* indicates a metasite of links to imagebases.


American Memory Historical Collections

Library of Congress

Best of History Web Sites

Center for Teaching History with Technology*

Duke Digital Collections *

“Digitized historic photographs, advertisements, texts & more from Duke’s unique library collections.”

Global Gateway: Collaborative Digital Libraries

“international relations,” Library of Congress *

Historical Figures,

portrait gallery, Perry-Castañeda Library, University of Texas at Austin

Historical Map Web Sites

Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection, UTexas, Austin *

Historical Maps of the United States

Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection, UTexas, Austin *

History and Geography

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

History and Social Studies

EdSITEment, National Endowment for the Humanities, image links *

History Matters: The U.S. Survey Course on the Web

CUNY and George Mason University, Search “images” or Advanced Search check Topic(s) and Types of Resources Images

Images of American Political History,

William J. Ball, The College of New Jersey

Library of Congress Photostream


Life Photo Archive

hosted by Google (1750s to today)

Mapping History

(University of Oregon)

Material Culture and Daily Life

WorldImages, California State University

Picturing U.S. History

American Social History Project, Center for Media and Learning, CUNY *

Selection of Web-Accessible Collections

Harvard University

Teaching with Documents Lesson Plans

US National Archives, United States history

Tax History Museum

(Joseph J. Thorndike, public service initiative from Tax Analysts)

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