An MTSU Library Research Guide
This document is designed specifically for students in Mary
Hoffschwelle's Southern Women's History course. Remember to ask
at the reference desk if you need assistance. You may also contact
Ken Middleton by phone (898-2549), or by email [email@example.com].
Brown, Jessica S., ed. The American South: A Historical
Bibliography. 2 vols. Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-CLIO, 1985.
CALL NUMBER: R975 Am3
Clinton, Catherine. "In Search of Southern Women's History: The Current State of Academic Publishing." Georgia Historical Quarterly 76 (Summer 1992): 420-427.
Farr, Sidney Saylor. Appalachian Women: An Annotated
Bibliography. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, .
CALL NUMBER: 305.40974 F24a
Goodfriend, Joyce D. The Published Diaries and Letters of American
Women: An Annotated Bibliography. Boston, Mass.: G.K. Hall, 1987.
CALL NUMBER: 920.073 G61p
Nybakken, Elizabeth. "Bibliography: 'Women in Southern History.'" [cited 18 December 1996]. Available from http://www.msstate.edu/Archives/History/bibliographies/southwom.txt.
Timberlake, Andrea, et al., eds. Women of Color and Southern Women:
A Bibliography of Social Science Research, 1975-1988. Memphis:
Center for Research on Women, Memphis State University, 1988. 264p.
CALL NUMBER: 305.4 T48w
James, Edward T., ed. Notable American Women, 1607-1950.
Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1971.
CALL NUMBER: R920.72 N84
McGill, Frank N. Great Lives from History: American Women
Series. Pasadena, Calif.: Salem Press, 1995.
CALL NUMBER: R920.72 G79w
Sicherman, Barbara, and Carol Hurd Green, eds. Notable American
Women: The Modern Period. Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard
University Press, 1980.
CALL NUMBER: R920.72 N84 1951-75
Smith, Jessie Carney, ed. Notable Black American Women.
Detroit: Gale Research, 1992.
CALL NUMBER: R920.72 N84b 1992
---. Notable Black American Women: Book II. Detroit: Gale
CALL NUMBER: R920.72 N84ba 1996
Roller, David C. The Encyclopedia of Southern History. Baton
Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1979.
CALL NUMBER: 975 En2 1979
Wilson, Charles Reagan, and William Ferris. Encyclopedia of
Southern Culture. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press,
CALL NUMBER: R975.003 En1
Zophy, Angela Howard, ed. Handbook of American Women's
History. New York: Garland, 1990. 763p.
(R305.4 H191) An
excellent place to begin when one is new to a topic in the field.
It includes "...summary definitions with focused bibliography for
crucial concepts, events, organizations and various historical
persons" (from the Introduction).
Alice Williamson Diary: An Online Archival Collection. Special Collections Library, Duke University. [http://scriptorium.lib.duke.edu/williamson/]
The National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection,
1848-1921. Library of Congress. [http://rs6.loc.gov/ammem/rbnawsahtml/nawshom.html]