Camps and Places for Soldiers | Pennsylvania Civil War 150
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Pennsylvania Civil War 150

Pennsylvania Civil War 150


Camps & Places for Soldiers

Type ? Resource Title
S Camp William Penn
S African Americans: Historical Overview
P Artifact: Artillery: Pump form Camp Curtin

Other websites

Type ? Resource Title
S Henry Wirz, Former Commander of Confederate Prison Was Hanged November 10, 1865
P Camp of the 5th Pennsylvania Cavalry near the battlefield of Oct. 29, 1864: photograph
V National Civil War Museum School Programs
S Camp Curtin
S Camp William Penn
P, T The Civil War as Photographed by Mathew Brady

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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