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Senior Seminar in Childhood Studies: The Street Child: Find Primary Sources

This research guide supports Dr. Lynne Vallone's section of Senior Seminar in Childhood Studies for Spring 2019.

Using Primary Sources

Read How to Analyze a Primary Source from Carleton. 

Suggested Resources

  • Children & Youth in History: includes a Primary Source Database with 350 resources from George Mason University and the University of Missouri–Kansas City.
  • Digital Public Library of America (DPLA): Digital collections including photographs, books, maps, news footage, oral histories, personal letters, museum objects, artwork, government documents, and more from America's cultural heritage institutions. 
  • NYPL Digital Collections: The New York Public Library's digital collection of photographs, images, texts, maps, audio, video, and more. 
  • Library of Congress: Find recordings, photographs, images, books, and more. 
  • StoryCorps Archive: Recorded interviews; international. 

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