The following websites have been approved for use in the classroom by EDSITEment. Browse websites by subject area.
Archive containing over 77,000 documents related to the study of the Presidency. “Today in History” feature highlights a Presidential address or event.
A wealth of information about the history of the American Presidency, including an archive of essays, images, speeches, and presidential recordings.
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.
A collection of critical essays on the principles of the American transcendentalist movement, including its roots & influences and authors & texts.
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.