Created by the Oakland Museum of California, this site gives a comprehensive look into the California Gold Rush of the nineteenth-century.
An international collection of resources for study of the German language and German culture.
The Gilder Lehrman Institute for American History offers a variety of resources to promote the study of American history, including online collections, archives, teaching modules, and links to valuable educational resources.
The history of modern science reflected in the life of its seminal practitioner.
A gateway to the cultural resources of France.
Historical papers chronicling emancipation during the Civil War.
Makes the papers of this prolific African American figure in his historical context available to a broad audience.
This website provides an overview of the First World War, and is intended at a general rather than academic readership.
The site offers a comprehensive view of F. Scott Fitzgerald's life, works, and influence on American literature. Links to audio clips, film clips, and quotations from Fitzgerald and other notable figures deepen visitors' understanding of the author.
Multimedia resources for the study of the time from Columbus up to the expedition of Lewis and Clark.