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To Kill a Mockingbird--Option #1

Possible Topics for Research

Civilian Conservation Corps

Harper Lee

Civil Rights Movement

Jim Crow Laws

Duluth Lynchings

Ku Klux Klan

Dust Bowl

New Deal

Eleanor Roosevelt

Prohibition

Great Depression

Stock Market Crash of 1929

 

Required databases for research:

 

Britannica Online Academic

 

Gale -  Discovering Collection


Be sure to print off your sources.

 

Information about the Duluth lynchings needs to be searched differently. Use the sites listed below:

 

Duluth News Tribune/Newsbank You will need to enter East’s access code which is taped on your computer.

This collection of Duluth News Tribune articles is located with the Duluth Public Library databases. Sort by oldest date first.  Search Duluth Lynchings or Clayton, Jackson, McGhie Memorial

 

Duluth Lynchings Online Resource – Minnesota Historical Society


Clayton Jackson McGhie Memorial


If interested, see Mrs. Boehland for a book about the Duluth lynchings.

 

CITING Models

Taken from the East Library Page – Citing Resources


For Britannica:

Marsh, Dave. “Elvis Presley.” Encyclopedia Britannica Online Academic Edition. Encyclopedia  Britannica, 2012.  Web. 29 Oct. 2012.

For Discovering Collection:

Isaacs, Jonathan D., and Neil D. Isaacs. “Presley, Elvis Aron (1935-1977).” Encyclopedia of World Biography. Ed. Suzanne M. Bourgoin. 2nd ed. Detroit: Gale Research, 1998. Discovering Collection. Web. 29 Oct. 2012.

For a webpage:

“Elvis’ Life In Music.” Elvis Presley: Official Site of the King of Rock n’ Roll. Elvis Presley Enterprises, 2012. Web. 29 Oct. 2012.

For Print :

Guranick, Peter. Careless Love: the Unmaking of Elvis Presley. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1999. Print.


SAMPLE WORKS CITED PAGE 

Works Cited 

“Elvis’ Life In Music.” Elvis Presley: Official Site of the King of Rock n’ Roll. Elvis Presley Enterprises, 2012. Web. 29 Oct. 2012.

Guranick, Peter. Careless Love: the Unmaking of Elvis Presley. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1999. Print.

Isaacs, Jonathan D., and Neil D. Isaacs. “Presley, Elvis Aron (1935-1977).” Encyclopedia of World Biography. Ed. Suzanne M. Bourgoin. 2nd ed. Detroit: Gale Research, 1998. Discovering Collection. Web. 29 Oct. 2012.

Marsh, Dave. “Elvis Presley.” Encyclopedia Britannica Online Academic Edition. Encyclopedia  Britannica, 2012.  Web. 29 Oct. 2012.

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