Internet Rivers: History
A list of web sites providing us with a view of the past. Following is a short collection of historical links. You can find specific topics in various subcategories.
- Mountain Men and the Fur Trade (mtmen.org)
This home page is an on-line Research Center devoted to the history, traditions, tools, and mode of living, of the trappers, explorers, and traders known as the Mountain Men.
- Traces of History (tracesofhistory.com)
A web site by Virginia Vallee Delaney with articles on the history of Wyoming and the settlement of the west. The site also contains essays on the history of the founding fathers of the United State.
- America's Historic Currency Exhibit (www.historydvd.org)
WWW.historydvd.org is a digital (DVD) compilation of Colonial, Civil War, World War II, and other American Currencies set to music. It has proven useful to collectors, educators, historian, conventions, museums, etc.
- famous philanthropists (famous-philanthropists.org)
We present you the 10 most famous philanthropists of the past and present , their brief biographies.
- WallBuilders (wallbuilders.com)
Presenting America's forgotten history and heroes, with an emphasis on our moral, religious, and constitutional heritage.
- For You They Signed (www.foryoutheysigned.com)
Site presents a book designed for students by Marilyn Boyer about the signing of the Declaration of Independence.
- Rediscovering Our Heritage (rediscoveringourheritage.com)
A multimedia presentation hosted by Newt Gingrich Media on the role of God in American Heritage. (buy at overstock.com)
- The Singing Revolution (www.singingrevolution.com) - review
The Singing Revolution documents Estonia's struggle for independence.
- Western Mining History (www.westernmininghistory.com) - review
A site exploring mining history in the Western US
- Mining Artifacts (www.miningartifacts.org)
Mining Artifacts has information on the history of mining.
- Society for the Preservation Of Old Mills (www.spoom.org)
SPOOM seeks to preserve historical old mills across the nation (the way our energy policy is going, we will probably start needing them again).
- Getty Ready (gettyready.org) - review
Seven score and ten years ago our forefathers gathered at Gettysburg to attend a speech on this Continent by President and Abraham Lincoln.
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