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Primary Sources: Magazines




Look for Magazines and Journals published at the time of the event.

The Thrift Library has access to some periodicals going back as far as the 19th century online. (See Journal Search below.)

Examples include:

  • Century Magazine - 1881-1889
  • Congressional Digest - 1921+
  • Foreign Affairs - 1922+
  • National Geographic - 1934+
  • Time - 1923+
  • Saturday Evening Post - 1931+
  • Vital Speeches of the Day - 1934+

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