Newspapers, Manuscripts, Gov Docs online


Library of Congress Chronicling America
British Library Online Newspaper Archive
Civil War newspapers
Richmond Daily Dispatch 1860-1865
Brooklyn Daily Eagle 1841-1902
The Geography of Slavery in Virginia. Va. newspapers
Virginia Gazette
Maryland Gazette 1728-1839
Historic Newspapers online


Harper's Weekly 1861-1862
Harper's Magazine Archives 1850-
The Century Magazine 1881-1899
Godey's Lady's Book 1850
Godey's Lady's Book
Godey's Lady's Book index 1855-1865
Curtis Botanical 1787-1807
Culinary gleanings from John Gerard's Herball or General Historie of Plantes 1633
Internet Library of Early Journals - Annual Register; Blackwood's Edinburgh Mag; Gentleman's Mag; Notes and Queries; Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society; The Builder


France in America /France en Amérique LC
Martha Ballard's Diary Online 1785-1812
Hearts at Home: Hard Times at Home. Civil War
American Civil War Manuscript Guides. VaTech
Personal accounts women of Civil War [Twyman, Sheppard, Doneghy, Everett]
Documenting the American South
North American Women's Letters and Diaries. Colonial to 1950

Government documents

Google Patent Search
US Patent and Trademark Office
Patent classes
Colonial Connecticut Records 1636-1776
Women Inventors Index 1790-1895 Cooking, Domestic, Clothing...

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