also grade 9 Experience of World War II in California
& Japanese American Internment
- America's Story > World War II
Thematic exploration of Library of Congress materials.
- Gilder Lehrman History Exploration Guide
A concise guide to World War II with many supporting primary source
- World War II - Links to Maps,Images, Primary & Secondary
(see Chapter 29 & 30)
- People's Century
- PBS Org
Site tracks important events that happened from 1900-1999. Includes
a timeline and info about each period in history.
- Franklin Roosevelt Library and Digital
Thousands of documents from FDR's archives available from this site.
- American Memory Timeline > World War II
A look at this period of US history through primary sources.
- National Archives - Digital Classroom - World War II
Includes lessons on primary sources related to Churchill and FDR,
message drafted by General Eisenhower in case the D-Day invasion
failed and photographs taken on D-Day, documents and photographs
related to Japanese relocation during World War II, thefirst typed
draft of Franklin D. Roosevelt's War address and poster
art of World War II.
- Historic Government Publications
from World War II
Site from Southern Methodist University (SMU) features just over
200 government documents from World War II.
- Atomic Bomb: Decision
Documents on the decision to use the atomic bomb are reproduced
here in full-text form. Other aspects of the decision are shown
from accounts of the participants.
- Dr. Seuss Went
to War: A Catalog of Political Cartoons
Between 1941 and 1943, Theodor Seuss Geisel (Dr. Seuss) was the
chief editorial cartoonist for a New York newspaper drawing over
400 editorial cartoons that commented first on American neutrality
and then involvement in the Second World War. The entire collection
of these cartoons has now been placed online.
- West Point Atlas
- World War II
A collection of maps which chart the progress of the war in Europe
- Internet Modern
History Sourcebook > World War II
A comprehensive collection of Internet resources on the web.
- Remembering Pearl
Photos, footage, firsthand accounts, and narration.
- The American
Experience: Guts and Glory
Includes interactive timeline, a look at the key military and political
leaders, and firsthand accounts.
- The History Place
> World War II in Europe
Timelines with photographs and text
- World War II Timeline
Interactive timeline with links to related articles from university
- Historic Government Publications from World War II - Digital
- The American
Stories told through the voices of people who participated in the
planning and execution of the invasion, and in the battle for the
Normandy beaches. Edited from over 100 hours of interviews.
- Eyewitness To
World War Two
Eyewitness accounts of soldiers and civilians
- Dad Rarey's Sketchbook
A young cartoonist and commercial artist kept a cartoon journal
of his daily life as a fighter pilot in the 379th Fighter Squadron.
- What Did You
Do In The War, Grandma?
Oral histories of Rhode Island women during World War II, written
by high school honors students.