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Film and Media Archive
by Nadia Ghasedi - Last Updated Oct 27, 2011
This guide will help you to use the Film and Media Archive at Washington University in St. Louis.
Modern Graphic History Library Guide
by Skye Lacerte - Last Updated Nov 15, 2012
Modern Literature Collection and Manuscripts
by Joel Minor - Last Updated Aug 16, 2013
Washington University's collections of manuscripts contain a broad range of materials dating from the 2nd century BC through the present. The largest group of materials is the Modern Literature Collection.
Rare Books
by Joel Minor - Last Updated Apr 10, 2014
University Archives
by Jennifer Kirmer, Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated Feb 24, 2014
This guide will help you navigate University Archives' more than 300 unique collections, most of which document the history of Washington University from 1853 to today. Other collections are related to 20th century St. Louis history.
Film Preservation Research Guide
by Nadia Ghasedi - Last Updated Jul 29, 2010
A resource guide for those interested in learning more about the field of film preservation and early film technology
Class - AMCS 475 American Culture: Methods and Visions
by Jennifer Kirmer, Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated May 21, 2013
American Culture Studies Class, Fall 2009
West Campus Library
Official website of the West Campus Library at Washington University in St. Louis.
Special Collections Website
Official website of Special Collections at Washington University in St. Louis.
Pruit-Igoe Housing Project History
by Jennifer Kirmer, Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated Oct 21, 2013
Primary and Secondary sources for researching the St. Louis, Missouri public housing complex known as "Pruitt-Igoe"
Women and Popular Culture at the Modern Graphic History Library
by Skye Lacerte - Last Updated Mar 7, 2013
A guide to women in pop culture resources at MGHL
Fine Arts Education at WU
by Jennifer Kirmer, Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated May 22, 2013
Resources for the 19th and early 20th century history of the Sam Fox School of Art and Design.
Race, Ethnicity, and Identity at the Modern Graphic History Library
by Skye Lacerte - Last Updated Nov 7, 2012
A guide to race and ethnicity resources at MGHL
Advertisements at the Modern Graphic History Library
by Skye Lacerte - Last Updated Mar 14, 2013
A guide to finding advertisements in the MGHL collections
T.S. Eliot
by Joel Minor, Miranda Rectenwald - Last Updated Sep 27, 2013
This guide outlines various research materials about Thomas Stearns Eliot (T.S. Eliot) available in University Archives (at West Campus) and in the Manuscripts Unit (at Olin Library).
American Holidays & Culture
by Jennifer Kirmer, Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated May 21, 2013
A guide to locating archival sources about American holidays, celebrations, and customs
Chinese-American History in St. Louis
by Jennifer Kirmer, Miranda Rectenwald - Last Updated Jul 16, 2013
Primary and secondary sources for researching the Chinese-American community of St. Louis, Missouri.
Performing Arts - Archive Sources
by Jennifer Kirmer, Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated May 21, 2013
Research guide and primary sources for Dance, Drama, and Theater related topics
LGBT History - Archive Sources
by Jennifer Kirmer, Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated Dec 9, 2013
primary and secondary sources about LGBT history at Washington University and in the St. Louis region.
Jules Henry Project
by Jennifer Kirmer, Miranda Rectenwald - Last Updated Mar 7, 2014
A collaborative project to provide international access to the unique 1930s field notes of anthropologist Jules Henry.
Tennessee Williams
by Joel Minor, Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated Nov 1, 2013
This guide outlines various research materials about famed playwright and former Washington University student Tennessee Williams available in University Archives (at West Campus) and in the Manuscripts Unit (at Olin Library).
Tobacco: History & Culture - Archival Sources
by Jennifer Kirmer, Jennifer Moore, Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated May 21, 2013
Primary and Secondary sources that focus on tobacco-related products, and their role in American history, culture, science, and public policy.
Japanese-American History in St. Louis
by Jennifer Kirmer, Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated Jul 18, 2013
Overview of primary and secondary sources available at University Archives and online, focused on the WWII experience of Japanese-Americans, especially in the St. Louis region.
St. Louis Area Historic Maps
by Makiba Foster, Jennifer Moore, Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated Feb 11, 2014
A guide to locating historic maps of the St. Louis (Missouri) regional area.
Vietnam War (1961-1975)
by Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated Sep 17, 2013
Primary and Secondary sources available for researching events surrounding and/or related to the war in Vietnam
Mobilising Shame: Violence, the Media, and International Relations
by Marty Cavanaugh, Makiba Foster, Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated Oct 25, 2013
Class resources for HIST301T Historical Methods: Transregional History (Fall 2013)
American Politics & Society in the 1970s
by Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated Sep 23, 2013
Primary and secondary sources available at University Archives and the WU Libraries
World War I - Archive Sources
by Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated Nov 11, 2013
Primary sources related to the 'Great War' (WWI) available from University Archives
Mary Wickes : Her Life and Legacy
by Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated Nov 4, 2013
Resources to explore more about the life of Mary Wickes, a WUSTL alumni and well-known character actress, whose personal papers are located at University Archives.
Archives in Action
by Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated Apr 11, 2014
University Archives supports scholarship by preserving and providing access to over 300 unique collections that chronicle the history of Washington University from 1853 to today, as well as related St. Louis history and architectural topics.
Baseball History in St. Louis
by Miranda Rectenwald, Sonya Rooney - Last Updated Jan 30, 2014
Resources at University Archives and the WU Libraries for the history and culture of baseball in the United States and the St. Louis region
 

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