Florida Goes to War: The Sunshine State in World War II
This site includes resources on the military, race, economics, the role of women, pre- and post-war statistics, and oral history interviews with Florida WW II veterans.
Florida During World War II
Exploring Florida has a set of reproducible readings, questions, and activity sheets for an upper elementary study of Florida History. The PDF files are designed to print and photocopy well.
The Florida World War II Heritage Trail, a 72-page guidebook, includes color and archival photographs of Florida sites related to World War II, and biographical sketches of many men and women who played a significant role during the war.
Institute on WWII and the Human Experience
The focus of the Institute on World War II and the Human Experience is collecting and preserving the memories of the men and women who lived and served during the WWII era and the immediate post-war period.
On the Homefront: American During World War I and World War II
Even though World Wars I and II did not take place on American soil, both wars were fought in multiple ways on the American homefront. By studying these primary source historical documents, students can begin to understand how citizens of all ages, families and businesses pitched in to help fight for freedom abroad.
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Florida Electronic Library (FEL)
The Florida Electronic Library offers access to comprehensive, accurate, and reliable information. Resources include electronic magazines, newspapers, almanacs, encyclopedias, and books. The Florida Electronic Library offers information for all age groups, including students and teachers.
Publication of Archival Library & Museum Materials (PALMM)
PALMM is a cooperative initiative of the public universities of Florida to provide digital access to important source materials for research and scholarship.
Florida Memory is funded under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Florida’s LSTA program is administered by the Department of State's Division of Library and Information Services.
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