Making of America

Provider: Cornell University
Description: The Cornell University Library Making of America Collection is a digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction. This site provides access to 109 monograph volumes and over 100,000 journal articles with 19th century imprints. The project represents a major collaborative endeavor in preservation and electronic access to historical texts.
Date Coverage: 1840-1900
Subject Coverage: Multidisciplinary
Type: Digital Collection
Full Text: Yes
Special Features: This collection allows basic and advanced searching. Users can also browse by journal or monograph. Subjects included in this collection are education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science & technology.
Access Restrictions: None; freely available online.
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