US History Links

General US History

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US Maps

US Debt (over history)

History Quotes

White House

UT Maps Collection

US History Textbook

Africans in America

African-American Migration Experience

American Memory: Historical Collections for the National Digital Library

American President: An Online Reference Resource

Archival Research Catalog

Avalon Project: Documents in Law, History, and Government

Presidential Powers

Battle Lines: Letters from America’s Wars

Military Campaign Atlases

Digital History

English Language Resources

Famous Trials

History Matters: The US Survey Course on the Web

Library of Virginia Digital Library Program

Map Collections: 1500-2003

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

The Presidents

Guide to Presidential Elections

United States Historical Census Data Browser

Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000

US Websites by Time Period

Worlds Meet & Colonization – Beginnings to 1763

Archive of Early American Images

Stono River Bridge Rebellion

Stono Rebellion II

Stono Rebellion III

Pueblo Revolt (see further links at bottom of page)

Pueblo Revolt–Primary Source–Governor Letter

Pueblo Revolt II

Pueblo Revolt III

Atlantic Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Americas: A Visual Record

Colonial Connecticut Records, 1636-1776

Cultural Readings: Colonization and Print in the Americas

The Kraus Collection of Sir Francis Drake – Rare Books and Special Collections

Plymouth Colony Archive Project

Raid on Deerfield: The Many Stories of 1704

Salem Witch Trials: Documentary Archive and Transcription Project

Slavery in New York

Virtual Jamestown

Revolution & The New Nation

American Shores: Maps of the Middle Atlantic Region to 1850

Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation: Congressional Documents and Debates

Documents from the Continental Congress and Constitutional Convention

First American West: The Ohio River Valley, 1750-1820

Geography of Slavery in Virginia

George Washington Papers, 1741-1799

James Madison Papers

Primary Documents in American History

Religion and the Founding of the American Republic

Thomas Jefferson Digital Archive

Thomas Paine National Historical Association

Expansion & Reform 1801-1861

Abraham Lincoln Historical Digitization Project

Accessible Archives

America’s First Look into the Carmera: Daguerreotype Portraits and Views, 1839-1864

American Transcendentalism Web

Dred Scott Case

Edgar Alan Poe

Knowing Poe

Immigration to the United States

Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition

Mexican-American War and the Media

North American Slave Narratives, Beginnings to 1920

Rivers, Edens, Empires: Lewis and Clark and the Revealing of America

Slaves and the Courts, 1740-1860

Trials to Utah and the Pacific: Diaries and Letters, 1846-1869

Civil War & Reconstruction 1850-1877

Abraham Lincoln Papers

Born in Slavery: Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers’ Project, 1936-1938

Civil War Treasures from the New York Historical Society

Freedmen’s Bureau Online

Selected Civil War Photographs

Territorial Kansas Online

Uncle Tom’s Cabin and American Culture

Union Army Project

Valley of the Shadow: Two Communities in the American Civil War

Development of the Industrial US 1870-1900

Alexander Grahm Bell Family Papers

Booker T. Washington Papers

California as I Saw It: First-Person Narratives of California’s Early Years, 1849-1900

Chicago Anarchists on Trial: Evidence for the Haymaket Affair, 1886-1887

The Chinese in California, 1850-1925

David Rumsey Historical Map Collection

Emergence of Advertising in America: 1850-1920

Harpers Weekly

Indian Peoples of the Northern Great Plains

Making of America in the 19th Century – Books & Journals

Making of America in the 19th Century

Mark Twain in His Times

Native American Documents Project

Prarie Settlement: Nebraska Photographs and Family Letters

Taking the Long View: Panoramic Photographs, 1851-1991

Thomas A. Edison Papers

Votes for Women: Selections from the Nat’l American Woman Suffrage Assoc. Collection, 1848-1921

Emergence of Modern America 

Teddy Roosevelt Library

Alcohol, Temperance, and Prohibition

Amateur Athletic Foundation Digiral Archive

America at Work, America at Leisure: Motion Pictures from 1894-1915

American Family Immigration History Center

American Leaders Speak: Recordings from WWI and the 1920 Election

American Radicalism Collection

Child Labor in America, 1908-1912: Photographs of Lewis W. Hine

Clash of Cultures in the 1910s and 1920s

Digiral Archive Collections at the University of Hawai’i at Manoa Library

Edward S. Curtis’s The North American Indian

1896: The Presidential Campaign

Harlem: Mecca of the New Negro

History of the American West, 1860-1920

Jack London’s Writings

Marcus Garvey and Universal Negro Improvement Association Papers Project

Margaret Sanger Papers Project

Photographs from the Chicago Daily News: 1902-1933

SIRIS Image Gallery

Spanish-American War in Motion Pictures

Stars and Stripes: The American Soldiers’ Newspaper of WWI, 1918-1919

Touring Turn-of-the-Century America: Photographs from the Detroit Publishing Co., 1880-1920

Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Urban Experience in Chigago: Hull-House and its Neighborhoods, 1889-1963

Without Sanctuary: Photographs and Postcards of Lynching in America

The Wizard of Oz: An American Fairy Tale

The World of 1898: The Spanish-American War

World War I Document Archive

Great Depression and WWII 1929-1945

Advertisements 1911-1955

After the Day of Infamy: “Man on the Street” Interviews Following the Attack on Pearl Harbor

America from the Great Depression to World War II: Photographs fromm the FSA-OWI, 1935-1945

American Life Histories: Manuscripts from the Federal Writers’ Project, 1936-1940

Ansel Adams’s Photographs of Japanese-American Internment at Manzanar

By the People, For the People: Posters from the WPA, 1936-1943

Densho: the Japanese American Legacy Project

Federal Emergency Relief Administration (FERA) Photos

FDR Presidential Library and Digital Archives

Historic Government Publications from WWII: A Digital Library

The History of Social Security

New Deal Network

Northwestern European Military Situation Maps from WWII

Remembering Jim Crow

Studs Terkel: Conversations with America

Time Archive, 1923-Present

U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum

William P. Gottlieb: Photographs from the Golden Age of Jazz

Postwar United States

Brown v. Board of Education

Central High Crisis

CIA Electronic Reading Room

Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive

CWIHP: Cold War International History Project

Dynamics of Idealism: Volunteers for Civil Rights, 1965-1982

Experiencing War: Stories from the Veterans History Project

History and Politics Out Loud

Internet Moving Images Archive

Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum

Martin Luther King Jr., Papers Project

National Election Studies

NSA and the Cuban Missile Crisis

Parallel History Project on Cooperative Security

Rutgers Oral History Archive

Television News of the Civil Rights Era

Truman Presidential Museum and Library

White House Tapes: The Presidential Recordings Program

Contemporary US 1968-Present

Bureau of Economic Analysis

CQ Hiostoric Documents Series: Online Edition

Fifty Years of Coca-Cola Television Advertisments

Freedom of Information Act, Electronic Reading Room

Gulf War

Herblock’s History: Political Cartoons from the Crash to the Millenium

The Living Room Candidate: PResidential Campaign Comercials, 1952-2008

Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States, 1992-2004

September 11 Digital Archive

Teach Women’s History Project

Vietnam Center and Archive

Watergate Revisited