"My candle burns at both ends; It will not last the night; But ah, my foes, and oh, my friends - It gives a lovely light." - Edna St. Vincent Millay

Welcome to American History USA

American History USA is a premier online resource for information on the history of the United States. We attempt to combine traditional and non-traditional viewpoints of the American story, while providing a forum for all views to be heard.

American History Topics

The American Story

Below you can cycle through every article we have ever published, in chronological order. We are constantly adding new content. Check the sidebar for a list of our most recent articles.

Geoworld -- "Prehistoric Wyoming"

A remarkable number of well-preserved fossils have been extracted from Wyoming, including some stromatolites dated at nearly 2 billion years old.

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Other Articles

Other Resources

The Campaign Trail -- a Presidential Election Game - In this campaign simulation you are currently able to run for President in the 1896, 1968, or 2012 election as any major candidate.

The Lesson Builder - Create, borrow, use, and manage lesson plans. Includes a database of lessons created by fellow teachers.

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