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History of the United States
Contains historical government documents and analysis from presidential libraries, law journals, and legal publications. This trial ends on 3/14/2018. If you find this collection or any individual databases useful, please let us know.
This database contains "a multitude of essential legal materials on slavery in the United States and the English-speaking world. This includes every statute passed by every colony and state on slavery, every federal statute dealing with slavery, and all reported state and federal cases on slavery."
"Since 1972, the General Social Survey (GSS) has been monitoring societal change and studying the growing complexity of American society."
A visualization of mob executions of people of color in the United States from 1835-1964, includes bibliographical references.
"...looks at those developments and traces the significance of World War I, prohibition, African-American migration from the South to northern cities, and the origin and growth of the Hollywood film industry."
"On October 29th, 1929, the boom era of the Jazz Age came to a crashing halt on Wall Street. The dramatic effects of the Great Depression and New Deal are the main topics of this program. Despite the country's economic collapse, major public works projects such as the Hoover Dam offered proof of the industrial and technological might of the United States - and of the undeniable abilities of the American worker."