U.S. History General Resources

Common-place: The Interactive Journal of Early American Life

This website provides essays, documents, and other resources for teaching about American history prior to 1900.

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

This website offers a variety of resources, including syllabi, teaching tips, and examples of student projects, for instructors teaching U.S. history courses.

The National Council for History Education

This website provides links to museums, galleries, archives, networks, and other resources that may be useful for teaching U.S. history.

Documenting the American South at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

This site contains a collection of sources on Southern history, literature, and culture from the colonial period through the early 20th century. The site contains links to first-person narratives of the American South, North American slave narratives, a library of Southern literature, and historical material about North Carolina and about the church in the Southern black community.

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