Experience Online - The Presidents
This site has great resources, screensavers, quotes and a teacher's guide on U.S.
Find facts at this US history resource for kids at this great PBS web site.
Memory - Learning Page
This Web site guides you through American Memory historical collections and other
Library of Congress resources. It also has activities for kids and classroom ideas
This site includes presidential-speech notes and a police blotter from the assassination
of President Lincoln, not to mention other documents.
Red Cross Virtual Museum
Take a tour of six eras through the history of the American Red Cross.
At this site you can find information about Thanksgiving. Includes games, pictures,
Home in the Heartland
At this site research family life from 1700 to the present in Illinois.
the Capitol for a New Nation
This site offers information about the Capital and how it was built.
Johnson's Mayflower Web Pages
This site includes dimensions and images of the Mayflower. Plus an inventory of
the vessel and its documents.
Trail of Tears - 1838-1839
At this site you can read about the Cherokee trail and view other information.
At this web site you can find out why Washington D.C. was chosen as the capitol.
This site has a timeline of colonial-era events. Along with information about
events that took place before, during and after the Revolution.
During the Revolutionary War
You can navigate through this site by clicking on a map of the colonies to see
and read about battle sites.