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America During World War II: Home

AMH 3931 Summer B 2009. Course taught by Dr. Benjamin Wise

Newspapers on Microfilm

This is a partial list of newspapers available on microfilm on the 3rd floor of Library West. The titles listed here are available for the years spanned by the subject of this course.

Atlanta Constitution
Chicago Defender
Chicago Tribune
Christian Science Monitor
Financial Times of London
Lakeland Ledger (FL)
Largo Sentinal (FL)
Los Angeles Times
Mayo Free Press (FL)
Miami Herald
Monticello News
New York Times
Ocala Evening Star/Star Banner
Sarasota Herald Tribune

Sumter County Times
Tampa Tribune
Times of London
Washington Post

Historical Newspapers Online

World Newspaper Archive

A fully searchable collection of historical newspapers from around the globe. This uniquely comprehensive online resource was created in partnership with the Center for Research Libraries - one of the world's largest and most important newspaper repositories.

Proquest Historic Newspapers Online:
New York Times  (Sept 18,1851-Dec 31, 2001)
Wall Street Journal  (July 8, 1889-Dec 31, 1987)
Washington Post  (Dec 12, 1877-Dec 31, 1988)
Christian Science Monitor  (Nov 25, 1908-Dec 31, 1991)

Times Literary Supplement (TLS) Centenary Archive (1902-1990):
London Times reviews, letters, poems and articles.

Historical Newspapers:contains four major historical resources:
Palmer's Index to the Times which covers the period from 1790 to 1905 in The Times
The Official Index to the Times which takes the coverage forward from 1906 to 1980
The Historical Index to the New York Times which covers The New York Times from 1851 to September 1922
Palmer's Full Text Online, 1785-1870, providing access to the full articles referenced in Palmer's index to the Times

Periodicals Archive Online
Index to the tables of contents of thousands of humanities and social sciences periodicals, from their first issues (some late 1700s) to the early 1990s, and fulltext of several hundred periodicals.

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Course Reading

Robert H. Abzug, Ed., America Views the Holocaust

Michael C.C. Adams, The Best War Ever: America and World War II

Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston, Farewell to Manzanar

EB Sledge, With the Old Breed

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