On February 16, 1862, General Buckner surrendered Fort Donelson.
Grade Range: 4-12
Resource Type(s): Reviewed Websites
Date Posted: 10/7/2008
The Manuscript Division of the Library of Congress is the nation's oldest and most comprehensive presidential library. Although the website is older, it provides valuable images of original primary source documents related to 23 presidents, each paired with contextual information. This is a fantastic teaching resource for teachers who want their students to learn about the presidents and events in American History through the use of primary source documents.