Interested in what the New York Times was publishing from 1851-1922? Well, now you can see for yourself. The TimesMachine allows you to view, print and download as PDF all the articles printed by the NYT during those years.
Another old-timey offering online, the Library of Congress just released a service they’re calling the National Jukebox. This service makes available historical sound recordings for FREE! Currently the National Jukebox has over 10,000 sound recordings from the Victor Talking Machine Company (through a license agreement with Sony) from 1901-1925.
So enjoy your summer, and spend a few minutes checking out these great historical resources!