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aqua-pin ANCIENT WORLD HISTORY 
  1. Ancient Cultures
    www.multcolib.org/homework/anchsthc.html
    Choose the ancient or classical culture you are exploring and then link to valuable sites that should be helpful.

  2. Ancient History Sourcebook
    www.fordham.edu/halsall/ancient/asbook.html
    Read about the history of Egypt, Persia, Israel, Rome, Mesopotamia, and more.

  3. Exploring Ancient World Cultures
    eawc.evansville.edu
    Some of the ancient cultures whose history is detailed here are the Near East, India, Egypt, China, Greece, and Rome.

  4. Eyewitness: Ancient World
    www.eyewitnesstohistory.com
    Highlights of this site are features on Alexander, Caesar and Nero and information on Pompeii, everyday life in Ancient Greece, and the burning of Rome.

  5. Female Heroes and Rulers
    www.womeninworldhistory.com
    Learn more about these women who have shaped history.

  6. King Tut's Face Unveiled to the World
    news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/7077423.stm
    November, 2007, article about the unmasking of King Tut.

Egypt
  1. Ancient Egypt
    www.ancientegypt.co.uk
    This British Museum feature includes data on Egyptian life, geography, gods and goddesses, the pharaohs, pyramids, writing, and more.

  2. Cyber Mummy
    www.usd116.org/ums/projects/cybermummy
    Unlock the mysteries of this mummy, which is stored at the University of Illinois.

  3. Egypt Antiquities Information
    touregypt.net/egyptantiquities
    Check out the Egyptian tall tales, trivia, and original stories included here.

  4. Egyptian Art and Archaeology
    www.memphis.edu/egypt
    Check out the color tour of Egypt and the exhibit of Egyptian artifacts.

  5. Egyptian Kings
    www.touregypt.net/kings.htm
    Kings, governors, and other rulers grouped by dynasty.

  6. Exploring Ancient World Cultures
    eawc.evansville.edu
    Included here are the categories of general history, places, rulers, culture, religion, and writing.

  7. Mark Millmore's Ancient Egypt
    www.eyelid.co.uk
    Pyramids, mummies, hieroglyphs, and more are discussed here.

  8. Pyramids
    www.nationalgeographic.com/pyramids
    National Geographic's exploration of the pyramids.

  9. Pyramids: The Inside Story
    www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/pyramid
    Learn all about pyramids and their excavation.

Greece
  1. Ancient City of Athens
    www.stoa.org/athens
    Photographs of archaeological explorations of Ancient Greece.

  2. Ancient Greece
    www.arwhead.com/Greeks
    Site includes information on philosophy, drama, the arts and athletics.

  3. Ancient Greece by History Link
    www.historylink101.com/ancient_greece.htm
    Biographies, features on art and daily life, as well as maps and historical items are here.

  4. Ancient Greece for Kids
    www.historyforkids.org/learn/greeks
    The science, food, language and clothing of the Greeks are discussed, with a timeline included.

  5. Ancient History Sourcebook Greece
    www.fordham.edu/halsall/ancient/asbook07.html
    Religion, philosophy, art, literature, slavery and education are some of the topics on this site.

  6. EAWC Chronology Greece
    eawc.evansville.edu/chronology/grpage.htm
    This is an index to Internet resources on Ancient Greece.

  7. Greeks Crucible of Civilization
    www.pbs.org/empires/thegreeks
    Key events in Greek civilization are included on a timeline along with other information on the Acropolis.

  8. Minoan Civilization
    www.dilos.com/location/13406
    Information about different periods during this ancient civilization.

  9. Minoan Civilization
    www.infoplease.com/ce6/history/A0833328.html
    Ancient Cretan culture.

  10. Minoan Civilization
    www.bartleby.com/65/mi/Minoanci.html
    More information on this Cretan culture.

  11. Skenotheke: Images of the Ancient Stage
    homepage.usask.ca/~jrp638/skenotheke.html
    Information on the theaters of ancient times, as well as links to other Web resources on plays of the time.

  12. Sparta Reconsidered
    elysiumgates.com/~helena/
    Take a closer look at this civilization.

  13. Theater and Drama in Ancient Greece
    www.cwu.edu/~robinsos/ppages/resources/Theatre_History/Theahis_2.html
    Explains theater in Ancient Greece and includes valuable links to other sites.

  14. Trojan War
    www.timelessmyths.com/classical/trojanwar.html
    Read about this event from Greek mythology.

  15. Trojan War
    www.stanford.edu/~plomio/history.html
    History of the event.

  16. Trojan War
    ancienthistory.about.com/cs/troyilium/a/trojanwar.htm
    Learn about this event from classical history.

Rome
  1. Ancient Rome
    www.crystalinks.com/rome.html
    Highlights of many facets of Roman life.

  2. Encyclopedia Romana
    penelope.uchicago.edu/~grout/encyclopaedia_romana/index.html
    Roman information.

  3. Punic War
    www.redrampant.com/roma/punicwars.html
    Timeline of this event.

  4. Roman Empire
    www.roman-empire.net
    Vast information on Rome including its founding, kings, early emperors, and final decline and collapse.

  5. Roman Empire
    www.resourcesforhistory.com/map.htm
    Interactive map site.

  6. Roman Empire
    www.pbs.org/empires/romans/index.html
    History from the first century.

  7. Timeline: Ancient Rome
    www.exovedate.com/ancient_timeline_one.html
    Chronology of the history of Ancient Rome with links to other Internet sites.

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aqua-pin BIOGRAPHY

  1. 20th Century Great American Business Leaders
    www.hbs.edu/leadership/database/
    Browse this database by name, birthplace, industry, etc.

  2. A&E’s Biography
    www.biography.com
    You can search through the Biography Channel’s database of over 25,000 people.

  3. Academy of Achievement
    www.achievement.org/autodoc/pagegen/index.html
    Achievers are listed by category: arts, business, public service, science, sports, etc.

  4. American Presidency Project
    www.presidency.ucsb.edu
    Over 75,000 documents relating to the study of the Presidency.

  5. American Presidency: A Glorious Burden
    americanhistory.si.edu/presidency/home.html
    Biographical information about each president, with links to data on the time period they served.

  6. American President
    www.americanpresident.org
    Information on the presidents includes a biography, listing of advisors and cabinet members, and a timeline of pertinent events in their administrations.

  7. Behind the Name
    www.behindthename.com
    Learn about the etymology and history of first names.

  8. Biographies
    www.multcolib.org/homework/biohc.html
    Links to vast amounts of biographical data can be found here.

  9. Biographies of Notable Women
    www.infoplease.com/spot/womenhistbios.html
    Search by area of expertise.

  10. Biography Center
    www.biography-center.com
    Over 20,000 biographies are included here.

  11. Biography Dictionary
    www.s9.com/biography
    Detailed biographies are included in this collection.

  12. Celeb Site
    abcnews.go.com/sections/entertainment
    See if you can find links to your favorite celebrity on this ABC News site.

  13. Distinguished Women
    www.distinguishedwomen.com
    Search by name or subject to learn about these women who have shaped our culture.

  14. Female Heroes and Rulers
    www.womeninworldhistory.com
    Learn more about these women who have shaped history.

  15. First Ladies
    www.whitehouse.gov/about/first-ladies
    The First Ladies are arranged in order by date. Read about them and also receive links to other pertinent sites.

  16. From Revolution to Reconstruction
    odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/
    American History from colonial to modern times!

  17. George Washington: A National Treasure
    georgewashington.si.edu/
    Biographical info on Washington.

  18. Gerald Ford
    www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyid=6685289
    Info on the former President from NPR.

  19. History Central Biographies
    www.historycentral.com/bio/index.html
    These history makers include generals, presidents, first ladies and important people of the 20th century.

  20. Houdini
    www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/houdini
    The famous escape artist!

  21. International Museum of Women
    www.imow.org
    This site is maintained by the San Francisco museum dedicated to women.

  22. Martin Luther King Biography
    nobelprize.org/peace/laureates/1964/king-bio.html
    Information on the great Civil Rights leader.

  23. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial
    www.nps.gov/mlkm/index.htm
    Learn about this national memorial.

  24. MLK - Biographical Sketch
    www.lib.lsu.edu/hum/mlk/srs218.html
    Important dates in the life of Martin Luther King, Jr.

  25. National Women’s Hall of Fame
    www.greatwomen.org
    Learn about the great women that have been inducted.

  26. National Women’s History Project
    www.nwhp.org
    Read about these famous American women!

  27. Nobel Prize Internet Archive
    www.almaz.com
    Information on all prize winners is included. Prizes are awarded in literature, physics, chemistry, peace, economics and physiology/medicine.

  28. People Spot
    www.peoplespot.com
    A collection of unusual biographies is included, as is a reverse directory and e-mail finder.

  29. Presidential Debates
    www.debates.org
    Pages here summarize major historical political debates.

  30. Presidential Libraries
    www.ibiblio.org/lia/president
    In addition to virtual tours of the Presidential libraries, there are links to websites on the presidents and First Ladies.

  31. Presidents Index
    odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/P/
    Biographical data is included, as well as documents, writings or speeches relating to them.

  32. Reagan
    www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/reagan
    Former President Reagan’s life is profiled in this companion to a PBS documentary.

  33. Time 100
    goo.gl/NAAurx
    See if you agree with Time magazine’s 2012 most important people list.

  34. Time Person of the Year
    content.time.com/time/interactive/0,31813,1681791,00.html
    Interactive cover lists from 1927.

  35. Vice Presidents of the United States
    www.senate.gov/artandhistory/history/common/briefing/Vice_President.htm
    Biographies of all vice presidents are included.

  36. Wilson Bentley
    www.snowflakebentley.com/index.htm
    Scientist first credited with studying and photographing snow crystals.

  37. Women Adventurers
    www.infoplease.com/spot/whmbios13.html
    Celebrate Women’s History Month by checking out the information on these ladies.

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aqua-pin BLACK HISTORY 
  1. African American Odyssey
    memory.loc.gov/ammem/aaohtml/exhibit/aointro.html
    Read about the key events that brought attention to the plight of African Americans in our country.

  2. Dr. King Historic Site
    www.nps.gov/malu/
    From the National Park Service, Dr. King's Historic Site.

  3. Gateway to African American History
    cuip.uchicago.edu/schools/nkocs/AAH/general.htm
    Link to many sites about the African-American experience.

  4. Historic Places of Civil Rights Movement
    www.cr.nps.gov/nr/travel/civilrights
    Guide to historic sites of the Civil Rights Movement for travel planning.

  5. King Center
    www.thekingcenter.org
    More information on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

  6. Legacy of George Washington Carver
    www.nps.gov/gwca/index.htm
    Biography, images, bibliographies and more.

  7. Legends of Tuskegee
    www.nps.gov/tuin/index.htm
    Achievements of individuals associated with the Tuskegee Institute.

  8. Let Your Motto be Resistance:African American Portraits
    www.npg.si.edu/exhibit/motto/
    Companion to the exhibit from the National Museum of African American  History and Culture.

  9. Martin Luther King Biography
    nobelprize.org/peace/laureates/1964/king-bio.html
    Information on the Civil Rights leader.

  10. National Museum of African American History and Culture
    nmaahc.si.edu/
    Online companion to planned Washington, D. C. museum.

  11. Photo Essay of MLK
    seattletimes.nwsource.com/mlk/
    Online photos are available here.

  12. Rosa Parks
    www.achievement.org/autodoc/steps/cou?index=56
    Arranged alphabetically, you may read a short sketch about these famous people, including Parks.

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aqua-pin CIVIL RIGHTS

  1. African American Odyssey: Civil Rights Era
    memory.loc.gov/ammem/aaohtml/exhibit/aopart9.html
    Desegregation and Civil Rights.

  2. Civil Rights Movement 1955-65
    www.watson.org/~lisa/blackhistory/civilrights-55-65/
    Peak period of the movement chronicled.

  3. Civil Rights Timeline
    www.infoplease.com/spot/civilrightstimeline1.html
    Black History information.

  4. Greensboro Sit-Ins
    www.sitins.com
    Launch of Civil Rights movement.

  5. Historical Text Archive
    historicaltextarchive.com/
    Essays, documents, photos and more.

  6. Independent Lens: February One
    www.pbs.org/independentlens/februaryone/
    Greensboro, North Carolina sit-in.

  7. Jim Crow Museum of Racist Memorabilia
    www.ferris.edu/news/jimcrow/
    Goal is to promote tolerance.

  8. Martin Luther King, Junior
    seattletimes.nwsource.com/mlk/
    Info on King from this newspaper.

  9. Martin Luther King, Junior Papers Project
    mlk-kpp01.stanford.edu/
    From the King Research and Education Institute.

  10. Scottsboro: An American Tragedy
    www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/scottsboro/
    PBS American Experience series.

  11. SNCC 1960-66 Six Years of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
    www.ibiblio.org/sncc/
    Lunch counter sit-in.

  12. We Shall Overcome
    www.nps.gov/nr/travel/civilrights/
    Historic Places of the Civil Rights Movement.

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aqua-pin EUROPEAN HISTORY
  1. Causes of the French Revolution
    www.answers.com/topic/causes-of-the-french-revolution
    What brought the French to this?

  2. Coverage of the French Revolution
    www.english.ucsb.edu/faculty/ayliu/research/around-1800/FR/
    Accounts from British newspapers.

  3. French Revolution
    www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/modsbook13.html
    From the Internet Modern History Sourcebook.

  4. French Revolution
    www.infoplease.com/ce6/history/A0819666.html
    Information on this event is broken down into several categories.

  5. Liberty, Equality, Fraternity
    chnm.gmu.edu/revolution/
    Essays, images and documents from the French Revolution.

  6. Revolutionary France
    www.historyteacher.net/APEuroCourse/WebLinks/WebLinks-RevolutionaryFrance.htm
    Links to sources of information on this topic.

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aqua-pin EXPLORERS

  1. Amelia Earhart
    www.ellensplace.net/ae_intro.html
    Extensive biographical information on this daring aviatrix.

  2. Charles Lindbergh
    www.lindberghfoundation.org/docs/index.php/charles-lindbergh
    Lindbergh's life and career are thoroughly detailed here.

  3. Explorers and Their Early Travels
    archaeology.about.com/od/explorers/index.htm?terms=explorers
    Search for your favorite explorer on the History Net.

  4. Information Please
    www.infoplease.com
    You can search from 30,000 biographies here.

  5. Stacy Allison
    www.beyondthelimits.com/about.shtml
    Read about this female mountain climber.

  6. Women Adventurers
    www.infoplease.com/spot/whmbios13.html
    Look for the name of your favorite woman adventurer!

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aqua-pin GENERAL HISTORY    

  1. Archives of History and Historical Resources
    www.odinscastle.org
    Vast array of historical links. The links are arranged chronologically.

  2. Atlas Maps
    www.nationalatlas.gov
    Provides a maplike view of data collected by the federal government.

  3. BBC Archaeology
    www.bbc.co.uk/history/archaeology/
    Learn about carbon dating, the exhumation of human remains or building an Iron Age structure.

  4. Best History Sites
    www.besthistorysites.net
    Check out this special search engine for history links.

  5. Chronicling America
    www.loc.gov/chroniclingamerica/
    Historic American newspapers are being made available here.

  6. Costume History
    www.costumepage.org/tcpinfo2.html
    Clothing history arranged chronologically, from ancient times until the present.

  7. Facing History and Ourselves
    www.facinghistory.org
    Find resources for teaching about genocide and mass violence.

  8. Frontline Diplomacy
    memory.loc.gov/ammem/collections/diplomacy/index.html
    Interviews with U.S. diplomatic representatives.

  9. Historical Maps Web Sites
    www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/map_sites/hist_sites.html
    This site is a collection of links to maps of places from an earlier time.

  10. History Central
    www.historycentral.com
    Historical information may be chosen by time period, war, nation, etc. Many links to biographical data on historical figures are included.

  11. History Channel
    www.history.com/this-day-in-history
    "This Day in History".

  12. History Detectives
    www.pbs.org/opb/historydetectives
    This is the site that corresponds to the 10-part television series devoted to solving historical mysteries.

  13. History of Costume
    www.siue.edu/COSTUMES/COSTUME1_INDEX.HTML
    Graphics that depict various costumes are arranged by time period from ancient years forward.

  14. History of Fashion, Food, Sports
    www.teacheroz.com/fashion.htm
    This site has a multitude of links to fashion history information.

  15. History of the Supreme Court
    www.fjc.gov/history/home.nsf/page/courts_supreme.html
    Learn about our nation's highest court.

  16. Indo Com: How Far Is It?
    www.indo.com/distance
    If you put in two place names, you can calculate the distance between them here.

  17. Islam Project
    www.theislamproject.com
    Learn about this religion here.

  18. National Park Service
    www.nps.gov
    Variety of resources about our great national parks.

  19. On This Day
    www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday
    Find out what happened on this day in history.

  20. Secrets of Lost Empires
    www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/lostempires
    Companion to the NOVA series.

  21. Timelines of History
    www.timelinesdb.com/
    Search by word, subject or period.

  22. Today in History
    lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/today/archive.html
    Another site that allows you to find out historical events for a certain date.

  23. Why do Civilizations Fall?
    www.learner.org/interactives/collapse/index.html
    What archaeologists have found at some historic sites.

  24. World Flag Database
    www.flags.net
    There is much information here beyond just maps. Data on countries includes area, population, currency, languages, etc.

  25. Xpedition Hall
    www.nationalgeographic.com/xpeditions/hall
    Museum of geographic journeys.

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aqua-pin HOLOCAUST   
  1. America and the Holocaust
    www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/holocaust/
    Companion to PBS piece.

  2. Anne Frank Teacher Workbook
    www.uen.org/annefrank/
    Lesson plans and readings.

  3. Auschwitz Museum
    en.auschwitz.org/m/
    Memorial and museum site for Nazi concentration camp.

  4. Cybrary of the Holocaust
    remember.org/
    Images, exhibits, education links.

  5. Elie Wiesel Teacher Resources
    www.eliewieselfoundation.org/eliewiesel.aspx
    Read biographical data on this Nobel Peace Prize winner or extend your learning by exploring some of the additional links.

  6. Holocaust
    history1900s.about.com/library/holocaust/blholocaust.htm?once=true&
    About.com's collection of links on the Holocaust.

  7. Holocaust Album
    www.rongreene.com/holo.html
    Collection of historical and contemporary photographs.

  8. Holocaust Encyclopedia
    www.ushmm.org/wlc/en
    From the Holocaust Memorial Museum.

  9. Holocaust Teacher Resource Center
    www.holocaust-trc.org/
    Essays and lessons plans.

  10. Holocaust Timeline
    www.historyplace.com/worldwar2/holocaust/timeline.html
    A year-by-year timeline of the Holocaust.

  11. Last Expression: Art And Auschwitz
    lastexpression.northwestern.edu/
    Music, theater, art, architecture.

  12. Letters to Sala: A Young Woman's Life in Nazi Labor Camps
    www.nypl.org/research/chss/sala/index.html
    Experiences from seven different Nazi labor camps.

  13. Life After the Holocaust
    www.ushmm.org/museum/exhibit/online/life_after_holocaust/
    Stories of survival.

  14. Literature of the Holocaust
    www.english.upenn.edu/~afilreis/Holocaust/holhome.html
    Read these pieces.

  15. Missing Identity
    www.missing-identity.net/
    People are still trying to locate information from their past here.

  16. Museum of Tolerance
    motlc.wiesenthal.com
    This learning center features text and photograph entries, as well as virtual exhibits and teacher resources.

  17. Rescuers from the Holocaust
    www2.humboldt.edu/rescuers/
    It is revealed here how certain individuals, at extreme danger to themselves and their families, chose to assist Jewish people.

  18. Rise of Adolf Hitler
    www.historyplace.com/worldwar2/riseofhitler
    Twenty-four chapters about the life of Hitler.

  19. Shamash: The Jewish Internet Consortium Holocaust Home Page
    www.shamash.org/holocaust/
    Links to other Holocaust information sites.

  20. Teach With Movies: Learning Guide to Schindler's List
    www.teachwithmovies.org/guides/schindlers-list.html
    Tool for teachers and parents.

  21. Teacher's Guide to The Diary of Anne Frank
    www-tc.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/annefrank/annefrank_teachersguide.pdf
    Help with teaching the classic movie.

  22. Teacher's Guide to the Holocaust
    fcit.coedu.usf.edu/Holocaust/
    Teacher resources and student activities.

  23. U.S. Holocaust Museum Learning
    www.ushmm.org/learn/students/the-holocaust-a-learning-site-for-students/
    This site uses text, images, photographs and maps to tell the story of the Holocaust.

  24. Voices of the Holocaust
    voices.iit.edu/
    Project from the Illinois Institute of Technology.

  25. Women and the Holocaust
    www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/article.php?ModuleId=10005176
    Educational resource for teachers of the Holocaust.

  26. Yad Vashem: The Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Authority
    www.yadvashem.org/
    Helping to document Jewish history during the Holocaust.

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aqua-pin MEDIEVAL HISTORY   
  1. Black Death
    www.fidnet.com/~weid/plague.htm
    Get your information on the Plague that lasted from 1348 to 1350.

  2. Book of Gode Cookery: Medieval Recipe Translations
    www.godecookery.com/mtrans/mtrans.htm
    Medieval recipes are categorized here by type, such as dessert, meat, soup, etc.

  3. Castles of Britain
    www.castles-of-britain.com
    This site is dedicated to preserving these British historical relics.

  4. Castles of France
    www.castles.francethisway.com/
    More than 40 French castles are featured here.

  5. Castles on the Web
    www.castlesontheweb.com
    Tours, photos, and other sites relating to castles.

  6. Center for Disease Control - Plague
    www.cdc.gov/plague/
    Learn about the history and background of the Plague.

  7. Crusades
    crusades.boisestate.edu
    History during the time of the crusades is discussed, as well as the seven Crusades.

  8. Crusades and Islam
    www.mrdowling.com/606islam.html
    Information about the Crusades, their purpose and the subsequent change in Western European attitudes are featured.

  9. Early British Kingdoms
    www.britannia.com/history/h12.html
    The historical evidence for the existence of Arthur is included, as well as biographies of Arthurian characters and maps/additional readings.

  10. Feudal Life
    www.learner.org/exhibits/middleages/feudal.html
    This site covers the health, religion, homes, clothing and entertainment of people living in the Middle Ages.

  11. Footwear of the Middle Ages
    www.personal.utulsa.edu/~marc-carlson/shoe/SHOEHOME.HTM
    What did the people of the Middle Ages wear on their feet and how were those items made?

  12. Internet Medieval Sourcebook
    www.fordham.edu/halsall/sbook.html
    Thousands of sources are available here on the study of this time period.

  13. Medieval Atlas
    www.fordham.edu/halsall/sbookmap.asp
    Select your map by topic, region, name, century or city.

  14. Medieval English Towns
    www.trytel.com/~tristan/towns/towns.html
    Information about English towns during the time of the Middle Ages.

  15. Middle Ages
    www.eyewitnesstohistory.com
    This time is studied through a series of events of the period.

  16. O.R.B. for Medieval Studies
    www.the-orb.net
    Collaborative effort by many Medieval scholars to provide information through the Internet.

  17. Plague
    www.brown.edu/Departments/Italian_Studies/dweb/plague
    Origins, causes and effects of the plague are covered.

  18. Plague and Public Health in Renaissance Europe
    jefferson.village.virginia.edu/osheim/intro.html
    Site covers the problem of epidemic disease in Western Europe between 1348 and 1530.

  19. Renaissance Architecture
    www.greatbuildings.com/types/styles/renaissance.html
    Information about and pictures of examples of Medieval architecture.

  20. Secrets of Lost Empires: Medieval Siege
    www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/lostempires/trebuchet
    Explores the topic of experiencing a medieval siege: arms, life in the castle, etc.

  21. Spartacus Medieval
    www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/Medieval.htm
    Medieval warfare, monarchs, farming and literature are some of the topics featured here.

  22. Welcome to the Middle Ages
    historymedren.about.com/library/weekly/aa051799.htm?once=true&
    Explore the fascinating times of Medieval Europe.

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aqua-pin NATIVE AMERICAN HISTORY   

  1. Eastern Woodland Indians
    www.mohicanpress.com/mo08013.html
    Look here for information on the Iroquois, Cherokee, and Mound Builder Indians.

  2. National Museum of American Indian
    www.nmai.si.edu
    This site was developed to promote understanding of the Native American culture.

  3. Native American Resources on the Internet
    www.hanksville.org/Naresources
    Index to Native American Resources on the Web.
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aqua-pin PHILOSOPHY   
  1. Applied Ethics Resources
    www.ethicsweb.ca/resources/
    Business, health care, environmental ethics and more.

  2. Cicero Homepage
    www.utexas.edu/depts/classics/documents/Cic.html
    Texts, biography, chronology.

  3. Ethics Updates
    ethics.sandiego.edu
    For Ethics instructors and their students.

  4. Existentialism: An Introduction
    www.tameri.com/csw/exist/
    Overview of areas of philosophy.

  5. Markkula Center for Applied Ethics
    www.scu.edu/SCU/Centers/Ethics/
    Research and dialogue on ethical issues.

  6. Philosophers’ Home Pages
    users.ox.ac.uk/~worc0337/phil_pages.html
    Links to a variety of sites about philosophers.

  7. The Window: Philosophy on the Internet
    www.trincoll.edu/depts/phil/philo/
    Find your philosophy resources here.
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aqua-pin PSYCHOLOGY   
  1. All Psych Online
    allpsych.com/
    Timeline, biographies and a dictionary.

  2. American Psychological Association Journals
    www.apa.org/journals/
    Search by subject or title of article.

  3. APA Help Center
    helping.apa.org/
    From the American Psychological Association.

  4. Brain Connection: The Brain and Learning
    www.brainconnection.com/
    Information about how the brain works and how people learn.

  5. Comparative Mammalian Brain Collections
    brainmuseum.org/
    Look at brains of over 100 species of mammals.

  6. Controversial Psychosurgery Resulted in a Nobel Prize
    www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1949/moniz-article.html
    Information on surgery performed by Egas Moniz in the 1930s.

  7. Depression Resources
    mentalhealth.about.com/od/problems/
    Resources on mental disorders.

  8. Handedness and Brain Lateralization
    www.indiana.edu/~primate/brain.html
    Are these things related?

  9. Human Brain
    biology.about.com/cs/humanbrain/index.htm?terms=neuroscience
    Information on the brain, neurological disorders and more.

  10. National Institute of Mental Health
    www.nimh.nih.gov/
    Health information on diverse disorders.

  11. Neuropsychology Central
    www.neuropsychologycentral.com/
    Resources and links for further study.

  12. Neuroscience for Kids
    faculty.washington.edu/chudler/neurok.html
    Learn more about the nervous system.

  13. Neuroscience Resources: High School
    faculty.washington.edu/chudler/booksh.html
    Links to books and articles for further study.

  14. Neurosciences on the Internet
    www.neuroguide.com/bestbets.html
    Best Bets of related topics.

  15. Psych Central's Psychology Web Pointer
    psychcentral.com/resources/
    Online psychology resources.

  16. Psych Web
    www.psywww.com/
    For students and teachers of psychology.

  17. Psychology of Color
    www.infoplease.com/spot/colors1.html
    Do colors affect your mood?

  18. Psychosurgery.org
    www.psychosurgery.org/
    Site dedicated to the memory of people who were lobotomized.

  19. Sleep Page
    www.users.cloud9.net/~thorpy/
    Links to sleep medicine and research.

  20. Whole Brain Atlas
    www.med.harvard.edu/AANLIB/home.html
    Brain images when certain conditions apply.

  21. Yahoo: Mental Health
    dir.yahoo.com/Health/Mental_Health/
    Special directory.
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aqua-pin SOCIOLOGY   
  1. Sociological Tour Through Cyberspace
    www.trinity.edu/~mkearl/
    Links to a plethora of other sites about sociology.


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aqua-pin TRANSIT HISTORY   
  1. American on the Move
    americanhistory.si.edu/onthemove/
    Learn how transportation has transformed Americans' lives.

  2. American West Stagecoach Journey Through History
    www.linecamp.com/museums/americanwest/index_americanwest_museums.html
    Links to educational opportunities to explore the commerce and history of the Great American West.

  3. Antique Automobile Club of America
    www.aaca.org
    This group encourages the use, history and collection of antique autos.

  4. Aviation History Online Museum
    www.aviation-history.com/
    Learn about the history of aviation here.

  5. Dodge Trucks History
    www.pickuptruck.com/html/history/segment1.html
    Links to information for those who enjoy their trucks!

  6. End of the Oregon Trail
    www.americaslibrary.gov/es/or/es_or_trail_1.html
    Information about the settling of the Oregon territory.

  7. FAA
    www.faa.gov
    Security tips and aviation safety information.

  8. Greatest Engineering Achievements of the 20th Century
    www.greatachievements.org
    There are some kinds of transportation on this list. Take a look!

  9. Milestones of Flight
    www.nasm.si.edu/exhibitions/gal100/gal100.html
    Firsts in aviation and space history.

  10. National Air and Space Museum
    www.nasm.si.edu
    Exhibits, resources and features of this museum.

  11. Transportation in the 19th Century
    www.literary-liaisons.com/article033.html
    Read about the closed carriage, the open carriage, the coach and more.

  12. Wright Brothers Aeroplane Company and Museum of Aviation
    www.wright-brothers.org/
    All about the Wright Brothers, their work and the museum.

  13. Wright Brothers Lesson Plans
    wright.nasa.gov/activities.htm
    airandspace.si.edu/exhibitions/wright-brothers/online/classroomActivities/
    From the National Air and Space Museum.
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aqua-pin U.S. HISTORY - GENERAL   

  1. 80s Server
    www.80s.com
    Links to some resources from this time.

  2. Ad Access Database
    scriptorium.lib.duke.edu/adaccess/browse.html
    Advertisements in 5 main categories.

  3. America's Story From America's Library
    www.americaslibrary.gov/
    Library of Congress' stories of America's past.

  4. American Experience: Surviving the Dustbowl
    www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/amex/dustbowl/
    Companion to PBS piece.

  5. American Memory Collection Finder
    memory.loc.gov/ammem/browse
    Search all of the Library of Congress collections.

  6. American Photography: A Century of Images
    www.pbs.org/ktca/americanphotography/
    Collection of photos from our century.

  7. American Social History Project
    www.ashp.cuny.edu
    Learn about the past here.

  8. Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids
    bensguide.gpo.gov/
    For educators, parents and students.

  9. Biography of America
    www.learner.org/biographyofamerica/
    Chronicles various time periods in U.S. History.

  10. Census Atlas of the United States
    www.census.gov/population/www/cen2000/censusatlas/
    Atlas of population and housing with over 800 maps

  11. Costume Gallery
    www.costumegallery.com/
    Links to over 9000 sites and 38000 images.

  12. Discovering Lewis & Clark
    www.lewis-clark.org/
    Issues, journal excerpts, history and the expedition.

  13. dMarie Time Capsule
    www.dmarie.com/timecap/
    1800-2002 information.

  14. E Pluribus Unum Project (1770s, 1850s, 1920s)
    www.assumption.edu/ahc
    1770s, 1850s. 1920s - critical periods in U.S. History.

  15. ESPNs Sports Century
    espn.go.com/sportscentury/
    Classic moments and top athletes.

  16. Famous Trials
    www.law.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/FTrials/ftrials.htm
    Legal action from B.C. through 2014.

  17. Fashion, Food, Fun
    www.teacheroz.com/fashion.htm
    Links to many sites on these topics.

  18. Federation of American Scientists: Nuclear Resources
    www.fas.org/nuke/index.html
    Information on weapons of mass destruction.

  19. Fifty Years of Coca Cola Advertisements
    memory.loc.gov/ammem/ccmphtml/colahome.html
    All you want to know about Coke!

  20. Film History by the Decade
    www.filmsite.org/filmh.html
    Look up your favorites here.

  21. FindLaw: Supreme Court Opinions
    www.findlaw.com/casecode/supreme.html
    Search by year or volume.

  22. Food Timeline
    www.foodtimeline.org
    Links to information on food throughout time.

  23. Gov Spot
    www.govspot.com/
    Links to government branches, news and more.

  24. Grammy Awards
    www.grammy.com/
    Get information on music industry awards here.

  25. Historic New England
    www.historicnewengland.org/
    Online photo exhibits, listings of historic properties and access to the Historic New England Magazine.

  26. History Central: 20th Century
    www.historycentral.com/20th/index.html
    Year by year information.

  27. History Central: America's Wars
    www.historycentral.com/wars.html
    From the Revolution to the Iraq war.

  28. History Matters
    historymatters.gmu.edu
    Gateway to web resources.

  29. History Net
    www.thehistorynet.com
    “Where history lives on the web."

  30. History of Eating Utensils
    www.eatingutensils.net/
    Search this collection's database.

  31. History of the American West
    memory.loc.gov/ammem/award97/codhtml/
    Photographs from the Library of Congress collection portray life in the West.

  32. History Place
    www.historyplace.com
    Dedicated to those who enjoy history.

  33. Hollywood Ten
    www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC/blacklist.html
    1950s movie blacklist.

  34. Hypertext on American History
    odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/B/index.htm
    Biographies on various historical figures.

  35. Internet Movie Database "In This Year . . ."
    us.imdb.com/Sections/Years/
    Search movies by year.

  36. Lewis & Clark at National Geographic
    www.nationalgeographic.com/lewisclark/index.html
    National Geographic tale of this adventure.

  37. Lewis and Clark:Journey of the Corps of Discovery
    www.pbs.org/lewisandclark/
    PBS Companion.

  38. Links to the Past
    www.cr.nps.gov
    National Park Service historical link.

  39. Living History Sites
    www.stepintohistory.com
    This site features over 500 places in our country where history is the focus: battlefields, historic districts, reenacting resources, etc.

  40. Maps in Our Lives
    www.loc.gov/exhibits/maps/
    Online exhibition of American maps.

  41. Millennium: The Best
    www.nytimes.com/library/magazine/millennium/m1/
    From the New York Times.

  42. Multnomah Homework Center: American History
    www.multnomah.lib.or.us/lib/homework/amhsthc.html
    Portals to many other sources.

  43. National Womens History Project
    www.nwhp.org
    Biographies of women honored here are available.

  44. New Americans
    www.pbs.org/kcet/newamericans/
    Immigration info.

  45. Nobel Prize Internet Archive
    nobelprizes.com/nobel/
    Lists of winners.

  46. North American Map Archive
    http://mappinghistory.uoregon.edu/
    Maps from 1783 to 1898.

  47. Patterns of Our Lives: American History
    www.ibiblio.org/cisco/tour2.html
    Links to numerous history sources.

  48. People's Century: Episodes
    www.pbs.org/wgbh/peoplescentury/about/index.html
    Events of these 100 years.

  49. Places Where Women Made History
    www.nps.gov/nr/travel/pwwmh/
    National Historic Register sites important in women's history.

  50. Popular Songs in American History
    www.contemplator.com/america/index.html
    Tunes and lyrics of common songs.

  51. POTUS: Presidents of the United States
    www.ipl.org/div/potus/
    From the Internet Public Library.

  52. Race for the Superbomb
    www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/bomb
    American Experience PBS piece.

  53. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
    www.rockhall.com/
    All about your favorite musician.

  54. Spartacus Encyclopedia of U.S. History
    www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/USA.htm
    1840-1980.

  55. Statistical Abstract
    www.census.gov/compendia/statab/
    Statistics on social, political and economic organization.

  56. Teaching American History
    www.smithsoniansource.org/
    Sources from the Smithsonian.

  57. Their American History: U.S. History and Culture
    memory.loc.gov/
    Collections on architecture, maps, presidents, African Americans and others are included.

  58. ThisNation
    www.thisnation.com/
    Information about politics and government in the U.S.

  59. Twentieth Century America
    members.aol.com/TeacherNet/20Cen.html
    Links to many other sites.

  60. Twentieth Century History
    history1900s.about.com
    Timeline, links to people, photos.

  61. U.S. Historical Documents
    www.law.ou.edu/ushist.html
    Chronology of U.S. Documents.

  62. U.S. History.org
    www.ushistory.org
    Created by the Independence Hall Association, Philadelphia.

  63. We Shall Overcome
    www.cr.nps.gov/nr/travel/civilrights/
    Historic places of the Civil Rights Movement.

  64. Welcome to West Web
    www.library.csi.cuny.edu/westweb/
    Study the American West here.

  65. White House Historical Association
    www.whitehousehistory.org/
    Take a virtual field trip here!

  66. Winners of the Nobel Peace Prize
    www.almaz.com/nobel/peace/peace.html
    Chronological listing.

  67. Wise Guide: It's Fun to Know History
    www.loc.gov/wiseguide/
    This online magazine is updated monthly.

  68. Women's History
    www.educationworld.com/a_special/women_history_lesson_plan.shtml
    Links to Women's History Month resources.
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aqua-pin U.S. HISTORY - IMMIGRATION   
  1. Angel Island
    www.aiisf.org/
    West Coast immigration entry point.

  2. Center for Immigration Studies
    www.cis.org/
    Links to articles and topics on this issue.

  3. Ellis Island
    www.history.com/minisites/ellisisland/
    Check out this virtual exhibit!

  4. Immigrant and Ethnic America
    immigrants.harpweek.com/
    From Harper's Weekly.

  5. On the Lower East Side
    tenant.net/Community/LES/contents.html
    Observations of life in Lower Manhattan at the turn of the century.

  6. Spartacus Immigration
    www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/USAimmigration.htm
    Vast immigration resources.
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aqua-pin U.S. HISTORY - PRESIDENTS   
  1. "I Do Solemnly Swear . . .": Presidential Inaugurations
    memory.loc.gov/ammem/pihtml/pihome.html
    Items relating to inauguration from 1789-2001.

  2. American Presidency: A Glorious Burden
    americanhistory.si.edu/presidency/home.html
    Activities, resources and teaching materials.

  3. American President
    www.americanpresident.org/
    History and function of the presidency.

  4. Andrew Jackson: Champion of the Kingly Commerce
    xroads.virginia.edu/~CAP/jackson/jackson.html
    Society and rhetoric of his era.

  5. Avalon Project at the Yale Law School: The Papers of the Presidents of the United States
    avalon.law.yale.edu/subject_menus/presiden.asp
    Collection of documents.

  6. Brief Biography of Jackson
    odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/P/aj7/about/bio/jackxx.htm
    Links to other information.

  7. By Popular Demand
    lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/odmdhtml/preshome.html
    Portraits of presidents and First Ladies 1789-present.

  8. Character Above All: Presidential Links
    www.pbs.org/newshour/character/links/
    Presidential speeches, inaugural information and more.

  9. First Ladies' Library
    www.firstladies.org
    Biographies, curriculum and timeline.

  10. Impeachment Trial of Andrew Johnson
    memory.loc.gov/ammem/amlaw/lwcg-imp.html
    Choose to learn about Andrew Johnson.

  11. Impeachment of Andrew Johnson
    www.andrewjohnson.com/
    Political issues effecting the impeachment.

  12. Inaugural Addresses of the Presidents
    www.bartleby.com/124/index.html
    George Washington to George W. Bush.

  13. Presidential Debates
    www.debates.org/
    Research and educational activities relating to debates.

  14. Presidents Index
    odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/P/
    Documents of speeches, writings.

  15. Presidents of the United States
    www.whitehouse.gov/history/presidents/
    Search by date or name.

  16. Presidents of the United States
    www.ipl.org/div/potus/
    From the Internet Public Library.
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aqua-pin U.S. HISTORY TIME PERIODS  
  1. 1492: Age of Exploration
    1. 1492 Exhibit
      www.ibiblio.org/expo/1492.exhibit/Intro.html
      Site examines the first contacts between American people and European explorers.

    2. Alexander the Great to Vespucci
      www.multcolib.org/homework/alphaexp.html
      Data on explorers, arranged alphabetically.

    3. Discovery and Exploration
      memory.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/dsxphome.html
      Manuscripts and maps are used to document the exploration.

    4. Indians' Discovery of Columbus
      www.yale.edu/ynhti/curriculum/units/1992/2/92.02.01.x.html
      Events are examined from the point of view of the Indians in this treatment.

    5. Spanish Conquest of America
      www.floridahistory.com
      Conquest trails that wind among 14 states are discussed here.

    1600-1770: Colonialism
    1. 13 Originals
      www.timepage.org/spl/13colony.html
      Documents, maps and links to sites about this time period.

    2. 18th Century Resources
      andromeda.rutgers.edu/~jlynch/18th/
      Choose your topic: art, history, music, etc.

    3. Agriculture Rules the South
      odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/H/1990/ch1_p8.htm
      Outline of farming's importance.

    4. American Centuries: View from New England
      memorialhall.mass.edu/
      Artifacts and documents from New England.

    5. American Journeys
      www.americanjourneys.org/
      Eyewitness accounts of early American settlement.

    6. American Revolution and its Era
      memory.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/armhtml/armhome.html
      Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies 1750-1789.

    7. Archives of Maryland Online
      www.mdarchives.state.md.us/megafile/msa/speccol/sc2900/sc2908/html/
      Access to over 400,000 documents.

    8. Background to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
      www.ushistory.org/pennsylvania/index.html
      Brief history of the Commonwealth.

    9. Biographies of Historical Persons Related to American History
      odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/B
      A-Z search list.

    10. Boston Massacre
      www.earlyamerica.com/review/winter96/massacre.html
      Look at Paul Revere's work.

    11. Boston Massacre
      www.bostonmassacre.net
      Read about this event.

    12. Boston Massacre
      americanhistory.about.com/library/weekly/aa041401a.htm
      Learn about it from this site.

    13. Boston Tea Party
      www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/revolution/teaparty.htm
      Eyewitness account of the event.

    14. Boston Tea Party
      www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/teaparty.htm
      Read about this 1773 event.

    15. Boston Tea Party
      www.bostonteapartyship.com/history.asp
      Background on this historical happening.

    16. Brief History of Jamestown
      www.apva.org/history/index.html
      Exhibits and resources too.

    17. Brief History of the French and Indian War
      www.philaprintshop.com/frchintx.html
      Learn about this event.

    18. Captain Thomas Preston's Account of the Boston Massacre
      www.let.rug.nl/usa/D/1751-1775/bostonmassacre/prest.htm
      Read what he has to say.

    19. Chronology of U. S. Historical Documents - Stamp Act
      www.law.ou.edu/ushistory/stamp.shtml
      From the University of Oklahoma.

    20. Colonial Hall
      www.colonialhall.com
      Biographies and historical documents focus on the Founding Fathers.

    21. Colonial Links
      www.multcolib.org/homework/amhsthc.html#17th
      Links to megasites.

    22. Colonial Williamsburg
      www.history.org
      Experience the life of colonial times through this living museum.

    23. Early America
      www.earlyamerica.com
      Your window to 18th-century America can open here.

    24. First English Settlement
      statelibrary.dcr.state.nc.us/nc/ncsites/english1.htm
      From the 1580s.

    25. Founding Fathers
      www.archives.gov/national_archives_experience/charters/constitution_founding_fathers.html
      Biographies of delegates to the Constitutional Convention.

    26. Historical Maps of the U.S.
      www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/histus.html
      Large collection of historical maps.

    27. Jamestown 2007
      www.jamestown2007.org/
      America's anniversary website.

    28. Jamestown Fort
      www.apva.org/ngex
      Explores the history of the first English permanent settlement in the New World.

    29. Liberty!
      www.pbs.org/ktca/liberty/chronicle_boston1774.html
      From the PBS series on the American Revolution.

    30. Map Collections: American Memory
      memory.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/gmdhome.html
      Covers 1500-2004.

    31. Money in North American History
      www.ex.ac.uk/~RDavies/arian/northamerica.html
      Read about the money used during Colonial times.

    32. Monticello
      www.monticello.org
      Explore Thomas Jefferson's stately home.

    33. Mount Vernon
      www.mountvernon.org
      Enjoy George Washington's home and gardens.

    34. New Netherlands
      odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/E/newnetherlands/nlxx.htm
      Links to U.S. Relationship to the Netherlands.

    35. North Carolina Encyclopedia: History
      statelibrary.dcr.state.nc.us/nc/cover.htm
      People, government and history of North Carolina.

    36. North Georgia History
      www.ngeorgia.com/history/
      Links to sources to study history.

    37. Orange County Mayflower Compact
      www.ocmayflower.org/compact.htm
      Read the text version here.

    38. Outline of American History
      odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/H/1990/chap1.htm
      Colonial Period info.

    39. Pennsylvania 1630-1684
      www.ushistory.org/pennsylvania/pennsylvania.html
      Study this time in Pennsylvania history.

    40. Plimoth on the Web
      www.plimoth.org/
      Living history museum.

    41. Plymouth Colony Archive Project
      etext.lib.virginia.edu/users/deetz/
      Court records, journals, etc.

    42. Pocahantas, John Rolfe, Jamestown and Virginia
      members.tripod.com/~AlanCheshire/index-15.html
      Links for Pocahantas and Powhatan.

    43. Rare Maps of Colonial America
      scarlett.libs.uga.edu/darchive/hargrett/maps/colamer.html
      From Revolutionary War and more.

    44. Religion and the Founding of the American Republic
      www.loc.gov/exhibits/religion
      Data from the Library of Congress.

    45. Roanoke Colony
      www.kidinfo.com/American_History/Colonization_Roanoke.html
      Learn what you can about this first English settlement in the New World.

    46. Salem
      www.nationalgeographic.com/features/97/salem/splash.html
      Companion to the National Geographic special presentation.

    47. Scalping During the French and Indian War
      earlyamerica.com/review/1998/scalping.html
      Information on this practice.

    48. Seven Walking Tours of Philadelphia
      www.ushistory.org/districts/index.html
      Expose yourself to historic sites in Philadelphia.

    49. Seven Years War
      www.militaryheritage.com/7ywlink.htm
      Articles and documents relating to this war.

    50. South Carolina History
      www.sciway.net/hist/index.html
      History and genealogy resources.

    51. Stamp Act
      www.u-s-history.com/pages/h642.html
      Information about this act.

    52. Stamp Act Summary
      www.history.org/History/teaching/tchcrsta.cfm
      Learn about this 1765 act passed by the British Parliament.

    53. Thirteen Colonies
      www.timepage.org/spl/13colony.html
      Historical look at the original 13 colonies, chronicled by colony name.

    54. U.S. History.org
      www.ushistory.org
      Philadelphia area history.

    55. Virginia Company
      www.apva.org/history/vaco.html
      Concise definition of this company.

    56. Virtual Jamestown
      jefferson.village.virginia.edu/vcdh/jamestown/page2.html
      Maps, court records, contracts, public records and patterns of development are used to showcase Jamestown.

    57. William Penn
      xroads.virginia.edu/~CAP/PENN/pnhome.html
      Biographical data on this historical figure.

    58. Witchcraft in Salem Village
      etext.virginia.edu/salem/witchcraft
      Salem explored through documents, maps and archived collections.

    1776 -1783:Revolutionary Period

    1. American Revolution
      www.theamericanrevolution.org/
      Transcripts of many primary source documents are included here. Also organized into battles, people, events, and documents.

    2. American Revolution
      www.nps.gov/revwar/
      Lighting freedom's flame.

    3. American Revolution
      revolution.h-net.msu.edu/
      Opportunities to explore learning about the Revolution.

    4. American Revolution
      www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/revolution/revwar-75.htm
      Timeline of activities during this war.

    5. American Revolution Links
      www.historyteacher.net/APUSH-Course/Weblinks/Weblinks4.htm
      Web links to many sites.

    6. Articles of Confederation
      avalon.law.yale.edu/18th_century/artconf.asp
      Read the Articles here.

    7. Articles of Confederation
      www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/articles.html
      Primary source from the Library of Congress.

    8. Battle of Brandywine
      www.ushistory.org/brandywine/thestory.htm
      History of this specific battle.

    9. Benjamin Franklin
      www.pbs.org/benfranklin/
      Introduction to the life and accomplishments of this Founding Father.

    10. British Surrender at Saratoga
      www.multieducator.com/revolt/Saratoga.html
      From History Central.

    11. Continental Congress
      lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/bdsds/bdsdhome.html
      Links to documents of the Continental Congress and the Constitutional Convention.

    12. Declaration of Independence
      www.archives.gov
      You can read the complete text here.

    13. History Central
      www.multied.com/Revolt/index.html
      The causes and battles of the war are covered, as are biographies of famous participants.

    14. History Place: American Revolution
      www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/revolution
      Divides the time period into the 1775-76 time of conflict, the Declaration of Independence, and the 1777-1783 war and unlikely victory.

    15. Liberty! The American Revolution
      www.pbs.org/ktca/liberty/
      Companion piece to the PBS program.

    16. Paul Revere
      www.paulreverehouse.org
      Biography and information about the Revere House.

    17. Saratoga National Park
      www.nps.gov/sara/index.htm
      History of the park and info about the battles here.

    18. Treaty of Paris 1783
      www.state.gov/r/pa/ho/time/ar/14313.htm
      From the U.S. Department of State.

    19. Valley Forge
      www.ushistory.org/valleyforge
      History of Valley Forge, study of people who served there and information on George Washington.

    20. Virtual Marching Tour of the American Revolution
      www.ushistory.org/march/index.html
      Philadelphia campaign, 1777.

    21. Women Soldiers in the American Revolution
      userpages.aug.com/captbarb/femvets.html
      Female war effort.

    1785-1840: New Nation

    1. Bill of Rights
      www.archives.gov/national-archives-experience/charters/bill_of_rights_transcript.html
      National Archives resource.

    2. Bill of Rights
      www.ourdocuments.gov/doc.php?flash=true&doc=13
      Read about these 10 amendments.

    3. Bill of Rights
      www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/billofrights.html
      Library of Congress primary source collection.

    4. Call to the Sea
      www.history.com/news/how-uss-constitution-became-old-ironsides-200-years-ago
      About how the USS Constitution was christened "Old Ironsides."

    5. Cherokee Removal
      www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-2722
      Learn about this time in our history.

    6. Cotton Gin
      www.ars.usda.gov/Main/docs.htm?docid=5260
      Learn about this machine.

    7. Federalist Papers
      odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/D/1776-1800/federalist/fedxx.htm
      You can read the complete text here.

    8. Federalist Papers
      www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/federalist.html
      Library of Congress primary source documents.

    9. Great Compromise
      www.senate.gov/artandhistory/history/minute/A_Great_Compromise.htm
      From the U.S. Senate.

    10. History of U.S. Flag
      www.usflag.org
      Follow the saga that has led to our present U.S. flag.

    11. Jefferson Papers
      memory.loc.gov/ammem/mtjhtml/mtjhome.html
      Documents of Jefferson, grouped and arranged by time period.

    12. Library of Congress Constitution Resources
      memory.loc.gov/learn/community/cc_wethepeople_kit.php
      Set of primary source documents for Constitution study.

    13. Maritime Quest
      www.maritimequest.com/warship_directory/us_navy_pages/sailing_ships/constitution/uss_constitution.htm
      Old Ironsides information.

    14. Monroe Doctrine
      www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/Monroe.html
      Library of  Congress primary source material.

    15. Monroe Doctrine
      www.law.ou.edu/ushistory/monrodoc.shtml
      Read the historical document.

    16. Named Campaigns: War of 1812
      www.army.mil/cmh-pg/reference/18cmp.htm
      Campaigns in this war.

    17. Old Ironsides
      www.history.navy.mil/ussconstitution/
      Official Navy website.

    18. Old Sturbridge Village
      www.osv.org
      Take a virtual tour of this restored replica of an early American village.

    19. Road to Washington, British Army Style
      www.tc-solutions.com/croom/1812.html
      Reports of this war.

    20. Star Spangled Banner and the War of 1812
      amhistory.si.edu/starspangledbanner/
      How our anthem came to be.

    21. Trail of Tears
      www.nps.gov/trte/index.htm
      Learn about how the Cherokee Indians were forced to move.

    22. Treaty of Ghent
      www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/Ghent.html
      Look into the Library of Congress resource.

    23. U.S. S. Constitution Museum
      www.ussconstitutionmuseum.org/about/index.htm
      Learn all about the ship.

    24. Virginia Plan
      www.classbrain.com/artteenst/publish/article_34.shtml
      James Madison's idea for a national government.

    25. War of 1812
      www.warof1812.ca/
      This site includes a chart of British regiments, articles about the war, images of the times and many links to other sources of information.

    26. War of 1812
      galafilm.com/1812/e/index.html
      Companion to a film.

    27. War of 1812 Index
      www.historycentral.com/1812/
      From History Central.

    28. Yale Law School: Federalist Papers
      avalon.law.yale.edu/subject_menus/fed.asp
      Do a search of the papers here.

    1800s: Westward Expansion

    1. Battle of the Alamo
      www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/qea02
      Learn about the event.

    2. Chisholm Trail
      www.vlib.us/old_west/trails/cthist.html
      Livestock and trade route.

    3. Discovering Lewis and Clark
      www.lewis-clark.org/
      Issues, journal excerpts, history and the expedition.

    4. History of the American West
      memory.loc.gov/ammem/award97/codhtml
      The history of the West, as shown through 1,000s of photographs of the time.

    5. Homestead Act
      www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/Homestead.html
      Library of Congress primary source material.

    6. Homestead Act
      www.nps.gov/home/index.htm
      Land for the settlers.

    7. Lewis and Clark
      www.pbs.org/lewisandclark/native
      Click on "Inside the Corps" to begin your exploration of these two famous adventurers.

    8. Lewis and Clark at National Geographic
      www.nationalgeographic.com/lewisclark/index.html
      National Geographic's tale of this adventure.

    9. Lewis and Clark Bicentennial Exhibition
      www.lewisandclarkexhibit.org
      This online exhibition complements the celebration of the expedition’s bicentennial.

    10. Nineteenth Century World
      www.harpweek.com/
      From the publishers of Harper's Weekly.

    1820-1865: Sectionalism and 1860-1865: Civil War
    1. African American Troops in the Civil War
      www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/history/aa_history.htm
      Learn about this group of special soldiers.

    2. American Civil War Collections
      etext.virginia.edu/civilwar/
      Home to a variety of primary source material.

    3. American Civil War Homepage
      www.nps.gov/cwindepth/civilwar.htm
      Comprehensive site with links to additional resources, as well as topics covered such as military information, biographical data, battles and campaigns, and rosters of regiments.

    4. American Slave Narratives: An Online Anthology
      xroads.virginia.edu/~hyper/wpa/wpahome.html
      Interviews of former slaves, conducted in the 1930s.

    5. Antietam on the Web
      www.aotw.org
      Site dedicated to this battle of the Civil War.

    6. Apotheosis Of Robert E. Lee
      xroads.virginia.edu/~CAP/LEE/Lee.html
      Explores the different aspects of this famous man's life.

    7. Battle of Gettysburg
      www.civilwar.org/battlefields/gettysburg.html
      Learn about the turning point of the war.

    8. Been Here So Long : American Slave Narratives
      newdeal.feri.org/asn
      More information on interviews of former slaves.

    9. Bernard McKnight
      www.wright.edu/~jack.mcknight/andersonville/cover.htm
      Extensive biography of one Union soldier.

    10. Black Soliders in the Civil War
      americancivilwar.com/colored/colored_troops.html
      Learn about the over 150 units that served in the Union Army during the Civil War.

    11. Civil War
      www.civilwar.com
      View a timeline of the war or read about battles, music or the pertinent places of the conflict.

    12. Civil War
      americanhistory.about.com/od/civilwarmenu/
      Battles, documents, leaders, places.

    13. Civil War
      www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/cwfrm.htm
      Explore this historical event.

    14. Civil War for Kids
      www2.lhric.org/pocantico/civilwar/cwar.htm
      Exploration of the war for young students.

    15. Civil War Homepage
      www.civil-war.net
      Abolition, battles, journals.

    16. Civil War Links
      pil.net/~dang/civilwar/links.html
      Links to dozens of sources for Civil War information.

    17. Civil War Maps
      lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/cwmhtml/
      Troop activities and fortifications are the focus of these maps.

    18. Civil War Photographs
      memory.loc.gov/ammem/cwphtml/cwphome.html
      Over 1100 photographs from the Library of Congress collection.

    19. Civil War Through a Child's Eyes
      memory.loc.gov/ammem/ndlpedu/lessons/99/civilwar/
      This site uses historical fiction and primary sources to expand students' knowledge of the Civil War.

    20. Civil War Women
      www.historynet.com/women-in-the-civil-war
      Summary about different women in the Civil War.

    21. Confederacy Secession
      avalon.law.yale.edu/19th_century/csa_scarsec.asp
      The decision to secede is explained.

    22. CWI Civil War Cookbook
      www.civilwarinteractive.com/cookbook.htm
      Civil War Interactive cookbook.

    23. Documenting the American South: The Southern Homefront
      docsouth.unc.edu/imls/index.html
      Documents related to all aspects of southern life.

    24. Dred Scott Case
      www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/africanamerican/scott/scott.asp
      Read about this Supreme Court decision.

    25. Dred Scott Case
      caselaw.lp.findlaw.com/scripts/getcase.pl?court=US&vol=60&invol=393
      Read the court decision here.

    26. Dred Scott Decision
      nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/0306.html#article
      From the New York Times archives.

    27. Dred Scott V. Sandford
      www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/DredScott.html
      Library of Congress materials about the case.

    28. Emancipation Proclamation
      www.archives.gov
      Read the proclamation here.

    29. Frederick Douglass
      docsouth.unc.edu/neh/douglass/bio.html
      Biographical information on this abolitionist.

    30. Gettysburg Address
      lcweb.loc.gov/exhibits/gadd/
      Also includes links to Abraham Lincoln sites.

    31. History Place - U.S. Civil War
      www.historyplace.com/civilwar
      Chronological overview of the events before and during the war.

    32. Home of the American Civil War
      www.civilwarhome.com
      Biographies, battles, medicine and more.

    33. Kansas Nebraska Act
      www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/kansas.html
      Find out about this 1854 bill.

    34. Making of America Project
      cdl.library.cornell.edu/moa/index.html
      Digitized books and journals.

    35. Mr. Lincoln and Freedom
      www.mrlincolnandfreedom.org/inside.asp?ID=15&subjectID=2
      Dred Scott case.

    36. National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
      freedomcenter.org/
      Learn about the struggle for freedom.

    37. Underground Railorad
      education.nationalgeographic.com/education/media/underground-railroad-journey-freedom/?ar_a=1
      Companion to National Geographic piece.


    1866-1900: Reconstruction and the Gilded Age
    1. Alexander Graham Bell
      jefferson.village.virginia.edu/albell/homepage.html
      Chronicles the path taken by Bell as he developed his famous invention.

    2. American Experience - The Telephone
      www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/telephone
      PBS film on the telephone is the basis for this site.

    3. American Experience: Technology
      www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/technology/index.html
      Telephone, movies, subway.

    4. Art and Industry (1890-1920)
      www.museum.state.il.us/exhibits/athome/1890
      Timeline that charts history by art and invention.

    5. Black Codes
      www.sciway.net/afam/reconstruction/blackcodes.html
      South Carolina's laws.

    6. Edison Papers
      edison.rutgers.edu/
      Over 5,000,000 pages of documents.

    7. Edison's Miracle of Light
      www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/edison/
      Companion to PBS program.

    8. First Locomotives in America
      www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/tomthumb.htm
      Primary sources relating to this invention.

    9. Freedmen's Bureau
      freedmensbureau.com/
      Bureau established after the Civil War to help with issues of resettlement, labor and education.

    10. Gilded Age - Andrew Carnegie
      www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/carnegie/gildedage.html
      Companion to PBS program.

    11. Great Chicago Fire
      www.chicagohs.org/fire/intro
      History of this event is included with remembrances of those who experienced it.

    12. Internet Modern History Sourcebook: Industrial Revolution
      www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/modsbook14.html
      Find out about this period.

    13. Inventors and Inventions Theme Page
      www.cln.org/themes/inventors.html
      Curriculum resources and links to instructional materials.

    14. KID INFO: Industrial Revolution
      www.kidinfo.com/American_History/Industrial_Revolution.html
      Help for students, parents and teachers.

    15. Nobel Prize Internet Archive
      almaz.com
      All of the prize winners.

    16. Outline of American History: Age of Expansion and Reform
      odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/H/1990/chap6.htm
      From the Revolution to Reconstruction.

    17. Outline of American History: Growth and Transformation
      odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/H/1994/chap7.htm
      From the Revolution to Reconstruction.

    18. Richest Man in the World: Andrew Carnegie
      www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/carnegie
      PBS companion piece.

    19. Social Darwinism
      www.swarthmore.edu/SocSci/rbannis1/AIH19th/Carnegie.html
      Andrew Carnegie writing.

    20. Social Darwinism
      www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/spencer-darwin.html
      Information from Herbert Spencer.

    21. Technology Timeline
      www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/telephone/timeline
      America's technological innovations.

    22. US Patent Office
      www.uspto.gov/
      Look up trademarks and patents here.

    23. Valley of the Shadow
      valley.vcdh.virginia.edu/
      Details two communities, one in the North and one in the South, during Reconstruction.

    24. Victorian Technology
      www.victorianweb.org/technology/technolov.html
      This Victorian Web link features information on factories, mining, railways, ships, printing, commerce and more.

    25. Women's Work in the Industrial Revolution
      www.womeninworldhistory.com/lesson7.html
      Testimony from women and children about their work situations.

    26. World's Fair of 1893
      xroads.virginia.edu/~MA96/WCE/title.html
      Chicago's famous exposition is described here.

    1898: Spanish-American War
    1. America's Story
      www.americaslibrary.org/cgi-bin/page.cgi/jb
      Links to stories about the period are featured here.

    2. Crucible of Empire - The Spanish American War
      www.pbs.org/crucible
      Experience the Spanish American War through this companion piece to the PBS documentary. There is a timeline, discussion of the time period, and links to other historical resources.

    3. History Central
      www.multied.com/spanish
      Read an introduction to and background on this war. Included at the site are links to information on the sinking of the Maine and the Battle of San Juan Hill.

    4. World of 1898: Spanish American War
      www.loc.gov/rr/hispanic/1898
      Documents and resources for the study of the war are featured. In addition, there is information about the people who were integral to the period and conflict.

    1900-1940s: Conflict and Social Change
    1. 1900 House
      www.pbs.org/wnet/1900house
      Follow an actual modern family back in time to 1900.

    2. America From the Great Depression to World War II
      memory.loc.gov/ammem/fsowhome.html
      Resources from the Library of Congress.

    3. Atomic Bomb Decision
      www.dannen.com/decision
      Documents are included that relate to the decision to bomb Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

    4. Avalon Project: World War II Documents
      avalon.law.yale.edu/subject_menus/wwii.asp
      Links to various documents that relate to this war.

    5. Decoding Nazi Secrets
      www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/decoding
      This link chronicles how the Allies decoded the Enigma, the Germans' message-coding machine.

    6. Dr. Seuss Went to War
      www.pbs.org/independentlens/politicaldrseuss/
      Political cartoons from Dr. Seuss.

    7. Ellis Island
      www.ellisisland.org
      Learn about the immigrant experience or search for a person who may have passed through the island.

    8. German Propaganda Archive
      www.calvin.edu/academic/cas/gpa
      Links to various examples of German propaganda before and during the Second World War.

    9. Great War
      www.pitt.edu/~pugachev/greatwar/ww1.html
      Information on World War I.

    10. Great War and The Shaping of the 20th Century
      www.pbs.org/greatwar/
      Companion to the PBS Program.

    11. Great War: 80 Years On
      news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/special_report/1998/10/98/world_war_i/197437.stm
      What BBC News learned about the war to end all wars.

    12. Guide to World War I Materials
      www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/wwi/wwi.html
      Library of Congress materials.

    13. Immigration in American Memory
      lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/ndlpedu/features/immig/introduction.html
      An overview of immigration is given. Educational activities are included, as well as personal interviews.

    14. Japanese American Relocation Digital Archive
      jarda.cdlib.org/
      Learn the effects of Executive Order 9066.

    15. Lusitania Online
      www.lusitania.net/
      Find out about the sinking and the rescue operations that followed.

    16. National World II Memorial
      www.wwiimemorial.com/
      Make a virtual visit to this memorial.

    17. New Deal Network
      newdeal.feri.org
      Documents and photos about the New Deal are included, as well as links to many educational activities.

    18. Perry Castaneda Map Collection: World War II
      www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/historical/history_ww2.html
      Maps from the Second World War.

    19. Platt Amendment
      www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/1901platt.html
      1901 guidelines for U.S.-Cuba relations.

    20. Private Art
      www.private-art.com/
      Letters to and from the homefront during WWII.

    21. Produce for Victory: Posters on the American Home Front 1941-1945
      www.americanhistory.si.edu/victory
      Learn about the use of posters about WWII.

    22. They Drew Fire
      www.pbs.org/theydrewfire/
      Combat artists of WWII.

    23. U.S. from Depression to WWII
      memory.loc.gov/ammem/fsowhome.html
      Documentary photographs that explore the real people that lived through this tumultuous time.

    24. Veterans' History Project
      www.loc.gov/folklife/vets/
      Audio and video samples of veterans' stories.

    25. What Did You Do in the War, Grandma?
      www.stg.brown.edu/projects/WWII_Women/tocCS.html
      Stories from Rhode Island women of the WWII era.

    26. When Victory is Ours: Letters Home from the South Pacific 1943-1945
      www.topshot.com/dh/Victory.html
      Read these letters and then use the other links.

    27. Women Come to the Front
      lcweb.loc.gov/exhibits/wcf/
      Journalists, photographers and broadcasters of WWII.

    28. Women's Suffrage
      www.archives.gov/education/lessons/woman-suffrage/
      Click on the link for Women's Rights to learn more.

    29. Year by Year:1900-2006
      www.infoplease.com/yearbyyear.html
      Find your favorite year.

    1920s and 1930s: Between the Wars
    1. 1920s and 1930s: Depression and New Deal
      www.history.com/topics/new-deal

    2. America in the 1930s
      xroads.virginia.edu/~1930s/home_1.html
      On film, in print, radio and displays.

    3. America: From the Great Depression to World War II
      lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/fsowhome.html
      Photos from the Library of Congress collection.

    4. Anti-Saloon League
      www.wpl.lib.oh.us/AntiSaloon/
      Group that worked for Prohibition.

    5. Babe Ruth
      www.baberuth.com
      Biography, statistics, quotes and more.

    6. Black Baseball's Negro Leagues
      www.blackbaseball.com
      History, players, teams.

    7. Booming 20s
      odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/H/1994/ch9_p5.htm
      Essay about this time period.

    8. Famous Trials of the 20th Century
      www.law.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/FTrials/ftrials.htm
      The Black Sox, Sacco-Vanzetti, Leopold and Loeb and Scopes trial are all covered here.

    9. Gershwin
      cnn.com/SHOWBIZ/Music/9809/25/gershwin/
      Biographical information about this composer.

    10. Great Depression and New Deal Photos
      docs.fdrlibrary.marist.edu/gdphotos.html
      From FDR's Presidential Library.

    11. Guide to Harlem Renaissance Materials
      www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/harlem/harlem.html
      From the Library of Congress.

    12. Jazz Roots
      www.jass.com
      Early musicians are included, as are links to other sites.

    13. Ladies Fashion of the 1930s
      www.murrayontravel.com/carolnolan/fashionhistory_1930ladies.html
      Read about the designs of the day.

    14. New Deal Network
      newdeal.feri.org/
      Learn about this FDR plan.

    15. Old Time Radio
      old-time.com/golden_age/index.html
      Summary of important dates in radio history.

    16. Red Hot Jazz Archive
      www.redhotjazz.com/
      Information, bands, films, musicians and more.

    17. Southern Music in the 20th Century
      www.southernmusic.net/1920.htm
      Find out about the music of the south.

    18. Surviving the Dust Bowl
      www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/dustbowl/
      From the PBS American Experience series.

    19. Unofficial 1927 NY Yankees Homepage
      www.angelfire.com/pa/1927/
      All about this team.


    1950 - Present: Modern America
    1. 1950s
      www.english.upenn.edu/~afilreis/50s/home.html
      Enjoy reading about the literature and culture of the 1950s.

    2. 1956 Sinai Campaign
      www.adl.org/ISRAEL/Record/sinai.asp
      Learn about this Arab-Israeli conflict.

    3. 80s Club
      eightiesclub.tripod.com/
      Politics and cultures of the 1980s.

    4. Fashion Timeline
      www.factmonster.com/spot/fashiontime1.html
      From Fact Monster.

    5. Federation of American Scientists: Nuclear Resources
      www.fas.org/nuke/index.html
      Information on weapons of mass destruction.

    6. Fifties
      www.fiftiesweb.com/fifties.htm
      Also includes oldies, music and TV.

    7. Fog of War
      www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/inatl/longterm/fogofwar/fogofwar.htm
      The 1991 air battle for Baghdad.

    8. Food Timeline
      www.foodtimeline.org
      Many food developments and cookbooks.

    9. Grammy Awards
      www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0150533.html
      Winners from 1958 to the present.

    10. Gulf War: An Oral History
      www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/gulf/
      Persian Gulf crisis of 1990-1991.

    11. History Central: Major Events of the 20th Century
      www.historycentral.com/20th/index.html
      Click on the year you are interested in.

    12. Korean War Project
      www.koreanwar.org/
      Information on this conflict.

    13. Korean War Veterans' Memorial
      www.nps.gov/kwvm/
      Memorial website from the National Park Service.

    14. NBA History
      www.nba.com/history/
      Search season by season or by player.

    15. Oldies Music
      www.oldiesmusic.com/no1.htm
      Number one songs from the 50s, 60s and 70s.

    16. On This Day
      www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/index.html
      New York Times news highlights.

    17. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
      www.rockhall.com/
      Find out about the leaders in rock.

    18. Suez War of 1956
      www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/History/1956toc.html
      Vast information on this conflict.

    19. This Day in History
      www.historychannel.com/thisday/
      Resource from the History Channel.

    20. Time Warp
      www.time-warp.org/
      Look at the technological advancements of different eras.

    21. Timeline of the 20th Century
      history1900s.about.com/library/weekly/aa110900a.htm
      Search by decade.

    22. Today in History Archive
      lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/today/archive.html
      From the Library of Congress.

    23. U.S. History Index: the 1950s
      vlib.iue.it/history/USA/ERAS/20TH/1950s.html
      Links to information about many events of this period.

    24. Yahoo 20th Century - The 1950s
      dir.yahoo.com/Arts/Humanities/History/U_S__History/By_Time_Period/20th_Century/1950s/
      Links to topics of this decade.

    25. Yahoo Fashion and Beauty
      dir.yahoo.com/Arts/Design_Arts/Fashion_and_Beauty/History/
      Historical look at these topics.

    26. Yahoo: 20th Century
      dir.yahoo.com/arts/humanities/history/by_time_period/20th_century/
      Search by decade.

    1960s-1970s: Vietnam War
    1. 1968: The Whole World is Watching
      www.stg.brown.edu/projects/1968/
      An oral history of 1968.

    2. Battlefield: Vietnam
      www.pbs.org/battlefieldvietnam/
      Companion to the PBS program.

    3. History Place: Vietnam
      www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/vietnam/index.html
      Timelines, quotes and analysis.

    4. Investigating the Vietnam War
      www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/vietnam.html
      Learn about the political and military figures of this war.

    5. POW MIA Database
      lcweb2.loc.gov/pow/powhome.html
      From the Library of Congress.

    6. Sounds of Vietnam
      www.manchu.org/sounds/
      Music from the war.

    7. Vietnam Archive - Texas Tech University
      www.vietnam.ttu.edu/vietnamarchive/
      Their mission is to collect and preserve documentation of the war.

    8. Vietnam Online
      www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/vietnam/
      From the PBS American Experience program.

    9. Vietnam Passage: Journeys from War to Peace
      www.pbs.org/vietnampassage/
      Saigon, April 1975.

    10. Vietnam Veterans Memorial
      www.nps.gov/vive
      From the National Park Service.

    11. Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall Page
      www.thewall-usa.com
      Visit the Wall.

    12. Vietnam War 1961-1970
      www.multied.com/vietnam/
      Information from History Central.

    13. Vietnam War Links
      academics.wellesley.edu/Polisci/wj/Vietnam/vietlink.html
      From a professor at Wellesley College.

    14. Vietnam: Yesterday and Today
      www.oakton.edu/user/2/wittman/
      Timeline of the war and links to other valuable resources are included.

    15. Washington Post.com: Watergate
      www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/national/longterm/watergate/front.htm
      Reinvestigation of this period.

    16. Women in Vietnam
      www.illyria.com/vnwomen.html
      Explore the information on these women who served.

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aqua-pin WOMEN'S HISTORY  
  1. 4000 Years of Women in Science
    www.astr.ua.edu/4000WS/
    Biographies and reference material.

  2. American Women in Uniform: Veterans Too!
    userpages.aug.com/captbarb/
    Info about women in war.

  3. Celebration of Women Writers
    digital.library.upenn.edu/women/
    Promotes women's literature contributions.

  4. Children's Encyclopedia of Women
    www2.lhric.org/pocantico/womenenc/womenenc.htm
    Alphabetical listing of prominent women.

  5. Diotima: Women & Gender in the Ancient World
    www.stoa.org/diotima/
    Women in a former time.

  6. Documents from the Women's Liberation Movement
    scriptorium.lib.duke.edu/wlm/
    Info on this historical movement.

  7. Female Nobel Prize Laureates
    www.almaz.com/nobel/women.html
    Information on the female winners.

  8. First Ladies
    www.whitehouse.gov/about/first-ladies
    Biographical data from the White House.

  9. Gifts of Speech: Women's Speeches from Around the World
    gos.sbc.edu/
    Global coverage.

  10. Jewish Women's Archive
    www.jwa.org/
    Resources for educators and learners.

  11. Library of Congress Women's History Month
    www.loc.gov/topics/womenshistory
    Resources for the month of March.

  12. National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA)
    www.nmwa.org
    Learn about these gifted women.

  13. National Womens History Project
    www.nwhp.org/
    Resources for promoting women's history.

  14. Not For Ourselves Alone: the Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton
    www.pbs.org/stantonanthony/
    Companion to the PBS piece.

  15. Votes for Women
    lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/vfwhtml/vfwhome.html
    Women's suffrage 1850-1920.

  16. Votes for Women
    memory.loc.gov/ammem/vfwhtml/vfwhome.html
    Primary source items from the Library of Congress that relate to women's suffrage.

  17. Votes for Women: National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection 1848-1921
    lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/naw/nawshome.html
    Selections from this special collection.

  18. What Did You Do in the War, Grandma?:
    www.stg.brown.edu/projects/WWII_Women/tocCS.html
    Rhode Island women during World War II.

  19. Women and Social Movements in the United States 1600-2000
    womhist.binghamton.edu/
    Primary documents to help with teaching U.S. History a new way.

  20. Women Heads of State in the 20st Century
    womenshistory.about.com/od/rulers20th/
    About.com's links for recent women leaders.

  21. Women in World History Curriculum
    www.womeninworldhistory.com/
    Information on women's history.

  22. Women Mathematicians
    www.agnesscott.edu/lriddle/women/women.htm
    Search this biographical resource.

  23. Women of NASA
    quest.arc.nasa.gov/women/intro.html
    Profiles of these women.

  24. Women's Hall of Fame
    www.greatwomen.org/
    National Women's Hall of Fame site.

  25. Women's History
    frank.mtsu.edu/~kmiddlet/history/women.html
    Research and primary sources.

  26. Women's History
    www.smithsonianeducation.org/educators/resource_library/women_resources.html
    Resources from the Smithsonian.

  27. Women's History Month
    www.infoplease.com/spot/womenshistory1.html
    Women's history links and a timeline.

  28. Women's History Sourcebook
    www.fordham.edu/halsall/women/womensbook.html
    Great women of the past.

  29. Women's International Center Biographies
    www.wic.org/bio/idex_bio.htm
    Biographical index.

  30. WWW Virtual Library: Women's History
    www.iisg.nl/w3vlwomenshistory/
    Global links for women's history.
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Updated October 28, 2014
by Gloria Godtel
District Media Specialist