American Women's History: A Research Guide
Sources Consulted
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  • Bibliographies and Other Sources Consulted

    Balay, Robert, ed. Guide to Reference Books. Chicago: American Library Association, 1996.

    Blazek, Ron, and Anna H. Perrault. United States History: A Selective Guide to Information Sources. Englewood, Colo.: Libraries Unlimited, 1994.

    Conway, Jill K., et al. The Female Experience in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth Century America: A Guide to the History of American Women. New York: Garland, 1982.

    Frick, Elizabeth. History: Illustrated Search Strategy and Sources. Ann Arbor, Mich.: Pierian Press, 1995.

    Fuller, Kathryn Wagnild, and Gayle Veronica Fischer. "Edited Collections of Primary Sources in United States Women's History: An Annotated Bibliography." Journal of Women's History 7 (Winter 1995): 206-29.

    Hinding, Andrea, et al., eds. Women's History Sources: A Guide to Archives and Manuscript Collections in the United States. New York: Bowker, 1979.

    Huls, Mary Ellen. United States Government Documents on Women, 1800-1990: A Comprehensive Bibliography. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood, 1993.

    Norton, Mary Beth, ed. The American Historical Association's Guide to Historical Literature. New York: Oxford University Press, 1995.

    Prucha, Francis Paul. Handbook for Research in American History: A Guide to Bibliographies and Other Reference Works. 2d ed. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1994. 214p.

    Redfern, Bernice. Women of Color in the United States: A Guide to the Literature. New York: Garland, 1989.

    Tingly, Elizabeth, and Donald Tingly. Women and Feminism in American History: A Guide to Information Sources. Detroit: Gale, 1981.

    Weisbard, Phyllis Holman. New Reference Works in Women's Studies, 1992-1993 [online]. 1994 [cited 11 April 1997]. Available from: http://www.library.wisc.edu/libraries/WomensStudies/bibliogs/ref9293.html.

    ------. " New Reference Works in Women's Studies, 1993-1994 [online]. 1995 [cited 11 April 1997]. Available from: http://www.library.wisc.edu/libraries/WomensStudies/bibliogs/ref9394.html

    ------. New Reference Works in Women's Studies, 1995-1997 [online]. 1997 [cited 31 October 1997]. Available from: http://www.library.wisc.edu/libraries/WomensStudies/bibliogs/newrf97a.htm.

    Wilkins, Kay S. Women's Education in the United States: A Guide to Information Sources. Detroit: Gale, 1979.




    American Women's History: A Research Guide

    Ken Middleton kmiddlet@frank.mtsu.edu
    Middle Tennessee State University Library