The American Experience: The Presidents
Select or search for a president to find brief biographical information. Some presidents are marked with an asterisks (*), which indicates there is expanded content.
Find out what happened on "This day in History" or what happened on your birthday. Or, view historical clips and listen to speeches of the 20th century. You may also search for information by keyword.
Mr. Dowling's Electronic Passport
Here you can download study guides and search for historical information and facts by time period or geographic location. (You can also listen to Mr. Dowling's crazy voices.)
PBS makes available their program and series sites related to history. The sites are divided into the Ancient World, Biographies, United States, War and Espionage, and the World. In addition, a section titled "Now and Then" compares today's life with life in the 1700s.