Cascade Middle School: Ms. Watkin’s Project on Figures of the American Revolution
Library Online Resources
In the “Online Resources” section of the Deschutes Public Library website (www.deschuteslibrary.org/onlineresources
check out the databases in the Homework category! Use your library card (including Library Linx cards) to log in, or use them at a public library. Do a keyword search or browse the categories in these databases for magazine and journal articles covering your topic.
America’s Story from the Library of Congress: Revolutionary period
An educational site with historical stories from the American Revolution, including many famous figures.
History.com: American Revolution
Includes biographical information on major figures in the American Revolution.
Internet Modern History Sourcebook: American Independence
Read documents written by revolutionaries, government officials, and more.
The American Revolution: Simple list of important people
A longer list of people involved with this time in history.
Links to a variety of people important to the Revolution.
Africans in America: Revolution
Click on “Resource Bank” to find biographies.
Women in the American Revolution
Learn about the ways women contributed to the Revolution.