Preview 2011 history events
- New Stories
Vintage Base Ball is sweeping the country; teams are at play from Connecticut to Colorado. Learn the rules and follow the game with our handy Vintage Base Ball Guide.
A teenage scientist goes west in 1810 (and lives to tell the tale.)
Visit our ongoing project on the major North American migrations.
How to get started, do oral history and...
Use our theme tour maps and links to plan your next vacation.
Read travellers' tales, follow overland trails and imagine your ancestor's journey west.
- Two Tours to New Connecticut (1811)
- The Bones of the Schooners (1918)
Seasonal resources, original documents and lesson plans.
- ...or on the road
Solve this match up challenge in the back seat on the way to the game.
- Read All About It
New Books (and Old) –
and where to find them.