A place or collection containing records, documents, or other materials of historical interest.
English: The Battle of Bosworth Field - A Scene from the Great Drama of History: John Leech's illustration of Gilbert Abbott À'Beckett's parodical criticism of the Victorian attitude towards history. Source:Image taken from BibliOdyssey: The Comic History of England. The drawing was first published in the The Comic History of England (1847–48)., Author: John Leech (1817(1817)–1864(1864)) commons.wikimedia.org/
Use these databases to find information about actors, actresses, time period etc. Some go back as far as 1400!
A great place to find first hand information about actors, time periods etc.
Here are several multi-volume sets that provide easy access to information about time periods in America and Europe.
To find similar information on Europe begin with an encyclopedia. You can find them in the reference room, AE5 .E363, or use online ones by entering the titles, Britannica or Columbia encyclopedias in BobCat. To access the history collections in BobCat enter:
History AND choose country
This will result in a collection of general histories being displayed.
To locate choronologies follow a similar method:
Chronology AND Europe
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