History

American Rhetoric
5000+ public speeches and other significant historical audio, either full-text audio or video.  Sections include the Online Speech Bank, Top 100 Speeches of the 20th Century, Movie Speeches, and Rhetorical Figures in Sound.

California Digital Newspaper Collection
A freely accessible digitized collection of California Newspapers 1846-present.

Making of America
A collaborative effort between the University of Michigan, Cornell University, and the Andrew Carnegie Mellon Foundation.  It preserves and makes accessible  1600+ books and 10 journals written between 1850-1877 (primary sources from the antebellum through reconstruction periods of US history).

Oyez: US Supreme Court Media
Supported by Chicago-Kent College of Law is a multimedia archive that wants to make the US Supreme Court accessible to everyone.  A complete and authoritative source of all the court's audio since October 1955 (the installation of the first recording system).  Also included is detailed information about every US Supreme Court Justice and a panoramic tour of the building itself.


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A Freely Accessible Repository of Digitized California Newspapers from 1846 to the Present
powered by Digital Library Consulting
A Freely Accessible Repository of Digitized California Newspapers from 1846 to the Present