Here are some history resources for Henry VI Part 1. In addition to the history lesson we will cover on Friday, these resources will help you learn more. I update this page as I find additional resources, so check back if you want more ideas.
Folger Shakespeare Library | Henry VI Part 1
This website gives a nice summary, along with some historical context. What’s really great about this page is the digital archives. Scroll down to see some of the great digital versions of historical papers and renderings related to Henry VI Part 1.
Encyclopedia Britannica | Henry VI Part 1
Have we really studied history if we don’t look it up in the Britannica? 😉 Here is their take on Henry VI Part 1. They do a great job of helping you sift through some of Shakespeare’s hype and learn the real history the play was based upon.