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HY200 Topics in History: World War II: Home

WW II Archives and Museums

World War II Photograph:
"Victory" Squad from the 329th Infantry Regiment. Seven men who had their hair cut to spell the word "Victory". "V" Frank Brown, Linfield, Pennsylvania. "I" Roland Hall, Coal Center, Pennsylvania. "C" James Cobb, Bradford, Pennsylvania. "T" Frank Kaminski, Scranton, Pennsylvania. "O" Phillip Larson, Duluth, Minnesota, "R" Harry Lausch, Ephrata, Pennsylvania. "Y" Wiley Harmon, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 25 March 1944.

Find Historical Dates, People, and Places

 

World History: Hyperhistory is a good resource with over 3000 files covering 3000 years. Search by people, events, map, culture, politics and more!

Time Saver: Get Background Information

Reference books provide overviews that will help you put topics -- and the historians writing about them -- into context. The resources are a great way to

  • Brainstorm ideas
  • Narrow an existing topic
  • Glean keywords for catalog and database searches
  • Leverage bibliographies for the next stage of your research

The call numbers for history start with the letter D and end at F3799.

Use Tiger to find books & more at Colorado College

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Tiger, the CC library catalog, will tell you what we own (books, DVDs, CDs, etc.) or subscribe to (journals, databases, etc.) at Colorado College. It will not help you find articles in journals.

Use Prospector to request books & more from across Colorado


If you can't find a book, DVD, CD, or other item you need in Tiger, you can use Prospector to search libraries across Colorado and then request that they be sent to the Tutt Library circulation desk for you to check out here.

Use WorldCat to request books from throughout the U.S.

When the materials you want   are not available in TIGER or Prospector, you can search WorldCat.

1. WorldCat lists library holdings nationwide.
2. Requests require an ILL account.
3. Items usually arrive in 5-10 business days.

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