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"Annals of American History Online provides a year-by-year documentary of American thought and action through the speeches, documents, memoirs, poems, and interviews of more than 1,500 contributors." -- Encyclopedia Britannica Website

2,100 entries from 1493 to the present
Speeches, essays, biographies, landmark court decisions, editorials, and more
Contributors that include Madeleine Albright, Henry Ford, John Hancock, Malcolm X, and Edgar Allan Poe
Photos and multimedia that bring historical events to life

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Annals of American History

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