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History 410
Professor Putman

Gateway| History 410 Syllabus |History 410 Schedule

Teaching and History Links

Writing Links Teaching Links Historical Links Web Projects

Writing and Grammar Aids

Prof. Putman's Writing Tips

SDSU Dept of History Writing Guides

History Writing Guides

Strunk and White Online Writing Guide:  The Elements of Style

Common Errors in English

10 Commandments of Good Historical Writing

UNC Writing Center Handout Writing in History

SDSU Library Citation Guide

Research and Documentation Online

Plagiarism Defined

Avoiding Plagiarism

SDSU BATS Handouts (Handouts and guidebooks to using Powerpoint, Word, etc..)

How to write a research paper sample


Teaching-oriented web sites

SCORE History Social Science

8th Grade CA Standards
image 11th Grade CA Standards

History-Social Science CA Standards (pdf)

CSET Social Science Guide

CSET Sample US Hist Test

National Center for History in the Schools

Why Study History

H-Net Discussion Network

Organization of American Historians' Magazine of History

National Standards for United States History -- Grades 5-12

California Council for the Social Studies

Working Together to Strengthen History Teaching in Secondary Schools


Library of Congress Teachers' Page Home

Scholastic - Teacher's Homepage

K-12 Elementary School Lesson Plans

Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies

American Memory Timeline Home Page

NARA Digital Classroom 

History Now


National Museum of American History Home

Learning Page of the Library of Congress Become a Historical Detective

Learning Page of the Library of Congress Using Primary Sources

Teach Vietnam - The Learning Experience

The Enola Gay Controversy

Primary Sources at SDSU library

Primary Source Analysis sheets



Historical Web Sites

Avalon Project Documents from 1492-present

Eyewitness Account of the Sand Creek Massacre (1864)

Poetry and Music of the War Between the States

The Valley of the Shadow Two Communities in the American Civil War

Nineteenth-Century America Through the Eyes of

Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show

Great Chicago Fire

San Francisco History by Subject - Museum of the City of San Francisco


San Diego Historical Society photos

Homestead Strike of 1892

The Strike at Homestead

History of American Steel Industry

Ellis Island

Thinkquest: Immigration

World's Columbian Exposition

Coney Island History

Urban Experience In Chicago- Hull-House and Its Neighborhoods, 1889-1963

Social Work History Station

Competing Visions: 1912 Election

Eugene Debs History

Tirangle Shirtwaist Fire

Seattle General Strike, 1919


World War I--Trenches on the Web

BBC World War I

First World War--A Multimedia History

Temperance and Prohibtion

Red Scare (1918-1921) Home Page

Free Speech and the Clear and Present Danger Doctrine

Famous Trials Page

The Case of Sacco and Vanzetti

Votes for Women 1850-1920

America at Work America at Leisure 1894-1915

American Leaders Speak Recordings from World War I and the 1920 Election

Clash of Cultures in Early 20th century

Gangsters and Crime in the 20s

Harlem Renaissance Resources

Harlem: An African American Community

American Cultural History - Decade 1920-1929

The Jazz Age Flapper Culture & Style

Scopes Trial Home Page - UMKC School of Law

New Deal Network

Color Photographs from the FSA and OWI Home Page

FDR Cartoons Main Page

The Authentic History Center The Great Depression

WWII Powers of Persuasion Posters

Dr. Seuss Went to War

Smithsonian on Japanese Internment

Children of the Camps Documentary

Camp Harmony Washington Exhibit

Exploring Japanese Internment through Film and the Internet

PBS Conscience and the Constitution The Story (Internment)

Korematsu v. United States

Cold War

National Security ArchiveCOLD WAR Interviews

The American 1950

FILM Archives Inc. Home

F.I.L.M. Archives -Duck and Cover

Propaganda Critic Video Gallery

The Authentic History Center The 1950s Red Channels The Report of Communist Influence in Radio and Television

Images - Monster at the Soda Shop Teenagers and Fifties Horror Films

Brown v. Board of Education Decision

MLK Letter from a Birmingham Jail

MLK Papers Project

AFRO-Americ@ The Black History Museum

THE BLACK PANTHERS - 10 Point Program


The Vietnam War Internet Project

The Vietnam War

The American Experience-Vietnam

Vietnam Center

Vietnam Vets, Vietnam War, History of Vietnam

Vietnam Veterans Agains the War

The My Lai Cases

The History Place - JFK Photo History

FSM-A the Free Speech Movement Archives Home Page

The Sixties Project

 Hippyland, Home of the Hippies

Radical Times The Antiwar Movement of the 1960s

Speeches From Malcolm X

The 30 Second Candidate Lyndon Johnson campaign spots

C-SPAN LBJ White House Tapes

Chicano Park Watergate

Richard M. Nixon The Watergate Tapes

Frontline the Gulf War

Ronald Reagan Presidential Library

Library of Congress Exhibitions

Home Page American Memory from the Library of Congress

National Archives Exhibits


Web Projects 


Feminism   Lauren and Jana

60s Protest Music Ron, Ray, and Kevin

Japanese Internment  Megan, Mike, Joanna, and Steven

JFK Jessica, Lindsey, Jennifer, and Marjorie

Titanic Sarah, Dawn, Amber, and Regina

Election of 1912 Stacey and Jonathan

World War II Home Front: Minorities Experiences Burton, Abelardo, and Steven

Women of World War II Claudia, Arielle, and Clayton

The Great Depression and The New Deal Ron, Linda, Alex, and Erika

First Ladies Meagan and Jenn