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HIST 317: Visions of Mexico (HC)

History 317: Visions of Mexico (Krippner) Fall 2018

Guides to Primary Sources

Online Source Collections


Positive Images of Women

Tina Modotti, Woman from Tehuantepec, circa 1929 (Source: Wikipedia)

Sources in Printed Form

Primary sources that have been edited, reprinted in facsimiles, or transferred to microfilm can be borrowed through E-ZBorrow or Interlibrary Loan if they are not in Tripod. Many of them will be listed in Tripod or WorldCat under subject terms and the word "sources." For example, the search mexico history sources produces books including:


Books printed in earlier time periods are kept in libraries' rare book collections.  You can go to Haverford's Special Collections, Bryn Mawr, the University of Pennsylvania, and other local libraries to see examples of these books: