Is the voting age the same across states? Was it always? Explore the history of voting and political campaigning in the U.S.
We talk about presidents being elected "to the White House." But how has living in the White House changed over time? How has the building grown as a symbol of the U.S. and the presidency? FIND OUT MORE »
Find primary sources and more
Learn about Native American technology, including wigwams, beadwork, pottery, [...] »
What were common presidential campaign strategies between 1840 and 1860? [...] »
Browse strategies and lesson plans
A wealth of historical material exists on the web to support teaching about [...] »
Donald A. Ritchie, Historian of the U.S. Senate, asks how a political cartoon [...] »
Political cartoons are often conceptually complex, but offer valuable insights [...] »
Put your knowledge to the test!
What can historical election maps tell us? Take a look at the electoral vote [...] »