Florida history

U.S. and World history

  • American Memory - Library of Congress' American Memory collections
  • American Rhetoric - includes a speech bank of over 5000 famous speeches
  • Avalon Project - documents in law, history, and diplomacy, pre-18th century to the present
  • Best of History Websites - contains annotated links to over 1000 history web sites as well as links to hundreds of quality K-12 history lesson plans, history teacher guides, history activities, history games, history quizzes, and more
  • Documenting the American South - primary resources for the study of southern history, literature, and culture
  • Historical Text Archive - publishes high quality articles, books, essays, documents, historical photos, and links, screened for content, for a broad range of historical subjects
  • History Buff - devoted to providing FREE primary source material for students, teachers, and historybuffs. This site focuses primarily on HOW news of major, and not so major, events in American history were reported in newspapers of the time
  • History Channel - official website of The History Channel
  • HistoryNet - contains daily features, photo galleries and over 1,200 articles originally published in ten history magazines published by the Weider History Group.
  • History Place - presents a fact-based, common sense approach in the presentation of the history of humanity, with great care given to accuracy
  • Old Magazine Articles - private undertaking of one old magazine enthusiast who believes deeply that today's readers of history can learn a good deal from the old periodicals
  • POTUS: Presidents of the United States - background information, election results, cabinet members, notable events, and some points of interest on each of the presidents
  • Smithsonian: History and Culture - explore different history topics of history offered by the Smithsonian Museum including biographies and other relevant issues
  • U.S. Historical Documents - a chronology of United States Historical Documents from Pre-Colonial to the present
  • Year by Year: 1900-2010 - find detailed information about a specific year or decade, also includes timelines
African-American History
  • African-American History - comprehensive guide to web pages concerning African American history arranged by topic: General History, Civil War and Slavery complied by the University of Washington
  • African-American Mosaic - a Library of Congress Resource Guide for the Study of Black History & Culture
  • Black History Month - information and links to many resources, brought to you by InfoPlease.com
  • BlackPast: Remembered and Reclaimed - provides reference materials to the general public on six centuries of African American history
  • Images of African Americans from the 19th Century - the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture of The New York Public Library provides a selection of images of 19th-century African Americans which highlights the social, political, and cultural life
  • The King Center - resources to become informed about Dr. King and the ongoing efforts to fulfill his great dream
  • PBS: African American World - provides information on African American history, arts and culture, race and society and profiles of famous Black Americans. Site also includes a timeline

Women's history

Military history
  • Naval Historical Center - official history program of the United States Navy and prepares and publishes works on the history of the United States Navy
  • U.S. Air Force History- gives an overview of Air Force history and provides links to many specialized sites
  • U.S. Army Center of Military History - keeps the official history of the U.S. Army in both peace and war and provides historical support to the Army Secretariat and Staff
  • U.S. Coast Guard History - articles, information and downloadable files about the official history of the Coast Guard
  • U.S. Marine Corps History - provides a variety of information about the Division and more importantly on the history and traditions of the United States Marine Corps
Page last updated January 13, 2014