A Block

Korean Armistice Agreement

Suggested Keywords:  U.S. Army Lieutenant General William Harrison, Jr.,  Korean Demilitarized Zone, Korean Demilitarized Zone,  Military Demarcation Line ,General Nam II,

Korean Armistice Agreement

Text of the Korean Armistice Agreement

Armistice Agreement for the Restoration of the South Korean State (1953) and Resource Materials

Ireland Easter Rebellion 1916 

Suggested Keywords

Irish Revolt, Irish Rebellion, Irish Republican Brotherhood, Irish Volunteers, Irish Citizen Army, Army of the Irish Republic, Eoin MacNeill, Patrick Pearse, Thomas Clarke, Sean MacDiarmad, Joseph Plunkett, Eamonn Ceannt, James Connolly, Thomas MacDonagh, Roger Casement, Easter Rebellion

Easter Rising 1916

Philippine-American War

Suggested Keywords

U.S.S. Maine in Havana Harbor, Commodore George Dewey, Presidio of San Francisco,  Emilio Aquinaldo, insurrection

Spanish-American War

The Philippine- American War 

Atomic Bomb

Suggested Keywords

Enola Gay, Hiroshima,Harry S Truman, Nagasaki bomb, Samuel McCrea Cavert, Colonel Paul Tibbets, Potsdam Declaration of July 26

Truman Atomic Bomb

The Manhattan Project 

Brown v. Board of Edu

Suggested Keywords: Jim Crow laws,Homer Plessy, Plessy v. Ferguson, Justice John Marshal Harlan, Cumming v. Richmond, County Board of Education, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP),Charles Hamilton Houston, Thurgood Marshall, Briggs v. Elliot, Davis v. Board of Education of Prince Edward County (VA.), Boiling v. Sharpe, and Gebhart v. Ethel., equal protection clause, scientist Kenneth Clark,  Gov. Earl Warren

History- Brown v. Board of Education

Our Documents- Brown v. Board of Ed

Little Rock Nine

Suggested Keywords: Governor Orval Faubus, President Eisenhower, 101st Airborne Division paratroopers, Central High School

We Shall Overcome

60 Years on: The Little Rock Nine

Japanese- American Internment Camps

Suggested Keywords:  Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Pearl Harbor, Executive Order 9066,  Issei,  Nisei, Hirabayashi, Korematsu, and Endo, Public Law 100-383

Japanese Relocation During World War II

Library of Congress Japanese Internment Camp Newspapers

Fall of the USSR ( Gorbachev, Economics) 

Suggested Keywords: Mikhail Gorbachev, START negotiations, George H.W. Bush, Yeltsin, August 1991 coup against Gorbachev ,Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), The Nunn-Lugar,  Cooperative Threat Reduction Program

Office of the Historian 

Department of State Archives 

Vietnam War from point of view of Vietnamese

Suggested keywords: Ho Chi Min City, Agent Orange, fall of Saigon,  Communist north

The Vietnam war as seen by the North Vietnamese

Vietnam from a vietnamese perspective 

An ugly war seen through the eyes of the vietnamese

Salem Witch Trials

Suggested keywords  Sarah Good, Sarah Osborne, Tituba, Gallows Hill,  Abigail Williams and Elizabeth Parris,  William Phips, John Putnam

Library of Congress- Salem witch trial 

The witchcraft trials in Salem: a commentary by Douglas Linder

Cuban Missile Crisis

Suggested keywords:  Fidel Castro, Soviet Union, Nikita Khrushchev, Kennedy, DEFCON 3, DEFCON 2, Strategic Air Command, John Scali, Anatoly Dobrynin, U.S. Jupiter missiles, nuclear Test Ban Treaty.

Office of the historian 

Cold War: Cuban Missile Crisis

Velvet Revolution in Bulgaria 

Keywords: Vaclav Havel,Charter 77, Berlin Wall, parliamentary republic,General Secretary Miloš Jakeš,  Warsaw Pact governments, Rita Klímová

Fall of communism in Eastern Europe 

Outlook for Eastern Europe in 1990

Saving the Jews of Bulgaria 

Keywords: Dimitar Peshev and Exarch Stefan of Bulgaria and Kiril, Metropolitan of Plovdiv, tsar Boris III, Treblinka extermination camp.

60th anniversary of the rescue of Bulgarian Jews


Martin Luther 

Keywords: Reformation, 95 Theses, Wittenberg, Printing press

Martin Luther- PBS

How Luther went viral 

Driven to Defiance 

Opium Wars 

The Opening to China Part I: the First Opium War, the United States, and the Treaty of Wangxia, 1839-1844

The Opening to China Part II: the Second Opium War, the United States, and the Treaty of Tianjin, 1857–1859

The opium war 1840–1842. Barbarians in the Celestial Empire in the early part of the nineteenth century and the war by which they forced her gates ajar

Quasi War

The XYZ Affair and the Quasi-War with France, 1798–1800

National Parks Service 

Occupation & Reconstruction of Japan post-WWII 

Keywords: General Douglas A. MacArthur, Potsdam Declaration, Supreme Command of Allied Powers (SCAP)

Occupation and Reconstruction of Japan, 1945–52

Allied Occupation of Japan

The Troubles, Ireland

Keywords:Protestant, Catholic,Northern Ireland,United Kingdom,1971 bombing of McGurk’s Bar,Omagh, Northern Ireland, Belfast Agreement,

These murals lie at the center of a debate over Northern Ireland’s future



Spanish Armada 


Winds of Change, Defeat of the Spanish Armada, Duke of Medina Sidonia

Spanish Armada

Zulu Empire 


Camp David Accords 

Office of the historian 

Department of State


Health Care Rights for African Americans in the 1920s

Keywords: fraternal societies, life insurance companies, and community public health movements,  The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP),

Health Care Reform and Social Movements in the United States

Shay’s Rebellion 

Springfield Technical Community College 

Ronald Reagan 

Korean War

National Archives

National Parks Service 

Library of Congress

Church of Scientology 

Matter of Church Scientology 

Supreme Court 

First Independent Church of Scientology (79176)

Black Panthers

Keywords Huey P. Newton, Bobby Seale, Matthew Johnson,

FBI files

National Archives 


54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry 

Robert Gould Shaw and the 54th Regiment

National Archives


19th Amendment 

19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Women’s Right to Vote (1920)

National Archives 

Library of Congress

Post WW2 Division of Berlin 

Berlin Airlift 

Reign of Terror