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Finding Sources for Uncle Tom's Cabin

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Background Resources -- This page provides links and information to both print and elecdtronic dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works that cover literature and historical context from the era of Uncle Tom's Cabin's publication.

Finding Primary Sources -- This page lists several databases for accessing materials such as newspapers, journals, and magazines produced in the 19th century. It also includes pointers for searching for primary sources and contemporary book reviews.

Research & Criticism -- This page provides a list of useful databases and journals for finding scholarly articles about Uncle Tom's Cabin and Harriet Beecher Stowe.  It also provides a list of suggested subject headings for searching for books in the catalog.

Guide to English 1310: Finding Sources for Uncle Tom's Cabin

This guide is designed to lead you to useful sources for finding information about Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin: historical context, biographical information, and articles and reviews from the time of its publication, as well as current and historical scholarship.  


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