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HIST 147: The History of the United States, 1900-1945


HathiTrust is a partnership of large, research libraries that have digitized large portions of their collections--it is a good source for primary documents, many of which are in the public domain. Printing is limited but you can view entire documents online. 

Congressional Publications (hearings, documents and reports)

This database provides access to legislative and executive publications including hearings, documents and reports emanating from the legislative process. .  Click on the Advanced Search link to filter your searches to specific types of publications.  Note the dates of coverage for each type of publication.

Historical African American Newspapers Online (courtesy of Marist College)

This guide was created at Marist College.  Please note that some of the resources may not be accessible to non-Marist students.  However, many of the links are from freely available websites so you may find this guide helpful.

Immigration Law and Policy in the United States

Check out the Immigration Law & Policy in the United States database, a database contained within our subscription to HeinOnline.  Simply click on the HeinOnline link below.  You will see the link to Immigration Law & Policy in the United States under the "Browse Databases by Name" heading.  This database pulls together the most important historical documents and legislation related to immigration.  You will also find hearings, CRS reports, GAO reports, scholarly articles and more--all in one place!

Women and Social Movements in the United States

Black Freedom Struggle from ProQuest


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