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Children in American History & Culture: Books

Here are a few suggested books for you.  You'll find many more in the Library Catalog and in this Bibliography: Children in American History and Culture.

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Subject Headings: To narrow your search, add one of these:
Adolescence -- Education
Child rearing -- Femininity
Child slaves -- History 
Child welfare  -- Masculinity
Childhood -- Public Policy
Childhood and youth -- Social life and customs
Children -- Social conditions
Families -- United States
  For time period, add one of these:
  -- 20th century (or 18th, 19th)
  For primary sources, add one of these:
  -- Sources
  -- Correspondence
  -- Personal narratives