Making of America: at Cornell.

…A digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction. The collection is particularly strong in the subject areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology. This site provides access to 267 monograph volumes and over 100,000 journal articles with 19th century imprints. The project represents a major collaborative endeavor in preservation and electronic access to historical texts.

Via this typically thoughtful Paul Ford post.

Design inspiration, certainly. When, oh when, will I see my long-desired handbills archive out there in the aether?