at the University of Virginia
A variety of American history information, maps, and virtual tours.
Some topics covered include: American Slave Narratives, Democracy
in America, Frontier in American History, and The Capitol Project.
History 102: Civil War to the Present
An excellent site which includes a great deal of information regarding
American history, covering such topics as: the effects of the Civil
War, the "Old West," Spanish-American War, Prohibition, the Great
Depression, the Civil Rights movement, Nixon and Watergate,
and much more.
Collections of primary source and archival material relating to
American culture and history.
Archiving Early America
The Internet's unique resource for early America. Here you will
find primary source material -- all digitally displayed -- from
18th Century America. An array of original newspapers, maps and
writings -- authentic documents that form an historical record of
a significant time in the American experience." Includes the First
State of the Union Address and the Farewell Address by George Washington,
plus 'Treaties and Ordinances,' newspaper clippings, etc.
The History Place
This site is a treasure chest filled with large collections of historical
imagines, sounds, and information waiting to be opened. Included
is an exceptional presidential section.
The History Net
Various history magazines contribute many interesting articles and
photos at this site. The focus of this site is on American history,
with current and previous issues providing a variety of articles
on America's past. Use the 'Article Index" or the "Article Search"
to help find a specific article. You can also test your knowledge
of history with their "Daily Quiz." An index to theleft of your
screen will take you to world history pages.
of American History
This timeline explores the American heritage through objects in
the Museum's collections and exhibitions. To find more detailed
information, click on any image.
United States History
This site presently contains documents such as the Constitution,
and the Mayflower Compact, as well as a timeline of American history