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History, U.S. & Canada *: Primary Sources by Event & Era

Pre-Colonial and Colonial Era

American Revolution & Early Republic

Slavery, Abolition & Race Relations

Antebellum Era

Civil War (1861-1865)

Emancipation/Reconstruction Era (1865-1887)

1879-1929: Post-Reconstruction, the Gilded Age, Progressive Era and WWI

1930s: Great Depression & New Deal

World War II (America's Involvement) 1941-1945

Cold War

Civil Rights Movement

Vietnam War