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Abraham Lincoln Brigade Archives

Archive. A collection of resources and programs on the history and legacy of the Abraham Lincoln Brigades.
Time Periods: 20th Century, Prosperity, Depression, & World War II: 1920 - 1944
Themes: US Foreign Policy, Wars & Related Anti-War Movements
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Civil Rights Movement Veterans

Archive. Resources on the Southern Freedom Movement compiled by those who lived it. Includes a bibliography, timelines, photos, primary source documents, and lists of speakers.
Time Periods: 20th Century, People’s Movement: 1961 - 1974
Themes: Civil Rights Movements, Organizing
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Colored Conventions Project

Archive. A repository for primary sources and collection of essays about the origins, activities, and influence of the 19th-century Colored Conventions Movement that advocated for Black civil and human rights.
Time Periods: 19th Century
Themes: African American, Organizing
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The Japanese American Evacuation and Resettlement Online Archive

Archive. Collection of firsthand accounts and primary sources of the internment of Japanese Americans during WWII.
Time Periods: 20th Century, Prosperity, Depression, & World War II: 1920 - 1944
Themes: Asian American, Democracy & Citizenship, Laws & Citizen Rights, Racism & Racial Identity, Wars & Related Anti-War Movements
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Kids in Birmingham 1963

Archive. An online collection of stories from people who were children in Birmingham in 1963.
Time Periods: 20th Century, People’s Movement: 1961 - 1974
Themes: African American, Civil Rights Movements
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Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery

Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery

Archive. This website collects and publishes thousands of “Information Wanted” advertisements taken out by people freed from slavery who are searching for family members who had been sold apart.
Time Periods: Reconstruction Period: 1865 - 1876
Themes: African American, Reconstruction, Slavery and Resistance
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SNCC Digital Gateway

Archive. Historical materials, profiles, timeline, map, and stories on SNCC’s voting rights organizing.
Time Periods: 20th Century, People’s Movement: 1961 - 1974, 21st Century
Themes: African American, Civil Rights Movements, Democracy & Citizenship, Organizing
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Sandino Rebellion: A Documentary History

Archive. A digital collection of over 3,300 documents from the Sandino Rebellion in Nicaragua, 1927-1934.
Time Periods: Prosperity, Depression, & World War II: 1920 - 1944
Themes: US Foreign Policy, World History/Global Studies
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In Their Own Voice: Activists Tell the History of the Civil Rights Movement

Archive. The Library of Congress has launched an online collection of oral history interviews with Civil Rights Movement veterans. The interviews were collected and compiled under the Civil Rights History Project Act of 2009 (Public Law 111-19).
Time Periods: 19th Century, 20th Century
Themes: African American, Civil Rights Movements
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The Triangle Factory Fire

Archive. Extensive online collection of primary documents on the Triangle Factory Fire.
Time Periods: 20th Century, World War I: 1910 - 1919
Themes: Labor
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The Voice of Industry (1845-1848)

Archive. A digitized collection of the Voice of Industry newspaper, published by young women in Lowell, Mass. from 1845-1848.
Time Periods: 19th Century, Early 19th Century: 1800 - 1849
Themes: Labor, Media, Women's History
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