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HIST 263 - Founding of U.S. Civilization: Home

This guide is for John Schlotterbeck's Fall 2014 course.


This guide suggests resources for researching a person, event, or topic on US history from Columbus to the War of 1812. It covers both reference & secondary sources good for background, and primary sources.

That's a really, really broad sweep of time to cover, so drop me a note if you don't see something you want or need!

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Jefferson's Macaroni Machine

Thomas Jefferson's drawing of a macaroni machine and instructions for making pasta, ca. 1787.
(Thomas Jefferson Papers) - from the Library of Congress American Memory Project - online here

Subject Guide

Tiffany Hebb
Roy O. West Library