American Civil War Museum (ACWM) - Center for 'the exploration of the American Civil War and its legacies from multiple perspectives: Union and Confederate, enslaved and free African Americans, soldiers and civilians'. Locations in Appomattox and Richmond, Virginia.
American Social History Project/Center for Media and Learning (ASHP/CML) - Based at The Graduate Center of the City University of New York, ASHP/CML produces award-winning print, visual, and multimedia materials about the working men and women whose actions and beliefs shaped American history. These include the two volume Who Built America? textbook, Freedom's Unfinished Revolution: An Inquiry Into the Civil War and Reconstruction, ten Who Built America? documentary videos with accompanying Web resources, the CD-ROMs Who Built America? From the Centennial Celebration of 1876 to the Great War of 1914 and Who Built America? From the Great War of 1914 to the Dawn of the Atomic Age in 1946, the Liberty, Equality, Fraternity: Exploring the French Revolution CD-ROM and Web site, and the Web sites History Matters: The U.S. Survey on the Web, The Lost Museum: Exploring Antebellum American Life and Culture, and Student Voices in World War II and the McCarthy Era.
California Historical Society - The state's official historical society holds extensive materials about California's history. This site provides content for researchers. Society headquarters are located in San Francisco.
Canada's National History Society - Established in 1994 as a charitable organization devoted to popularizing Canadian history, Canada's National History Society aims to make Canadians more aware and appreciative of their past. Also see Canada's History Magazine, Canada's leading popular history publication.
Chicago Historical Society - Devoted to collecting, interpreting, and presenting the history of Chicago and Illinois, as well as selected areas of American history, to the public through exhibitions, programs, research collections, and publications.
Chicago History Museum - Cares for, showcases, and interprets millions of authentic pieces of Chicago and U.S. history.
English Heritage - From visits to historic properties and battle re-enactments to conservation grants, from archaeological digs to children's books, English Heritage offers insights into England's past. Publishes the State of the Historic Environment Report annually.
German Historical Museum - The German Historical Museum has the most extensive object database of all museums in Germany that can be consulted on the Internet. The collections of the Museum are recorded and administered in the database. It currently comprises around 500,000 objects and provides digital photos of some 70 percent of these objects.
H-Net - International consortium of scholars and teachers that coordinates Internet networks to advance teaching and research in the arts, humanities, and social sciences.
Historic New England - Historic New England, presented by the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities, is the oldest, largest, and most comprehensive regional preservation organization in the country. It offers a unique opportunity to experience the lives and stories of New Englanders through their homes and possessions.
Indiana Historical Society - Maintains the nation's premier research library and archives on the history of Indiana and the Old Northwest. The Indiana Historical Society is one of the United States' oldest and largest historical societies.
King Center - Established in 1968 by Coretta Scott King, The King Center is the official, living memorial dedicated to the advancement of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., leader of America's nonviolent movement for justice, equality and peace in the 1950s and 60s.
Lincoln Institute, The - Presents research on President Abraham Lincoln's role in the Civil War and and Emancipation.
Los Alamos Historical Society - Preserves, promotes, and communicates the history and stories of Los Alamos through the Los Alamos Historical Museum, the Los Alamos Historical Society Archives and Collection, publications through Bathtub Row Press, ownership and interpretation of historic buildings, and educational programs such as its lecture series.
National Coalition for History - A Washington, D.C. based non-profit educational organization. The history coalition seeks to provide leadership in history-related advocacy, serves as the profession's national voice in the promotion of history, and acts as a clearinghouse of news and information of interest to history-related professionals.
National Constitution Center - Located on Independence Mall in Hhistoric Philadelphia, the Center provides hundreds of interactive exhibits, films and rare artifacts; feature exhibitions; and more, devoted to the U.S. Constitution.
National September 11 Memorial & Museum - The National September 11 Memorial & Museum at the World Trade Center Foundation, Inc. began formal operations in the spring of 2005 and worked with the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation on the design and construction management plan. In the summer of 2006, the organization assumed responsibility for overseeing the design and working with The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ), the construction manager on the project.
National Trust for Historic Preservation - Preservationist organization chartered by Congress in 1949. Dedicated to protecting historic buildings and revitalizing the neighborhoods and landscapes they anchor.
Royal Historical Society - Represent the needs of scholarly historians in Great Britain. Promotes the serious study of history among the wider public.
SEC Historical Society - Preserves and advances knowledge of the history of financial regulation through its virtual museum and archive.
Shapell Manuscript Foundation - An independent educational organization dedicated to the collection and research of original manuscripts and historical documents. The foundation's focus is on the histories of the United States and the Holy Land, with emphasis on the 19th and 20th centuries. The collection includes original manuscripts and documents of leading political figures and world-renowned individuals, such as the whole range of American presidents, author and humorist Mark Twain, Nobel-prize winning scientist Albert Einstein, founder of political Zionism Theodor Herzl, and more.
Smithsonian National Museum of American History - The Museum collects and preserves more than 3 million artifacts - everything from the original Star-Spangled Banner and Abraham Lincoln's top hat to Dizzy Gillespie's angled trumpet and Dorothy's ruby slippers from The Wizard of Oz.
U.S. Congressional Serial Set - Contains the House and Senate Documents and the House and Senate Reports bound by session of Congress. It began publication with the 15th Congress, 1st Session (1817). Documents before 1817 may be found in the American State Papers.
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