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Pennsylvania Civil War 150

Pennsylvania Civil War 150

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Civil Rights

PACivilWar150.com

Type ? Resource Title
S Little-known aspects of Civil War
S Civil Rights
S Caroline LeCount
S Consequences
P Artifact: Political: Civil Rights and Black Power buttons
S Anna Dickinson

Other websites

Type ? Resource Title
S, P Black Voting Rights: The Creation of the 15th Amendment
S, P The End of Slavery: The Creation of the 13th Amendment
I Reconstruction: The Second Civil War

Key: [to letter or symbol designation]
S Secondary source, able to be read by secondary level student
P Primary source. For a good primer on how to teach with primary sources, go to Smithsonian's Teaching with Primary Sources
T Teaching material and lesson plan, background reading on a more scholarly level
I Interactive or multi-media that a student can use directly
V Place to visit or event to attend

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