Collecting + Exhibiting
Bringing history to audiences worldwide by collecting digital records, archiving documents of the past, and presenting historical exhibits.
This site offers a lively introduction to the French Revolution with an extraordinary archive of documentary evidence.
This archive collects, preserves, and presents the history of the September 11, 2001 attacks in New York, Virginia, and Pennsylvania.
55,000 documents of the early War Department are available online to scholars, students, and the general public.
The Hurricane Digital Memory Bank collects, preserves, and presents the stories and digital record of Hurricanes Katrina, Rita, and Wilma.
This exhibit will immerse viewers in the varied experiences of gulag prisoners.
The Bracero History Archive collects and makes available the oral histories and artifacts pertaining to the Bracero program, a guest worker initiative that spanned the years 1942-1964.
Designed for cultural institutions, enthusiasts, and educators, Omeka is a platform for publishing online collections and exhibitions.
This site will allow for the exploration of the contours of Martha Washington’s life while also providing a window on women’s lives during the 18th century.
CHNM is developing and testing innovative ideas all the time. CHNM Labs provides a showcase for this important research and development work.
The Mozilla Digital Memory Bank is a permanent, open, peer-produced digital archive of Mozilla history.
CIP documents the nation’s efforts to protect the systems and structures that are vital to the functioning of economy and society.
What would it have been like to visit P.T. Barnum's American Museum in 1865? Find out.
This site is a portal to probate inventories between 1740 and 1810 in several counties of Virginia and Maryland.