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To Locate Background Information

Gale Virtual Reference Library

The Decades in America (Salem Press) -Tip for the Museum Exhibit Question-You can select the 1920's decade and search within.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online (Good article on Bill Gates)

Dictionary of American Biography (print) Ref 920 D

American National Biography (print) Ref 920 A

To Locate Books

Bryn Mawr Library Catalog 

 Google Book Search Search tip: Once you are in Google book search, click on "Free Google eBooks" to locate books available in full-text.

Books in the Edith Hamilton Library

Third Parties...

This is not an exhaustive list.  Be sure to check the Edith Hamilton Library  online catalog for more books, background materials and primary sources.

The Populist revolt; a history of the Farmers' alliance and the People's Party.    
   [ Book ]   Call #: 329.8 H    Hicks, John Donald, 1890-
  Series: A Bison book, BB111
  Published 1961
A Populist reader; selections from the works of American Populist leaders.    
   [ Book ]   Call #: 329.8 T    Tindall, George Brown, ed.
  Series: Harper torchbooks. The University library, TB3069M.
  Published 1966
Men of good hope; a story of American progressives.    
   [ Book ]   Call #: 973 A    Aaron, Daniel, 1912-
  Published 1951
America enters the world : a people's history of the Progressive Era and World War I    
   [ Book ]   Call #: 973 S    Smith, Page.
  Published 1985
  Interest Level: Young Adult
Theodore Roosevelt and his times : a chronicle of the progressive movement.    
   [ Book ]   Call #: 973.9 H    Howland, Harold Jacobs, 1877-
  Series: Chronicles of America series ; v. 47
  Published 1921
Letters and speeches    
   [ Book ]   Call #: 973.91 R    Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
  Series: Library of America ; 154
  Published 2004
A Third choice    
   [ Video ]   Call #: DVD 324.273 T   
  Published 2011

U.S. in the Philippines and Hawaii

Poole, Frederick King.  Revolution in the Philippines: the United States in a hall of cracked mirrors.  327.7305 P

Borden, Charles A. Hawaii-- fiftieth state.  919.69 B

 The American colonial state in the Philippines: global perspectives 959.9 G

Karnow, Stanley.  In our image: America's empire in the Philippines 959.9 K

Pratt, Julius.  Expansionists of 1898: the acquisition of Hawaii and the Spanish islands.  973.88 P

Merry, Sally Engle.  Colonizing Hawai'i: the cultural power of law 996.9 M

Osborne, Thomas J.  Annexation Hawaii.  996.9 O

John D. Rockefeller and Bill Gates

American computer pioneers    
   [ Book ]   Call #: 004 N    Northrup, Mary.
  Series: Collective biographies
  Published 1998
The road ahead    
   [ Book ]   Call #: 004.67 G    Gates, Bill, 1956-
  Published 1995
The rich and how they got that way : how the wealthiest people of all time from Genghis Khan to Bill Gates made their fortunes    
   [ Book ]   Call #: 332 C    Crossen, Cynthia.
  Published 2000
Monopolies in America : empire builders and their enemies from Jay Gould to Bill Gates    
   [ Book ]   Call #: 338.82 G    Geisst, Charles R.
  Published 2000
Farewell, godspeed : the greatest eulogies of our times    
   [ Book ]   Call #: 920 F    edited by Cyrus M. Copeland.
  Published 2003
The tycoons : how Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockerfeller, Jay Gould, and J.P. Morgan invented the American supereconomy    
   [ Book ]   Call #: 920 M    Morris, Charles R.
  Published 2005
Captains of industry,    
   [ Book ]   Call #: 920 Weisberger    Weisberger, Bernard A., 1922-
  Series: American heritage junior library
  Published 1966
  Interest Level: 5-8
Masters of enterprise : giants of American business from John Jacob Astor and J.P. Morgan to Bill Gates and Oprah Winfrey    
   [ Book ]   Call #: 920.073 B    Brands, H. W.
  Published 1999
Energy for the 21st century a comprehensive guide to conventional and alternative sources    
   [ eBook ]   Call #: eBook Gale    Nersesian, Roy L.
  Series: Gale virtual reference library
  Published 2007



To Locate Journal Articles

Periodical Databases



Google Scholar 

Search tip: You can use Google Scholar to search for articles  in JSTOR.  Add JSTOR to your search and it will take you into our database. Here are a few articles to get you started.  Remember you must get the user name and password to access the databases from off campus. Database passwords for home use (community password protected).

" " David Starr Jordan The Scientific Monthly, Vol. 2, No. 5 (May, 1916))

" Thomas J. Osborne The Pacific Historical Review, Vol. 50, No. 3 (Aug., 1981) " George A. Malcolm Michigan Law Review, Vol. 14, No. 7 (May, 1916)  William M. Salter International Journal of Ethics, Vol. 12, No. 3 (Apr., 1902) Julie A. Tuason Geographical Review, Vol. 89, No. 1 (Jan., 1999) Carman F. Randolph Harvard Law Review, Vol. 12, No. 5 (Dec. 25, 1898)

John W. Foster and the Struggle for the Annexation of Hawaii Michael J. Devine The Pacific Historical Review, Vol. 46, No. 1 (Feb., 1977)

John C. Appel The Pacific Historical Review, Vol. 23, No. 1 (Feb., 1954

Stuart Banner Law & Society Review, Vol. 39, No. 2 (Jun., 2005),

Understanding the PopulistsJ Turner - The Journal of American History, 1980 - JSTOR

What Happened to the Progressive Movement in the 1920's?” AS Link - The American Historical Review, 1959 - JSTOR


The third party tradition in American politics” JD Hicks - The Mississippi Valley Historical Review, 1933 - JSTOR


Regional receptivity to reform: the legacy of the progressive era” M Shefter - Political Science Quarterly, 1983 - JSTOR

To Locate Primary Sources

Annals of American Histor t

Digital Public Library of America -has some great primary documents, images, and motion pictures

Milestone Documents in American History

973.91 R

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919. Letters and speeches. New York : Library of America :, c2004.

Ref 973 M v.1

Milestone documents in American history : exploring the primary sources that shaped America. Dallas, Tex. : Schlager Group, c2008.

To Locate Reliable Websites

Academic Search Engines-Use these search engines to locate reliable websites on your topic:

Sweet Search

Academic Info

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