Primary Source Resources - Social Studies

Primary Sources on the Web -
ProTeacher! Using primary resources in the SS classroom - K-6 -
Primary Source Materials & Document Based Questions -
Teacher Resources - Using Primary Sources in the Classroom -
American Memory from LOC -
Teaching with Documents -
History Matters: Making Sense of Evidence -
Social Studies Central -
Primary Resources: History: General Resources & Famous People (from the U.K.) -

America's Story - Jump Back in Time -

Archiving Early America - primary source material from 18th Century America

Picturing the Century: Galleries -

The Price of Freedom: Exhibition - interactive exhibitions of all the conflicts the US has been a part of and includes lessons and artifacts -

Eyewitness to History - history through the eyes of those who lived it

HSI: Historical Scene Investigation - Everyone loves CSI crime shows. This site is based on being a CSI but using historical primary evidence to solve a historical question. INTERESTING!

Historical Marker Database - photos, maps, commentary -

Center for History and New Media -

PBS - THE WEST - Index of Resources -

Edward S. Curtis's North American Indians:photographs -

Mayflower -

Early American Colonization -

Music in Slave Life -
Slavery and the Making of America -

Colonial Williamsburg -
Patrick Henry -

Boston Massacre Historyical Society -
LIBERTY! - The American Revolution -

Constitution of the United States - Official Site -
The Constitution for Kids -
Charters of Freedom (Charters, Dec of Independence, Contstitution, Bill of Rights) -

American History: "Growth of a Nation" -

Jefferson's West: Thomas Jefferson and the Lewis & Clark Expedition -

Civil War - information and images -