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History: Personal Accounts

Letters and Diaries

Oral Histories


You can also locate published personal narratives in MUSCAT Plus, the library catalog, using a keyword or subject search.

Using a keyword search, you can add an event, person, place, or other detail AND any of the words below.

-- diaries

-- correspondence

-- sources

-- personal narratives

-- interviews

-- documents

Once you're looking at a title, look at the subjects at the bottom of the record. Clicking on the subject with your term will retrieve related titles.

Ex: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives