Bloomsburg University's Harvey A. Andruss Library

A COLLECTION OF ONLINE REFERENCE TOOLS APPROPRIATE FOR
THE UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT


E200 - E9999 : U.S. History 1775 to Present

Total of 24 Records
 
Title: 20th Century Year By Year

Provider: Information Please

Subject Heading/s: United States--History.

LC Class: E740

Reference Category: Chronologies

Description: U.S. history interactive timelines by year or decade, 1900- .


Title: 20th Century Year By Year

Provider: Information Please

Subject Heading/s: United States--History.

LC Class: E740

Reference Category: Chronologies

Description: U.S. history interactive timelines by year or decade, 1900- .


Title: American Cultural History: The 19th Century

Provider: Kingwood College Library

Subject Heading/s: United States--History--19th century.

LC Class: E337.5

Reference Category: Chronologies

Description: Brief articles on various aspects of American life as it progressed by decade, with links to topics at other sites.

Updated 2/06/2009


Title: American Cultural History: The 19th Century

Provider: Kingwood College Library

Subject Heading/s: United States--History--19th century.

LC Class: E337.5

Reference Category: Chronologies

Description: Brief articles on various aspects of American life as it progressed by decade, with links to topics at other sites.

Updated 2/06/2009


Title: American Cultural History: The 20th Century

Provider: Kingwood College Library

Subject Heading/s: United States--History--20th century.

LC Class: E740

Reference Category: Chronologies

Description: Brief articles on various aspects of American life as it progressed by decade, with pictures and links to topics at other sites.

Updated 2/06/2009


Title: American Cultural History: The 20th Century

Provider: Kingwood College Library

Subject Heading/s: United States--History--20th century.

LC Class: E740

Reference Category: Chronologies

Description: Brief articles on various aspects of American life as it progressed by decade, with pictures and links to topics at other sites.

Updated 2/06/2009


Title: Biographies of the Founding Fathers

Provider: Colonial Hall

Subject Heading/s: United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Biography.

LC Class: E302

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: "The biographies on this site are primarily from 1 of the following 2 sourcesLives of the Signers to the Declaration of Independence, by the Rev. Charles A. Goodrich. Published in 1829The United States Manual of Biography and History, by James V. Marshall. Published by James B. Smith & Co., in Philadelphia in the year 1856.


Title: Biographies of the Founding Fathers

Provider: Colonial Hall

Subject Heading/s: United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Biography.

LC Class: E302

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: "The biographies on this site are primarily from 1 of the following 2 sourcesLives of the Signers to the Declaration of Independence, by the Rev. Charles A. Goodrich. Published in 1829The United States Manual of Biography and History, by James V. Marshall. Published by James B. Smith & Co., in Philadelphia in the year 1856.


Title: Chronology on Slavery and Racism

Provider: Holt House

Subject Heading/s: Slavery--United States; Afro-Americans-History; Racism-America-History.

LC Class: E441

Reference Category: Chronologies

Description: Chronology on the History of Slavery and Racism is an interactive narrative in 3 parts: 1619-1789, 1790-1829, 1830-end. Use the browser's Find function to search by word or phrase.


Title: Chronology on Slavery and Racism

Provider: Holt House

Subject Heading/s: Slavery--United States; Afro-Americans-History; Racism-America-History.

LC Class: E441

Reference Category: Chronologies

Description: Chronology on the History of Slavery and Racism is an interactive narrative in 3 parts: 1619-1789, 1790-1829, 1830-end. Use the browser's Find function to search by word or phrase.


Title: Civil War Battle Summaries

Provider: U.S. National Park Service

Subject Heading/s: United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns; Indians of North America--Wars.

LC Class: E461

Reference Category: Histories

Description: Summaries of all battles during the Civil War period by state, including those with Native Americans.


Title: Civil War Battle Summaries

Provider: U.S. National Park Service

Subject Heading/s: United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns; Indians of North America--Wars.

LC Class: E461

Reference Category: Histories

Description: Summaries of all battles during the Civil War period by state, including those with Native Americans.


Title: First Nations Histories

Provider: First Nations

Subject Heading/s: Indians of North America

LC Class: E75

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: "When complete these Histories will encompass approximately 240 tribal histories (contact to 1900). They will be limited to the lower 48 states of the U.S. but also include those First Nations from Canada and Mexico that had important roles (Huron, Micmac, Assiniboine, etc.).

Each history's content and style are representative. At the end of each History you will find links to those Nations referred to in the particular History you have just read."

An encyclopedia of native American tribes of the contiguous American states, plus some from Canada and Mexico. Author Lee Sultzman includes a substantial bibliography.


Title: First Nations Histories

Provider: First Nations

Subject Heading/s: Indians of North America

LC Class: E75

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: "When complete these Histories will encompass approximately 240 tribal histories (contact to 1900). They will be limited to the lower 48 states of the U.S. but also include those First Nations from Canada and Mexico that had important roles (Huron, Micmac, Assiniboine, etc.).

Each history's content and style are representative. At the end of each History you will find links to those Nations referred to in the particular History you have just read."

An encyclopedia of native American tribes of the contiguous American states, plus some from Canada and Mexico. Author Lee Sultzman includes a substantial bibliography.


Title: From Slavery to Freedom

Provider: U.S. Library of Congress

Subject Heading/s: Slavery--United States; Afro-Americans-History.

LC Class: E441

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: From Slavery to Freedom: The African-American Pamphlet Collection, 1824-1909 is a catalog in 5 parts to a collection of 397 pamphlets dealing with slavery, abolition, and civil rights. Primary sources.


Title: From Slavery to Freedom

Provider: U.S. Library of Congress

Subject Heading/s: Slavery--United States; Afro-Americans-History.

LC Class: E441

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: From Slavery to Freedom: The African-American Pamphlet Collection, 1824-1909 is a catalog in 5 parts to a collection of 397 pamphlets dealing with slavery, abolition, and civil rights. Primary sources.


Title: New Deal Network

Provider: New Deal Network

Subject Heading/s: United States--History--1933-1945.

LC Class: E806

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: " . . . a database of photographs, political cartoons, and texts (speeches, letters, and other historic documents from the New Deal period). Currently there are over 20,000 items in this database, many of them previously accessible only to scholars. Unlike many databases on the Web, which represent the holdings of a particular institution, NDN is drawing from a wide variety of sources around the country to create a theme-based archive." Also advertisements.


Title: New Deal Network

Provider: New Deal Network

Subject Heading/s: United States--History--1933-1945.

LC Class: E806

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: " . . . a database of photographs, political cartoons, and texts (speeches, letters, and other historic documents from the New Deal period). Currently there are over 20,000 items in this database, many of them previously accessible only to scholars. Unlike many databases on the Web, which represent the holdings of a particular institution, NDN is drawing from a wide variety of sources around the country to create a theme-based archive." Also advertisements.


Title: North American Slave Narratives

Provider: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Subject Heading/s: Slavery--United States; Afro-Americans-History.

LC Class: E441

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: Narratives and biographies of fugitive and former slaves published in broadsides, pamphlets, or books up to 1920 collected by the libraries of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and hosted by ibiblio.org. Primary sources.


Title: North American Slave Narratives

Provider: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Subject Heading/s: Slavery--United States; Afro-Americans-History.

LC Class: E441

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: Narratives and biographies of fugitive and former slaves published in broadsides, pamphlets, or books up to 1920 collected by the libraries of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and hosted by ibiblio.org. Primary sources.


Title: Speech Archives

Provider: PBS

Subject Heading/s: United States--History; Speeches, addresses, etc., American.

LC Class: E740.5

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: This collection of historical American speeches is arranged chronologically, dating to 1895; sometimes accompanied by background information, audio, and/or video. Primary sources.


Title: Speech Archives

Provider: PBS

Subject Heading/s: United States--History; Speeches, addresses, etc., American.

LC Class: E740.5

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: This collection of historical American speeches is arranged chronologically, dating to 1895; sometimes accompanied by background information, audio, and/or video. Primary sources.


Title: US Civil War Generals

Provider: University of Tennessee

Subject Heading/s: Generals--United States--Biography; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.

LC Class: E461

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: "This is a concise index to the Generals who fought on both sides of the US Civil War, and has been specifically prepared for the Internet. It is not meant to replace the several excellent biographies and encyclopedias which have been published in print form . . ."


Title: US Civil War Generals

Provider: University of Tennessee

Subject Heading/s: Generals--United States--Biography; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.

LC Class: E461

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: "This is a concise index to the Generals who fought on both sides of the US Civil War, and has been specifically prepared for the Internet. It is not meant to replace the several excellent biographies and encyclopedias which have been published in print form . . ."