American Memory -- contains a collection of digitized documents, photographs, recorded sound, moving pictures and text from the Library of Congress Americana collections. There are over 70 collections included in the project. You can search a particular topic or browse through the collections.
Chronicling America -- this site from the Library of Congress allows you to search and view American newspaper pages from 1880-1922 and find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present.
C-SPAN Archives -- records, indexes, and archives all C-SPAN programming aired since 1987, now totaling over 160,000 hours. All C-SPAN programs since 1993 are digital and can be viewed online for free.
New Deal Network -- a research and teaching resource devoted to the public works, public policies, and arts projects of the New Deal.
Online Archive of California -- free public access to detailed descriptions of primary source collections (artwork, manuscripts, papers, historic photographs, and so on) maintained by more than 200 libraries, special collections, archives, historical societies, and museums throughout California.
Presidential Recordings Program -- between 1940 and 1973, six American presidents from both political parties--FDR, Truman, Eisenhower, JFK, LBJ, and Nixon--secretly recorded on tape just under 5,000 hours of their meetings and telephone conversations. This site contains those files.
UCLA On Line Campaign Literature Archive -- printed ephemeral election materials, and copies of websites, distributed and developed by campaigns for local, state, and federal offices and ballot measures affecting the Los Angeles area.
Voices of Democracy -- a project is designed to promote the study of great speeches and public debates. The emphasis of the project is on the actual words of those who, throughout American history, have defined the country's guiding principles, debated the great social and political controversies of the nation's history, and shaped the identity and character of the American people.
Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000 -- a resource site organized around the history of women in social movements in the U.S. The collection includes more than 90 document projects or archives and 2,800 documents and 125,000 pages of additional full-text sources, written by more than 2,240 primary authors. It also includes book, film, and website reviews, notes from the archives, and teaching tools.
100 Milestone Documents
-- a list of 100 milestone documents, compiled by the National Archives
and Records Administration, and drawn primarily from its nationwide
holdings. The documents chronicle United States history from 1776 to
Core Documents of U.S Democracy -- core group of current and historical Government publications that define our democratic society.
National Archives and Records Administration -- official agency site that allows searching of holdings by federal government organization, media, location, and topics.
United States Historical Census Data -- data presented here describe the people and the economy of the US for each state and county from 1790 to 1960.
U.S. Congressional Documents and Debates 1774-1873 -- consists of a linked set of published congressional records of the United States of America from the Continental Congress through the 43rd Congress, 1774-1875.
Biographical Directory of the United States Congress -- contains brief biographies of all members of current and former members of Congress (including the Continental Congress) as well as bibliographies and the locations of their papers.