China: Chinese Press Reviews and Summaries, 1944-1950
  • Reporting on the Coal Industry: The Coal Trade Bulletin, 1901-1918
  • Republic of New Afrika: Independence, Reparations, and Citizenship
  • Revolution in Honduras and American Business: The Quintessential “Banana Republic”
  • Revolution in Mexico, the 1917 Constitution, and Its Aftermath: Records of the U.S. State Department
  • Revolution of the King and the People in Morocco, 1950-1959: Records of the U.S. State Department Classified Files
  • Robert Wilson Gordon and American Folk Music
  • SAFEHAVEN Reports on Nazi Looting of Occupied Countries and Assets in Neutral Countries
  • Savings and Loan Crisis: Loss of Public Trust and the Federal Bailout, 1989-1993
  • Shanghai Municipal Council: The Municipal Gazette, 1908-1940
  • Socialism and National Unity in Yugoslavia, 1945-63: Records of the U.S. State Department Classified Files
  • Society, Culture & Politics in Canada: Canadiana Pamphlets from McMaster University, 1818-1929
  • Southern Literary Messenger: Literature of the Old South
  • Southern Negro Youth Congress and the Communist Party: Papers of James and Esther Cooper Jackson
  • Sukarno and the Army-PKI Rivalry in the Years of Living Dangerously, 1960-1963
  • Sunday School Movement and Its Curriculum
  • The  Cyprus Crisis, 1967: Standoff between Greece and Turkey
  • The American Fur Company: America’s First Business Monopoly
  • The British Mandate in Palestine, Arab-Jewish Relations & the U.S.
  • The French Mandate in The Lebanon, Christian-Muslim Relations, and the U.S. Consulate at Beirut, 1920-1941
  • The Greensboro Massacre, 1979: Confrontation between the Ku Klux Klan and the Communist Workers Party
  • The Hindu Conspiracy Cases: Activities of the Indian Independence Movement in the U.S., 1908-1933
  • The Holocaust and Records of Concentration Camp Trials: Prosecution of Nazi War Crimes
  • The Indian Army and Colonial Warfare on the Frontiers of India, 1914-1920
  • The Indian Trade in the Southeastern Spanish Borderlands: Papers of Panton, Leslie and Company
  • The Jewish Question: Records from the Berlin Document Center
  • The Mafia in Florida and Cuba: FBI Surveillance of Meyer Lansky and  Santo Trafficante, Jr.
  • The Meriam Report on Indian Administration and the Survey of Conditions of the Indians in the U.S.
  • The Minutes of the Shanghai Municipal Council, 1854-1943
  • The OBSERVER: News for the American Soldier in Vietnam, 1962-1973
  • The Papers of Joseph Chamberlain
  • The Papers of Neville Chamberlain
  • The Papers of Sir Austen Chamberlain
  • The Persian Gulf and Yemen: American Ascendancy and the Cold War, 1950-1959
  • The Quest for Labor Equality in Household Work: National Domestic Workers Union, 1965-1979
  • The Russian Civil War and American Expeditionary Forces in Siberia, 1918-20
  • The U.S. Civilian Advisory Effort in Vietnam: U.S. Operations Mission, 1954-1957 — Classified & Subject Files of the Executive Office
  • The Union Label and the Needle Trades: Records of the United Garment Workers of America
  • The War of 1812: Diplomacy on the High Seas
  • Through the Camera Lens:  The Moving Picture World and the Silent Cinema Era, 1907-1927
  • Tiananmen Square and U.S.-China relations, 1989-1993
  • U.S. Civilian Advisory Effort in Vietnam: U.S. Operations Mission, 1950-1954, The
  • U.S. Middle East Peace Policy and America’s Role in the Middle East Peace Process, 1991-1992
  • U.S. Military Advisory Effort in Vietnam: MAAGV, 1950-1964
  • U.S. Operations Mission to Saudi Arabia, 1950–1955: Correspondence and Subject Files of the Office of the Director
  • U.S. Relations and Policies in Southeast Asia, 1944-1958: Records of the Office of Southeast Asian Affairs
  • U.S. Relations with the Vatican and the Holocaust, 1940-1950
  • Voices from Wartime France, 1939-1945: Clandestine Resistance and Vichy Newspapers (La France pendant la guerre 1939-1945: Résistance et journaux de Vichy)
  • War Department and Indian Affairs, 1800-1824
  • We Were Prepared for the Possibility of Death: Freedom Riders in the South, 1961
  • Witchcraft in Europe and America
  • Women Organizing Transnationally: The Committee of Correspondence, 1952-1969
  • Women War and Society, 1914-1918
  • Women’s Issues and Their Advocacy Within the White House, 1974-1977
  • World Communism: Pamphlets from McMaster University
  • World War I and Revolution in Russia, 1914-1918: Records of the British Foreign Office
  • World War II, Occupation, and the Civil War in Greece, 1940-1949: Records of the U.S. State Department Classified Files

For questions, contact Brian (bvetruba@wustl.edu ; 5-4824 ; IM/chat ; Olin, rm. 124).

About the author

Brian Vetruba is Germanic Languages and Literatures, Comparative Literature, and European Studies Librarian at Washington University in St. Louis