Educator Resources

National History Day Online Research Tools

Learn about National History Day resources from the National Archives! Explore DocsTeach in support of your NHD project for this year's theme- Frontiers in History: People, Places, Ideas.

Search these Resources for History Topics Across Historical Eras

DocsTeach National History Day Page

Check these Resources for Topics and Time Periods

American Revolution

Civil War & Reconstruction

The Great Depression

World War II

United Nations Poster with Flags


Civil Rights

The 1960s–1970s

Peace Corps Volunteer with Wheelbarrow

The Cold War

The 1980s–Present


New York City Firefighters