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List of Period Sources and Useful Websites for Revolution 250

Manuscript Records

Digitized Published Collections:

Colonial Society Publications

Massachusetts Colonial Society

Adams Papers

Massachusetts Historical Society

18th Century Collections Online

Gale Cengage Group – see local Public Library

Evans Early American Imprint

AAS & UMICH

American Antiquarian Periodical Collection

AAS \ Ebsco

HathiTrust Books

Hathitrust.org

Sabin Americana

Gale Cengage Group – see local Public Library

Documents from the Continental Congress and the Constitutional Convention, 1774 to 1789

 

Library of Congress

Printed Ephemera – 3 centuries of Broadsides

Library of Congress

The Avalon Project – Legal Documents – Royal Procs.

Yale Law School

American Archives

Northern Illinois University

American Records in the House of Lords ($25\wk or $51\month)

British Online Archives

The American Revolution from the British Perspective ($25\wk or $51\month)

British Online Archives

Newspaper Collections:

GenealogyBank.com ($55.95 \ yr)

Readex & American Antiquarian Society

Newspapers.com ($79.95 \ yr)

Ancestry.com

Britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk ($120 \ yr)

British Library

Annotated Newspapers of Harbottle Door, Jr.

Massachusetts Historical Society

Burney Collection (British Library)

Gale Digital Group – see local Public Library

Nichols Collection (Bodleian Library)

Gale Digital Group – see local Public Library

British Library Newspapers

Gale Digital Group – see local Public Library

Virginia Gazette

Colonial Williamsburg

Boston Gazette (July 1775 – Dec 1776)

Internet Archive

Websites, Podcasts & Blogs:

Ben Franklin’s World

Liz Covart

Boston 1775

J. L. Bell

Journal of the American Revolution

Don Hagist

Brigade of Guards Blog

4th Company Brigade of Guards

Digital Exhibitions:

The Coming of the Revolution

Massachusetts Historical Society

Adams Papers – Digital Editions

Massachusetts Historical Society

Perspectives on the Boston Massacre

Massachusetts Historical Society

Siege of Boston

Massachusetts Historical Society

Bunker Hill

Massachusetts Historical Society

The American Revolution – Lighting Freedom’s Flame

National Park Service

Liberty! The American Revolution

Public Broadcasting Service

Spy Letters of the American Revolution

Clements Library, University of Michigan

Geometry of War; Fortification Plans

Clements Library, University of Michigan

George Washington; Man behind the Image

Clements Library, University of Michigan

Teaching American History: American Revolution

Ashbrook Center, Ashland University

Women in the American Revolution

American Battlefield Trust

The American Revolution – A World War

Smithsonian Institution

Material Culture:

Revolutionary Art & Artifacts

Massachusetts Historical Society

Collection – Museum of the American Revolution

Museum of the American Revolution – Philadelphia

Collection – Museum of the American Revolution

Museum of the American Revolution – Yorktown

Objects – Our American Revolution

Colonial Williamsburg

Collections of the DAR

Daughters of the American Revolution

Images & Maps:

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