This page lists a collection of American History primary sources organized by the 26 chapters of History Illustrated. Click the following Chapter to view a list of sources for that chapter.

  1. Exploration
  2. Colonial Era
  3. Revolution
  4. Writing of the Constitution
  5. New Republic
  6. Age of Jackson
  7. Industrial Revolution
  8. Age of Reforms
  9. Westward Expansion
  10. Sectionalism
  11. Civil War
  12. Reconstruction
  13. The Taming of the West
  14. The Gilded Age
  15. Imperialism
  16. Progressivism
  17. The Great War
  18. The Roaring 20’s
  19. The Great Depression
  20. World War II
  21. The Cold War
  22. The Civil Rights Movement
  23. The Vietnam War and the 1970’s
  24. The Fall of Communism
  25. Post Cold War America
  26. War on Terrorism