Favorite Pages and Electronic Resources

American Antiquarian Society: One of my favorite places, a huge library of rare, antique books, journals, newspapers, and more. AAS was instrumental in my Master’s thesis research

Old Sturbridge Village: Wonderful place to visit and has a lot of information about life in mid-19th century New England

History’s Newsstand

Library of Congress’ Newspaper collection

Project Gutenberg: Great resource for 19th century literature. Read all the classics online, for free

The History Blog: In-depth and expansive, this blog covers a lot of historical ground

Cheeky History: What happened on this day in history? This blog will tell you

American Literary Blog

Advertising for Love: Fascinating, often hilarious blog about personal advertisements in 19th century newspapers

Geoffrey Chaucer Hath a Blog: Okay, so I’m a 19th century specialist, but I love medieval literature too and this blog is great

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