Looking for primary sources related to a particular time period in U.S. history? The Teaching with Library of Congress blog suggests using the American Memory Timeline, an online presentation that provides a comprehensive look through U.S. history using primary sources from the Library’s collections. For teaching ideas, read the whole blog post. More resources are listed below.
U.S. History by Time Period links to primary sources & more resources, colonial beginnings to the 21st century
American Memory Timeline settlement to 1968
Jump back in time with America’s Library 1492-1977