Best Places to Start
- Core Documents of U.S. Democracy
- This Government Printing Office site offers access to key documents of American History - The Declaration of Independence, The Articles of Confederation, the United States Constitution , the Gettysburg Address and more.
- Library of Congress - American Memory
- The American Memory project provides access to historical document collections, photographs, paintings and audio related to the American experience.
- National Archives
- The National Archives provides a web portal to its online indexes and access to digitized historical United States government information throughout history. The archives has a particularly strong collection of materials related to military history.