Foreign Relations of the United States 1861-1960 University of Wisconsin The Foreign Relations of the United States series is the official documentary historical record of major U.S. foreign policy decisions that have been declassified and edited for publication. The series is produced by the State Department's Office of the Historian and printed volumes are available from the Government Printing Office. FRUS begins with the administration of Abraham Lincoln in 1861. There are two cumulative indexes covering 1861-1899 and 1900-1918. The organization of FRUS is generally chronological, but the dates of the volumes do not necessarily reflect the dates of documentary history. For example, the volumes for 1900-1918 do not include the records dealing with World War I or the Russian Revolution.
JFK Online: JFK Assassination Resources Online Lesson Plans History American Government High School - USHistorySite.com Historic Sites | Quincy Chamber of Commerce Adams National Historical Park: Travel back in time at the Adams National Historical Park, where you’ll visit the birthplaces of not one, but two U.S. presidents: John Adams and his son, John Quincy Adams. Your journey begins at the park’s Visitor Center in Quincy Center: After viewing the center’s exhibits and video presentation, board a trolley for the short journey to the quaint colonial saltbox birthplaces of the presidents. From there, you’ll travel to “Peacefield,” the stately Adams mansion that served as summer White House to both Adams presidents and home to generations of their descendants. While at the Adams Mansion, be sure to visit the impressive Stone Library, built to house the Adams’ collection of some 14,000 historic volumes, including the library of John Quincy Adams. Hours: Daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission: $5 for adults; children 16 and under are free. Adams National Historical Park Visitor Center 1250 Hancock Street Quincy, MA 02169 617-770-1175www.nps.gov/adam Hours:
Nixon Presidential Library & Museum Guides and Bibliographies - Americas Collections Blog On this page we list the various guides and bibliographies produced by Team Americas and other Library colleagues. Please contact us if you need help finding materials for your work. A list of American Studies electronic resources available in our Reading Rooms Remote e-resources, which you can access away from the library. This is a trial service. The Eccles Centre for American Studies at the British Library has also produced the following bibliographies. 10 Best JFK Conspiracy Theories Less than a second after the fatal bullet hit President Kennedy As we pointed out in an earlier article on JFK assassination theories, the thirst for information surrounding US President John F. Kennedy’s 1963 murder is still strong – even now, almost 50 years on. Indeed, whenever interest starts to lag, it seems like a new book, movie or documentary is released to fan the flames of speculation once more. Given the huge amount of associated detail and long list of individuals who were or may have been involved in the incident (not to mention the graphic autopsy photographs available to see), it’s not surprising that so many people are intrigued by the conspiracy theories. With this in mind, we present 10 incredible JFK conspiracy theories. Yohani Kamarudin Scribol Staff
101 Great Sites for Social Studies Class 1.) The Library of Congress is a great source to find historical documents, photos, art, maps, audio and video, artifacts and other items. The American Memory section organizes items based on topics, time periods and places of American history. 2.) 3.) 3.1) EDSITEment "offers a treasure trove for teachers, students, and parents searching for high-quality material on the Internet in the subject areas of literature and language arts, foreign languages, art and culture, and history and social studies."
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