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History Subject Guide: Microform Collections

Trent University Library History Subject Guide

European and World History

BBC Home Service Nine P.M. News 1939-1945 (Microfiche set 1334)

This collection contains 600 000 pages of newsreaders typescripts from the BBC Radio nightly news bulletin broadcasts of 1939 through to 1945. As such, the collection is an invaluable resource for those studying the Second World War.

Boston News-letter 1704-1776 (Microfilm news 1704-1776)

Weekly Boston newspaper. Wonderful resource for studying Colonial American history.


Rerum Britannicarum medii aevi scriptores : or, Chronicles and memorials of Great Britain and Ireland during the Middle Ages (Microfiche set 14 No. 1-99)

Also known as "The Rolls Series". Within this set there are 99 subsets. Each subset has several fiche; most have about 40-50, some have as few as 10, others have over 100 fiche.

View a list of items in this set online or ask Microforms staff for the paper index.