See also Gateway Sites
America in Caricature,1765-1865
Political Cartoons of the Lilly Library; topics include About Caricatures, The Colonial Years 1765-1798, The War of 1812, Abraham Lincoln 1860-1865.
Cartoons of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era
Cartoons from the Anti-Trust movement, Anti-Imperialism Movement, Election of 1900, Careers of Teddy Roosevelt and William McKinley.
Chronology of US Historical Documents
From the University of Oklahoma College of Law; many laws, treaties and inaugural addresses of Presidents.
Core Documents of U.S. Democracy
From the U.S. Government Printing Office; documents that are legal, legislation, regulatory, or from the Office of the President.
Documents for the Study Of American History
Extensive collection of documents, writings, letters for the study of American history, 15th century through present.
FDR Cartoon Collection Dtabase
Thousands of political cartoons from the presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
Franklin D. Roosevelt Library & Museum
Collection of 13,000 documents, photographs, sound recordings, and video recordings found at the Franklin D. Roosevelt Library in Hyde Park, New York. Files are separated into 3 diplomatic files: German, British and Vatican.
Researchers have online access to the "illustrations, cartoons, news, literature, editorials, and ads of Harper’s Weekly...the only consistent, comprehensive, week-to-week chronological record of what happened world-wide in the last half of the nineteenth century."
History Channel: Famous Speeches in History
Audio collection of some of the most famous broadcasts and recordings of the twentieth century. Categories: Presidential, War, Civil Rights, Sports.
History and Politics Out Loud: a searchable archive of politically significant audio materials
Search the database or browse by title, speaker or date. Covers 1930 to present.
Impeachment of Andrew Johnson
28 political cartoons, all centering on the impeachment of Andrew Johnson. Each features an analysis.
Teaching Politics: Images of American Political History
A collection of over 500 public domain images, originally developed to support teaching of American political thought.
Theodore Roosevelt Political Cartoons
Teddy Roosevelt's life through cartoons; a 3-minute movie is also available.
Searchable Photo Essays from 1999 to present; Links to Europe and Asia photo essays.
News, policies, speeches, pictures from history.
Organized and Maintainted by
Ann B. Perham Ann_Perham@needham.k12.ma.us
Needham High School, Needham, Massachusetts
Updated: January 2012