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19th Century periodicals & Primary Sources:

Chronicling America: The Library of Congress: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/

Making of America, Cornell University: http://digital.library.cornell.edu/m/moa/

Making of America, University of Michigan: http://quod.lib.umich.edu/m/moagrp/

New York Public Library: http://www.nypl.org/index.html

Women Working 1800 – 1930: http://ocp.hul.harvard.edu/ww/


General Sites:

A student’s History of American Literature: http://classiclit.about.com/library/bl-etexts/esimonds/bl-esimonds-student-1-1.htm

American Literature: http://www.americanliterature.com/
Includes a young readers’ library.

Bartleby: http://www.bartleby.com/

Electronic texts in American studies: http://digitalcommons.unl.edu/etas/

Literary Resources on the Web: http://andromeda.rutgers.edu/~jlynch/Lit/

Modern American Poetry: http://www.english.illinois.edu/maps/

Paul Reuben’s Perspectives in American Literature: http://www.csustan.edu/english/reuben/pal/TABLE.HTML

The American Novel since 1945: http://academicearth.org/courses/the-american-novel-since-1945
Yale University lectures.

The Ernest Hemingway website: http://www.ernesthemingway.org.uk/


American Authors:

American Authors on the Web: http://www.lang.nagoya-u.ac.jp/~matsuoka/AmeLit.html

American Literature Chronology: http://www.shsu.edu/~eng_wpf/amlitchron_index.html

Information USA: http://usinfo.org/Litera_e.htm
Good collection of short bios on major authors.

Perspectives in American Literature: http://www.csustan.edu/english/reuben/pal/alpha.html


Early American:

Common Place: http://www.common-place.org/

The poetess archive: http://unixgen.muohio.edu/%7Epoetess/

Society of Early Americanists: http://www.mnstate.edu/sea/


Women Writers:

Early American Women Writers: http://www.eaww.uconn.edu/main_pages/homepage.html

Society for the Study of American Women Writers: http://www.wsu.edu/~campbelld/ssaww/index.html