December 17, 2018

City Spotlight: New York City

New York City mapsFeatured ImagesFeatured Image: Outside watch shop Featured Image: Engine Company 54 lost 15 men, 9/11/01Greater New York Illustrated: Over one hundred and fifty photographic views of the foremost city of the western hemisphere (1898)More New York City imagesNew York City historical newspapersMore New York City historical newspapers Chronicling AmericaNew York City books & articlesNew York City correspondence, reports & other … [Read more...]

Primary Source Spotlight: Immigration

Primary source setsImmigration: Challenges for New Americans (includes teacher guide) Mexican American Migrations and Communities (includes teacher guide) Immigration primary source iBook Immigration images Immigrants images The Emigrant's Guide by William Cobbett 1830 Advice and Guide to Emigrants by Patrick O'Kelly 1834 More immigration books & texts Historical newspaper coverage: immigration problem Historical newspaper coverage: immigration benefits … [Read more...]