General Resources

EDSITEment contains a variety of links to other websites and references to resources available through government, nonprofit, and commercial entities.

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Voices of Democracy

The Voices of Democracy project is designed to promote the study of great speeches and public debates. The emphasis of the project is on the actual words of those who, throughout American history, have defined the country's guiding principles.

First Federal Congress Project

Chartered by the University Research Center affiliated with the Department of History at the George Washington University, this site has a dual mission: collecting, researching, editing and publishing the universally acclaimed Documentary History of the First Federal Congress, 1789-1791, and serving as a research center on the most important and productive Congress in U.S. history.

Academy of American Poets

Produced by the Academy of American Poets, this site contains biographies of poets and the texts of hundreds of poems, many with images and sound files.

African American History Month

The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum join in paying tribute to the generations of African Americans who struggled with adversity to achieve full citizenship in American society.

African Studies Center

Cultural, educational, and statistical resources covering the African continent. From the University of Pennsylvania.

African Voices

Explore African art, history, and political and social themes through essays, timelines, and images in this Smithsonian online exhibit.

Africans in America

A companion site to the PBS series tracing the struggle against slavery with a rich array of classroom-ready resources (no film available).