From Encyclopedia Virginia. Miscellaneous historical information about Virginia
This site offers names of settlers of Jamestown, paintings
depicting events there, a terrific quiz that can be taken online
with immediate feedback. Great site!
Home of Thomas Jefferson, our third president. Explore his
daily life and his wide-ranging interests. Also, "A day in the
life of Jefferson"
Provides information about Patrick Henry, his home, and
Visit Shirley Plantation along the James River. Has a teacher
resource that correlates to the Virginia Standards of Learning.
George Washington Papers at the Library of Congress
This is an outstanding timeline that includes other links.
The Mt. Vernon Home page. Contains a tour, visitors guide,
Guide to events, etc. Teachers Corner.
Has many pictures. Under the History part is an online quiz
with answer sheet. Also has teacher resources.
Civil War 1861-1865
A terrific Timeline of the Civil War
of US Presidents
Listed by many different categories. Interesting site.
Interesting notes and stories about food in American history.
Last Update: March 5, 2021