Resources for American Studies: The Journal of the British Association for American Studies Library and Resources Sub-Committee

Editor: Matthew Shaw, The American Collections, The British Library

This journal ran from 1999 to 2006 and issues 48 to 59 are available here in their entirely.

All views expressed in the journal are those of the contributors or editors, and do not necessarily represent those of the BAAS Library and Resources Sub-Committee. The Sub-Committee gratefully acknowledges the contribution of staff at the British Library, London and Boston Spa, for typing, proof-reading and editing the journal. Copyright BAAS Library and Resources Sub-Committee.

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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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