Victorian Women Writers Project

Texts and contexts for students of 19th-century British literature.

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Victorian Web

Resources on literature, politics, science, and art during the Victorian age in Great Britain.

Valley of the Shadow

Multimedia resources bring to life two communities divided by Civil War.

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United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Straightforward access to the Museum's archives, including photographs, transcripts of lectures, and guidelines for teaching about the Holocaust.

Uncle Tom's Cabin & American Culture

This website from the University of Virginia presents a vast multimedia archive of primary material, 1830 to 1930, organized around Harriet Beecher Stowe's seminal work. Educators should preview the material, particularly the various representations of race and slavery in the archive, to determine what is appropriate for use in their own classroom discussion.

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Wired for Books

Most of the best English language writers found their way to Don Swaim's CBS Radio studio in New York. The one-on-one interviews typically lasted 30 to 45 minutes and then were down to a two-minute radio show. Listen to the voices of many of the greatest writers of the twentieth century.

Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, Education

Created by the Harry S. Truman Library, this webpage offers links to a panoply of programs and multimedia classroom resources for K-12 teachers and their students.

Treasures@Sea

This site provides clear, multi-layered humanities and scientific content that seeks to educate elementary school students about the ocean and the life it contains.

Thoreau Reader

Annotated works of Henry David Thoreau and an extensive resource list on his life and works. Teaching Thoreau feature with further resources.

Thomas Gray Archive

This “interactive hypermedia repository” describes itself as a “dynamic online environment that serves as a reading aid for the interested general reader and as a research tool for professional readers of Gray’s work.”