American Colonial Period 
Vicki Tate & Vickey L. Baggott                                                                                                                             January 2001
Documents/Serials Librarians

This is a brief listing of a few of the government publications and resources available to you in the Library. For additional resources, use SOUTHcat Plus on the Library home page - available through any Internet-accessible computer.
 

INDEXES

DOCS REF Z 1223 .A113 v.1
Superintendent of Documents
Checklist of United States Public Documents, 1789-1909

INDEX TABLES Z 1223 .Z9 C65 1975 Pt.1 v.1- 3
CIS U.S. Serial Set Index : American State Papers & the 15th-34th Congresses

DOCS REF Z 1223 .A 1885 Pt.1 & 2
Poore, Benjamin P.
Descriptive Catalogue of the Government Publications of the United States, 1774-1881

DOCS REF Z 6465 .U5 B4
Bemis, Samuel Flagg and Grace Garner Griffin
Guide to the Diplomatic History of the United States, 1775-1921
(Library of Congress)

DOCS REF GS 4.2:C 76/2 1774-89
Harris, Kenneth E. and Steven D. Tilley, compilers
Index : Journals of the Continental Congress, 1774-1789

DOCS REF GS 4.2:C 75/3 1774-89 v.1- 5
Butler, John P., compiler
Index : the Papers of the Continental Congress, 1774-1789
(National Archives and Records Service)

DOCS REF Z 6465 .U5 H2 Pt.1- 3
Hasse, Adelaide R.
Index to United States Documents Relating to Foreign Affairs, 1828-1861

DOCS LC 1.2:M 31/3 and REF Z 1238 .U57 1975
Library of Congress
Manuscript Sources in the Library of Congress for Research on the American Revolution

DOCS REF Z 1223 .A 1900
Greely, A. W.
Papers Relating to Early Congressional Documents, 1789-1817
(56th Congress, 1st Session, Senate Document 428)

DOCS REF AE 1.110:H 62 (Latest ed. only)
National Historical Publications and Records Commission
Historical documentary editions
(National Archives and Records Service)
 

PRIMARY SOURCE DOCUMENTS (Reprints)

DOCS REF Y 1.1/2:3265 v.1-10 and BOOK STACKS J 81 .B96 v.1-20
Richardson, James D., editor
A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents

DOCS LC 1.34:1-26
Library of Congress
Letters of Delegates to Congress, 1774-1789
(Have vol.1, 1774-75 through vol. 26, 1789)

DOCS S 1.36:4-6, 11 and GS 4.13:18, 22, 25-28
Territorial Papers of the United States

DOCS REF S 9.12/2:1-13
Bevans, Charles I., editor
Treaties and Other International Agreements of the United States of America, 1776-1949

DOCS REF JX 236 1776 .U56 v.1
Wiktor, Christian L., editor
Unperfected Treaties of the United States of America, 1776-1855
 

MICROFORMS

DOCS MICROCARD
American State Papers (1789-1838)

DOCS MICROCARD
U.S. Serials Set (v.1-307)
15th Congress, 1st Session (1817) - 24th Congress, 2nd Session (1837)

DOCS MICROFICHE
Annals of Congress / Debates and Proceedings in the Congress .
1st Congress (1789) - 18th Congress (1824)

DOCS MICROFICHE
Register of Debates in Congress
18th Congress (1824) - 25th Congress (1837)

DOCS MICROFILM
Congressional Globe
23rd Congress (1833) - 42nd Congress (1873)
 

INTERNET RESOURCES

Alabama Historical Commission. Historic Sites & Properties.
"Ft. Morgan: National Historic Landmark, Baldwin County"
http://www.preserveala.org/intro1.html

Library of Congress. American Memory.
"A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation : U.S. Congressional Documents and Debates, 1774-1873"
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/amlaw

Library of Congress. THOMAS (Legislative Information on the Internet).
"Historical Documents"
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/const/mdbquery.html

U.S. Dept. of the Interior. National Park Service.
"Links to the Past : Histories, Cultures, & Places"
http://www.cr.nps.gov/

U.S. State Department. Office of the Historian.
"Timeline of U.S. Diplomatic History"
http://www.state.gov/www/about_state/history/timeline.html
 

American State Papers : Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States ...  / selected and edited, under the authority of Congress, by Walter Lowrie and Matthew St. Clair Clarke.
Washington : Gales and Seaton, 1832-1861 (Microfiche)*.
38 v. : maps, plans. ; 33 cm. (548 microfiche : negative ; 11 x 15 cm.)*

Class    1. Foreign Relations 6 v. (500 reports), 1789-1828
                  DOCS REF KF 11 .A48 1998 Class 1 v. 1 - 6
              2. Indian Affairs 2 v. (253 reports), 1789-1827
                  DOCS REF KF 11 .A48 1998 Class 2 v. 1 & 2
              3. Finance 5 v. (928 reports), 1789-1828
                  DOCS REF HD 171 .U54 F5 v. 4 & 5
              4. Commerce and Navigation 2 v. (266 reports), 1789-1823
                  NONE
              5. Military Affairs 7 v. (794 reports), 1789-1838
                  DOCS REF UA 25 .U54 M5 v. 3 - 5
              6. Naval Affairs 4 v. (644 reports), 1794-1836
                  NONE
              7. Post Office Department  1 v. (129 reports), 1790-1833
                  NONE
              8. Public Lands 8 v. (1595 reports), 1789-1837
                  Ref. (?) v. 1 ; DOCS REF E 173 .U54 P9 v. 3, 5 - 7
              9. Claims 1 v. (626 reports), 1790-1823
                  NONE
            10. Miscellaneous 2 v. (543 reports), 1789-1823
                  NONE

*(Microfiche Location: USA Archives at Springhill Ave. Campus)