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Historical Government Documents


Declassified documents/FOIA

Presidential papers (Executive)

Congress (Legislative)

Justice Department (Judicial)

FBI & CIA (Executive)

State Department (Executive)

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) / National Park Service (Executive) / Forest Service (USDA)

Bureau of Land Management

Indigenous Legal Histories & Treaties

Content Note: Many of these historical documents are written by United States government agencies, courts, or elected officials. As such, they record history from a particular point of view.

Center for Disease Control (CDC)

Works Progress Administration (WPA)

Historical Statistics

Public Comment on Policy