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Publication About American History
American Government History
Core Documents of U.S. Democracy
To provide American citizens direct online access to the basic Federal Government documents that define our democratic society, a core group of current and historical Government publications is being made available for free, permanent, public access via GPO Access.
Amdocs: Documents For The Study Of American History
Documents for the Study of American History: U.S. History 800 C.E. – 2008 C.E. Historical Primary Sources
Documents in Law, History and Government (Yale Law School)
The Avalon Project will mount digital documents relevant to the fields of Law, History, Economics, Politics, Diplomacy and Government.
Primary Documents of American History
The Library of Congress is home to many of the most important documents in American history. This Web site provides links to materials digitized from the collections of the Library of Congress that supplement and enhance the study of these crucial documents.
Indian Affairs: Laws and Treaties
The volumes cover U.S. Government treaties with Native Americans from 1778-1883 (Volume II) and U.S. laws and executive orders concerning Native Americans from 1871-1970 (Volumes I, III-VII).
U.S. Congressional Documents and Debates (1774-1873)
The records of the Continental Congress, the Constitutional Convention, and the United States Congress make up a rich documentary history of the construction of the nation. These documents record American history in the words of those who built our government.
Historical Census Browser (1790-1860)
Examine state and county topics for individual census years and over the course of time.