Don’t forget to check out the databases from the Alameda County Library!
infoplease Detailed timeline of key events.
UW Dept. of History Detailed timeline beginning 30k bce and ending 2000 ce.
Library of Congress America’s Library Timeline Timeline set up by time period (for example: the Revolutionary Period).
General U.S. History Information
History.com The History Channel’s website has history categorized by time periods and topics. You will find both articles and videos on history topics. Topic lists are in bottom portion of the page.
Shmoop This site has the usual time period information as well as special sections on Native Americans, American Fashion, and Women’s Movements.
Library of Congress American Memory Collection This is a great one-stop source for primary documents. See the original Declaration of Independence, Constitution, declarations of wars, and much more from various U.S. History time periods. Most of the collection is original documents and artifacts from the daily lives of citizens and immigrants. This is an excellent source for photos.