Trial: Frontier Life Historical Documents

Trent Library evaluates online resources intermmittently. The following is provided to the Trent community by the vendor on a trial basis until December 10, 2016.

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Frontier Life: This digital collection of primary source documents helps us to understand existence on the edges of the anglophone world from 1650-1920. Discover the various European and colonial frontier regions of North America, Africa and Australasia through documents that reveal the lives of settlers and indigenous peoples in these areas.

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