Barry’s GenSites: Discovering Women's History Online

Posted on Oct 19, 2012

This database provides access to digital collections of primary sources (photos, letters, diaries, artifacts, etc.) that document the history of women in the United States.  Browse by: Subjects, States, Time Periods, or Primary Source Types, or use the Search box to type in a topic.  One of the more interesting collections is Katrina Thomas Ethnic Wedding Photograph Collection (Bryn Mawr College) that includes more than 800 photographs of ethnic weddings in the US (1960s-90s).  More than 70 ethnic and religious groups are represented. The "Photographer's notes" section of each record provides contextual information about individual photographs.

URL:  http://library.mtsu.edu
Category:  Tracing Females

Labels: gensite

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