June 17, 2022

Primary Source Spotlight: Robert Frost

Robert Frost poems & poetry books "A Hillside Thaw" c 1930 "A Mood Apart" 1945 "The Runaway" c 1930 "My November Guest" North of Boston 1914 A Boy's Will 1915 Mountain Interval 1921 Robert Frost Reads Poem at JFK's Inauguration January 20, 1961 from America's Library Frost Inaugural poetry "Dedication" Robert Frost's Presidential Inaugural Poem typescript with Frost's holograph script corrections in ink The Poetry of Robert Frost: "The Gift … [Read more...]

State Spotlight: New Hampshire

New Hampshire stories from America’s Library New Hampshire primary source set with Teacher’s Guide New Hampshire maps New Hampshire books & articles Correspondence related to New Hampshire New Hampshire oral histories & songs New Hampshire sheet music New Hampshire films Pictorial Americana: Selected images of New Hampshire New Hampshire images from American Memory More New Hampshire images New Hampshire legislation New Hampshire Guide to Law … [Read more...]

Today in History: Dartmouth College

Today in History–December 13–the Library of Congress features Dartmouth College, which obtained a royal charter on this day in 1769. One of the oldest colleges in the United States, this New Hampshire institution began humbly but is now considered one of the country's top universities. Learn more by visiting the Today in History section, then follow the links to find more Dartmouth College primary sources. Reverend Eleazar Wheelock Started Dartmouth College from America's Library Dartmouth … [Read more...]

Featured Source: Pierce examining a witness–the good Samaritan

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