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HIST 333: Call Me Ishmael (HC)

History 341: Call Me Ishmael (Saler) Spring 2024

Selected Primary Sources

Online Primary Source Collections

Collections of Primary Sources

Searching for Collections in Tripod and Worldcat

Primary source that are in the Tricollege libraries will often be listed in Tripod under subject words combined with such terms as  "sources"  "early works to 1800"  "correspondence"  "interviews"  or  "personal narratives"  

 Example:  (barbary OR algeria) [Any Field] AND (sources OR correspondence OR diaries OR narratives OR "early works")[Subject] AND (america* OR "united states") [Any Field] NOT "20th century" [Any Field]  Connect from Bryn Mawr College   Icon  Icon

Results include:

A Narration of the Captivity of John Fillmore and His Escape from the Pirates.  By Increase Moseley, 1802.  Connect from Bryn Mawr College   Icon  Icon

Horrors of Slavery: Or, The American Tars in Tripoli.  By William Ray.  First published in 1808.  Rutgers University Press, 2008.  Connect from Bryn Mawr College   Icon  Icon

White Slaves, African Masters: An Anthology of American Barbary Captivity Narratives.  Edited by Paul Baepler.  University of Chicago Press, 1999.   Connect from Bryn Mawr College   Icon  Icon

Archival sources