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German 104-6: First Year Seminar The Nazi Olympics and Religion (Helmer): Sources

Digitized Northwestern Publications

Daily Northwestern: Contains the full text images of the Daily Northwestern (1910-present - most recent 1 year not available) and related titles the Northwestern (1881- 1910), the Vidette (1878 - 1880), and the Tripod (1871 - 1880).

The Purple Parrot, 1921-1950: The Purple Parrot was a humor magazine contains short stories, poetry, essays, jokes, and a variety of advertisements. The Parrot parodied all aspects of life at Northwestern: Greek life, notable faculty members, college romance, and even the Daily Northwestern, NU’s student newspaper (which was lampooned in the Purple Parrot as “The Dilly”).

Additional Digitized Publications

Oral History

External Research Databases

Ralph Metcalfe Collection

Northwestern University Archives Social Media

Digitized Collections

Chicago Collections Consortium 

Chicago Collections features archival collections, including digitized images, from institutions from across the city.