Revolutionary War: Patriot Project
These resources will be useful in finding information about the many Patriots that had a significant impact on the Revolutionary War.
Key Resources at a Glance:
History Reference Centercontains nearly 57,000 historical documents, more than 78,000 biographies, and 1,620 books, as well as photographs, maps, and historical videos.
SIRS Knowledge Source provides a collection of 6 databases for students in grade 6-12. Full-text articles, graphics, photographs, government documents, primary sources, ebooks, and previewed websites.
Discovery Education provides video segments and photographs of many historical and cultural events.
Gale Virtual Reference Library provides print encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. Search results can be printed, emailed or saved to a personal folder.
Marshall Cavendish Digital eBook versions of our popular print reference books.
Web Pages and Portals
|Kid Info: History of the American Revolution||http://www.kidinfo.com/american_history/american_revolution.html|
|Patriots of the American Revolution||http://www.sonofthesouth.net/revolutionary-war/patriots/patriots-american-revolutoin.htm|
Reference Print Resources
- Americans at War: The Revolutionary War- REF 973.3 SMO
- The Revolutionary- War- REF 973.3 REV
- American Revolution- Biographies- REF 973.3 AME
- Microsoft Publisher – On the APPS menu
- Microsoft Powerpoint
- Microsoft Word
- Flickr -Use the advanced search feature to find pictures which have been granted permission to use copyright free under Creative Commons
- The National Archives
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs
Audio Files (Music, Sounds)
Visit the FCPS TRT Free Multimedia Page for more great links to image and audio sources.