Images of the American Civil War: Photographs, Posters, and Ephemera presents the dramatic imagery of nineteenth-century Americana as experienced from the social, military, and political perspectives.
America’s Historical Imprints contains 3 collections and 2 supplements of books, pamphlets, broadsides and other scarce printed material.
The Edwin Wolf catalog contains American song sheets, slip ballads, and poetical broadsides from 1850-1870.
Global Commodities includes a wide range of manuscript, printed and visual primary-source materials exploring the history of key commodities that changed the world.
The HABS/HAER surveys document achievements in architecture, engineering, and design in the United States and its territories.
A collaborative digitization project, In Her Own Right includes collections on women’s advocacy in moral reform, abolition, education, work, relief for the poor, healthcare, and women’s own rights from the Philadelphia area between 1820-1920.
JSTOR provides access to more than 12 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources in 75 disciplines.
Collected by Lester S. Levy and donated to Johns Hopkins University beginning in 1976, the Lester S. Levy Sheet Music Collection comprises American sheet music from the 18th through 20th centuries.
The Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia centers Philadelphia as a city and community in historical and future contexts.