Database Details

Harper's Weekly

Alternative Name:   Harp Week, HarpWeek
Description:   Online full text of Harper's Weekly from 1857-1912. It provides a continuous record of what happened on a weekly basis from 1857 through 1912. The first segment includes the Civil War Era: 1857-1865. The next two cover Reconstruction: 1866-1871 and 1872-1877. The last six encompass the Gilded Age: 1878-1912.
Time-span:   1857-1912
Publisher:   Alexander Street Press
Full Text Note:   Completely full text
Category/Subcategory:   Humanities / Literature
   Social Sciences / History
   Type / Historical Newspapers