Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Monday, November 9, 2015

Veterans Guide

Learn about the history of our Veterans, Veterans Day and the USO and get resources for Veterans and their families.  Go to the Guide.


 Read Voices of war : stories of service from the home front and the front lines (Books & eBooks).

Read online the eBook Veteran’s Guide to Benefits (Returning Vets & Families).

Read first hand accounts of life at war from the Veterans History Project (Internet).

View Civil War photographs from the Library of Congress (Media).

Watch online Kansas to Kandahar: Citizen Soldiers at War (60:00; Media).

Monday, November 2, 2015

Native American History Guide

Learn about the history of Native Americans, including books, articles, media, primary and secondary sources. Go to the guide.


Watch the excellent PBS Series: We Shall Remain: America Through Native Eyes and more from the Films on Demand.

Read the eBook  The Indian Chief As Tragic Hero : Native Resistance and the Literatures of America, From Moctezuma to Tecumseh.

See a map of American Indian Groups prior to European Colonization.
View a slide show of historical photographs collected by the Library of Congress, National Archives, Smithsonian, and more.