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Lily: A Temperance and Feminist Newspaper

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Dates of Coverage: 
1849-1856

The first newspaper for women (ed. Amelia Bloomer 1849-1854, then Mary Birdsall 1855-1856). Initial coverage of temperance issues later expanded to include articles on child-bearing, education, and women’s rights, with many articles by Elizabeth Cady Stanton.

Date added: 
Mon, 2012-07-09 (All day)

Boston Globe [ProQuest]

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Dates of Coverage: 
1872+ MLIN

Full text of all staff-written news stories, features, columns, and editorials with images.

Everyday Life and Women in America [AM Digital]

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Dates of Coverage: 
c. 1800 - 1920

Rare books, pamphlets & periodicals relating to US social & cultural history; strong on conduct & household management; contrasts urban & rural cultures.

Alternative Press Index and Archive [EBSCO]

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Dates of Coverage: 
1969 to present

Indexes hundreds of alternative, radical and left periodicals, newspapers and magazines covering cultural, economic, political & social change.

Republican (Springfield, MA)

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Dates of Coverage: 
1850 - 1987

Part of America's Historical Newspapers. To search just this title, click on Places of Publication / Massachusetts, then scroll to the Springfield listings (Springfield Republican, Springfield Union, etc.)

American Periodicals [ProQuest]

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Dates of Coverage: 
18th - early 20th Century

Combines American Periodical Series (APS) and American Periodicals from the Center for Research Libraries, offering full text access to 18th - early 20th century American magazines and journals.

Slavery & Anti-Slavery: A Transnational Archive

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Contains primary source documents from the United States & Europe, as well as other parts of the world; formats include antebellum books, pamphlets, newspapers, periodicals, images, and extensive archival material.

Historic Northampton Online Resources

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Searchable digital collections, including photos (esp. the Howes Brothers Collection), objects, artifacts & maps; the Historic House Inventory, indexed plot map of the Old Burial Grounds & full-text of The Hampshire Gazette, 1786+ (in progress).

Congressional Record Permanent Digital Collection

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Dates of Coverage: 
1789 - 1996

Searchable PDF access including predecessor publications: Congressional Globe, the Register of Debates, and the Annals of Congress. Coverage will expand through 2003.

Chronicling America

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Dates of Coverage: 
1880 - 1910

Newspapers from California, District of Columbia, Florida, Kentucky, Minnesota, Nebraska, New York, Texas, Utah, and Virginia.

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