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History 251 - Davis

General survey of the history of the United States from Reconstruction to the contemporary era paying particular attention to groups who have remained outside of mainstream America and/or whose contributions to mainstream America have gone unacknowledged.


Welcome! My name is Laurinda Weisse, the subject librarian for the history program at UNK. This guide has been created to help you locate resources for research for History 251CD - U.S. Survey II with Dr. Roger Davis.

You have been assigned a general category from which you need to define a topic to research and write upon.   The corresponding tabs have resources that you can review to help you with your assignment. 

Please feel free to contact me with your research questions using the contact links, or use the chat widget in the right-side column to connect to the on-call librarian.


Need ideas and/or background information for your research topics? Look for these and similar books in the Library Catalog:

You can also find a good overview of some important events at the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. The site includes a solid selection of primary sources as well as essays and lectures on various topics in American history.