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History 498A: Confronting the Great Depression


Rosskam, Edwin, photographer. In the "Kitchenette" area on South parkway, a formerly well-to-do avenue. Chicago, Illinois. Apr, 1941. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed May 04, 2016.)

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)