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American History Sources 1600s-1820s

This InfoGuide provides access to published primary and secondary source resources and research strategies for the Colonial, Revolutionary, and Early Republic Eras in American History, from the first European settlements to the 1820s.

Library Catalogs

To find books in a catalog, try searching for your keywords and one of these LC Subject Headings for primary sources.

--correspondence; --description and travel; --interviews; --maps; --narratives; --collections; sources; --pictorial works; --diaries; --biography, --quotations; --discovery and exploration

Major Collections