In the new teaching activity "Lincoln's 1863 Thanksgiving Proclamation," students learn the origins of Thanksgiving, then examine President Lincoln’s 1863 Thanksgiving Proclamation that created a national holiday.
Access primary sources and teaching activities for the Progressive Era, the 1920s, immigration, and a changing America at the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th century.
Find resources for teaching about American Indians and the history of Native Communities in relation to the Federal Government.
Find primary sources and teaching activities for World War I on our DocsTeach World War I page.
Find resources for teaching K-5 students, including primary sources, online teaching activities, and virtual programs.
Find primary sources and teaching activities related to elections and voting on our new DocsTeach page.
Check out newly published online teaching activities that focus on some of the most famous patent records and inventions in our holdings.
Find primary sources and online activities related to Jackie Robinson and his lifelong commitment to civil rights.
Find primary sources documenting the Hispanic-Latinx experience and government relations throughout U.S. history.
Join us Saturday, October 10th at 3:00 pm EDT for The "Write" Stuff, to hear three authors discussing their research on women’s rights and suffrage.