Primary Sources

Adam Matthew logo
Post Date: Wed, June 29, 2022

Historical research materials and primary source documents spanning the humanities and social sciences for both students and professionals.

ACLU Papers Logo
Post Date: Wed, January 10, 2018

Papers from 1912-1990 from the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU).

American Indian Correspondence: Presbyterian Historical Society Collection of Missionaries' Letters, 1833-1893
Post Date: Wed, July 2, 2014

Collection of almost 14,000 letters written by those who served as missionaries to the American Indians from 1833 to 1893.

American Indian Histories and Cultures
Post Date: Thu, October 31, 2013

These unique materials tell both the historical and the personal stories of the colonization of the Americas.

The American West
Post Date: Thu, October 31, 2013

A mixture of original manuscripts, maps, ephemeral material and rare printed sources on the American West.
Post Date: Fri, April 25, 2008

Research the history of your family with online access to historical records provided by

Archives of Sexuality and Gender Logo
Post Date: Wed, January 10, 2018

This archive illuminates the experiences the LGBTQ community.

Archives Unbound logo
Post Date: Wed, July 2, 2014

Presents topically-focused digital collections of historical documents that support the collegiate research.

China, America and the Pacific
Post Date: Wed, May 7, 2014

Archival material on the trading and cultural relationships between the 18-20th century China, America, and the Pacific region.

Civil War in Words and Deeds
Post Date: Wed, July 2, 2014

Regimental histories and personal narratives from the postwar period and early 20th Century period.

Civil War on the Western Border
Post Date: Fri, September 13, 2013

Discover the Civil War's legacy in the Greater Kansas City region.

Digital Public Library of America
Post Date: Tue, October 10, 2017

Digital format of America's libraries, archives, museums, and other institutions.

Eighteenth Century Collections Online
Post Date: Mon, November 11, 2013

Titles based on the English Short Title Catalog of UK works in the 18th century.

Empire Online
Post Date: Tue, December 2, 2014

Primary source materials for the study of 'Empire' and its theories, practices and consequences.

European Literature, 1790-1840: The Corvey Collection
Post Date: Tue, September 16, 2014

Collection and archive of British Romantic, early Victorian writing, and Continental Romanticism.

Everyday Life and Women in America
Post Date: Wed, December 17, 2014

Primary source material on the 19th-20th century lives of women.

First World War
Post Date: Tue, June 17, 2014

Primary source material for the study of the Great War.

Gale Primary Sources
Post Date: Wed, January 10, 2018

Dozens of historical archives covering hundreds of years of history.

Post Date: Thu, June 12, 2008

Birth, death, marriage, and divorce records for the state of Kansas.

Post Date: Mon, June 9, 2014

Digital resources embodying classical ideas and ideals.