The African-American Mosaic: African-American Culture & History
African-American experiences in America; table of contents useful.
America from the Great Depression to World War II: Photographs from FSA-OWI, 1935-1945
Color and black and white photos from the Depression; popular requests photos or staff selections.
American FactFinder (information from the Census)
U.S. Census Bureau search including profiles of states, cities, and counties.
American Folklife Center
Information and recordings including recording clips from Afro-American spirituals, worksongs, and ballads; recording clips of Southern folksingers in 1939; use "listen to this recording."
American Leaders Speak: Recordings from World War I and the 1920 Election
Recordings by subject, keyword, speakers; use "listen to this recording."
American Memory: Historical Collections for the National Digital Library
Library of Congress online resources. Search by collection or keyword. Today in History. Learning Page includes search help, activities, and lesson ideas.
The Big Picture Archive: On-line Puzzles
Online history jigsaw puzzles including Heroines and Heroes, Play Ball, Turn of the Century, and Summer Days.
Black Facts Online
Can be searched by date, keyword, or topic for black History facts.
By Popular Demand: Portraits of the Presidents and First Ladies, 1789 - Clinton
Library of Congress pictures of the Presidents and First Ladies from 1789 - 1999.
Chiefs of State & Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments
Alphabetical listing of chiefs of state and cabinet members of governments other than the United States.
Information from the National Archives and Records Administration about the Constitution and its signers.
Consumer's Resource Handbook
Online information from the Consumer Information Center including consumer tips about car repair, car purchase, telephone sales, home financing, and credit reports; Consumer Assistance Directory includes information about National Consumer Information, Better Business Bureaus, and Consumer Protection Offices.
Country Studies: Area Handbooks
Information about 100 countries; some with photographs, maps, and charts.
Document Analysis Worksheets
Worksheets to analyze documents including written documents, photographs, cartoon, posters, and maps.
The Oyez Project: Supreme Court
Information about the Supreme Court including list of justices, cases, and Today in Supreme Court History.
Places in the News
Information about countries or regions in the news.
Social Security and You
Download Social Security and You teacher's kit.
This link has all sorts of lyrics and lyric sites - pop, fold, showtunes, etc. Helpful for writing projects.
Information about and articles from Teaching Tolerance magazine with emphasis on tolerance, diversity, and justice.
This Day in History
Information about what happened in history on today's date.
Today in History
Today in history from the Library of Congress.
Today in History
Links to many sites with today in history information.
United States House of Representatives
Information about the House of Representatives including bills, roll call votes, and reports; visit web sites of Representatives.
The White House
Information from the White House including summaries from press releases, hot topics, archives of White House documents, Citizen's Handbook, e-mailing the President and Vice President, and Federal Services information links.