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North American Women's Letters and Diaries

North American Women's Letters and Diaries

Description:
A full-text collection of some 150,000 pages of published letters and diaries from individuals writing from Colonial times to 1950, including more than 6,000 pages of previously unpublished materials. Drawn from more than 600 sources, including journal articles, pamphlets, newsletters, monographs, and conference proceedings, much of the material is in copyright. Represented are all age groups and life stages, all ethnicities, many geographical regions, the famous and the not so famous. The database also includes some 300 biographies.

Content Types:
Biographies and People
Personal Narratives

Dates of Coverage:
1675-1950

Resource Type:
Digital Collection (Text)

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