Historical Information

A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation contains the records of the Continental Congress, the Constitutional Convention, and the United States Congress beginning in 1774. These documnets create history of the construction of the nation and the development of the federal government.

The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) is the nation's record keeper. Important records are preserved and available. Geneolgoical, veteran or historical data. Photographs and political cartoons can be found here.