Secrets

of the Serial Set

A HISTORICAL BLOG SERIES

The Clinton-Lewinsky Scandal. The Manhattan Project. The Louisiana Purchase.

These are just a few of the gems to be found in the U.S. Congressional Serial Set, a must-have publication for studying American history. With more than two centuries of documents spanning more than 17,000 volumes, no other publication so beautifully reflects the maturation of the United States as a nation.

The Serial Set is an indispensable resource for any history lover. To prove it, we’ve created “Secrets of the Serial Set,” a fascinating blog series dedicated to revealing the historic material hidden throughout the immense publication. Each month, join HeinOnline as we explore notable events in U.S. history using the primary sources themselves.

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Bill Clinton giving speech

Secrets of the Serial Set: The Impeachment of Bill Clinton

As of this month, it’s been a year since our initial release of the Serial Set in HeinOnline … celebrate with another installment of our Secrets of the Serial Set series! This month, we dive into the events surrounding the 1998 impeachment of President William Jefferson Clinton.

Kissing the War Goodbye

Secrets of the Serial Set: The Pacific Theater of World War II

This month, HeinOnline continues its Secrets of the Serial Set series by investigating the course of events in the Pacific theater of World War II and their culmination in V-J (Victory over Japan) Day, the official end date of the War.

Panama Canal

Secrets of the Serial Set: Constructing the Panama Canal

This month, HeinOnline continues its Secrets of the Serial Set series by exploring one of the largest and most challenging engineering projects ever undertaken: the Panama Canal. Grab a seat and prepare to be blown away by what the Serial Set has to offer.

Hawaii Beach

Secrets of the Serial Set: The Annexation of Hawaii

This month, HeinOnline continues its Secrets of the Serial Set series by diving into the controversy surrounding the annexation of Hawaii to the United States. Grab a seat and prepare to be blown away by what the Serial Set has to offer.

Susan B Anthony

Secrets of the Serial Set: Susan B. Anthony and Women’s Suffrage

This month, HeinOnline continues its Secrets of the Serial Set series with a consideration of Susan B. Anthony, her trial, and women’s suffrage in general. Join us each month to explore notable events in U.S. history with the primary sources themselves.

Map of Lewis and Clark tracks

Secrets of the Serial Set: The Lewis and Clark Expedition

This month, HeinOnline continues its Secrets of the Serial Set series by exploring the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Join us each month to explore notable events in U.S. history using the primary sources themselves.