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JOURNALS-- SELECTED RESOURCES

Keeley Library    March 12, 2001
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Authorship
"Journal:a daily record of occurences, observations and experiences."
Dictionary of Literary Terms

BACKGROUND

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DIARIES AUTHORSHIP  DIARIES--HISTORY AND CRITICISM
ENGLISH LANGUAGE--COMPOSITON AND EXERCISES CREATIVE WRITING

REFERENCE BOOKS WHICH INCLUDE SAMPLES OF JOURNALS, DIARIES, ETC.

Writers' Inc (Chapter on Personal Writing, pages 143-154 Ref. 808.02 K32 2001
The American Reader Ref. 973 A589
Annals of America, Volume 6,  Pages 215-220
"Diary of a Free Negro" by William Johnson
Ref. 973 A613  v.6
Annals of America, Volume 9, Pages 307-317
"Diary of A Southern Belle" by Mary Boykin Chestnut
Ref. 973 A613 v.9
The First World War, an Eyewitness History, Pages 102-108
Section on Eyewitness Testimony. Includes excerpts from various diaries
Ref. 940.3 K58
World War II Primary Sources,  Pages 43-55
"Excerpt from Iron Coffins, a Personal Account  of the German U-Boat Battles of World War II", by Herbert A. Werner
Ref. 940.53 W927 PR 2000

BOOKS IN THE CIRCULATING STACKS WHICH INCLUDE SAMPLE JOURNALS, DIARIES, ETC.

The Heart of Emerson's Journals 818.3 E53he
Journals of Lewis and Clark 917.8 L675 1964
Journals of Two Cruises Aboard the U.S.Privateer Yankee in the War of  1812 by a Wanderer 973.5250924 J78jo
Capturing Nature, the  Writings and Art of John James Audubon 598.092 A916 1993
Blue Highways, a Journey into America
(More of a narrative)
917.3049 H437 1991
The Great Depression, an Eyewitness History
(Includes exerpts from diaries and other sources throughout the book. See "Eyewitness Testimony" sections in each chapter. Examples on pages 225-234)
973.91B954 1996

PERIODICALS AND NEWS ARTICLES ONLINE

SIRS NEWSPAPER AND PERIODICAL REPRINTS: INFOTRAC  WEB ONLINE PERIODICALS DATABASE ELECTRIC LIBRARY
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WEB SITES

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Journal Writing Tips for Students Journal Writing with Virginia Hamiltion
Mathematics Journals Journal Writing Basics Links
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Jane Constant, Reference Librarian
Keeley Library, B.M.C.Durfee High School of Fall River
September, 1978  to  June, 2001