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Crazy Fads - Silly and serious fads from 1920 to the present.

Eleanor & Harry: The Correspondence of Eleanor Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman - Fascimiles and transcriptions of the 1945-1959 correspondence between Eleanor Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman. Includes biographies, lesson plans, photos, and related links. A joint project of the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library.

The History Buff - Historical press coverage from the 15th to 20th century.

Indiana Magazine of History - Articles, research notes, annotated primary documents, reviews and essays. Browse all but the most recent two years of the journal.

Library of Congress Photos - More than 3,000 copyright-free photos from the collections of the Library of Congress.

Lost Indiana - Tribute to the lost and disappearing landscapes and sites of Indiana legend and lore.

Mr. Lincoln's Virtual Library - Selections from two Library of Congress collections that illuminate the life of Abraham Lincoln.

National First Ladies Library - Devoted to the history of America's First Ladies; bibliographic database of 40,000 books, articles, letters, manuscripts and other works.

Old Pictures - Extensive collection of original historic photographs.

Today in History - From the Library of Congress Amrican Memory Project, information on historical events for each day.

World War I Document Archive - Primary documents from World War I.

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