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      • Thumb image for Native American Rock Art in CaliforniaResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Native American Rock Art in California

        Grades: 3 to Undergraduate
        Subjects: History-Social Science, Library Sciences, Visual Arts & Performing Arts
        For more than 40,000 years, humans have been inspired to create what archeologists call “rock art”: paintings and engravings on ...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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        California Missions

        Grades: 4
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        These images of the California missions show the transformation of the mission structures over the past two centuries. Some show...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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        1906 earthquake

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        This primary source collection includes photographs, documents, newspaper pages, political cartoons, works of art, diaries, tran...
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        Communism

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        This primary source collection includes photographs, documents, newspaper pages, political cartoons, works of art, diaries, tran...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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        Dams

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        This primary source collection includes photographs, documents, newspaper pages, political cartoons, works of art, diaries, tran...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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        Gold Rush

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        This primary source collection includes photographs, documents, newspaper pages, political cartoons, works of art, diaries, tran...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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        Serra, Junipero

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        This primary source collection includes photographs, documents, newspaper pages, political cartoons, works of art, diaries, tran...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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        Transportation

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        This primary source collection includes photographs, documents, newspaper pages, political cartoons, works of art, diaries, tran...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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      • Thumb image for World War IIResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        World War II

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        This primary source collection includes photographs, documents, newspaper pages, political cartoons, works of art, diaries, tran...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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      • Thumb image for The Letters of John MuirResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        The Letters of John Muir

        Grades: 4 to Graduate
        Subjects: History-Social Science, Library Sciences, Science, Technology, English-Language Arts
        The images in this topic are scanned copies of correspondence to and from the naturalist John Muir (1838-1914). They show how Mu...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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        Early California Exploration and Settlement

        Grades: 4
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        California has always been a place of cultural interaction. Early California evolved and changed with each new group of settlers...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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        Californio Society

        Grades: 4
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        Californios, elite families that received large land grants from Spain and Mexico, flourished during the 1830s to 1880s. The han...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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        Rich Resources

        Grades: 4 to 5, 8, 11
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        These images show the importance of both California's natural and human resource potential to the state’s development and subseq...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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      • Thumb image for Everyday LifeResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Everyday Life

        Grades: 4, 8
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        The images in this topic depict everyday life in California during a time of explosive growth. Even as the state’s mix of cultur...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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        Murder and Mayhem

        Grades: 4 to 5
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        These images of crime, revenge, and drug dens show why California was often called part of the "Wild West." With few actual law ...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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      • Thumb image for DisastersResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Disasters

        Grades: 4 to 5
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        The images in this group suggest that life during the Gold Rush could be harsh and unpredictable. But the ever-present risk of f...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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      • Thumb image for Everyday Life and PeopleResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Everyday Life and People

        Grades: 4 to 5
        Subjects: No subjects selected.
        The images in this group offer a glimpse of daily life in California during the mid-1800s in big cities like San Francisco and i...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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      • Thumb image for Environmental ImpactResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Environmental Impact

        Grades: 4
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        The images in this group show mines, miners at work, and the tools they used. They also illustrate the effect of the mines and t...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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        Growth of Cities

        Grades: 4 to 5
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        These images record the rapid growth of small settlements into big cities as people continued to come to California from all ove...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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        Diversity in the Changing State

        Grades: 4 to 5
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        The images in this topic clearly illustrate the great ethnic diversity of California's population during the Gold Rush years. Pe...
        Contributor: Calisphere
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