Resources for American Studies: Issue 59, 2006

Contents Foreword Contributors The Presidential Library: From Early Development towards a Definition (Part 1) The Presidential Library: From Early Development towards a Definition (Part 2) Benjamin Franklin and Public History: Restoring Benjamin Franklin House Exhibiting Franklin Whitman: “A poet given to compulsive self-revision” Readers’ Writes: Ch-ch-changes — a Bibliophile’s Path through Higher Education Resources Read All About…

Resources for American Studies: Issue 58, 2005

Contents Welcome Books to Watch Girls By, Paul Woolf The Marischal Museum and North America: connections and collections, Neil G. W. Curtis US Government Publications: an untapped resource, Gill Ridgley American Journals and Magazines in the Arts and Humanities at the British Library, Katherine Baxter Best Zine Ever!, Matthew Shaw ‘Newly Discovered Documents’ at The…

Resources for American Studies: Issue 57, January 2004

Contents BAAS Library and Resources Sub-Committee Meeting September 2003 Chicago Historical Society Early Americas Digital Archive The Ethnography of Lewis and Clark: Native American Objects and the American Quest for Commerce and Science Institute for the Study of the Americas Reviews Obituary Forthcoming events Publications Offer BAAS Library and Resources Sub-Committee Meeting September 2003 Minutes…

Resources for American Studies: Issue 56, August 2003

Contents BAAS Library and Resources Sub-Committee Meeting March 2003 The Mark Twain Papers and Project Documenting the American South The David Library of the American Revolution American Studies Research Portal Project Alexander Street Press Reviews Useful Websites Forthcoming Events BAAS Library and Resources Sub-Committee Meeting March 2003 Minutes of the Committee Meeting held at the…

Resources for American Studies: Issue 55, January 2003

Contents BAAS Library and Resources Sub-Committee Meeting June 2002 The National Security Archive Native American Studies Collections Newspaper Holdings Database goes live! Kansas State Historical Society Review Useful Websites Forthcoming Events BAAS Library and Resources Sub-Committee Meeting June 2002 Minutes of the Committee Meeting held at the British Library, St. Pancras, London, 18 June 2002…

Resources for American Studies: Issue 54, August 2002

Contents BAAS Library and Resources Sub-Committee Meeting February 2002 Salem Witch Trials The Joseph N. Nathanson Collection of Lincolniana The Massachusetts Historical Society Manuscripts Collection New Publications Useful Websites Forthcoming Events Journal Offer BAAS Library and Resources Sub-Committee Meeting February 2002 Minutes of the Committee Meeting held at the British Library, St. Pancras, London, 5…

Resources for American Studies: Issue 53, January 2002

Contents BAAS Library and Resources Sub-Committee Meeting June 2001 The Americanisation and the Teaching of American Studies Project The Manuscripts Collection, Tulane University The Williams Research Center Review Useful Websites Forthcoming Events BAAS Library and Resources Sub-Committee Meeting June 2001 Minutes of the Committee Meeting held at the British Library, St Pancras, London 19 June…

Resources for American Studies: Issue 52, August 2001

Contents Welcome: Carol Lynn MacCurdy, the Cultural Attaché, Embassy of the USA. Web Art from the USA Envisioning America: the manner and means of researching film American Elections City Sites: an electronic book Legal image: copyright issues in the visual world Digital America – online images NewsBank Primary Source Microfilm Review Welcome: Carol Lynn MacCurdy,…

Resources for American Studies: Issue 51, January 2001

Contents BAAS Library and Resources Sub-Committee Meeting June 2000 Imaginative Representations of the Vietnam War The Chicago Jazz Archive Review Useful Websites News BAAS Library and Resources Sub-Committee Meeting June 2000 Minutes of the Committee Meeting held at the John Rylands University Library of Manchester, 15 June 2000. Present Dr J Beer (BAAS) Ms L…

Resources for American Studies: Issue 50, June 2000

Contents BAAS Library and Resources Sub-Committee Meeting February 2000 The Whitney Museum of American Art Western Americana at Yale Useful websites Library acquisitions News BAAS Library and Resources Sub-Committee Meeting February 2000 Minutes of the Sub-Committee Meeting held at the British Library, St Pancras, London, 3 February 2000 1. Present Mr R J Bennett (BL,…