United States History

CQ Historic Documents

Description
Published annually since 1972, the Historic Documents Series now contains 32 volumes of primary sources. Each volume includes approximately one hundred documents covering the most significant events of the year. These documents range from presidential speeches, international agreements, and Supreme Court decisions to U.S. governmental reports, scientific findings, and cultural discussions.
Type
Article Index
Coverage
1972-present
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9101
Access
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Historical Index to The New York Times (DLPS)

Alternative Titles
Historical Index to The NYT (DLPS)
Description

The Historical Index to the New York Times is a collection of electronic records keyed from 30,000 pages of the New York Times Index which cover the years 1851-1923 inclusive. The collection is searchable by keyword in the title and/or in article main heading.

Type
Article Index
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9059
Access
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CQ Voting and Elections Collection

Alternative Titles
America Votes, America at the Polls, Politics in America, Guide to U.S. Elections
Description
Type
Article Index
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9055
Access
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CQ Supreme Court Collection

Description
Provides historical analysis and commentary of Supreme Court decisions, biographies of Supreme Court justices, Supreme Court institutional history, and the U.S. Constitution.
Type
Article Index
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9053
Access
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Bentley Image Bank, Bentley Historical Library

Alternative Titles
Bentley Historical Library Images Collection
Bentley Image Bank, BHL
Description

This collection contains over 1,700 digitized images of original photographs, maps, paintings, and other documents illustrating the history of the University of Michigan, the city of Ann Arbor, and the state of Michigan.

Type
Images
Coverage
1830 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9019
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
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Making of America (MOA)

Alternative Titles
MOA
Description

Making of America (MOA) is a digital library of primary sources in American social history primarily from the antebellum period through reconstruction. The collection is particularly strong in the subject areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology. The book collection currently contains approximately 10,000 books with 19th century imprints.

Type
Text Collection
Coverage
1850 - 1870
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8911
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
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Primary Sources in U.S. History: Guides to Microforms

Alternative Titles
LexisNexis Primary Sources in United States History: Guide to Microforms, Lexis Nexis History Universe
ProQuest Primary Sources in U.S. History, ProQuest History Vault
UPA Microform Collection Guides, University Publications of America
Description

An index of guides to numerous microfilm collections of primary documents on U.S. history. Entries identify the collection, reel number and frame number of each document. Many of the microfilm sets are owned by the Library (and the others can be borrowed via Interlibrary Loan).

Type
Catalog
Coverage
Current cumulative edition. (Indexes documents dated from 1619 - .)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8821
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
Subjects

Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800 & Series I: Supplement

Alternative Titles
Early American Imprints, Series I. Evans & Series I: Supplement from the Library Company of Philadelphia
Evans Early American Imprints
Archive of Americana
Description

Page images and searchable full-text of Early American Imprints, Series I Evans & Series I Supplement from the Library Company of Philadelphia, 1670-1800. Covers every aspect of American life including history, literature, religion and foreign affairs. Contains of a range of publications, including advertisements, almanacs, bibles, broadsides, catalogs, charters and by-laws, contracts, cookbooks, elegies, eulogies, laws, maps, narratives, novels, operas, pamphlets, plays, poems, primers, sermons, songs, speeches, textbooks, tracts, travelogues, treaties and more.

Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
1639-1800
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8803
Access
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Subjects

United States and its Territories, 1870-1925

Alternative Titles
United States and its Territories, 1870-1925: The Age of Imperialism
Philippine-American Collection
Description

The United States and its Territories, drawn from the University of Michigan Library's Southeast Asia collection, comprises the full text of monographs and government documents published in the United States, Spain, and the Philippines between 1870 and 1925. The primary focus of the material is the Spanish-American war and subsequent American governance (approximately 1898-1910). The text collection is complemented by digitized images from key photograph collections drawn from the Special Collections Library.

Type
Text Collection
Coverage
1870-1925
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8717
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
Subjects

Pages

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