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History 200F: Class and Citizenship in Postwar America: the Rise and Fall of the American Working Classes

A course guide, focusing on 1930-2000.

Welcome!

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Workers at Labor Day exercises gather to hear a chorus of Arsenal workers sing spirituals; Picatinny Arsenal, Dover, N. J., 13 Dec. 1944" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 9, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa52-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

This course 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, University Library 
History, Religious Studies, Newspaper, and Jewish Studies Librarian 
Head, History, Philosophy, and Newspaper Library 
(217) 300 3520 | cswroth (at) illinois.edu