As of December 19th, 2014, Alexander Street Press decommissioned In the First Person.
An Index to letters, Diaries, Oral Histories and Personal Narratives, in-depth index of close to 4,000 collections of personal narratives in English from around the world.
Alexander Street Press offers a number of resources focused on personal letters, diaries, oral histories, and other first-person narratives, available via annual subscription or one-time purchase of perpetual rights, including:
North American Women's Letters and Diaries
British and Irish Women's Letters and Diaries
The American Civil War: Letters and Diaries
North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries, and Oral Histories
Black Thought and Culture
Oral History Online
Manuscript Women's Letters and Diaries from the American Antiquarian Society"
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