Resources and Links
Learning about our nation’s history and those who fought to defend it are a paramount piece to honoring and preserving our shared history as Americans. We believe these trusted resources are an execellent tool for education and support.
USFlag.org : A website dedicated to the Flag of the United States of America and it’s history.
State Flags List : A visual list of all 50 state flags with adoption dates, fun facts, and other descriptions.
The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. : A site dedicated to the support of veterans of foreign wars. Their mission is: To foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, the military and our communities. To advocate on behalf of all veterans.
American Legion : A US Veterans association
DAV: Disabled American Veterans Charity : Find, donate, join, and volunteer to help disabeled American Veterans
Library of Congress : The world’s largest library and the main research station of the U.S. Congress. It is also the home of the U.S. Copyright Office. Their collections and services range from preservation, law, research, and more.
The Flag of the United States : A compilation of historical US flag designs, Patriot writings, essays, songs, speeches, and more, as well as a broad variety of other U.S. Flag educational resources
Independence National Historical Park : (U.S. National Park Service) A National Historical Park in Pennsylvania where the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution were both signed. Learn more about the park and obtain tickets.
The White House : Official website of the U.S. President’s residence and place of work
Members of the U.S. Congress : A list of current and historical senators and representatives to the U.S. Congress. This is also a tool for which to find and contact your Representative or Senator.
War of Independence | National Museum of American History : Learn more about the war to win our independence from Great Britain from 1775-1783
Facts – The Civil War : A collection of facts and statistics put together by the U.S. National Park Service on America’s divisive war from 1861 to 1865 between the Union and the Confederacy.
USHistory.org : A collection of learning resources for adults, students, and teachers alike to learn more about our nation’s history.
A Brief History of Civil Rights in the United States : A vast guide compiled by HUSL Library at Howard University School of Law to detail and review the history of Civil Rights in the United States
Free Help For Veterans Battling Mesothelioma: A resource for veterans battling Mesothelioma. Veterans make up 30% of mesothelioma claims filed annually.