Southern Studies Databases

- Covers the history and culture of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present.

- Primary source material from federal agencies, letters, papers, photographs, scrapbooks, financial records, and diaries are among the unique resources available in digital format for the first time. Module one consists of 37 collections of organizational records and personal papers, and the second module is comprised of 36 collections from federal government agencies.

- Contains the full text of major articles gleaned from over 2,500 issues of The New York Herald, The Charleston Mercury and the Richmond Enquirer, published between November 1, 1860 and April 15, 1865.

- Indexes critical materials on literature, languages, linguistics and folklore.

- Reconstruction encompassed three major initiatives: restoration of the Union, transformation of Southern society, and enactment of progressive legislation favoring the rights of freed slaves. This collection provides representative pamphlets that highlight these initiatives. This assortment of pamphlets was collected by the Department of State Library and comprises speeches, debates, political statements, legislative bills, and more. These pamphlets range in date from 1865 to 1869 and 1877.  The pamphlets from 1877 provide an assessment of Reconstruction.

 

- Offers comprehensive coverage of sociology, encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study.

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