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100 Famous Women of the 20th Century
A list of famous women in history. Use this list, then look for their biographies elsewhere.
Pick a topic and click the "Browse" button to see a large list of 20th century print advertisements. This is a huge database!
American Memory Project
More than 5 million historical documents, sound recordings, and images from the Library of Congress.
Look here for biographical information on well-known people.
dMarie Time Capsule
Find all kinds of information for any day beginning in 1800.
Click on a decade to find historical information, timelines, and lists of great films according to the year of release.
Fuzzy Memories TV
Watch television commercials and end-of-the-day signoffs from the 1970's and 1980's.
A History of American Snack Foods, From Waffle Cones to Doritos
Bon Appétit magazine presents popular foods organized by decade.
Index to information from the History Channel, organized by decade and by topic.
Primary source documents on US immigration and the Ku Klux Klan.
Large collection of historic images, text, sound files and video/film.
Slang Terms by Decade
Use the arrows at the top of the page to move to your decade.
Telephone Ads Through the Decades
Print telephone advertisements from the 1920's through the 1970's.
Time Magazine Covers
Search the archive for historical front pages. An index to back issues is available; bound copies of Time Magazine from 1942 - 1979 are available in the Menlo School library.
US History - from Civil War to Present
Scroll down the page to get to resource links for the 20th century.
WWW Virtual Library
American historical information organized by topic and decade.
Year By Year - 1900 - 2012
Historical, cultural and economic information for each year between 1900 and the present.
Celebrating Women in American History by
Call Number: REF 305
Publication Date: 2011-01-01
Bowling, Beatniks, and Bell-Bottoms by
Call Number: REF 306
Publication Date: 2002-07-19
Fashion, Costume, and Culture by
Call Number: REF 391
Publication Date: 2003-12-05
U-X-L American Decades by
Call Number: REF 973
Publication Date: 2002-12-06
The Twenties in America by
Call Number: REF 973
Publication Date: 2012-04-01