American and British History Resources


The British and American people share a rich history, both seperately and together. The following resources have been compiled to cover a broad range of topics concerning American and British history; everything from the Crimean War to American sweatshops.

British History

American and British Resources: Subject guide from Rutgers University

John Stoner's WWW Sources: Links on British history

BBC: History of the British

University of Washington: British and Irish Resources

Britannia: History of England

The Victorian Web: Timeline of British history

Royal Family: The official site of the British royal family

History on the Net: The British monarchy

Winston Churchill: A biography of Winston Churchill

Internet Modern History Source Book: Resourceful site from Fordham

Historical Interest: List of sites with information on British and American History

Castles: A list of Scottish Castles

Sir Walter Raleigh: Biography of Sir Walter Raleigh

Chiswick History: List of British resources

Prime Ministers: A history and list of the Prime Ministers of England

Political Timeline: A timeline of British history and politics

Vassar College: Resources related to 19th century British history

BubLink: British history resources

Victoriana: Website about all things Victorian

Queen Victoria: Information on Queen Victoria from King's College

19th Century England: A class project from the University of Illinois

19th Century British Novel: Cornell University course offered on the British novel

European History: A page about Europe during the 19th century and Queen Victoria's reign

Macrohistory: Information on the Crimean War

American History

Montgomery County: Resources on American History

US History: A site hosted by the Independance Hall Association 

American History: A list of resourceful links related to American History

Polytechnic: Resources on US history for High School students

American History Resources: Links on topics like American history of politics

First Ladies: Information on US first ladies

Early Americans: The history of the first Americans

PBS: Information on the American Revolution for kids 

Black Studies: Resources on African American studies on the web

Native Americans: Native American internet resources

History Research: List of links on American history

African American: A list of links on African American History

Teaching American History: From the Smithsonian

GMU: History Matters page

American History: Lesson plans and strategies for teachers

Ed.gov: A page for American History teachers

Abraham Lincoln: A kid friendly site about Abraham Lincoln

Timeline: A timeline of American history from 1492 on

African American History: A list of resources including information on the Civil War

Who's Who: A who's who in American History from the Civil War to present

Native Americans: A resources list on Native Americans

American Sweatshop: The history of the American sweatshop

Latin American History: The conference of Latin American history

American Centuries: History and Art 

Erika Lee: Asian American History