The Library of Congress is the nation’s oldest federal cultural institution and is the largest library in the world.
“presents a listing of web sites relevant to women in the United States.”
publishes books and other materials on women’s history topics.
The National Park Service safeguards the national parks and preserves local history, celebrating local heritage, and creating close to home opportunities for kids and families to get outside, be active, and have fun.
NPS strives to highlight women’s roles in our nation’s history by undertaking projects that increase interpretation, bring together community stakeholders, and stimulate scholarly documentation.
National Historic Landmarks are nationally significant historic places designated by the Secretary of the Interior because they possess exceptional value or quality in illustrating or interpreting the heritage of the United States.
The official list of the Nation’s historic places worthy of preservation
For more than 25 years, the NWHA has supported a myriad of activities promoting women as leaders and influential forces in our society.
Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000 is a resource for students and scholars of U.S. history and U.S. women’s history. Organized around the history of women in social movements in the U.S. between 1600 and 2000, the collection seeks to advance scholarly debates and understanding at the same time that it makes the insights of women’s history accessible to teachers and students at universities, colleges, and high schools
AASLH provides leadership and support for its members who preserve and interpret state and local history in order to make the past more meaningful to all Americans.
Founded in 1884, the American Historical Association encompasses every historical period and geographical area and serves professional historians in all areas of employment.
Since 1930, the Berkshire Conference of Women Historians is a women’s organization that meets once or twice a year in a scenic location in the Northeast for a weekend of relaxation and informal talk about history.
The National Council on Public History advances the field of public history.
The OAH is the largest learned society devoted to the study of American history.