|Local and Regional History Websites to Know ||National & International History Websites to Know |
The Burlington Public Library has special local history resources (e.g. Burlington school yearbooks and newspapers)
Please ask at our information desk.
Skagit County Historical Museum
Washington State Facts - Geography, History, Population, Climate, State Symbols, Census, etc.
Washington State Historical Society
Washington State History: This site includes State Archives and Library collections being digitize to provide access to vital records, newspapers, maps, pioneer life histories, Rural Heritage Digital Collections, plus special features
American Memory Timeline - Contains
primary resources about colonial
settlement up to postwar era United States from the Library of Congress.
Digital Public Library of America
American FactFinder: Get population, housing, economic, and geographic statistics data about the United States from the U.S. Census Bureau.Charters of Freedom: Declaration of Independence, Constitution of the United States, or the Bill of Rights - full transcripts for each historical document, as well as high resolution images of the originals.
Center for Pacific Northwest Studies (Western Washington University) has a small group of photographs in the Galen Biery Papers and Photographs Collection showing random views of historical Burlington.
Skagit River Journal: Online "database" of transcribed and annotated historical documents, photographs and books on the history of the greater Skagit Valley area.
Library of Congress Digital Collections - photographs, newspapers, oral histories archiving.
Primary Source materals for Social Studies CBAS from the National Archives
Bracero History Archives
National Portal to Historical Collections managed by the American Heritage Society
Stump Ranch Online - The Stump Ranch - Family & Community History of the Upper Skagit Valley
Skagit River History by Larry Kunzler
Historical Newspapers in the Washington State Libraries
BBC Country Profiles
Country Studies: The Library of Congress series presents a description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of countries throughout the world
Historic Flood Article Archives: Transcribed newspaper articles on Skagit River floods dating over more than a century.
Skagit Valley Genealogical Society
Skagit County Washington : U.S. GenWeb Project includes a yearbooks, directories and other miscellaneous Skagit Valley documents.
Museum of History and Industry
World Factbook: Created and updated by the CIA, this guide includes maps, flags, facts, and demographics for the countries of the world. Entries for each country include information on geography, people, government, economy, military, and more
World Digital Library
Anacortes History Museum
Samish Island History
Historic Maps Works - containing local and national maps
|1907 (Aug. 2) Burlington Journal article (pdf) "Burlington Center of Traffic for Skagit County" || |