Revolutionary War and National Expansion

American Revolution Reference Library

[v. 4.] Primary Sources -- edited by Linda Schmittroth
Available to library cardholders via the Gale Reference Library. Click on the Internet address and log in using your library card and PIN numbers

History Matters

more digitized primary sources on the Internet.
Revolution and the New Nation 1754 - 1820s

Letters of Delegates to Congress, 1774-1789

Available online at the American Memory Collection from the Library of Congress

The American Revolution: A history in documents

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Uses documents of the time to explore the American Revolution, from the colonists' break with Great Britain through the struggle to create a successful government for the new United States.

The American Revolutionaries: A history in their own words

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Letters, diaries, memoirs, interviews, ballads, newspaper articles, and speeches depict life and events in the American colonies in the second half of the eighteenth century, with an emphasis on the years of the Revolutionary War.