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Women Through Time - ProQuest History Vault

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Women Through Time - ProQuest History Vault

  1. 1. ProQuest History Vault Women Through Time January 26, 2013
  2. 2. Collections from all over thecountry including: the National Archives Library of Congress Harvard Law School Library Duke University Virginia Historical Society, and Presidential Libraries And many more…. .
  3. 3. Provides access to content notaccessible unless you visit thearchive
  4. 4. A bit about History Vault Archival records are normally unpublished and almost always unique, unlike books or magazines, in which many identical copies exist. Typically, the arrangement of these materials reflects the provenance of the collection and may be arranged by source or type of document. This organization is crucial in understanding the context of each document relative to others within the collection.
  5. 5. Document Organization  The original archival arrangement is preserved so archivist’s decisions in arranging the collections is respected  When all docs in a collection are retrieved, they are ordered in the original arrangement in the results.  If results are sorted by accession no., folders are arranged the way they were originally in the archive.
  6. 6. ProQuest History Vault
  7. 7. Searching ProQuest History Vault
  8. 8. ProQuest History Vault
  9. 9. ProQuest History Vault – Browse Events
  10. 10. ProQuest History Vault – Browse Collections
  11. 11. Searching ProQuest History Vault
  12. 12. Our Guide
  13. 13. Our Guide – sample contents tab
  14. 14. Our Guide – coming in 2013
  15. 15. ProQuest History Vault Women Through Time
  16. 16. What is available? Year end Year end 2012 2013 Modules 9 15 Collections 343 442 Pages 6.5 million 9.3 million
  17. 17. Black Freedom Struggle in the 20thCentury – Fed Govt Records
  18. 18. Black Freedom Struggle in the 20thCentury – Fed Govt Records
  19. 19. Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century – PersonalPapers Mary McLeod Bethune Papers
  20. 20. Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century Mary McLeod Bethune Papers
  21. 21. Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century, cont. Mary McLeod Bethune Papers
  22. 22. Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century, cont. Mary McLeod Bethune Papers
  23. 23. Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century Records of the National Association of Colored Women’s Clubs
  24. 24. NAACP Papers
  25. 25. NAACP Papers
  26. 26. Slavery and the Law Divorce petitions and petitions pertaining to children
  27. 27. Slavery and the Law Divorce petitions and petitions pertaining to children
  28. 28. Slavery and the Law Divorce petitions and petitions pertaining to children
  29. 29. American Politics and Society from Kennedy toWatergate
  30. 30. The Vietnam War and AmericanForeign Policy, 1960-1975
  31. 31. The Vietnam War and AmericanForeign Policy, 1960-1975, cont.
  32. 32. The Vietnam War and AmericanForeign Policy, 1960-1975, cont.
  33. 33. Records of Antebellum Southern Plantationsfrom the Revolution through the Civil War,Series I
  34. 34. Records of Antebellum Southern Plantationsfrom the Revolution through the Civil War,Series I Martha Foreman Diary Susanna Warfield Diary
  35. 35. Records of Antebellum Southern Plantationsfrom the Revolution through the Civil War,Series I
  36. 36. Struggle for Women’s Rights, Organizational Records,1880-1990 National Woman’s Party Papers, 1913-1974
  37. 37. Struggle for Women’s Rights, Organizational Records,1880-1990 National Woman’s Party Papers, 1913-1974
  38. 38. Struggle for Women’s Rights, Organizational Records,1880-1990 National Woman’s Party Papers, 1913-1974
  39. 39. Struggle for Women’s Rights, Organizational Records,1880-1990 National Woman’s Party Papers, 1913-1974
  40. 40. Struggle for Women’s Rights, Organizational Records,1880-1990 National Woman’s Party Papers, 1913-1974
  41. 41. Struggle for Women’s Rights, Organizational Records,1880-1990 -- League of Women Voters
  42. 42. Struggle for Women’s Rights, Organizational Records,1880-1990 -- Women’s Action Alliance
  43. 43. Struggle for Women’s Rights, Organizational Records,1880-1990 -- Women’s Action Alliance
  44. 44. Struggle for Women’s Rights, Organizational Records,1880-1990 -- Women’s Action Alliance
  45. 45. Other themes  Employment discrimination  Civil rights legislation  Brown v. Board of Education  The World War II homefront  Vietnam War
  46. 46. Coming up in 2013 … Six new modules  Immigration: Records of the INS, 1880-1930 (March 2013)  NAACP Papers: The NAACPs Major Campaigns—Scottsboro, Anti- Lynching, Criminal Justice, Peonage, Labor, and Segregation and Discrimination Complaints and Responses(April 2013)  Women’s Studies Manuscript Collections from the Schlesinger Library: Voting Rights, National Politics, and Reproductive Rights (May 2013)  NAACP Papers, The NAACP’s Major Campaigns—Legal Department Files (June 2013)  Law and Society since the Civil War: American Legal Manuscripts from the Harvard Law School Library (October 2013)  World War II: U.S. Documents on Planning, Operations, Intelligence, Axis War Crimes, and Refugees (November 2013)

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