Catalog 016111, National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center, Smithsonian, George Washington’s Camp Chest. United States: n.p, 1775–1776. Smithsonian Primary Sources in U.S. History. Sept. 2016.
I would like to learn more about Smithsonian Primary Sources in U.S. History.
Gale and Smithsonian have partnered to deliver an online resource for users in your school U.S. history classes: Smithsonian Primary Sources in U.S. History. This rare online resource includes unique and seminal primary sources, including documents, maps, historical objects, and other materials from the museums and archives from the collections of the Smithsonian and from Gale’s leading digital collections.
Designed for both teachers and librarians to support core and Advanced Placement U.S. history programs, this resource brings hand-curated content from the experts at the Smithsonian directly to your classroom and students. Select content is curriculum-aligned providing easy access to authoritative content from trusted sources helping to satisfy requirements to incorporate primary source content into U.S. history classes.
Smithsonian Primary Sources in U.S History allows students and teachers to:
Choose from 15 time periods that support the study of different eras: