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History Websites
Local History and State History
http://www.franklinlakes.org/
Official site for all things Franklin Lakes
http://vfwpost5702.org/
Franklin Lakes VFW site
http://www.franklinlakesfire.com/history.php
History of the Franklin Lakes Fire Department; maintained by the department.
http://www.bergencountyhistory.org/
Bergen County Historical Society
http://www.jerseyhistory.org/
The New Jersey Historical Society
http://www.nj.gov/hangout_nj/index.html (for kids)
A great site for kids about New Jersey; maintained by the state.
http://www.state.nj.us/nj/about/
All about our great state of New Jersey!
American History
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/index.html
American Memory provides free and open access through the Internet to written and spoken words, sound recordings, still and moving images, prints, maps, and sheet music that document the American experience.  
is a searchable multimedia database documenting and delivering authoritative audio relevant to American history and politics.
http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/PrimDocsHome.html
Web guide from Library of Congress for American history documents
http://antislavery.eserver.org/
This site provides public access to the literature and history of the antislavery movement in the United States.
http://dlxs.library.cornell.edu/m/mayantislavery/index.html
The Samuel J. May anti-slavery digital collection from Cornell.
http://www.loc.gov/vets/
The Veterans History Project collects and preserves stories of wartime service.
http://www.pbs.org/greatwar/
WWI History – PBS
http://www.firstworldwar.com/
WWI, primary docs
http://www.hpol.org/
“History and Politics Out Loud” (HPOL) is a searchable multimedia database documenting and delivering authoritative audio relevant to American history and politics.
World History
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/ancient/asbook.html
Internet Ancient History Sourcebook and primary documents
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/sbook.html
Internet Medieval Sourcebook and primary documents
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/modsbook.html
Modern History Sourcebook and primary documents
International
http://www.library.northwestern.edu/govinfo/resource/internat/foreign.html
Northwestern University’s website lists links to the official websites of national governments.
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html
The CIA World Fact Book
http://www.abyznewslinks.com/
ABYZ News Links is a portal to online news sources from around the world.  It is primarily composed of newspapers but also includes many broadcast stations, internet services, magazines, and press agencies
Photos
http://digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/index.cfm
NYPL Digital Gallery is a free service from The New York Public Library offering hundreds of thousands of digital images of historical materials from The Library's original, rare and specialized holdings.
http://libraryphoto.cr.usgs.gov/
US Geological Survey Photographic Library.
Art
http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/splash.htm
Art history timeline maintained by the Metropolitan Museum of Art