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What Are They Reading in College? English Lit 1800s – 1900s

The novels and poems below were found at the Open Syllabus website.  Open Syllabus has collected lists of books & other readings assigned in over 6 million classes at 4,700 colleges in the U.S. and many other countries.  I’ve used the Open Syllabus “Galaxy” visualization to create the list below of books & poems used …

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What Are They Reading in College? College Basic Skills Course Books

The books below were found at the Open Syllabus website.  Open Syllabus has collected lists of books & other readings assigned in over 6 million classes at 4,700 colleges in the U.S. and many other countries.  I’ve used the Open Syllabus “Galaxy” visualization to create the list below of books used in many college “Basic …

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Aviation History Articles – Digital Collections & Articles Aviation

Aviation history articles about the Berlin airlift, Airplane passenger service in 1919, the U.S. Army Air Force in the UK in WW2, the Future of Trans-Atlantic Flight as seen in 1919, and American women in aviation.history. Plus copies of the Wright Brothers’ early patents, issues of an early British aviation magazine, and a link to …

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What Makes a Good Historian – Characteristics

What makes a good historian. Role and characteristics of a historian, and qualities. Information resources about historian occupations, historians’ organizations. Writing of the essential characteristics of a historian, or what makes a good historian, digital historian and teacher T. Mills Kelly wrote that, “Almost every historian has his or her own personal list of the …

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Vintage Picture Postcards – Old U.S. Postcards – Postcard Collections

Vintage picture postcards, old U.S. postcards. Antique postcards from all U.S. states, Germany, Cuba, and World War I. Free online. 1. 5,700 Old picture postcards of American views from the Detroit Publishing Company. Browse by State or search by location or subject. Old U.S. postcards from about 1905-1924. 2. “Greetings from the Fatherland”: antique postcards …

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State Historical Societies – History Journals

Hawaii, Kansas, Missouri, Ohio, Rhode Island, New York, & Pennsylvania. All are free & online. Nearly all states have state historical societies that produce such journals, but most charge fees for access. 1. Hawaiian Journal of History 1967 to 2014 2. Kansas Historical Quarterly, from the State Historical Society; 1931-1977 3. Missouri Historical Review; 1906-2005 …

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