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CAIN: conflict archive on the internet
Selected Free Indexes and Records - Various Publishers: fulltext Information and source material on 'the Troubles' and politics in Northern Ireland from 1968 to the present. There is also information on Northern Ireland society.
Calendar of Border Papers
British History Online - Institute of Historical Research: fulltext This series provides information about the Anglo-Scottish border for the period 1560-1603.
Calendar of Close Rolls - Edward I
British History Online - Institute of Historical Research: fulltext The Close Rolls record 'letters close', that is, sealed and folded because they were of a personal nature, issued by the Chancery in the name of king or queen. They usually contained orders or instructions. Other private documents might also be enrolled. This series details records from the reign of Edward I (1272-1307).
Calendar of Close Rolls, Edward II
British History Online - Institute of Historical Research: fulltext The Close Rolls record 'letters close', that is, sealed and folded because they were of a personal nature, issued by the Chancery in the name of king or queen. They usually contained orders or instructions. Other private documents might also be enrolled. This series detail records from the reign of Edward II (1307-27).
Calendar of Close Rolls - Edward III
British History Online - Institute of Historical Research: fulltext The Close Rolls record 'letters close', that is, sealed and folded because they were of a personal nature, issued by the Chancery in the name of king or queen. They usually contained orders or instructions. Other private documents might also be enrolled. This series details records from the reign of Edward III (1327-77)
Calendar of Close Rolls - Henry III
British History Online - Institute of Historical Research: fulltext The Close Rolls record 'letters close', that is, sealed and folded because they were of a personal nature, issued by the Chancery in the name of king or queen. They usually contained orders or instructions. Other private documents might also be enrolled. This series details records from the reign of Henry III (1227-72), excluding the period of his minority rule from 1216 to 1227.
Calendar of Close Rolls - Richard II
British History Online - Institute of Historical Research: fulltext The Close Rolls record 'letters close', that is, sealed and folded because they were of a personal nature, issued by the Chancery in the name of king or queen. They usually contained orders or instructions. Other private documents might also be enrolled. This series details records from the reign of Richard II (1377-99).
Calendar of the fine rolls of the reign of Henry III 1223-4
Selected Free Indexes and Records - Various Publishers: fulltext Links to the full translated text of the Fine Rolls, 157 Henry III (12161272).
Calendar of the proceedings of the Committee for Advance of Money
British History Online - Institute of Historical Research: fulltext This series records the activity of the Committee for the Advance of Money, 1642-55. The Committee first had to produce voluntary loans, then compulsory assessments, to support Parliament in the fight against Charles I during the Civil War. From 1645 it also had to uncover the concealed resources of royalist delinquents.
Cambridge Historical Journal 1474-6913,2051-9818
JSTOR - Complete Collection - JSTOR: fulltext 1923-01-01 (v.1 i.1) - 1957-01-01 (v.13 i.1)
Cambridge Law Journal 0008-1973,1469-2139
JSTOR - Complete Collection - JSTOR: fulltext 1921-01-01 (v.1 i.1) - 2011-11-01 (v.70 i.3)
Cambridge Journals Online - Cambridge University Press: fulltext 1997-01-01 (v.56 i.61) - 2002-12-31
Camden Fifth Series 0960-1163,1478-5110
Cartographic Journal, The 0008-7041,1743-2774
Cause Papers
HRI Online - Humanities Research Institute: fulltext A searchable catalogue of more than 14,000 cause papers relating to cases heard between 1300 and 1858 in the Church Courts of the diocese of York. The original records are held in the Borthwick Institute for Archives at the University of York, and are the most extensive records of their type in the United Kingdom
Central European History 0008-9389,1569-1616
JSTOR - Complete Collection - JSTOR: fulltext 1968-03-01 (v.1 i.1) - 2013-12-01 (v.46 i.4)
Charles Booth online archive: poverty maps of London
Selected Free Indexes and Records - Various Publishers: fulltext Charles Booth and the survey into life and labour in London (1886-1903) - maps and papers from the Charles Booth Online Archive.
Children's Literature and Childhood
Gale Cengage Databases - Gale Cengage: fulltext A wide range of primary sources related to the experience of childhood in the long nineteenth century, including material held at The National Archives. Includes material on child welfare and education from the Home Office, Ministry of Health, Department of Health and Social Security and Department of Education and Science.
Journal Note: A subset of Nineteenth Century Collections Online.
Church History 0009-6407,1755-2613
JSTOR - Complete Collection - JSTOR: fulltext 1932-03-01 (v.1 i.1) - 2011-12-01 (v.80 i.4)
Church History and Religious Culture 1871-241X,1871-2428
JSTOR - Complete Collection - JSTOR: fulltext 2006-01-01 (v.86 i.1/4) - 2011-01-01 (v.91 i.1/2)
Cold War Eastern Europe
Taylor & Francis Online - Taylor & Francis: fulltext Sourced entirely from the National Archives, U.K., Cold War Eastern Europe, Module I: 1953-1960 provides access to over six thousand files from the political departments of the U.K. Foreign Office responsible for reporting on the Soviet Union and the socialist states of Eastern Europe.
Colonial America
Adam Matthew Collection - Adam Matthew: fulltext Colonial America will make available all 1,450 volumes of the CO 5 series from The National Archives, UK, covering the period 1606 to 1822. CO 5 consists of the original correspondence between the British government and the governments of the American colonies, making it a uniquely rich resource for all historians of the period.
Colonial state papers
Proquest - Proquest: fulltext Integrates two important research tools as one service: The National Archives collection CO 1, Privy Council and related bodies: America and West Indies, colonial papers together with The Calendar of State Papers, Colonial: North America and the West Indies 1574-1739. All documents from CO 1, including maps, have been reproduced as full-colour, high quality images digitised directly from the original documents.
Commonwealth and Comparative Politics 1466-2043,0306-3631
Taylor and Francis Current Content - Taylor and Francis: fulltext 2005-01-01 (v.43 i.1) - 2009-12-31 (v.47 i.4)
Comparative Studies in Society and History 0010-4175,1471-633X
JSTOR - Complete Collection - JSTOR: fulltext 1958-10-01 (v.1 i.1) - 2011-10-01 (v.53 i.4)
Conditions and politics in occupied Western Europe 1940-1945
Gale Cengage Databases - Gale Cengage: fulltext A complete record of political life in Occupied Western Europe during World War II from the original intelligence reports received by the British Foreign Office following the breakdown of normal diplomatic relations during wartime from class TNA (PRO) FO 371. Part of the Archives Unbound Collection
Confidential print: Africa, 1834-1966
Archives Direct: sources from The National Archives UK (Adam Matthews) - Adam Matthew: fulltext Includes facsimiles of TNA documents from the following series: CO 879, CO 885, CO 886, DO 114, DO 116, DO 201, FO 341, FO 401, FO 403, FO 413, FO 458, FO 468, FO 485, FO 540, WO 287.
Confidential print: Latin America, 1833-1969
Archives Direct: sources from The National Archives UK (Adam Matthews) - Adam Matthew: fulltext Facsimiles of documents from following The National Archives series: FO 420, FO 467, FO 486, FO 495, FO 497, FO 533, FO 118, FO 177, FO 461, FO 508.
Confidential print: Middle East, 1839-1969
Archives Direct: sources from The National Archives UK (Adam Matthews) - Adam Matthew: fulltext Facsimiles of documents from following The National Archives series: CO 935, FO 402, FO 406, FO 407, FO 416, FO 423, FO 424, FO 437, FO 464, FO 481, FO 484, FO 487, FO 492, FO 501.
Confidential print: North America, 1824-1961: Canada, the Caribbean and the USA
Archives Direct: sources from The National Archives UK (Adam Matthews) - Adam Matthew: fulltext Facsimiles of documents from following The National Archives series: CO 880, CO 884, FO 414, FO 461, FO 462.
Connected Histories
HRI Online - Humanities Research Institute: fulltext Connected Histories brings together a range of digital resources related to early modern and nineteenth century Britain with a single federated search that allows sophisticated searching of names, places and dates
Construction History 0267-7768
JSTOR - Complete Collection - JSTOR: fulltext 1985-01-01 (v.1) - 2014-01-01 (v.29 i.1)
Contemporary British History 1361-9462,1743-7997
Contemporary European History 0960-7773,1469-2171
JSTOR - Complete Collection - JSTOR: fulltext 1992-03-01 (v.1 i.1) - 2011-11-01 (v.20 i.4)
Cambridge Journals Online - Cambridge University Press: fulltext 1997-03-01 (v.6 i.1) - 2003-11-01 (v.12 i.1)
Crime, Punishment, and Popular Culture, 1790-1920
Gale Cengage Databases - Gale Cengage: fulltext Presents a broad history of crime in the long 19th century derived from French, German, Spanish, Australian, British and U.S. sources. The collection includes trial transcripts, court proceedings, police and forensic documents, photographs, true crime literature and detective novels, and newspaper accounts. Home Office (HO) and Metropolitan Police (MEPO) files from The National Archives are also included.