This document archive will house a wide variety of historical documents judged to be valuable in teaching history at both undergraduate and secondary levels. The collection includes several “classics” that are well known to professional and amateur historians, whereas others may be unfamiliar to general readers. The latter features several documents that contributors have discovered in their own research and found to be valuable in teaching.


Browse the Department of History Historical Documents Archive Collections:

Gilded Age (circa 1870-1900)

U.S. Foreign Relations