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Government Documents on Southern U.S. History: U.S. Government Internet

Government Documents on Southern U.S. History

U.S. Government Internet

Internet Resources

Although only a small portion of the historical literature ever produced by the
U.S. Government and U.S. state governments is Internet accessible, there is
a significant body of historical documentary material that has been digitized.
A limited portion of this digitizing has been done by U.S. Government agen-
cies such as the Library of Congress and, in selected instances, by southern
state government agencies. Significant digitization of government documents
pertinent to antebellum southern history has been done by academic entities.
The following is a partial sampling of the growing variety of historical govern-
ment information resources on antebellum southern history that are Internet
accessible:

American Memory Project:  (Library of Congress resource proving access to various digitized U.S. History resources. U.S. History resources. Railroad Maps 1828-1900 and Southern Black Churches 1780-1925 are relevant southern history resources.

Appalachian Regional Commission

Delta Regional Authority 

GovInfo (Provides access to federal legal, legislative, and regulatory information resources

National Archives & Records Administration

Index to Agency Record Groups and Collections:  National Archives

National Archives-Atlanta, GA

National Archives-Fort Worth, TX

A New Nation Votes:  American Election Returns, 1787-1825 (Courtesy:  Tufts University and American Antiquarian Society)

U.S. Army Center for Military History

Naval History & Heritage Command

National Park Service History and Culture

ProQuest Congressional (Historic U.S. government agency and congressional documents)

Smithsonian Libraries Digital Collections

Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway Authority

Tennessee Valley Authority

U.S. Census of Population 1790-2020

War Department Papers 1784-1800 (Courtesy:  George Mason University)

 

 

 


 

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