- Revolutionary War
The Revolutionary War took place when the colonies declared independence from British rule. Learn about the Revolutionary War that began after the Declaration of Independence was signed on July 4, 1776.
- Area Codes, by Country
Telephone area codes are used to help route phone calls to the correct location. Find North American area codes and their corresponding locations with this handy area code chart.
- History of North America
The first people to come to the North American continent crossed the Bering Sea from Asia. Visit this North American history and culture overview to learn more about North America.
- South America Travel Guide
South America is home to ancient ruins, hiking trails, mountains, and beaches. Learn more about South America with this South American travel guide.
- North America Travel Guide
The continent of North America contains something for everyone, with beaches, islands, big cities, national parks, and plenty of history. Visit this North American travel guide.
- Football Teams
The NFL has 32 teams divided into the American Football Conference (AFC) and the National Football Conference (NFC). Learn more with this directory of football team names.
- South America
South America is the fourth largest continent in the world. Learn more and find a helpful map and chart of South American countries and capitals.
- ASCII Keyboard (Photograph)
ASCII stands for American Standard Code for Information Interchange. ASCII code is a character-encoding language used by computers and other communications devices to recognize text. Most characters and symbols can be displayed using ASCII codes.
- Baseball Glove (Illustration)
Baseball is one of the most popular American sports to watch and to play, and adults and children of all ages participate in recreational leagues or spontaneous backyard baseball games. This photo shows a standard leather baseball glove and baseball.
- 1921 Sears Catalog (Photograph)
This cover of the Sears Roebuck catalog (1921 edition) shows the Sears Roebuck Company headquarters building in Chicago, Illinois. American shoppers, especially in rural areas, used this mail order catalog to purchase many of life's basic necessities.
- White Cross Grave Marker (Photograph)
A simple white marble cross at the American Cemetery in the French town of Romagne-sous-Montfaucon honors the life of a soldier lost during World War I. The grave is surrounded by a beautiful flower bouquet as well as small American and French flags.