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Updated: January 12, 2005

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General U.S. History Resources

The Presidents of the United States
Everything you ever wanted to know about U.S. Presidents from www.whitehouse.gov - dates of service, trivia, biographies, and pictures. First Ladies are also included.

Great American Speeches
80 years of political oratory from PBS. Includes ideas for teachers, a speech archive, trivia, and Critics' Corner.

Today in History Archive
Sponsored by the Library of Congress, this site highlights historical events in U. S. history for each day of the year.

Smithsonian Institution -- U. S. History
An immense listing of historical artifacts and essays arranged by subject from the Smithsonian Institution..

American Memory
A guide to the historical collections of the National Digital Library at the Library of Congress. This includes papers, films, recordings, posters, photos, sheet music, and other materials about Americans ranging from George Washington to Harry Houdini.

America's Story
A wide-ranging look at U.S. history maintained by the Library of Congress.

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