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U.S. History

Primary sources for history research by theme and era

U.S. History Primary Sources

This guide is a gateway to primary sources relating to United States history. Resources are grouped by time period, theme, and demographic groups. Resources may be listed in multiple relevant areas. The list is not exhaustive, however, and using the search techniques listed on the main primary source research guide can help you find even more valuable resouces.

Secondary Source Databases

Primary Sources

John F. Kennedy Memorial Library
California State University, Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032-8300