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Friday, 17 March 2017 00:00

Faces of Power

This interactive timeline lets you browse through every president of the United States of America and learn info about them.

Published in Link of the Day
Thursday, 19 January 2017 00:00

History Engine

The History Engine is an educational tool that gives students the opportunity to learn history by doing the work -- researching, writing, and publishing -- of a historian. The result is an ever-growing collection of historical articles or "episodes" that paints a wide-ranging portrait of life in the United States throughout its history.

Published in Link of the Day
Tuesday, 01 November 2016 00:00

U.S. Presidential Audio Recordings

The Voices of American Presidents have been captured by audio pioneers since the early days of sound recording. The invention of Edison's phonograph ushered in a new era of "recorded" history, beginning with President Benjamin Harrison in the late nineteenth century to the present day administration. The MSU Vincent Voice Library is working to preserve over 100 years of historical spoken word recordings like those of the U.S. Presidents, and is pleased to share these sound samples from its collection.

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