Websites

The following websites have been approved for use in the classroom by EDSITEment. Browse websites by subject area.

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History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/american-presidency-project">American Presidency Project</a>

American Presidency Project

Archive containing over 77,000 documents related to the study of the Presidency. “Today in History” feature highlights a Presidential address or event.

History & Social Studies
<a href="/websites/american-president">American President</a>

American President

A wealth of information about the history of the American Presidency, including an archive of essays, images, speeches, and presidential recordings.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/american-routes">American Routes</a>

American Routes

A weekly two-hour radio program produced in New Orleans, presenting a broad range of American music, and featuring background articles and interviews with the artists.

 

History & Social Studies

American Studies at the University of Virginia

The site is a repository of scholarly concentrations on such humanities topics as the 1930s, cultural maps, American literature, avant-garde and postmodern art exhibitions, and the U.S. Capitol building as an American icon. The site houses hypertexts of several American authors, including: Harriet Jacobs, Herman Melville, Mark Twain, and Harriet Beecher Stowe.

Literature & Language Arts
<a href="/websites/american-transcendentalism-web">American Transcendentalism Web</a>

American Transcendentalism Web

A collection of critical essays on the principles of the American transcendentalist movement, including its roots & influences and authors & texts.

Art & Culture
<a href="/websites/american-vernacular-music-manuscripts">American Vernacular Music Manuscripts</a>

American Vernacular Music Manuscripts

NEH-funded American Vernacular Music Manuscripts, ca. 1730-1910: Digital Collections from the American Antiquarian Society and the Center for Popular Music" offers handwritten music manuscripts by common Americans, containing primary and direct evidence of their musical preferences during a particular time and in a particular place.