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US History: Living History Project (2024)

Reference, primary sources, news coverage, and web resources to help you contextualize the period of U.S. history you are researching.

Late 1960s (Great Society, Hippies & More)


The Century: America's Time: 1965-70 Unpinned (45:00)
Continuity & Change (10:17)
The Great Society


Additional Videos
The 60s: The Years That Changed America (5:38)
American Experience: Summer of Love Chapter 1 (8:00)
Political Assassinations

History in Context portals are well-organized collections of primary and secondary sources. Highly recommended.

Hippies and Social Unrest in the 1960's
Music of the 1960s

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