Comment: Great Post and Information... in the same vein...

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Great Post and Information... in the same vein...

Here is a great site that compiles a bunch of historic documents so we can read exactly what was going on and what people were thinking at that time:

American History: from Revolution to Reconstruction and beyond...

http://www.let.rug.nl/usa/

It has everything from personal letters to treaties and founding documents... 1600 - 20th century. I love getting into the minds of our founding fathers, even their personal letters were packed with wisdom and foresight. To see the personal letters, go to presidents, make a choice (e.g. Thomas Jefferson), then letters... :

http://www.let.rug.nl/usa/presidents/thomas-jefferson/letter...

Site is crazy good.