Timeline of History - 20th Century at a Glance
Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Little Italy: 1900
High-resolution vintage photo archive with thousands of HD images.
Hiding the Lockheed Plant during World War II
The person I received this from said she got back an interesting story about someone's mother who worked at Lockheed, and she as a younger child, remembers all this. And to this day, it is the first pictures of it she's s...
Original photographs from the Civil War
Original photographs from the Civil War
101 Interesting Facts about the Civil War
Christopher Columbus was awful (but this other guy was not)...
The surprising ages of the Founding Fathers on July 4, 1776...
For the Journal of the American Revolution, Todd Andrlik compiled a list of the ages of the key participants in the Revolutionary
Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Field of Mars: 1890
Digital Posters (U.S. Produced WWII Posters) at the Virtual...
SAN FRANCISCO 1906 - AMAZING OLDE PICTURE!
HANG IN THERE - IT'S A LARGE FILE - IT TAKES A WHILE TO DOWNLOAD!
Net Worth of American Presidents vs. National Debt
This infographic shows the U.S. presidentsâ€™ private debt and the U.S. public debt fluctuating over the years. Public debt reached more than $14 trillion this month.
Yale University Releases 170,000 Incredible Photos Of The...
In a database called Photogrammar, Yale has just released 170,000 searchable photos of the Great Depression. Previously stored away in the government archives, these are the unseen images taken by great photographers such as Dorothea Lange, Walker Ev...
Browse The NYPL Digital Picture Collection(P)
the web site of The New York Public Library Mid-Manhattan Library Digital Picture Collection.
Similarities Between the Assassinations of Kennedy and Lincoln...
by Ron Kurtus (revised 24 November 2006)
Ages of Revolution: How Old Were They on July 4, 1776?
It's a simple question — perhaps so basic that it's been overlooked. How old were the key participants of the American Revolution? And not just the Founding Fathers. Authors often reveal the age of a soldier, politician or other main character in boo...
WW II Veteran Stories - Vince Speranza
The 101st Airborne Museum 'Le Mess' in Bastogne presents WW II Veteran Stories. Last December we met Mr. Vincent Speranza.
vintage everyday: 30 Stunning Vintage Photographs of St....
Driving Around New York City - 1928
Happenstance | Futility Closet
An idler's miscellany of compendious amusements
A People's History of the United States
All Digitized Newspapers - Chronicling America (The Library...
Search America's historic newspapers pages from 1836-1922 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the and the Library of Congress.
Presidents before and after their term(s)
War photography vol.2
Highly Selected Photos
Robin Williams as the American Flag
http://www.pfaw.org Robin Williams portrays the American flag in "I Love Liberty," a two-hour television special created by Norman Lear and presented by Peop...
Curiosities: Rare World War II Photos
Top nation of origin by state 1910 and 2010. (920x1845)
The Internet's visual storytelling community. Explore, share, and discuss the best visual stories the Internet has to offer.
Popular Songs in American History
Popular Songs in American History from Colonial Times to 1900, Lyrics, Historical Information, MIDIs and Tune Related Links
ministero camminate strane
Cowboy Codes of the West
Common sense cowboy codes of conduct from the American wild west.
The History Place
Incredible Color Photographs of U.S. Life in the 1940s
Photograph courtesy of The Library of Congress These vivid color photos from the Great Depression and World War II capture an era generally seen only in black-and-white. Photog...
Johnny Cash - The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
Excerpt from the Johnny Cash history of the American Railroad documentary : 'Ridin' The Rails'. Performing an acoustic version of The Band's song; 'The Night...
Resolute desk - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A Short History of America by Robert Crumb, 1979
A People's History of the United States@Everything2.com
Antietam - A Photographic Tour
Civil War Letters Collection
A selection of original Civil War correspondence between soldiers from the battlefields and their family members and friends on the homefront.
A Class Divided
Almost 20 years ago, the day after Martin Luther King, Jr. was killed, a teacher in a small town in Iowa tried a daring classroom experiment. She decided to treat children with blue eyes as superior to children with brown eyes. Frontline explores wha...
Newly Discovered 31 Rolls of Film Shot by an Unknown Soldier...
Founded by photographer Levi Bettweiser, the Rescued Film Project works to recover and develop unclaimed rolls of film from the 1930s to 1990s in an effort to reveal hidden memories and significant moments from past decades. In late 2014 at an auctio...
Great Molasses Flood - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The , also known as the and the , occurred on January 15, 1919, in the neighborhood of , in the . A large storage tank burst, and a wave of molasses rushed through the streets at an estimated 35 mph (56 km/h), killing 21 and injuring 150. The eve...
The Charms of Beacon Hill
American Rhetoric: The Power of Oratory in the United States...
Site dedicated to Public Rhetoric, political, social, movie and religious speeches and related concepts of and exercises in rhetoric.
@mental_floss Amazing fact #1547: Al Capone almost got away...
John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum
This ground-breaking initiative invites you to explore the documents, images and artifacts of JFK's Presidency.