Anthem/Flag of Poland
Poles and liberty:"We hold these truths to be self evident, that all men are created equal." Thomas Jefferson & Wawrzyniec Goslick [Learn More]1600s debate on separation of church and state. [Learn More]1926, a gift to America from 5,500,000 Poles. [Learn More]
Play and learn the words to the National anthem of Poland . Includes the history on the Poland's national anthem and flag.
Origins of Poland
What were the beginnings of Poland? Poland was quite different in the 800s than the Poland we know today. Learn how it all began. Informational links are included on specific topics.
Chronology of Poland's History
View a time-line (966 - 1993) of the major historical events that are a part of Poland's history. Poland's existence as a country has been full struggle for survival. See what events shaped the Poland we know today. Informational links are included on specific topics.
Historical Polish Life
Poles who made notable contributions and what life was like for most Poles during different time periods. Includes women in Polish history, nobel laureauts, life of serfdom and more.
Historical Geography of Poland
Poland's geography has changed considerably during it's history making it difficult for genealogist to identify the location of their ancestors. This page gives a brief summary of geographic references such as Silesia, Prussia, Galicia, etc. necessary for understanding and locating where your ancestors actually lived.
Maps of Poland
Poland's borders since it's beginning has seen dynamic changes. It's early geography was known as the Kingdom of Poland cover a vast area of Central Europe. In the late Eighteenth Century Poland disappeared from maps until the end of WWI. Review these time line maps and learn about Poland's geograhical changes. (opens new window - close when done!)
Memorials of Polish Sacrifices
Poles that history must not forget. Those who died defending their country or died because of being Polish.