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Unit 1: From Revolution to Constitution

Related Web sites:

Primary sources

Archiving Early America: Historic Documents from Eighteenth-Century America
www.earlyamerica.com

Articles of Confederation
http://www.yale.edu/lawweb/avalon/artconf.htm

Declaration of Independence
http://www.letsfindout.com/subjects/america/declare.html

The Federalist Papers
http://www.law.edu/FEDERAL/federalist/feder1.html

U.S. Constitution
http://www.house.gov/Constitution/Constitution.html

General sources

Biography of Charles Cotesworth Pinckney
http://odur.let.rug.nl/~usa/B/ccpinckn/ccpinckn.htm

Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's Historical Almanac
http://www.history.org/holiday/holiday.htm

Exploring the Foundation of the American Spirit: Constitution
http://www.usconstitution.org/

The History Place-American Revolution
www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/revolution/index.html

National Archives and Records Administration: Constitution Day
http://www.nara.gov/education/teaching/constitution/home.html

To Form a More Perfect Union: The Work of the Continental Congress and Constitutional Convention
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/bdsds/bdexhome.html