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Decolonization & Transregional History Sources

A guide to primary and secondary sources that are broadly related to the 20th century decolonization movement

Guides to Archive Collections

This guide contains an overview of collections that include primary sources that are broadly related to the 20th century decolonization movement.  Topics include national self-determination, universal human rights, creation of the League of Nations and United Nations, anti-imperialism, and transregional history.

All items below are located at Special Collections in Olin Library.  Click each title for more information about the collection.
Some issues of the journal Tricontinental are available in both University Archives and Olin Library.

Online Primary Sources

Secondary Sources

United Nations Resources

With appreciation to Jennifer Lawrence (LIS Practicum Student, 2005).