Primary sources and critical documentary essays covering American life from end of the Civil War to the election of Theodore Roosevelt. Materials included are songs, letters, photographs, cartoons, government documents, and ephemera. Covers issues such as immigration and migration, racism and civil rights, labor and industry, women and universal suffrage, treatment of Native Americans, and the environment.
Over two million high resolution plant specimen images and foundational materials from more than 300 herbaria collections in 70 countries. Materials include high resolution specimen images, extensive flora, reference materials, collectors' correspondence and diaries, and thousands of paintings, photographs, and drawings.
Focuses on the complex and varied liberation struggles in the region, with an emphasis on Botswana, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, and Zimbabwe. It brings together materials from various archives and libraries throughout the world documenting colonial rule, dispersion of exiles, international intervention, and the worldwide networks that supported successive generations of resistance within the region.