The following websites have been approved for use in the classroom by EDSITEment. Browse websites by subject area.
Broad range of materials on Mark Twain the writer and his times.
Searchable repository of monographs, journals, and imprints from 1840-1900 from Cornell University Library.
This museum is a fascinating, interactive 3-D look at what was once the United States’ most visited museum – until it mysteriously burned to the ground in 1865. Visitors can explore the virtual reconstruction and embedded resources, which can be used with classroom lessons, along with clues to the mystery of who set the fire.
An online treasure of recordings that were thought lost or obscure which covers almost the whole spectrum of the American experience since the beginning of recorded sound.