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    • Thumb image for Factory vs. Plantation in the North and SouthResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Factory vs. Plantation in the North and South

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: United States History, Economics, Visual Arts, History-Social Science
      This lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, focuses on the differences in the economic systems of the North and South...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for A House Dividing: The Growing Crisis of Sectionalism in Antebellum AmericaResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      A House Dividing: The Growing Crisis of Sectionalism in Antebellum America

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, United States History, U.S. Constitution, History-Social Science
      In this unit of four lessons, from EDSITEment, students trace the development of sectionalism in the United States as it was dri...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Abraham Lincoln, the 1860 Election, and the Future of the American Union and SlaveryResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Abraham Lincoln, the 1860 Election, and the Future of the American Union and Slavery

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, United States History, U.S. Constitution, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students explore the wide-ranging debate over American slavery by pres...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Anti-Railroad Propaganda Poster: The Growth of Regionalism, 1800-1860Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Anti-Railroad Propaganda Poster: The Growth of Regionalism, 1800-1860

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science
      Anti-Railroad Propaganda Poster: The Growth of Regionalism, 1800-1860 uses a poster decrying the disruptive influence of railroa...
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    • Thumb image for John C. Calhoun's Speech to the United States Senate Against the Compromise of 1850Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      John C. Calhoun's Speech to the United States Senate Against the Compromise of 1850

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, United States History, History-Social Science
      This document is found on the Library of Congress American Memory Project Collection titled Words and Deeds in American Histor...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Civil War PhotographsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Civil War Photographs

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      Subjects: No subjects selected.
      Photographs and glass plate negatives from the Civil War Photographs Collection.
      Contributor: Library of Congress
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      Civil War Photographs

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: The Civil War & Reconstruction
      The online Civil War Photographs provides access to about 7,000 different images made during the American Civil War (1861-1865) ...
      Contributor: Library of Congress
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    • Thumb image for A Civil War Soldier in the Wildcat RegimentResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      A Civil War Soldier in the Wildcat Regiment

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: The Civil War & Reconstruction, United States History, United States, Geography, History-Social Science
      A Civil War Soldier in the Wildcat Regiment documents the Civil War experience of this captain in the 105th Regiment of Pennsylv...
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    • Thumb image for Life Before the Civil WarResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Life Before the Civil War

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students study differences between North and South prior to the Civil ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for A House Divided: Civil War PhotographyResource Type: Document

      A House Divided: Civil War Photography

      Grades: 4 to 12
      Subjects: The Civil War & Reconstruction, Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Visual Arts
      In this lesson, students examine a set of photographs and place them into the historical context of the Civil War.
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    • Thumb image for Drawings (Documentary)Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Drawings (Documentary)

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: No subjects selected.
      Primarily eyewitness sketches of Civil War scenes and events, including military personnel, battles, civilian activities, and la...
      Contributor: Library of Congress
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    • Thumb image for Abraham Lincoln PapersResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Abraham Lincoln Papers

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: American Democracy, The Civil War & Reconstruction, United States History, Branches of Government, History-Social Science
      Abraham Lincoln Papers presents Lincoln's draft of the Emancipation Proclamation, his second inaugural address, an 1864 memo exp...
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    • Thumb image for An Early Threat of Secession: The Missouri Compromise of 1820 and the Nullification CrisisResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      An Early Threat of Secession: The Missouri Compromise of 1820 and the Nullification Crisis

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, United States History, U.S. Constitution, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students explore the Missouri Compromise of 1820 and the Nullification...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The Gettysburg Address (1863)-Defining the American UnionResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Gettysburg Address (1863)-Defining the American Union

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students examine the most famous speech in American history to underst...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The Mathew Brady Bunch: Civil War NewspapersResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Mathew Brady Bunch: Civil War Newspapers

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Types of Media, United States History, Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Arts, Media, & Entertainment and 3 additional..
      In this Library of Congress activity, students become reporters, assigned to sort through Civil War photographs and find one tha...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Daniel Webster's Notes for His Speech to the United States Senate Favoring the Compromise of 1850Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Daniel Webster's Notes for His Speech to the United States Senate Favoring the Compromise of 1850

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, United States History, History-Social Science
      This document is found on the Library of Congress American Memory Project Collection titled Words and Deeds in American Histor...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Chatham Plantation:  Witness to the Civil WarResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Chatham Plantation: Witness to the Civil War

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: The Civil War & Reconstruction, United States History, United States, Geography, History-Social Science
      Chatham Plantation: Witness to the Civil War recounts what happened at this plantation overlooking Fredericksburg, Virginia. T...
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    • Thumb image for Engaging Students in a Collaborative Exploration of the Gettysburg AddressResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Engaging Students in a Collaborative Exploration of the Gettysburg Address

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Literature, United States History, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, History-Social Science
      In this ReadWriteThink lesson, groups of students investigate the historical significance of Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Addres...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Abraham Lincoln: First Inaugural AddressResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Abraham Lincoln: First Inaugural Address

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, United States History, History-Social Science
      This page, from the A Hypertext on American History Web site, contains the text of Abraham Lincoln s Inaugural Address, delive...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Smithsonian in Your Classroom: Abraham Lincoln: The Face of a WarResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Smithsonian in Your Classroom: Abraham Lincoln: The Face of a War

      Grades: 4 to 12
      Subjects: The Civil War & Reconstruction, United States History, History-Social Science
      Lessons in which Smithsonian portraits of Lincoln introduce a study of the Civil War. Analysis of the portraits—the famous “crac...
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