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Pennsylvania Civil War 150

Pennsylvania Civil War 150

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PACivilWar150.com

Type ? Resource Title
S Camp William Penn
S African Americans: Historical Overview
S Soldiers: Historical Overview
S George Boker
S Thomas Morris Chester
S Nicholas Biddle
P Artifact: Broadsides
P Artifact: Soldiers: naturalizations
P Artifact: Paintings and Portraits: men of Color to Arms
S James Addams Beaver
S Hugh McNeil
S Octavius Catto
S Martin Delany
S Andrew Curtin

Other websites

Type ? Resource Title
P Mass meeting to avoid draft: broadside
P 9th Precinct, 15th Ward, Phila draft: printed ephemera
P Battle Hymn of Republic: lyrics
P Avoid the draft: broadside
P Free military school for applicants for commands of colored troops: pamphlet
P Lincoln’s writings
S Conscientious Objectors In The Civil War
P, S Civil War Resources at the Historical Society of PA

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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