Founders Online

National Archives | Jun 17, 2021

Founders Online features correspondence and other writings of seven major shapers of the United States: George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, John Adams (and family), Thomas Jefferson, Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, and James Madison. It features over 185,000 searchable documents, fully annotated, from the Founding Fathers Papers projects. It also includes nine high school lesson plans on Native Americans, Abigail Adams, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and Benjamin Franklin.

Tags: Africa Atlantic World Caribbean Europe Latin America Mexico North America United States Primary Sources Readings African American Book & Media Economic Empires Exploration & Expansion Intellectual Legal Maritime Migration & Immigration Military Native American & Indigenous Political Public Revolutions Slavery Social State & Local (US) States, Nations, & Nationalism Urban Women, Gender, & Sexuality 1600-1800 1800-1900


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