Digital Museums, Libraries, Government Archives, and Media Archives on the Web.

Yale Makes 260,000 Images Available Online

With No Limitations On Their Usage

http://discover.odai.yale.edu/ydc/

Thomas Congressional Record
http://thomas.loc.gov/home/thomas.php

100 milestone documents
http://www.ourdocuments.gov/content.php?flash=false&page=milestone

Harry Truman Presidential Library and Museum

http://www.trumanlibrary.org/photos/av-photo.htm

History Matters -Online History Textbook with lots of resources

http://historymatters.gmu.edu/

Digital History form University of Houston

http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/

PBS Online

http://www.pbs.org/

Cnn.com Archives

http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/

California Digital Library

http://www.californiadigitallibrary.org/

The New York Public Library

http://www.nypl.org/digital/

Digital Library for Earth System Education

http://www.dlese.org/dds/index.jsp

American Memory (Library of Congress)

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/

The Thomas Jefferson Papers

http://www.thomasjeffersonpapers.org/

Digital South Asia Library

http://dsal.uchicago.edu/

International Journal of Early Journals

http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk/ilej/

The Library of Virginia

http://www.lva.lib.va.us/whatwehave/

Cornell Digital Library

http://www.library.cornell.edu/about/digital_collections.html

Making of America

http://cdl.library.cornell.edu/moa/

Columbia University’s Digital Library

http://www.columbia.edu/cu/lweb/projects/digital/

Boston College Art Collection

http://www.bc.edu/libraries/centers/bapst/resources/s-images/

Denver Public Library – Photos of the West

http://photoswest.org/

Smithsonian Institution

http://www.si.edu/

National Archives and Records Administration

http://www.archives.gov/

Presidential Libraries Online

http://www.archives.gov/presidential_libraries/addresses/addresses.html

Library of Congress

http://www.loc.gov

British Library

http://www.bl.uk/

Archive.org

http://www.archive.org

Picts 4 learning

http://www.pics4learning.com/

Omaha Public library

http://www.omahapubliclibrary.net/

Durham Western heritage Museum

http://www.dwhm.org

Creative Commons

http://creativecommons.org/

Creative Commons Search

http://search.creativecommons.org/

Yahoo Creative Commons Search

http://search.yahoo.com/cc



The Holocaust History Project
PBS's //American Experience//: "America and the Holocaust"
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum


*Marshall University Plane Crash
http://www.wvculture.org/History/disasters/marshallplanecrash01.html

Mount St. Helens, Washington, May 18, 1980 Eruption
http://vulcan.wr.usgs.gov/Volcanoes/MSH/May18/framework.html

The Sultan of Swat - George Herman "Babe" Ruth 1895-1948
http://newyork.yankees.mlb.com/NASApp/mlb/nyy/history/ruth.jsp

N.Y. Yankees - History
http://newyork.yankees.mlb.com/NASApp/mlb/nyy/history/index.jsp

National Baseball Hall of Fame - Babe Ruth
http://www.baseballhalloffame.org/hofers_and_honorees/hofer_bios/Ruth_Babe.htm

The Great Fire of London 1666 as reported by the London Gazette
http://www.exmsft.com/~davidco/History/fire1.htm
http://www.pepys.info/fire.html

Tuskegee Airmen
http://www.af.mil/news/airman/0299/tusk.htm


Freedom Now! Archival project of Tougaloo College and Brown University.
http://www.stg.brown.edu/projects/FreedomNow/

When Youth Protest (Mississippi Historical Society)
http://mshistory.k12.ms.us/features/feature21/civilrights.html

Mississippi Freedom Summer (King Institute ~ Stanford Univ)
http://www.stanford.edu/group/King/about_king/encyclopedia/freedom_summer.htm

Civil Rights Movement Veterans Website
http://www.crmvet.org/about1.htm

San Francisco Earthquake and Fire
The Great 1906 San Francisco Earthquake (USGS)
http://quake.usgs.gov/info/1906/

The Great Fire of London
http://www.london-fire.gov.uk/about_us/our_history/the_great_fire_of_london.asp
http://www.angliacampus.com/education/fire/london/history/greatfir.htm
http://www.luminarium.org/encyclopedia/greatfire.htm

Amelia Earhart
http://www.history.navy.mil/faqs/faq3-1.htm
http://www.ameliaearhart.com/about/index.php
http://www.usni.org/NavalHistory/Articles00/nhriley.htm

Tuskegee Airmen
http://www.cr.nps.gov/museum/exhibits/tuskegee/airoverview.htm
http://www.tuskegee.edu/Global/story.asp?S=1127695

Martin Luther King, Jr.
http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1964/king-bio.html
http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/mlk

Spanish Flu Epidemic
http://www.nature.com/nature/focus/1918flu/index.html
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/secrets/case_killerflu/index.html

Useful history websites:
AMDOCS: Documents for the Study of American History
American Memory - Collections of the Library of Congress
American Women's History: A Research Guide
Best Information on the Net - History: Sites selected for scholarly research by O'Keefe Library at St. Ambrose University; primarily free sites, some subscription sites are listed to which CBC students will not have access.
Best of History Web Sites: indexes "over 1200 history-related web sites that have been reviewed for quality, accuracy, and usefulness."
Biography of America: companion website to the Annenberg/WGBH video series, with key events, maps, and a 'webography' for each segment. Videos may be viewed online with free registration.
Digital History: Primarily U.S. history
Cold War International History Project
History Guide: A "subject gateway to scholarly relevant websites in history;" use the Advanced Search feature to limit by language (this is an international project).
History Matters: the U.S. Survey Course on the Web.
History/North America/Internet Resources - Subject guide from Rutger's University Libraries.
Internet Public Library - History Section
Making of America: "a digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction."
OAIster: Open Archives Initiative; searches over 7 million records of "academically-oriented digital resources."
Perseus Digital Library: Primary and secondary sources for the study of various time periods and places, including the classical world and the English Renaissance.
Repositories of Primary Sources: Lists"over 5000 websites describing holdings of manuscripts, archives, rare books, historical photographs, and other primary sources;" most have at least some online content.
U.S. National Archives: Includes thousands of online historical documents.
World Wide Web Virtual Library - History