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History - Primary Sources

General History

American Women's History: A Research Guide

Sponsored by Middle Tennessee University, this site links to various digital archives for women's history.


New Jersey Women's History

Has photographs and documents from Special Collections and University Archives. 


The Women's Rights Movement, 1848-present 


Women and World War II

Women Studies

Womens Liberation Movement

American Women: Report of the President's Commission on the Status of Women

Published by the Government Printing Office, 1963.

Document's From the Women's Liberation Movement

"The materials in this on-line archival collection document various aspects of the Women's Liberation Movement in the United States, and focus specifically on the radical origins of this movement during the late 1960s and early 1970s. Items range from radical theoretical writings to humourous plays to the minutes of an actual grassroots group."

Miss America Protests, 1968 and 1969

Photographs, articles, flyers, planning documents, and responses to the 1968 and 1969 Miss America pageant protests. From the Duke University Libraries Digital Collections.

The Women's Rights Movement, 1848-present