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HIST 29636: Japan and the US: 19th Century Encounters

Recommended Library resources for the Susan Burns' course "19th Century Encounters: Japan and the U.S."

Searching in the Catalog

The following terms are found in the subject headings of records for published primary sources.  Use the advanced keyword search in the traditional library catalog, or under "topic" in the Library Catalog advaced search.  Add additional keywords (such as "Japan") as a title or keyword.

  • sources
  • diaries
  • correspondence
  • interviews
  • personal narratives 
  • pamphlets
  • oral history
  • maps

Microfilm Guides

This guide to microform, although not updated, provides an excellent overview of our microfilm collections--including collections relating to Japan and the U.S.

Online Sources

Subject Guide

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Rebecca Starkey
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Regenstein Library

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