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Historic Newspapers (Often solid as primary sources)

Primary Sources - Diaries, Letters, Journals, Memoirs

Use your search terms and include another term,  such as


Japanese americans   internment

and then one of the following



"personal narratives"


If you find one good book this way, click on the subject heading lower down on its record and see what  you find.

Find Older Magazines via Google Books

Find Digitized Images and Materials From the Online Archive of California (OAC)

The Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature - FOR THE HARD CORE!

Digitized Federal Documents