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Pennsylvania Civil War 150

Pennsylvania Civil War 150


Military Issues


Type ? Resource Title
P Artifact: Paintings and Portraits: Lobby of Logan House
P Simon Cameron
S Tactics
S George McClellan
S George Meade
T Creating a Military Image: Lincoln as Commander in Chief

Other websites

Type ? Resource Title
I The Civil War Illustrations Activity: Why did the North win the Civil War?
S The H.L.Hunley: Secret Weapon of the Confederacy
I Lincoln’s Crossroads: Online game
T Lesson Plan using Harper’s Weekly newspapers
P Lincoln’s writings
T The Union’s Grand Strategy Lesson Plan
S Confederates in Pittsburgh
T, P Letters, Telegrams, and Photographs Illustrating Factors that Affected the Civil War
P The Union Blockade: Lincoln's Proclamations

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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