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Important areas within Special Collection, with information on library resources and other research resources.

The French Revolution at Johns Hopkins

    The Sheridan Libraries at Johns Hopkins have a rich collection of primary source
     material for the French Revolution. Including:

  • Newspapers and periodicals
  • Theater plays
  • Pamphlets, laws and proclamations
  • Music
  • Broadsides, images, and more.


The Sheridan Libraries have over 500 pamphlets printed during the years of the French Revolution.

Subjects include:

Newspapers and Periodicals

Journalism of the French Revolution: including background, bibliography of newspapers

Link to many of the periodicals in Special Collections here at Hopkins.


Featured Primary Sources

Related Media

Reference Sources and Bibliography

Specialized niche collections

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