History: A Research Guide|
|Reference/Primary Sources||Featured Online Exhibit|
"She is More to be Pitied Than Censured"
Brown University Library, Providence, R.I.
Available from http://www.brown.edu/Facilities/
This exhibit explores "sexual scandals and murders
Conaway, Frank, and Sem Sutter, comp. Women's Studies: Guide to Sources for Lesbian Studies [online]. Chicago: University of Chicago Library, 1999 [cited 30 June 2000]. Available from: http://www.lib.uchicago.edu/e/su/women/lesbguid.html.
Eder, Franz X. Bibliography
of the History of Western Sexuality, 1700-1945 [online]. 2002 [19 June
Huls, Mary Ellen. United States Government Documents on
1800-1900: A Comprehensive Bibliography. Vol 1, Social Issues.
Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1993.
Moore, Gloria, and Ronald Moore. Margaret Sanger and the Birth Control Movement: A Bibliography, 1911-1984.. Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow, 1986. 211p.
Parker, Kathleen R. Women, Sexuality, and Morality in the U.S. in the Gilded Age and the Progressive Era 1996 [cited 4 November 1996]. Available from: http://www.h-net.org/~shgape/bibs/women.html.
Sahli, Nancy Ann. Women and Sexuality in America: A Bibliography. Boston, Mass.: G.K. Hall, 1984. 404p.
Searing, Susan. Lesbian Studies: A Reading List. Madison, Wisc.: University of Wisconsin System Women's Studies Librarian's Office, 1990.
Thomas, Wendy, comp. Lesbian,
Gay and Bisexual Women Bibliography [online]. [Cambridge, Mass.]:
Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe College, 1996 [cited 4 July 1998].
Tyrkus, Michael, and Michael Bronski, eds. Gay and Lesbian
Biography. Detroit: St. James Press, 1997. 515p.
D'Emilio, John, and Estelle B. Freedman. Intimate Matters: A History of Sexuality in America. New York: Harper & Row, c1988. 428p.
Cott, Nancy F., ed. History of Women in the United States:
Historical Articles on Women's Lives and Activities. Vol. 9,
Prostitution; vol. 10, Sexuality and Sexual Behavior;
vol. 11, Women's Bodies: Health and Childbirth. Munich: Saur,
Journals and Newsletters
the History of Sexuality
Note that the general section, Archival & Manuscript Collections, describes additional information sources.
Gilfoyle, Timothy J. "Prostitutes in the Archives: Problems and Possibilities in Documenting the History of Sexuality." American Archivist 57 (Summer 1994): 514-27.
Legacies: Guide to Sources in North America
[online]. [Chicago]: Society of American Archivists, Lesbian
and Gay Archives Roundtable, 1998. Available from:
Human Sexuality Collection, Cornell [http://rmc.library.cornell.edu/HSC/default.htm]
Lesbian Herstory Archives [http://www.datalounge.net/network/pages/lha/welc.htm]
McKay, Diane, and Ginny Daley, comps. History of Sexuality: Resources in the Special Collections Library at Duke University [online]. August 1995 [cited 10 June 1997]. Available from: http://scriptorium.lib.duke.edu/women/histsex.html.
Retter, Yolanda. Lesbian History Project: Archives and Oral History Collections That Have Lesbian Materials [online]. 1996 [cited 4 November 1996]. Available from: http://www-lib.usc.edu/~retter/archives.html.
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[online]. Iowa City: Iowa Women's Archives,
University of Iowa Libraries, January 1997 [cited 14 June
2000]. Available from:
Dublin, Thomas, and Kathryn Kish Sklar. Women and Social Movements in
the United States, 1830-1930 [online]. 1997- [cited 4 May 2001].
Available from: http://womhist.binghamton.edu.
The Margaret Sanger
Papers: Margaret Sanger and The Woman Rebel
Atlanta Lesbian Feminist Alliance Archives, ca. 1972-1994. Woodbridge, Conn.: Primary Source Microfilm, 2002- .
Lesbian Herstory Archives Subject Files. Woodbridge, Conn.: Primary Source Microfilm, 2004- .
Margaret Sanger Papers: The Smith College Collections.
Bethesda, Md: University Publications of America, 1994.
The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Records, 1973-2000 from the Holdings of the Human Sexuality Collection, Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library, Ithaca, New York. Woodbridge, Conn.: Primary Source Microfilm, 2001- .
Women's Studies Manuscript Collections from the Schlesinger
Library, Radcliffe College. Series 3: Sexuality, Sex Education and
Reproductive Rights. Bethesda, MD: University Publications of
Devins, Neal, and Wendy L. Watson, eds. Federal Abortion Politics: A Documentary History. 3 vols. Garland, 1996.
Katz, Jonathon, ed. Gay American History: Lesbians and Gay Men in the U.S.A.: A Documentary. New York: Harper and Row, 1976.
------. Gay/Lesbian Almanac. New York: Harper and Row, 1983.
Rubin, Eva R., ed. The Abortion Controversy: A Documentary
History. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1994.
Bailey, Beth. Sex in the Heartland [interview online]. Interviewed by Fred Nielsen. Talking History, 30 September 2002. Available from: http://talkinghistory.oah.org/arch2002.html.
Sable, Charles. Sex in Advertising
[Interview online]. Talking History, 7 October 2002. Available
Year in the Life: Beginning the Struggle for Gay and Lesbian Rights in
Albany New York, 1987-88 [online]. Produced by Stephanie
Madnick. Talking History, 29 June 2000. Available
Retter, Yolanda. Lesbian
History Project: Links to Lesbian History
[online]. 1996 [cited 4 November 1996]. Available from:
Todd Library, Middle Tennessee State University