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All American: Literature, History, and Culture

Welcome to All American, an Internet encyclopedia designed to help you find thorough, accurate information about American literature, history, and culture.  You may use this site in two ways.

Conduct research: Want to know the name of Anne Bradstreet's first book? the year NATO was founded? the types of music performed during the Civil War?  Our user-friendly interface should help you find specific, accurate information in seconds instead of hours.  Every article has been edited prior to publication. 

Browse: You do not need to be writing a paper to enjoy this site.  Click on the links to the left to explore this date in American history or just bounce around.

This site is always under construction.  We welcome questions and suggestions.  Thanks for visiting!

Mark Canada, Ph.D.

The Washington Monument in Washington, D.C., is one of America's most famous landmarks.