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History 200C: Children

Guide to finding library resources


Bain News Service, Publisher. “[Orphans Going to Coney Isl.]” Photograph. Coney Island, NY, ca. 1910-1915. From Library of Congress, Washington DC.: George Grantham Bain Collection. (accessed, Septmember 22, 2015).

This guide has two main purposes:

  1. To save you time in your research.
  2. To help make your research more successful.  

For much more in-depth information on conducting historical research, please visit our guide on Library Research for History Students.

If you have any questions about this guide, or about your research for this class, then please don't hesitate to contact us!

Celestina Savonius-Wroth

Assistant Professor of Library Administration 
History, Religious Studies, Newspaper, and Jewish Studies Librarian 
Head, History, Philosophy, and Newspaper Library 
(217) 300 3520 | cswroth (at)