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HIST 200: The Atlantic World: Slavery, Disease, and Society
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This guide created by Monica Burney, September 7, 2018.
Primary Source Databases
British Online Archives
- Thousands of digitized documents. Includes documents about the slave trade and colonial America.
Slavery, Abolition & Social Justice
- Primary source documents about the slave trade, slavery and abolition.
Slavery & Anti-Slavery A Transnational Archive
- Documents about slavery, the slave trade, and abolition.
Early Encounters in North America
- Personal documents and accounts about early encounters in North America.
America's Historical Newspapers
- Database containing digitized historic newspapers beginning in 1690.
American Periodicals Series Online
- American newspapers from 1740-1940.
North American Women's Letters and Diaries
- Diaries and personal correspondence dating back to the American colonial era.
African America Studies
- Research guide with primary interest in the anti-slavery movement.
Archive of Americana
- Newspapers and government documents dating back to the 1700's.
Primary Sources on Microfilm
- Guide to primary sources on microfilm from the African American Resource Center.
Primary Source Reprints
- Guide to primary source reprints that are in the UIUC catalog.
ProQuest History Vault: Southern Life, Slavery, and the Civil War
- Plantation records.
America: History & Life
UIUC Library Catalog
The Historical Encyclopedia of World Slavery
Macmillan Encyclopedia of World Slavery
Slavery in the United States: A Social, Political, and Historical Encyclopedia
Sample Search Terms
Slavery - United States - History
Slave trade - United States - History
Slavery - Atlantic Ocean Region - History
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