1850-1899: 85 collections

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The Emergence of Advertising in America: 1850-1920

African American Perspectives: Pamphlets from the Daniel A. P. Murray Collection, 1818-1907

The African-American Experience in Ohio: Selections from the Ohio Historical Society

From Slavery to Freedom: The African-American Pamphlet Collection, 1824-1909

African-American Sheet Music, 1850-1920: Selected from the Collections of Brown University

African American Odyssey

The American Colony in Jerusalem, 1870-2006

The Hannah Arendt Papers at the Library of Congress

By Popular Demand: Jackie Robinson and Other Baseball Highlights, 1860s-1960s

Baseball Cards, 1887-1914

Spalding Base Ball Guides, 1889-1939

Alexander Graham Bell Family Papers at the Library of Congress

Emile Berliner and the Birth of the Recording Industry

An American Time Capsule: Three Centuries of Broadsides and Other Printed Ephemera

"California as I Saw It": First-Person Narratives of California's Early Years, 1849-1900

The Capital and the Bay: Narratives of Washington and the Chesapeake Bay Region, 1600-1925

The Chinese in California, 1850-1925

Band Music from the Civil War Era

Civil War Treasures from the New-York Historical Society

Civil War Maps

A Civil War Soldier in the Wild Cat Regiment : selections from the Tilton C. Reynolds Papers

Washington during the Civil War: the Diary of Horatio Nelson Taft, 1861-1865

Selected Civil War Photographs

The Evolution of the Conservation Movement, 1850-1920

America's First Look into the Camera: Daguerreotype Portraits and Views, 1839-1864

An American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, ca. 1490-1920

The Frederick Douglass Papers at the Library of Congress

Inventing Entertainment: the Early Motion Pictures and Sound Recordings of the Edison Companies

American Environmental Photographs, 1891-1936: Images from the University of Chicago Library

Reclaiming the Everglades: South Florida's Natural History, 1884-1934

The Northern Great Plains, 1880-1920: Photographs from the Fred Hultstrand and F.A. Pazandak Photograph Collections

Chicago Anarchists on Trial: Evidence from the Haymarket Affair, 1886-1887

The Hotchkiss Map Collection

American Landscape and Architectural Design, 1850-1920: a Study Collection from the Harvard Graduate School of Design

Maps of Liberia, 1830-1870

The Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana


Mr. Lincoln's Virtual Library

Abraham Lincoln Papers at the Library of Congress

Louisiana: European Explorations and the Louisiana Purchase

Words and Deeds in American History: Selected Documents Celebrating the Manuscript Division's First 100 Years

Map Collections

Westward by Sea: A Maritime Perspective on American Expansion, 1820-1890

The Moldenhauer Archives - The Rosaleen Moldenhauer Memorial

Samuel F. B. Morse Papers at the Library of Congress, 1793-1919

American Indians of the Pacific Northwest

The Life of a City: Early Films of New York, 1898-1906

The Nineteenth Century in Print: Books

The Nineteenth Century in Print: Periodicals

Omaha Indian Music

Panoramic Maps

Taking the Long View: Panoramic Photographs, 1851-1991

Prairie Settlement: Nebraska Photographs and Family Letters, 1862-1912

"I Do Solemnly Swear...": Presidential Inaugurations

By Popular Demand: Portraits of the Presidents and First Ladies, 1789-Present

Puerto Rico at the Dawn of the Modern Age: Nineteenth- and Early-Twentieth-Century Perspectives

Railroad Maps, 1828-1900

Buckaroos in Paradise: Ranching Culture in Northern Nevada, 1945-1982

Theodore Roosevelt: His Life and Times on Film

Before and After the Great Earthquake and Fire: Early Films of San Francisco, 1897-1916

Music for the Nation: American Sheet Music, 1820-1860 & 1870-1885

Historic American Sheet Music, 1850-1920

Voices from the Days of Slavery: Former Slaves Tell Their Stories

Born in Slavery: Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936-1938

Slaves and the Courts, 1740-1860

Small-Town America: Stereoscopic Views from the Robert Dennis Collection, 1850-1920

America Singing: Nineteenth-Century Song Sheets

The Church in the Southern Black Community, 1780-1925

First-Person Narratives of the American South, 1860-1920

The Spanish-American War in Motion Pictures

Sunday School Books: Shaping the Values of Youth in Nineteenth-Century America

Around the World in the 1890s: Photographs from the World's Transportation Commission, 1894-1896

American Notes: Travels in America, 1750-1920

Touring Turn-of-the-Century America: Photographs from the Detroit Publishing Company, 1880-1920

A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation: U.S. Congressional Documents and Debates, 1774-1875

Pioneering the Upper Midwest: Books from Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin, ca. 1820-1910

Trails to Utah and the Pacific: Diaries and Letters, 1846-1869

The American Variety Stage: Vaudeville and Popular Entertainment, 1870-1920

History of the American West, 1860-1920: Photographs from the Collection of the Denver Public Library


Poet at Work: Recovered Notebooks from the Thomas Biggs Harned Walt Whitman Collection

Votes for Women: Selections from the National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection, 1848-1921

By Popular Demand: "Votes for Women" Suffrage Pictures, 1850-1920

Women of Protest: Photographs from the Records of the National Woman's Party

Miller NAWSA Suffrage Scrapbooks, 1897-1911

American Women: A Gateway to Library of Congress Resources for the Study of Women's History and Culture in the United States

America at Work, America at Leisure: Motion Pictures from 1894-1915

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