|Signing the Mayflower Compact - You can read what it said by exploring "The Avalon Project."|
- The Avalon Project - Study old laws to learn why people did or didn't do certain things.
- British Advice - Help for researching your British ancestors.
- Bureau of Land Management - Access to land surveys.
- Documenting the American South - Primary sources for studying the South.
- 50 States - Links to interesting tidbits of information (weather, topography, laws, etc.) organized by state.
- American Women's History - Explore to discover more about your female ancestors.
- Harvard University Library - What was life like for an immigrant ancestor?
- Library of Congress American Memory - Learn about different places at various points in time in order to place ancestors in historical context.
- Life in Colonial America - Shed your 21st century mantle and feel what pre-Revolutionary War life was like.
- Rudy's List of Archaic Medical Terms - Know what ailments your poor ancestor was suffering.
- Weights and Measures - If an ancestor's property line ran 80 chains, how long was it?
|It was one mile long.|