Animated Atlas portrays large chapters of American history quickly by animating maps and geographic features. For school, home and genealogy use.
American History Movies
Growth of a Nation is a free, ten minute movie which depicts the geographic history of the United States from 1789. It is interactive with the timeline below.
The AMERICAN HISTORY TIMELINE is available here or under Resources at the bottom of this page. Printable versions are on the CD-ROM for sale.
The CD-ROM Growth of a Nation enhanced has two additional layers:
The timeline layer has 150 short articles.
The population layer animates the growth of cities, Native Americans, and the settling of the West.
Our sales page has details on education and home use and purchase.
A series of four videos have been produced using the approach seen in "Growth of a Nation." Geographic elements are the actors used to portray history on a large scale, and are thus made memorable. Click an image above for more information on that video. Each video description is followed by resources for that period of history.