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HUM 230/IS 230 Italian American Culture


Historical Perspectives

History Matters
Produced by WGBH Interactive for Annenberg/CPB.

Library of Congress: American Memory Collections & Internet Public Library

Smithsonian Institute

Digital History

TheHistoryNet (The National Historical Society)
World and American History, aviation and technology history, military history, and women's history.

Best of History Websites

Eye Witness to

Documents in American History
A hypertext on American History from the Colonial Period to Modern Times.

20th Century

PBS.Org: Destination America Program
Try clicking on the box, "U.S. Immigration" or "Resources" for more information from this public resource. This is not a scholarly source, but it is reputable.

The Great War: 80 Years On
This site from the BBC commemorates the war and offers users a number of interesting resources. Multimedia offerings include a ten-minute video collage of photos and newsreel footage produced by the Imperial War Museum and a selection of fascinating and poignant audio interviews of veterans, including one man who was just fourteen when he left to fight in France.

WWI Document Archive

American Cultural History: The Twentieth Century

Historical/Cultural Interactive Atlases
Most of these maps require Shockwave Director (links available at this site) -- from University of Oregon.

Library of Congress
Historical maps, photos, documents, legislative information and more.

World History
E-texts and Maps on Antiquity, the Middle ages, and the 20th Century.


Religious Freedom in America
Maintained at the University of Virginia by Jeffrey K. Hadden.

Country Studies
From the Library of Congress, includes extensive historical outlines.

 Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation
U.S. Congressional Documents and Debates

HyperHistory Online
Over 2000 files covering 3000 years of world history.

World History
E-texts and Maps on Antiquity, the Middle ages, and the 20th Century.


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