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Prof. Vecchio - 19th Century U.S. History: Internet Resources

Searching the Internet

On the Internet, it helps to find the domains of museum websites, archives, documentary/television productions, libraries, and educational and historic organizations, whose work is accurately identifying archival items (photographs, posters, artifacts, etc.).

Internet Resources

You might do the following Google Search:



e.g. Women's History Timeline;

       Civil War Timeline

Important!: There are many well meaning enthusiast sites on the web. In particular, there has also been an explosion of infographic and meme-type content designed to amuse and entertain that may be inaccurate. You must verify any information you find with a reliable source. (See the "Evaluating Sources" tab above).

Digitized Primary Sources on the Web