Provides access to nearly a million descriptions of detailed archival collections held by libraries, museums, historical societies, and archives worldwide.
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Search ProQuest newspapers. Full text articles are included.
For high school students. Useful for homework and in-depth research assignments. Includes reference works, biographies, essays, overviews, primary works, images, and periodical articles.
An excellent place to start gathering material for your History Day project.
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Hundreds of famous speeches in text, audio and/or video format
Historical American newspapers from 1836 to 1922.
History of costume and fashion.
One of largest collections of primary source material available online. Contains many images.
Access to the annual one-volume U.S. governmental handbook of statistics. Coverage from 1878-2012
The cost-of-living down through the ages.
The Library carries this publication.
Try this for timelines.
Good for primary source material. Excellent search capacity.
Images from Minnesota history.
Decades of great public TV broadcasts on Minnesota history and more.
Good overview of U.S. government historical records. Useful for genealogists and researchers.
Actual text of 100 milestone documents in American history. Good primary source material.
What happened this day in history.
Everything you need to get started on your History Day project.