Black History and Civil Rights
Native American History
Pictures & Newsreels
Internet Archive Newsreels from Prelinger copyright-friendly
The Newsreel Archive Newsreels from the 1930s, 40's & 50's copyright-friendly
Founding and General Information
CSPAN CLASSROOM Free video-based materials for social studies teachers: constitution clips, classroom deliberations, on this day in history, lesson plans, bell ringers.
Digital Public Library of America A collection of photographs, books, maps, news footage, oral histories, personal letters, museum objects, artwork, government documents from America's Libraries, and other cultural heritage institutions that include US and world history.
1940's New York "provides hundreds of photos & color-coded maps, statistics, and short narratives about neighborhoods across the city. The statistics and maps are based on the 1940 Census, providing a rich complement to the individual 1940 Census records that are available online."
The Founders' Constitution Complete copies of the United StatesConstitution and the Bill of Rights with commentaries and criticisms.
The Library of Congress Memory Project Primary source materials relating to the history and culture of the United States.
Our Documents 100 milestone documents of American History
Purchasing Power of Money in the United States from 1774 to 2006
Unz.com free periodicals, books, and magazines from US history
Civil & Women's Rights
Slavery and the Civil War
Documenting the American South Primary source materials documenting the cultural history of the American South from the collections of the University of North Carolina.
Una Storia Segreta Enemy Aliens” opened at the Museo Italo Americano in San Francisco in 1994 providing access to facts about Italian American restriction, internment, and evacuation during World War II.
Fold3 US soldiers through stories and pictures
Arab Culture and Civilization Teach Mideast.org focuses primarily on the culture and civilization
The Avalon Project at Yale Primary documents relevant to law, history, economics, politics, diplomacy, and government from pre-18th to the 21st century.