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AMST1905R Theory and Practice of Local History

Some Local Rhode Island Examples

Unknown Artist. The Drive in Newport. Wood engraving, 1874. Luna Collection.

Searching for Tour Books

To find examples of tourbooks in the library catalogue, start with a keyword search on such words as Tours, Guidebooks, Walking. You may find subject headings under specific books that give you additional ideas. For instance a keyword search on Tours Maryland brings up this record, among others:

Annapolis, a Walk Through History

The catalog record for this book also lists these subject headings:

Historic buildings -- Maryland -- Annapolis -- Guidebooks
Walking -- Maryland -- Annapolis (Md.) -- Guidebooks
Architecture -- Maryland -- Annapolis -- Guidebooks
Annapolis (Md.) -- Tours
Annapolis (Md.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Guidebooks

All of the above can be searched in the catalog for additional books or can be used to try finding books on different cities.