Websites for Research

This list of useful resources will continue to grow, so check back often.

American Memory, Library of Congress Digital Collections:

WWW. History, George Mason University:

Making of American Books, University of Michigan:

Documenting the American South, University of North Carolina:

The Avalon Project, Yale University:

The Historical Text Archive, Donald J. Mabry (former Director of the Institute for the Humanities at Mississippi State University):

Washington State History, Washington State Government:

Washington State Historic Newspapers:

Washington State Classics of History:

The American Folklife Center: Library of Congress Digital Collections:

Documents for the Study of American History, Virtual Library:

Virtual Library History Central, European University Institute:

Internet Archive:

National Archive:


Columbia River Basin Ethnic History Archive:

Black Oral History Collection, Washington State University:

History Overview, US Census Bureau: (See left column for census years, then page down to "Further Information" for links to specific census data.)

Office of the Historian, US Department of State:

Declassification & Transparency, National Security Agency:

The Vault, Federal Bureau of Investigation: