Provides access to a collection of American journals and magazines published between 1684-1912. Themes covered include advertising, health, women's issues, science, the history of slavery, industry and professions, religious issues, culture and the arts, and more.
Provides access to primary sources that trace medical developments from 1850-1927, covering multiple conflicts, such as The Crimean War, The American Civil War, and World War I, in order to examine the wider impact of these advances in society and culture. Themes include mental health, post-war jobs for soldiers, training, prosthetics, dentistry, plastic surgery, rehabilitation, hospitals and nursing homes, the flu pandemic.
Provides access to primary source documents related to prejudice, segregation and racial tensions in America. Includes survey material, interviews, and statistics, as well as educational pamphlets, administrative correspondence, and photographs and speeches from the Annual Race Relations Institutes based at Fisk University from 1943-1970.