Colonial America Web Sites

Come to the reference desk at the Waltham Public Library to access more sources on Colonial America.

Click here for a printable copy and for a list of print sources.




KidsClick!: Colonial Period
A list of links about Colonial Times.

Yahoo Kids!: Colonial Life
More links about Colonial Life.

About.com Colonial History
This contains links, timelines, and primary sources on life in Colonial and Revolutionary America.

Liberty! The American Revolution
This is a companion site to a PBS series. There are a lot of details about specific news events of the time period.

America's Story from America's Library
The Library of Congress, through biographies, pictures, and games, relates not only the history of Colonial America but the whole history of the United States.

Colonization
This site, designed by a history teacher, includes articles by historians on a variety of topics, including the slave trade and colonialistsí relationships with Native Americans.

Salem Witch Museum
This site contains a lot of information about the Salem Witch Trials.

Awesome Library: Colonial America
A list of links, papers, and lesson plans mainly supplied by schools and teachers.