Check out these new databases which are part of the Texshare database collection:
The American West allows browsers to explore tales of frontier life, Pioneers, Wild West shows, the Gold Rush, vigilantes and outlaws. Document types include: manuscripts, trade cards, wanted posters, photographs, claim certificates, news sheets, rare printed works, brand books, broadsides, correspondence, diaries, directories, journals, pamphlets, periodicals, and artworks. Full color. Searchable. Multiple added features. Sourced from the Everett D. Graff Collection at the Newberry Library, Chicago.
These databases are available inside the library without a password, and remotely with the Texshare password which may be obtained at the Reference Desk.