Includes collections related to early American history through the present, in particular colonial history, American Revolution, Civil War and Reconstruction, Gilded Age, and 20th-century American history. See narrower subject headings for each of those areas. Materials range from autograph collections and correspondence to policy papers and legal documents. Also includes the papers of several prominent New Jersey families as well as papers relating to the anti-slavery, temperance, and women’s suffrage movements.

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American history/20th century

American history/Civil War and Reconstruction

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