The American History and Government ClipArt collection offers 2,508 illustrations arranged in 26 galleries. The images range from exploration and Colonial America, to the American Revolution and Civil War, to the twentieth century. You can also visit our Flags and Emblems galleries to view historic U.S. and state flags, our collection of Historic American Currency, or the United States menu under "Places" to view illustrations sorted by individual state. Additional galleries of interest elsewhere on this site include: US Presidents, US Vice Presidents, US Senators, Supreme Court Justices, and Governors.
All illustrations in the ClipArt ETC collection are line drawings. If you are looking for color photographs of American History and Government, please visit the ClipPix ETC website.
The 1492-1606 Exploration ClipArt gallery offers 113 illustrations of the discovery and exploration of America by the European nations.
The 1607-1762 Colonial America ClipArt gallery offers 179 images of America during colonial time, when Britain still controlled the American Colonies.
The 1763-1788 American Revolution ClipArt gallery provides 574 illustrations arranged in 5 galleries, including events, places, camp life, and monuments.
The 1789-1860 American Republic ClipArt gallery provides 123 images of the time in United States history between the American Revolutionary War and the Civil War, marked by establishment and evolution…
The 1861-1865 Civil War ClipArt collection offers 915 illustrations sorted into 8 galleries including land and sea battles, camp life, places, monuments, and related events.
The 1866-1898 Reconstruction and Expansion ClipArt gallery offers 19 illustrations of the United States after the Civil War, which was marked by reconstruction and further expansion of the states.
The 1899 Spanish-American War ClipArt gallery includes 8 images of this brief war that resulted in the collapse of the Spanish Empire and the entrance of the United States onto the world stage.
The 1900 and Beyond ClipArt gallery includes 8 images for the history of the United States in the twentieth century.
The Native Americans ClipArt gallery offers 201 illustrations of the history, culture, weapons, ornaments, and more of several Native American tribes.
The Political Cartoons ClipArt gallery offers 311 political cartoons from American history. Many of the cartoons are by Thomas Nast.
The United States Government ClipArt gallery offers 34 illustrations of the American Government, including important locations such as Congress, the Capitol, and departments of the military.
The United States Stamps ClipArt gallery offers 19 reproductions of stamps issued by the United States, territories, and the Confederacy. A large collection of US Currency is located in the Mathematics…
The Miscellaneous American History ClipArt gallery offers 30 illustrations of general American history, including landmarks and locations that are of importance to the history of the United States.