American Periodicals Series Online
American Periodicals Series Online contains page images of more than 1,100 historic
American magazines, journals, and newspapers. These resources illuminate the development
of American culture, politics, and society across some 150 years. Articles can be
searched by author, source, and words in the complete text.
The collection is arranged in three series: 1741-1800, the period of transition from British colony to emerging nation; 1800-1850, pre-Civil War and the era of debate over slavery; and 1850-1900, Civil War and Reconstruction. Magazines of these periods cover the literature, science, religion, arts, and history of the time.