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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

History 498B: Getting Personal: Life Writing as History in Modern Europe

A course guide.

Welcome to the History, Philosophy, and Newspaper Library

Prokudin-Gorskii, Sergei Mikhailovich,“[V Italii]” Photograph. 1905. From Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii Collection, Library of Congress Phoographs and Prints Division. November 25, 2015).


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)