Several links to help you learn about the most important events in the history of the USA. Feel free to comment and add any other links below!
– Great moments in US history: http://listverse.com/2009/11/25/10-great-moments-in-us-history/
– Important events in US history: http://listverse.com/2011/07/14/top-10-important-events-in-us-history/
– the history of Ellis Island : http://www.history.com/topics/american-history/videos#deconstructing-history-ellis-island
– the Statue of Liberty: http://www.history.com/topics/american-history/videos#the-statue-of-liberty
– Rosie the riveter (Idea of progress/myths and heroes) : http://www.history.com/news/ask-history/who-was-the-real-rosie-the-riveter