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The Witchcraft Bibliography Project

The Witchcraft Bibliography Project

This site provides an extensive bibliography of works covering the history of witchcraft in early modern Europe and America. Also includes links to related sites. Compiled by professional historians. An excellent starting point for research on this topic.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Pagan, Wiccan & New Age

Calculating Machines

Calculating Machines

“Site deals mainly with the mechanical calculating machines from a collector’s point of view” Provides historical information, interactive computing programs and related links to references on calculating machines.
Subject: Science And Technology–Mathematics–Calculators And Tables; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology

History of Plumbing

History of Plumbing

“In ancient Rome, rich people’s bathrooms were like small, heated, marble swimming pools; in ancient Greece, real men took cold showers because warm water was for sissies. Queen Elizabeth I may have bathed only monthly, but she did have the first flush toilet in England. Still, it took the British a long time to get their – um – sewage together. Ev …
Subject: Science & Technology–Engineering–Civil And Environmental Engineering; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology

Alcatraz: The Warden Johnston Years

Alcatraz: The Warden Johnston Years

Resource on the infamous American prison, Alcatraz. Site hosts a wealth of information including a detailed timeline, searchable database of prisoners, and a collection of maps.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law Enforcement; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Law, Government & Political Science

Searchable Ornithological Research Archive

Searchable Ornithological Research Archive

Historical archives of ornithological research published by thirteen scholarly journals and bird-watching societies based in North America. The literature is international in scope and covers the late 19th-20th centuries. Articles can be downloaded in PDF or DJVU format.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology–Birds; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology

The Avalon Project: Documents in Law, History, and Diplomacy

The Avalon Project: Documents in Law, History, and Diplomacy

The Avalon Project, located at the Lillian Goldman Law Library at Yale Law School, is a digital collection composed of law, history, economics, politics, diplomacy, and governmental documents from 4000BCE to the present.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Law, Government & Political Science; Arts & Humanities–History–Historical Documents And Sources

Telecommunications History Group

Telecommunications History Group

“Welcome to The Telecommunications History Group (THG), where you can pursue scholarly or personal research, view museum exhibits or tour a historical telephone company building. THG collects, preserves, and interprets the unfolding history of telecommunications industry.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology

Telecommunications History Group

Telecommunications History Group

“Welcome to The Telecommunications History Group (THG), where you can pursue scholarly or personal research, view museum exhibits or tour a historical telephone company building. THG collects, preserves, and interprets the unfolding history of telecommunications industry.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology

4000 Years of Women in Science

4000 Years of Women in Science

Features biographical information of over 100 women inventors, scholars, writers, mathematicians and astronomers throughout recorded history.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Scientists & Inventors; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers

Forest History Society

Forest History Society

A non-profit research and education organization that “promotes and rewards scholarship in the fields of forest, conservation, and environmental history.” Search the database for photos and information on the world’s forests. Educational resources, fellowships, and award information are also available.
Subject: Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology–Forestry; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology

The George C. Marshall Foundation

The George C. Marshall Foundation

Biographical information, interviews, essays and research materials about General George C. Marshall, World War I, and World War II.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Law, Government & Political Science; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–20th Century History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic

Lisp History

Lisp History

This site traces the history of the development of the LISP computer programming language from its precursor FORTRAN by John McCarthy of MIT. Includes various references, a Lisp bibliography and a searchable database.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Computers & Internet

Immigration to the United States, 1789-1930

Immigration to the United States, 1789-1930

Photographs, books and pamphlets, maps, manuscripts, and other archival material drawn from the collections of Harvard University that document voluntary immigration to the United States ???from the signing of the Constitution to the onset of the Great Depression,??? and related quantitative data and contextual information.
Subject: Reference–Genealogy; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Social Sciences; Arts & Humanities–History–North American History–United States History–Historical Documents

Inland Marine Radio History Archive

Inland Marine Radio History Archive

This history of the radio in Great Lakes and Mississippi River shipping industry provides technical descriptions as well as personal recollections of retired radio operators. This site invites its audience to contribute knowledge and facts and is constantly growing as a result.
Subject: Science & Technology–Transportation–Water; Science & Technology–Communications; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology; Science & Technology–Electronics

Art History Resources on the Web

Art History Resources on the Web

This comprehensive Art History resource organizes links by civilization and then by subheadings, such as Prehistoric Art with Paleolithic, Mesolithic, and Neolithic Art subheadings. It proceeds through Ancient Near East, Ancient Egypt, Ancient Greece, Ancient Rome, Art in Early Europe, Art in the Middle Ages, into the Renaissance, and so on. It t …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities

Houdini in The New York Times

Houdini in The New York Times

Compiled by Pittsburgh magician Tom Interval, this Web site is a free resource for Houdini enthusiasts and researchers who might not otherwise have access to the hundreds of Houdini articles, features, and letters that appeared in The New York Times from 1910 to 1943.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Entertainers; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Entertainment & Leisure; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Biographies; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

Nobel Laureates in Physics

Nobel Laureates in Physics

A listing of the Nobel Prize in Physics winners from 1901 to the present. Gives name(s) of the winners, their nationality, and words from the commendation for the award. Many have links to biographical sketches, photos, bibliographic citations, and text of speeches.
Subject: Reference–Biographies–Scientists & Inventors; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology; Science And Technology–Physics–Physicists

Christian History Institute

Christian History Institute

“Here you will find primary sources, study material, books and videos related to Christian history. You will also find helpful tools to use with the Torchlighters DVD series, bringing Christian heroes to children.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Christianity; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities

Guide to the History of Science

Guide to the History of Science

“Search the Guide to learn about people, institutions, organizations, and publications pursuing science history. Learn about history of science graduate programs. Contact more than 5000 scholars of science around the world. Discover a list of good places to start reading about the history of science.” The Guide is easy to navigate and search. I …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology

Sebastopol College Science Learning Area

Sebastopol College Science Learning Area

Sebastopol College in Victoria, Australia, provides this page to organize URL links for a variety of scientific disciplines. By selecting one of the science subject areas – general science, history of science, astronomy/space, biology, chemistry, environmental science, forensic science, geology/paleontology, investigations, physics, or weather/me …
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Science & Technology–Chemical Sciences (Chemistry); Science & Technology–Physics; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Geosciences (Geology & Geophysics); Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Meteorology/Climatology; Science & Technology–Astronomy

The Quest for Immortality: Treasures of Ancient Egypt

The Quest for Immortality: Treasures of Ancient Egypt

This online exhibit includes a virtual tour inside a full-scale tomb, the exhibition film, and multimedia slideshows of specific objects. To use these multimedia resources, you must have QuickTime or RealPlayer installed on your computer.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–European History–Antiquity; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–Prehistoric And Ancient History; Social Sciences–Archaeology; Our World–Our World Virtual Field Trips; Our World–The Ancient World–Ancient Egypt; School And Homework Help–Virtual Field Trips; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

Invention History at the Lemelson Center – Smithsonian Institute

Invention History at the Lemelson Center – Smithsonian Institute

The Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the study of Invention and Innovation was founded in 1995 at the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of American History. It provides information about invention and innovation, encourages innovative creativity for young people, and documents the role of innovation and invention in the history of the U …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–History

The File Room

The File Room

“The File Room is an illustrated archive on censorship that you can browse, as well as add cases to.” You can browse the archive by date, location, grounds for censorship, or medium. Each case includes a picture, a description of the artwork, of the incident, and the result. The website also provides a bibliogaphy and list of anti-censorship res …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Law, Government & Political Science; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities

Worlds Intertwined: Greeks, Romans, and Etruscans

Worlds Intertwined: Greeks, Romans, and Etruscans

Virtual gallery from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Covers many aspects of ancient Roman life, including religion, trade and industry, domestic life, and death and burial.
Subject: Prehistoric Europe; Social Sciences–Anthropology; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Religion; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Social Life & Customs; Social Sciences–Archaeology; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–Prehistoric And Ancient History; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Arts; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Region–Rome; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Arts & Humanities–History–European History–Antiquity; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Visual Arts–Sculpture; Social Sciences–Social Customs, Traditions, And Folklore–Material Traditions

Roman Law: Homepage

Roman Law: Homepage

“The Roman Law branch of the Law-related Internet Project at the University of Saarbr??cken, dedicated to Roman Law.” Provides historical legal writings and documents, mostly in Latin, by influential Roman statesmen and scholars.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Law & Government; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Law, Government & Political Science; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Region–Rome

The Influence of Roman Engineering and Architecture

The Influence of Roman Engineering and Architecture

An article on the effect Roman engineering (particularly of roads and water) had on its conquests and neighbors.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Arts; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Engineering; Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–History, Biography & Geography–Classical Military History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Arts & Humanities–History–European History–Antiquity; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–Prehistoric And Ancient History

The Maritime History Virtual Archives

The Maritime History Virtual Archives

Extensive maritime historical information, including information on seamen, officers, ships, ship building, and images of maritime events, ships and people.
Subject: Reference–Biographies; Science & Technology–Transportation–Water; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology

The Colonial Music Institute

The Colonial Music Institute

A source for a variety of resources related to American colonial music including instructions on how to dance a Country Dance, a Minuet, a Cotillion, or a Reel. Essays about American colonial music are also featured.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–Folk; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Entertainment & Leisure; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–United States Culture

The History of Women and Science, Health, and Technology: a Bibliographic Guide to the Professions and the Disciplines

The History of Women and Science, Health, and Technology: a Bibliographic Guide to the Professions and the Disciplines

Offers extensive bibliographies about women in science, including bibliographies of biographies, scientific views of women, feminist critiques of science, and works on women in every scientific discipline. Other topics include women’s health, the history of home economics, and the impact of technology on women. Searchable.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Women’s History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Health & Medical Sciences–History Of Medicine

The Sports Page

The Sports Page

“The Keystone-Mast Collection, preserved at UCR California Museum of Photography, holds a vast resource of stereoscopic images made all over the world in the decades around the turn of the century. Among its many treasures are images depicting the exhilarating world of sports.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Entertainment & Leisure

The Tax History Project

The Tax History Project

“Welcome to the Tax History Project, established by Tax Analysts in 1995 to provide scholars, policymakers, students, the media, and citizens with information about the history of American taxation.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Business & Economics

Chronology of Personal Computers

Chronology of Personal Computers

A timeline covering the evolution of computers from 1947-present. “This list is a collection of product announcements and delivery dates from various sources, mainly computer magazines and newspapers. References are indicated in [brackets], which are listed at the end of this document. A [number.number] format gives the page within that reference. …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Computers & Internet

Eh.Net History of Economics

Eh.Net History of Economics

“The History of Economics web site provides online access to resources for teaching, scholarship and research in the history of economics and the history of economic thought.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Business & Economics

IEEE History Center

IEEE History Center

“The mission of the IEEE History Center is to preserve, research and promote the history of information and electrical technologies.” Online resources include Historical FAQs, Historical Articles, Oral Histories, a Bibliography, Newsletters, and a threaded bulletin board.
Subject: Science & Technology–Engineering–Electrical Engineering; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology

The Jewish History Resource Center

The Jewish History Resource Center

“The Jewish History Resource Center is a project of the Dinur Center for Research in Jewish History. Over 6000 links to websites in over 30 categories dealing with Jewish History have been visited by our team and have been found to be of value to those interested in Jewish History.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Judaism; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities

Architecture on the Web

Architecture on the Web

Highly extensive resource for all things architecture on the Web. Contains information on competitions, historic periods and styles (with images), CAD drawings and models, a list of Pritzker Prize winners, biographies of “the masters”, educational resources, and links to significant architectural monuments alphabetically by city. A very good star …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities

American Landscape and Architectural Design, 1850-1920: a Study Collection from the Harvard Graduate School of Design

American Landscape and Architectural Design, 1850-1920: a Study Collection from the Harvard Graduate School of Design

“This collection of approximately 2,800 lantern slides represents an historical view of American buildings and landscapes built during the period 1850-1920. It represents the work of Harvard faculty, such as Frederick Law Olmsted Jr., Bremer W. Pond, and James Sturgis Pray, as well as that of prominent landscape architects throughout the country. T …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Arts & Humanities

Center for History of Physics (American Institute of Physics)

Center for History of Physics (American Institute of Physics)

This site has “a mission to preserve and make known the history of modern physics and allied fields including astronomy, geophysics, optics, and the like.” Features include a newsletter, information on physics-related publications, syllabi on the history of physics, as well as exhibits on Einstein, the discovery of the electron, and more.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology; Science & Technology–Physics; Science And Technology–Physics–Physicists

Science Service Historical Image Collection

Science Service Historical Image Collection

“The Science Service historical image collection represents twentieth-century scientific research consisting of images and their original captions as they appeared in period publications. The captions were written by Science Service journalists and have been transcribed exactly. We are providing a 40-year sample of innovation and invention; which i …
Subject: Science & Technology; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Science & Technology

The History Guy: The War List

The History Guy: The War List

“Hello, and welcome to The History Guy Website! Here you will find links and content pages to use in researching politics and history. ” Includes sections on American Politics and Government, Historical Personalities, Governments of the World, Military History, and New and Recent Conflicts of the World.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Military–Military History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Law, Government & Political Science; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science