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U.S. History in Context

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The History Resource Center: U.S. provides integrated access to over 1,000 historical (primary) documents, more then 30,000 reference articles, and over 65 full-text journal covering themes, events, individuals and periods in U.S. history from pre-Colonial times to the present. The material also includes access to the citations for over 180 additional history journals from the Institute for Scientific Information's Arts and Humanities Citation Index.

Topics include:
9-11 and Its Aftermath
Abernathy, Ralph
Abolition and the Underground Railroad
Acadians and Cajuns
Adams, John (American president)
Adams, John Quincy (American president)
Addams, Jane
Affirmative Action
Age of Exploration
Alamo
Alien and Sedition Acts
Allen, Woody
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
American Indian Movement
American Literatures Dawning
American Revolution
Anthony, Susan B.
Antitrust Movement
Arthur, Chester A.
Articles of Confederation
Atomic Bomb and the Dawning of the Nuclear Age
Audubon, John James
Barton, Clara
Baseball
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Little Bighorn
Blackwell, Elizabeth (American physician)
Boone, Daniel
Boston Tea Party
Boston, Massachusetts
Bradford, William (English colonial governor)
British Colonialism
Broadway
Brown v. Board of Education
Brown, John (American abolitionist, 1800-1859)
Buchanan, James (American president)
Bush v. Gore
Bush, George H.W.
Bush, George W.
California Gold Rush
Campaign Financing
Capital Punishment
Carter, Jimmy (American president)
Carver, George Washington
Censorship
Central Intelligence Agency
Charleston, South Carolina
Chavez, Cesar
Chicago
Chicano Movement
Child Labor
Circuses
Civil Rights Movement
Civil War
Clay, Henry (American legislator)
Cleveland, Grover
Clinton, Bill
Coal Industry
Cold War
Colleges and Universities
Columbus, Christopher (Genoese explorer)
Comedy
Compromise of 1850
Confederate States of America
Conscription and the Draft
Conservatism
Constitution and the Bill of Rights
Constitutional Convention
Consumer Protection
Consumerism
Coolidge, Calvin
Cotton
Counterculture
Court-Packing Plan
Crazy Horse
Cuban Missile Crisis
Currency and Coinage
Davis, Jefferson
Dawning of the Age of Aviation
Declaration of Independence
Department Stores
Dickinson, Emily
Disney, Walt
Distribution of Wealth
Dix, Dorothea Lynde
Dollar Diplomacy
Douglass, Frederick
Dred Scott v. Sandford
Du Bois, W.E.B.
Dust Bowl
Dutch Colonialism
Dylan, Bob
Earhart, Amelia
Edison, Thomas
Eisenhower, Dwight D.
Electoral College
Ellis Island
Emancipation Proclamation
Energy Crises
Environmental Movement
Environmental Protection Agency
Erie Canal
Executive Branch
Expansion of Railroads
Farmers Movements
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Federalists
Fillmore, Millard
Financial Panics through the Early Twentieth Century
First Amendment
Fitzgerald, F. Scott
Football
Ford, Gerald R.
Ford, Henry (American automotive executive)
Foreign Entanglements during the Nations Early Years
Franklin, Benjamin (American statesman)
Free African Americans
Fremont, John Charles
French and Indian War
French Colonialism
Friedan, Betty
Fur Trade
Gangster Era
Garfield, James A.
Garrison, William Lloyd (American abolitionist)
Gates, Bill
Geronimo
GI Bill of Rights
Gilded Age
Globalization
Golden Age of Television
Gompers, Samuel
Gone with the Wind
Grant, Ulysses S.
Great Awakening
Great Depression
Great Society
Gulf War
Hamilton, Alexander (American statesman)
Hancock, John (American governor)
Harding, Warren G.
Harlem Renaissance
Harrison, Benjamin (American president)
Harrison, William Henry
Hawthorne, Nathaniel
Hayes, Rutherford B.
Haymarket Square Riot
Henry, Patrick (American revolutionary)
Hippies
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Jr.
Homeland Security
Homesteading
Hoover Dam
Hoover, Herbert
Hoover, J. Edgar
Horse Racing
House Un-American Activities Committee
Hunting
Impact of Fascism on American Policy
Indian Removal and the Trail of Tears
Industrial Revolution in America
Internet
Interstate Highway System
Iran-Contra Affair
Iroquois
Isolationism
Jackson, Andrew (American president)
Jamestown Settlement
Japanese American Internment
Jay, John (American chief justice)
Jazz
Jazz Age and the Roaring Twenties
Jefferson, Thomas (American president)
Johnson, Andrew (American president)
Johnson, James Weldon
Johnson, Lyndon B.
Journalism during the Muckraking Era
Judicial Branch
Kennedy, John F.
Kennedy, Robert F.
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Korean War
Lee, Robert E. (American general)
Legislative Branch
Liberalism
Libraries
Lincoln, Abraham
Lincoln-Douglas Debates
Louisiana Purchase and the Lewis and Clark Expedition
Madison, James (American president)
Malcolm X
Manhattan Project
Manifest Destiny and Westward Expansion
Marbury v. Madison
Marshall Plan
Marshall, John (American chief justice)
Marshall, Thurgood
Marx Brothers
McCarthy, Joseph R.
McCarthyism
McKinley, William (American president)
Mental Illness
Mexican-American War
Miranda v. Arizona
Missouri Compromise
Monroe Doctrine
Monroe, James (American president)
Monroe, Marilyn
Mormonism
Motion Pictures
Museums
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Park Movement
Native American Policy
Native North Americans before Columbus
Nativism
New Deal and the Second New Deal
New Left
New Orleans, Louisiana
New South
New York City
Nixon, Richard M.
North American Free Trade Agreement
Obama, Barack
Open Door Policy
Oregon Trail
Owens, Jesse
Paine, Thomas
Panama Canal
Parks, Rosa
Pearl Harbor and American Involvement in World War II
Penn, William
Pequot War, King Philips War, and Early Clashes with Native Americans
Philadelphia
Philippine-American War (1899–1902)
Pierce, Franklin
Plantations
Plastics Age
Plessy v. Ferguson
Plymouth Colony
Pocahontas
Poe, Edgar Allan
Police
Polk, James K.
Populism
Pre-Revolutionary America from 1763 to 1775
Presidential Assassinations
Presidential Impeachment
Presley, Elvis
Privacy Rights
Progressivism and Social Reform
Prohibition
Pullman Strike
Pure Food and Drug Act
Puritanism
Quakerism
Quest for Religious Freedom in Early America
Racism in Post-Emancipation America
Radio
Raleigh, Walter
Rap Music and Hip-Hop
Reagan, Ronald
Reconstruction
Revere, Paul
Rise of Organized Labor
Rise of the Automobile
Rise of the Cities and Urban Life
Robinson, Jackie
Rock and Roll
Rockefeller, John Davison
Roe v. Wade
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Roosevelt, Franklin D.
Roosevelt, Theodore
Rural America around the Turn of the Twentieth Century
Salem Witch Trials
San Francisco
School Shootings and School Violence
Scopes Monkey Trial
Scott, Dred
Scottsboro Trial
Second Amendment
Second Great Awakening
Segregation
Seneca Falls Convention
Separation of Powers
Shayss Rebellion and the Whiskey Rebellion
Sitting Bull
Skyscrapers
Slave Rebellions
Slavery and the Antebellum South
Smith, John (English colonist)
Social Security Act and Welfare
Space Exploration
Spanish Colonialism
Spanish Missions in America
Spanish-American War
Stanton, Elizabeth Cady
Steamboats
Steffens, Lincoln
Stowe, Harriet Beecher
Suburbia
Taft, William Howard (American president)
Tarbell, Ida M.
Taxation
Taylor, Zachary
Teapot Dome Scandal
Tecumseh
Telegraph
Telephone
Tet Offensive
Thirteen Colonies
Thoreau, Henry David
Titanic Disaster
Tobacco
Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade
Transcendentalism
Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Truman, Harry S
Truth, Sojourner
Tubman, Harriet
Turner, Nat
Twain, Mark
Tyler, John (American president)
University of California Regents v. Bakke
Valley Forge
Van Buren, Martin
Vanderbilt, Cornelius
Vietnam War
Voting Rights Act of 1965
War against Iraq
War of 1812
Warhol, Andy
Warren Court
Warren, Earl
Washington, Booker T.
Washington, George (American president)
Watergate
Webster, Daniel (American statesman)
Welles, Orson
Wheatley, Phillis
Whig Party
Whitney, Eli
Wilson, Woodrow (American president)
Winthrop, John (American colonial governor)
Wizard of Oz
Womens Rights Movement
Womens Suffrage
World War I and America
Wounded Knee Massacre
Young, Brigham

Resource URL: 
http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/HistRC?locID=tall85761
Abbreviation: 
histres-us
Vendor: 
Gale