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HSS 300 - 1950s &1960s in the US: Introduction and e-Reference Sources


undefinedWelcome to The 1950s and 1960s OWHL Guide!

Below is a list of reference sources available to help you get started on your research.  It is always best to start with a broad overview.  Take notes in these sources for context and terminology, and to identify people, places, and events related to your topic.  This will help you identify more specific secondary and primary sources. 


If you have any questions, please chat with a librarian below!


Image from ARTstor: Chevrolet Advertisement Illustration, Paul Nonnast, Saturday Evening Post, July 13, 1957.

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