The Hanover Historical Texts Collection
began in 1995 and pioneered in making primary texts
available online. Since then we have continued
to add to the collection, focusing on documents likely to be
useful in history or humanities classes.
Keyword searching for primary source documents digitized
and edited by Hanover faculty, staff, and students:
The history faculty at Hanover College
has prepared many excerpts of primary sources for our
Although the public is welcome to review them, they are intended primarily for our own use.
For documents we have prepared with the public in mind, see the Hanover Historical Texts Collection and the search box above.
Keyword searching for primary sources excerpted by Hanover faculty for their classes:
The History Department website
also offers material other than primary sources (such as syllabi
and career or graduate school advice).
Keyword searching for entire History Department website: