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ENG 220 - "Ragtime": Getting Started

A guide to assist the English 220 class to further investigate the people and times of EL Doctorow's "Ragtime."


Welcome to the Class of 1945 Library.

This guide will help you research English 220: "Ragtime" project.

Click on a tab above to see all of the relevant sources that are available through the Library. 

If you have any questions, please ask a Librarian  for help!

A Sign of the Times

Demonstration of Protest and Mourning for Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fireof March 25, 1911

General Records of the Department of Labor, National Archives Identifier: 5730933

A Sign of the Times


Henry Ford with Model T in Buffalo, NY


Image from the Collections of The Henry Ford. 1) P.O. 3015.A

JP Morgan's Library

Interior of J.P. Morgan's library

Part of: Genthe, Arnold, 1869-1942. Arnold Genthe Collection (Library of Congress).