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HISTORY

 

 

CANADIAN HISTORY

Aboriginal Canada Portal

Canadian Confederation

Canadian Encyclopedia

CBC Archives - Historical radio and television broadcasts

Constitutions Act

National Archives of Canada

BIOGRAPHY

Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online

Biography Collections - Library and Archives Canada

Canadian Prime Ministers - Library and Archives Canada

The Famous Five - Library and Archives Canada

Memorable Canadians

Women in Canadian History

WAR

Canadian War Museum - Online Exhibitions

Imperial War Museum - London, England

Virtual War Memorial - Veterans Affairs Canada

 

AMERICAN HISTORY

American Memory: Library of Congress - Information and documents in written, visual, and oral

University of Oklahoma College of Law - U.S. Historical Documents

U.S. National Archives - Exhibits and primary records from U.S. history

U.S. International Information - Outline of American history

The Avalon Project at Yale Law School - Documents in law, history, and diplomacy (includes extensive collections on Civil Rights and the Cold War)

BIOGRAPHY

POTUS: Presidents of the United States - Background information, election results, cabinet members, notable events; links to biographies, historical documents, audio and video files

From Revolution to Reconstruction - American historical figures

The White House - Presidents of the United States

The Rockefellers - Transcript of PBS film, plus primary sources and further reading links

WAR

American Revolution – PBS - Information and original newspaper articles related to the American Revolution and the film series Liberty

Civil War Resources: Rutgers University - Information and documents in written, visual, and oral media

 

BIOGRAPHY

www.nobelprize.org - Nobel prize winners

The Biography Channel - Contemporary Biographies

Celebrity Biographies - actors, athletes, models, authors

BBC History - Historical Figures

www.britannia.com - British historical figures

 

 

GENOCIDE

Genocide Studies Program - Yale University; Cambodia, East Timor, Rwanda, Holocaust, Colonial

Preventgenocide.org - International campaign to end genocide

Human Rights Watch

Amnesty International - working to protect human rights

CIA - World Factbook

Armenian Genocide

Darfur Genocide

Native Peoples Genocide

U.S. Holocaust Museum

Rwanda

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