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Letters & Correspondences

Contemporary American Poetry- Eng 5000 - Sewell

Tracking down correspondence can be tricky, below you’ll find links to freely available online resources, library databases, and books.   

Books Avialble in the Library

Library Databases Containing Correspondence 

  • Black Abolitionist Papers: 1830-1865 (ProQuest)
    This collection searches a unique set of primary sources from African Americans actively involved in the movement to end slavery in the United States between 1830 and 1865. Approximately 15,000 articles, documents, correspondence, proceedings, manuscripts, and literary works of almost 300 Black abolitionists show the full range of their activities in the United States, Canada, England, Scotland, Ireland, France and Germany.
  • Eighteenth Century Collections Online (Gale)
    Access the digital images of every page of 150,000 books published during the 18th Century. With full-text searching of approximately 26 million pages, the product allows researchers new methods of access to critical information in the fields of history, literature, religion, law, fine arts, science and more.

Digitized Letters & Correspondence

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